DOT announces new round of INFRA grant funding

Logistics Management |

June 22, 2020

The proposed 20 projects for grant funding was soundly received by the Washington, D.C.-based Coalition for America’s Gateways and Trade Corridors (CAGTC).

“Competitive programs, such as INFRA, are critical to funding large-scale freight infrastructure projects, which are difficult to fund through traditional distribution methods such as formula programs,” said CAGTC Executive Director Elaine Nessle in a statement. “We congratulate our members who were successful in this round of awards. Applicants from across the country requested more than eight times the available funding, demonstrating the need for a robustly funded, freight-specific competitive grant program in future reauthorizations.”

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