The purpose of the program is to provide funding for safety improvements at both public and private highway-rail grade crossings along federally designated high-speed rail corridors. This program is jointly administered by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
Eligible Government Entity / SAFETEA-LU and/or Title 23 Citation(s)
Funds are made available to the States along the 11 designated high-speed rail corridors. (23 USC §104(d)(2)).
Estimated Amount Available for Grants*: $21,000,000
*Note: Actual amount available for award subject to reduction pending final obligation limitation distribution and lop-off calculation.
How to Apply
Application Deadline: June 3, 2011
FHWA Point of Contact
Office of Safety