Sacramento Area Active Transportation Program (ATP) – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Cities, counties, tribes, MPOs, transit agencies, school districts, nonprofits (recreational trails only) located in Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba counties. Applications must have been submitted through the statewide program to be considered for this Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) program.

What it Funds

Sidewalks, bike lanes, trails, Safe Routes to School programs, and plans for walking and bicycling.

When to Apply

The application deadline is typically concurrent with the Statewide Active Transportation Program deadline, which occurs every two years. It is anticipated that the next call for applications (Cycle 5) will be announced in Spring 2020.

Available Funds

Approximately $11.6 million (2019).

Award Size


Small, Medium, and Large

Level of Effort to Apply


Low to Medium

Competitiveness
To be determined
Community Design Funding Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Cities, counties, air districts, transit districts, and other local government agencies within Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba counties.

What it Funds

Projects which support alternative transportation modes, mixed-use, compact, and infill development, higher density housing, streetscape improvements.

When to Apply

Call for proposals typically announced every other year. The next call for projects likely in 2020.

Available Funds

$16 Million (2018).

Award Size


Small to Medium

Level of Effort to Apply


Medium

Competitiveness
To be determined
Green Region Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Projects must qualify for federal and state funding. Eligible applicants to be determined.

What it Funds

Electric vehicle (EV) public charging programs, regional EV car share/rental programs, programs which evaluate EVs in transportation network company (TNC) fleets/rideshare services, incentives for EV shuttles in public fleets, EV microtransit service, zero-emission buses and required fueling infrastructure, and mobility hubs in disadvantaged communities.

When to Apply

As funding is available.The most recent application period closed in August 2018.

Available Funds

$11.76 Million (2018).

Award Size


Small to Medium

Level of Effort to Apply


Low to Medium

Competitiveness

4 out of 12 proposals funded (2018).

Regional Funding Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Projects located in Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, or Yuba counties and listed in the 2016 Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy (MTP/SCS).

What it Funds

Projects that result in vehicle miles traveled (VMT) reductions, increase multi-modal transportation options, provide long-term economic benefits with consideration to both urban and rural economies, improve goods movement, significantly improve safety and security, and provide benefits that maintain and improve the existing transportation system.

When to Apply

The most recent application period closed in July 2018. Next call for projects anticipated in 2020.

Available Funds

Approximately $92.5 Million (2018).

Award Size


Small to Medium

Level of Effort to Apply


High

Competitiveness

7 out of 25 proposal funded (2019).

Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Mini-Grant Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Local governments, special districts, nonprofits, community colleges, colleges universities, and K-12 public education institutions in El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba counties.

What it Funds

Programs, events, and/or projects that reduce single occupancy vehicle trips and miles traveled by encouraging people to walk, bicycle, ride transit, carpool, vanpool and/or telework.

When to Apply

Applications will be accepted in two phases until all funds are awarded. The first phase ended in December 2018, and the second phase is currently accepting applications until June 30, 2019.

Available Funds

$120,000 total, $60,000 in Phase 2 and $60,000 in Phase 3, for up to $10,000 per project.

Award Size


Small

Level of Effort to Apply


Low

Competitiveness

6 out of 13 proposals funded in phase 1.

Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Traditional Grant Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments
Who is Eligible

Local governments and special districts, nonprofits, community colleges, colleges, universities, and K-12 public education institutions.

What it Funds

Small non-infrastructure projects, programs, or events to reduce single occupancy vehicle trips and miles traveled by encouraging people to walk, bicycle, ride transit, carpool, vanpool and/or telework.

When to Apply

The most recent application period closed in July 2018.

Available Funds

$250,000 (2018). Grants range from $20,000 to $100,000 per project.

Award Size


Small

Level of Effort to Apply


Low

Competitiveness
To be determined
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