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Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-6720
Toll Free:  1-888-846-2422
Tel:   1-907-474-1580
Fax:  1-907-474-5731
Email:   bdbluehorse@alaska.edu

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Alaska Tribal Technical Assistance Program Center

The Alaska Tribal Technical Assistance Program (AKTTAP) is located at the Interior Aleutians Campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. It is funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration to assist tribal governments in developing and managing their transportation programs.   AKTTAP aims to improve transportation infrastructure in Alaska through education, training, and technology transfer.  

Safety Peer Exchange for Tribal Governments

Safety Peer Exchange for Tribal Governments
December 9-10, 2014
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SFY2016 Alaska Community Transportation Grants


Notice of Solicitation: Call for Applications

SFY2016 Alaska Community Transportation Grants

Grant Applications due by 4:30 P.M. December 19, 2014

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is currently accepting Grant Applications for both Public Transit and Human Service Grant programs.

Funding will be available July 1, 2015 under the following funding programs:

  • FTA Section 5310, Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
  • FTA Section 5316, Job Access and Reverse Commute
  • FTA Section 5317, New Freedom
  • Alaska Mental Health Trust (AMHT)
  • FTA Section 5311 Rural Public Transit (We will not be accepting any NEW Public Transit agencies for FY2016 grants)

All applications must be submitted electronically though the Alaska Community Transit Grant Management system at http://akdot.blackcatgrants.com

For access, please contact Stephanie Bushong at Stephanie.bushong@alaska.gov

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to:

State Transit Office
Division of Program Development, DOT&PF
PO Box 112500
Juneau, AK 99811

For more information, contact:
Debbi Howard, State Programs Coordinator
Ph: 907-465-2883
Email: debbi.howard@alaska.gov

Federal Highway Administration MAP-21 Website

On July 6, 2012 President Obama signed the new transportation bill, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century.  The Federal Highway Administration has created a website to provided related resources as they become available, the site can be accessed at:  http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/MAP21/. 

Federal Transit Administration MAP-21 Website

The Federal Transit Administration has also created a website for information on their implementation of MAP-21, including program information and guidance for grantees. The site can be accessed at: http://www.fta.dot.gov/map21/

Every Day Counts Initiative

Every Day Counts is designed to identify and deploy innovation aimed at shortening project delivery, enhancing the safety of our roadways, and protecting the environment.

For more information, visit:  http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/everydaycounts/