Active Transportation Infrastructure Investment Program (ATIIP)

Type
Funding
Grant Deadline
Organization
US Department of Transportation, Office of Planning, Environment, and Realty
Description

The Active Transportation Infrastructure Investment Program (ATIIP) is a new competitive grant program created by Section 11529 of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (enacted as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Pub. L. 117-58) to construct projects to provide safe and connected active transportation facilities in active transportation networks or active transportation spines.

Funding Amount
In 2023, FHWA received $45 million in funding for ATIIP from the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2023 (Pub. L. 117-328), the first funds appropriated for this program. Pursuant to section 11529(d)(2) of BIL, FHWA will set aside at least $3 million of available ATIIP funding for Planning and Design grants. Pursuant to section 11529(d)(1) of BIL, FHWA will provide at least 30% of ATIIP funding to projects that construct active transportation networks, and at least 30% of ATIIP funding to projects that construct active transportation spines.
Matching Funds
The extent to which the applicant demonstrates commitment of State, local, or eligible Federal matching funds, or land, or other in-kind contributions will be considered when reviewing ATIIP grant applications
Geography
Eligibility
a local or regional governmental organization, including a metropolitan planning organization or regional planning organization or council;
a multicounty special district;
a State;
a multistate group of governments; or
an Indian tribe (BIL § 11529(l)(5)).
Contact Information
Bernadette Dupont at bernadette.dupont@dot.gov
Status/Type
Grant