As required by the American Rescue Plan Act, funds will be awarded to eligible recipients or eligible sub-recipients of Urbanized Area Formula funds or Rural Area Formula funds that, as a result of the Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID–19), require additional assistance for costs related to operations, personnel, cleaning, and sanitization combating the spread of pathogens on transit systems, and debt service payments incurred to maintain operations and avoid layoffs and furloughs.
November 8, 2021
LEVEL OF EFFORT
Department of Transportation
Federal Transit Administration
State governments and Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized). Eligible recipients of Urbanized Area Formula funds or Rural Area Formula funds who, as a result of COVID–19, require additional assistance. This includes Indian tribes that are eligible recipients of Urbanized Area Formula funds or Rural Area Formula funds. Only designated and direct recipients under those programs, including States and Indian tribes, may apply directly to FTA under this NOFO.