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Transit ShelterMassDOT’s Rail & Transit Division MassDOT FY15 Community Transit Grant Program applications are now available.

The Federal Transit Administration and the Commonwealth provide financial assistance through a number of programs to Regional Transit Authorities, Private Non-Profits/For-Profits, Councils on Aging, municipalities that provide transit service and State Agencies to improve, maintain and operate service.

Organizations that wish to apply for the Federal funds (Title 49 USC Sections 5310, 5311 (f), and 5339) and State funds (Mobility Assistance Program) should Applicants must submit applications using the MassDOT web-based grant application system known as GrantsPlus. This training will introduce new applicants to the process and provide return-applicants with an update on any changes.

Application Availability: All fiscal year 2015 applications and guidance documents are available as of Monday, February 3rd. Documents will be updated and available on the web:

Application Due Date: All applications must be received by MassDOT no later than 5 p.m. on March 3rd. Applicants are encouraged to submit applications before the deadline. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

please contact Price Armstrong, Transit and Capital Analyst, at 857-368-9555 or by email at

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