FY24 Northeast Corridor IIJA Supplemental Cooperative Agreement to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 14th, 2024
Close Date
February 28th, 2024
Total Funding
$1,189,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$1,189,000,000.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
FR-AMT-24-005

Agency

DOT - Federal Railroad Administration (DOT-FRA)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Transportation

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Federal Railroad Administration is offering a FY24 Northeast Corridor IIJA Supplemental Cooperative Agreement to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak). This cooperative agreement aims to provide $1,189,000,000 in funding for various activities related to the Northeast Corridor. These activities include rolling stock acquisition and facilities, deferred capital work for on-corridor sole benefit, capital renewal of backlogged projects, and bringing Amtrak-served stations into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Additionally, the grant funds can be used as the non-federal share or match for projects on the Northeast Corridor selected for award under 49 U.S.C. 24911(f) after the date of enactment of IIJA. To receive the funds, Amtrak must complete the grant application and submit the required documents electronically. The opportunity is open to Amtrak only. The deadline for submission is February 28, 2024. For more information, please visit the additional information link.

Description

Pursuant to Public Law 117-58 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (Nov. 15, 2021) - The Federal Railroad Administration is to make available to Amtrak $1,189,000,000 in FY24 supplemental funding to fund activities related to Northeast Corridor rolling stock acquisition and facilities; on-corridor sole benefit deferred capital work, capital renewal of backlogged projects and activities undertaken to bring Amtrak –served stations into full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act; and other eligible uses of IIJA Supplemental Funding such as use of grant funds as the non-federal share or match for projects on the Northeast Corridor selected for award under 49 U.S.C. 24911(f) after the date of enactment of IIJA. In order to receive these funds, Amtrak must complete the grant application and submit the following items electronically: Application for Federal Assistance SF-424; SF 424B Assurances Non-Construction Programs; SF 424D Assurances Construction Programs; Statement of Work and signed copies of the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Railroad Administration Assurances and Certification forms (http://www.fra.dot.gov/downloads/admin/assurancesandcertifications.pdf).

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant