Category Archives: FAST ACT

Apply Now for Positive Train Control (PTC) Implementation Grants

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

Commuter rail agencies, take note: the U.S. Department of Transportation today announced a notice of funding opportunity for $199 million in competitive grant funding for Positive Train Control (PTC) implementation, which prevents accidents and saves lives.  The grants, which will …

FTA Extends National Online Dialogue on Transit Worker Assaults to August 31

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

In response to increased industry interest, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today that the National Online Dialogue to address the problem of transit worker assaults will remain open until Wednesday, August 31. The National Online Dialogue presents stakeholders with …

2015 FAST Act Presentation

Posted ago by Stephanie Lewis

This is FTA’s summary of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) signed into law by President Obama on December 4, 2015. http://www.fta.dot.gov/documents/2015_FAST_Act_Presentation.pdf