Transportation

The following is a listing of funding opportunities potentially available for projects related to Transportation with focus on programs applicable to North Central Kansas. Click here for helpful tips on seeking project funding.


Note: A comprehensive Local Program Opportunities Guide from the Kansas Department of Transportation is available here.
City Connecting Link Improvement Program

Assists cities in funding improvements to City Connecting Links (city streets that carry a state highway designation). Minimum local match 0 – 25%, depending on the size of the city.

Deadline: Annually, generally in the spring.
Organization: Kansas Department of Transportation

Safe Routes to School Program

A Federal reimbursement program that provides funding for infrastructural projects and educational activities that assists cities, counties, and school districts to enable children to walk or bicycle to school more safely. Funding will be provided for infrastructure projects, non-infrastructure-related (i.e. public awareness campaigns, traffic education, student training on bicycle and pedestrian safety, etc.), and development of safe routes to schools plans, with the possibility of future funding to implement the plan. Minimum local match is 20%.

Deadline: Every other year.
Organization: Kansas Department of Transportation

Transportation Alternatives Program

A Federal reimbursement program that provides funding for projects that relate to surface transportation and fall within one of the three eligible project categories 1.) Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities, 2.) Historic, and 3.) Scenic and Environmental. Project applications must be submitted by a local governing entity (i.e. city, county, school district, and other political subdivisions). Minimum local match is 20%.

Deadline: Every other year.
Organization: Kansas Department of Transportation