Summary of SACOG 2015 Regional Funding Programs
|State Active Transportation Program||Regional Active Transportation Program||Bicycle & Pedestrian Funding Program||Community Design Funding Program||Regional/Local Funding Program|
|Purpose/ Objective||Encourage increased use of active modes of transportation||The Regional ATP targets projects that increase walking/biking, improve safety, and benefit disadvantaged communities. The Regional BPFP concentrates on project performance to implement the MTP/SCS. Together, the programs strive to improve the region’s active transportation system, air quality, and overall quality of life.||Physical implementation of Blueprint principles||Implement the MTP/SCS by providing regional benefits|
|Min/Max Funding Request||$250,000 min. No max request.||Infrastructure projects: $250,000 min.Non-infrastructure projects: $50,000 minNo max request.||Capital projects: $250,000 min.
Pre-construction-only projects: $150,000 min.Non-capital projects: $50,000 min.No max request.
|Three award categories:
1) Conventional: $300,000 to $4 million; Pre-construction $150,000-$500,000.
2) Complete Streets focus: $1.5 million-$4 million.
3) Non-Competitive: max $100,000.
|Capital projects do not have min or max project size.|
|Estimated Funding (Subject to Change)||$179,550,000||$9,615,000||~ $11-13 million||~ $17-19 million||~$98-$112 million|
|Fund Types||State & Federal ATP||State & Federal ATP||CMAQ, RSTP, STIP, SMF||CMAQ, RSTP, STIP|
|Match requirements||No match required, though leveraging of additional funds is encouraged||11.47% for all projects||11.47% for all projects||11.47% for projects in competitive category; 10% for non-competitive||11.47% for all projects|
|Eligible Geographies||Statewide||El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, & Yuba Counties||Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, & Yuba Counties|
|Pre Application Dates|
|Guidelines Released||Week of 4/20/2015|
|Optional orientation workshop(s)||5/6/15
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|Presubmittal/ Intent Letter due||N/A||6/5/2015 Intent Letter||6/5/2015 Pre-submittal Letter||6/5/15|
|Applications Due||6/1/2015 (Apply to Caltrans, copy to SACOG)||6/19/15||6/29/15||7/10/15|
|Other Dates||July: Sponsor Phone Call or Meeting||7/22/15 — Interviews||July: Sponsor Phone Call or Meeting|
|Recommendation announced||CTC – 9/15/15||RPP – 8/26/15Adjusted – 9/15/15||RPP – 10/ 7/15|
|Recommendation approved||CTC -10/22/15||SACOG Board – 10/29/15CTC – 12/9/15||SACOG Board- 12/10/15|
|*Dates linked to standing committees are subject to change.|