[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 23 (Thursday, February 4, 2010)]
[Pages 5847-5848]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-2310]



Federal Transit Administration

Section 5309 Bus and Bus Facilities Livability Initiative and 
Urban Circulator Program Grants

AGENCY: Federal Transit Administration (FTA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice to Extend Application Deadline for the Bus and Bus 
Facilities and Urban Circulator Livability Initiative Programs.


SUMMARY: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced on December 
8, 2009, the availability of discretionary Section 5309 Bus and Bus 
Facilities grant and New Starts funds in support of the Department of 
Transportation's Livability Initiative (``Livability Bus Program''). 
The Livability Bus Program is funded using $150 million in unallocated 
Discretionary Bus and Bus Facilities Program funds, authorized by 49 
U.S.C. 5309(b) of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient, 
Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU), Public Law 
109-59, August 10, 2005. The Urban Circulator Program is funded using 
$130 million in unallocated New Starts/Small Starts Program Funds 
authorized by 49 U.S.C. 5309(b) of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, 
Efficient, Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU), 
Public Law 109-59, August 10, 2005.

DATES: This Notice will extend the submittal date for proposals of the 
discretionary Bus Livability and Urban Circulator Programs to February 
10, 2010.

ADDRESSES: Proposals may be submitted to FTA electronically at 
buslivability@dot.gov or urbancirculator@dot.gov through the GRANTS.GOV 
APPLY function.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Contact the appropriate FTA Regional 
Administrator (Appendix A) for proposal specific information and 
issues. For general program information on the Bus Livability Program, 
contact Kimberly Sledge, Office of Transit Programs, 202-366-2053, e-
mail: kimberly.sledge@dot.gov or Henrika Buchanan-Smith, 202-366-4020, 
e-mail: henrika.buchanan-smith@dot.gov. For general information on the 
Urban Circulator Program contact Elizabeth Day, Office of Planning and 
Environment, (202) 366-5159, e-mail: Elizabeth.Day@dot.gov. A TDD is 
available at 1-800-877-8339 (TDD/FIRS).

    Issued in Washington, DC, this 29th day of January 2010.
Peter Rogoff,

Appendix A

                          FTA Regional Offices
Richard H. Doyle, Regional           Robert C. Patrick, Regional
 Administrator, Region 1--Boston,     Administrator, Region 6--Ft.
 Kendall Square, 55 Broadway, Suite   Worth, 819 Taylor Street, Room
 920, Cambridge, MA 02142-1093,       8A36, Ft. Worth, TX 76102, Tel.
 Tel. 617-494-2055.                   817-978-0550.
States served: Connecticut, Maine,   States served: Arkansas, Louisiana,
 Massachusetts, New Hampshire,        Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas.
 Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Brigid Hynes-Cherin, Regional        Mokhtee Ahmad, Regional
 Administrator, Region 2--New York,   Administrator, Region 7--Kansas
 One Bowling Green, Room 429, New     City, MO, 901 Locust Street, Room
 York, NY 10004-1415, Tel. 212-668-   404, Kansas City, MO 64106, Tel.
 2170.                                816-329-3920.
States served: New Jersey, New       States served: Iowa, Kansas,
 York.                                Missouri, and Nebraska.
New York Metropolitan Office,
 Region 2--New York, One Bowling
 Green, Room 428, New York, NY
 10004-1415, Tel. 212-668-2202.
Letitia Thompson, Regional           Terry Rosapep, Regional
 Administrator, Region 3--            Administrator, Region 8--Denver,
 Philadelphia, 1760 Market Street,    12300 West Dakota Ave., Suite 310,
 Suite 500, Philadelphia, PA 19103-   Lakewood, CO 80228-2583, Tel. 720-
 4124, Tel. 215-656-7100.             963-3300.
States served: Delaware, Maryland,   States served: Colorado, Montana,
 Pennsylvania, Virginia, West         North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah,
 Virginia, and District of            and Wyoming.

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Philadelphia Metropolitan Office,
 Region 3--Philadelphia, 1760
 Market Street, Suite 500,
 Philadelphia, PA 19103-4124, Tel.
Washington, DC Metropolitan Office,
 1990 K Street, NW., Room 510,
 Washington, DC 20006, Tel. 202-219-
Yvette Taylor, Regional              Leslie T. Rogers, Regional
 Administrator, Region 4--Atlanta,    Administrator, Region 9--San
 230 Peachtree Street, NW., Suite     Francisco, 201 Mission Street,
 800, Atlanta, GA 30303, Tel. 404-    Room 1650, San Francisco, CA 94105-
 865-5600.                            1926, Tel. 415-744-3133.
States served: Alabama, Florida,     States served: American Samoa,
 Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi,      Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii,
 North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South   Nevada, and the Northern Mariana
 Carolina, Tennessee, and Virgin      Islands.
                                     Los Angeles Metropolitan Office,
                                      Region 9--Los Angeles, 888 S.
                                      Figueroa Street, Suite 1850, Los
                                      Angeles, CA 90017-1850, Tel. 213-
Marisol Simon, Regional              Rick Krochalis, Regional
 Administrator, Region 5--Chicago,    Administrator, Region 10--Seattle,
 200 West Adams Street, Suite 320,    Jackson Federal Building, 915
 Chicago, IL 60606, Tel. 312-353-     Second Avenue, Suite 3142,
 2789.                                Seattle, WA 98174-1002, Tel. 206-
States served: Illinois, Indiana,    States served: Alaska, Idaho,
 Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and       Oregon, and Washington.
Chicago Metropolitan Office, Region
 5--Chicago, 200 West Adams Street,
 Suite 320, Chicago, IL 60606, Tel.

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