The Federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), was enacted on November 15, 2021 creating numerous federal transportation programs and grant opportunities. This page provides up to date information on current grant opportunities, resources and other information related to the implemenation of the numerous federal programs.

For more information or questions, contact CDTC.  

Grant Opportunities

Upcoming Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Announcements

  • Bridge Investment Program

Notice of Funding Opportunity
Program Website
Planning Project Application Due: July 25, 2022, at 11:59 PM EDT
Large Bridge Project Application Due: August 9, 2022, at 11:59 PM EDT
Bridge Project Application Due: September 8, 2022, at 11:59 PM EDT

  • Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) Discretionary Grant Program

Notice of Funding Opportunity, applications due on April 14, 2022. Awards announced in August 2022
Program Information

  • Reconnecting Communities Pilot Program – Planning Grants and Capital Construction Grants

Grant opportunity, coming soon!

  • Safe Streets and Roads for All (SS4A) Grant Program

Notice of Funding Opportunitiy, applications due on September 15, 2022
How to Apply 

  • Tribal Transportation Program (TTP) 

Program Q & A

  • Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning Pilot Program

Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning Grant Information

Eligible applicants and eventual grant recipients under this program must be FTA grantees, such as CDTA. A proposer must either be the project sponsor of an eligible transit capital project as defined above or an entity with land use planning authority in an eligible transit capital project corridor. Evidence of a partnership between these two types of entities will be required unless the applicant has both responsibilities. Refer to the Notice of Funding Opportunity for more information.

Applications are due on July 25, 2022. Only one application per transit capital project corridor may be submitted to FTA. 

Visit the USDOT Grants webpage for additional grant information 

Guidance and Support

Have Questions? Contact Us!

Sandra Misiewicz AICP, CDTC Executive Director

Phone: (518) 458-2161
Fax: (518) 729-5764
General E-Mail:

Upcoming Formula Programs

Carbon Reduction Program (CRP)

By November 15, 2023, States are required to develop a Carbon Reduction Strategy in consultation with CDTC and all 14 New York State MPOs. The State Carbon Reduction Strategy shall support efforts to reduce transportation emissions and identify projects and strategies to reduce these emissions. The Carbon Reduction Strategy must be updated at least once every four years. States and MPOs are encouraged to obligate CRP funding for projects that support implementation of the State’s Carbon Reduction Strategy.

Guidance (as of April 2022)

National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Formula Program

New York State is required to submit an EV Infrastructure Deployment Plan descirbing how the State intends to use its NEVI Formula Program funds to the Joint U.S. Office of Energy and Transportation not later than August 1, 2022. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will approve eligible Plans by September 30, 2022. See the Guidance document for more information. 

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking