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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: 5339(b) Grants for Buses and Bus Facilities Program
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Transit Administration
Project Name/Number:
Award Recipient City of Longview
City/Country/State Longview, WA
Place of Performance Longview
State Congressional District 3
Entitle Amount $ 0.00
Discretionary Amount $ 1,560,000.00
Total Grant Amount $ 1,560,000.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Kate Webb, 202-366-5781

Description:
The purpose of the Grants for Buses and Bus Facilities Program is to assist in the financing of buses and bus facilities capital projects, including replacing, rehabilitating, purchasing or leasing buses or related equipment, and rehabilitating, purchasing, constructing or leasing bus-related facilities.


The City of Longview will receive funding to purchase new low-floor biodiesel buses to replace older buses that have exceeded their useful life. The new buses will be operated by RiverCities Transit and will improve access, mobility and transit service for residents of Kelso and Longview.




Should you have any questions, please contact the Office of Governmental Affairs (202)366-4573.