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Notice Of Grant Award

Title: FY2019 Human Trafficking Awareness and Public Safety Initiative Project Selections
DOT Agency Disbursing Funds: Federal Transit Administration
Project Name/Number:
Award Recipient Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
City/Country/State Dallas, TX
Place of Performance Dallas
State Congressional District 3, 24, 30, 32, 33
Entitle Amount $ 0.00
Discretionary Amount $ 49,600.00
CARES Amount $ 0.00
Total Grant Amount $ 49,600.00
DOT Regional Office/Telephone Number Kate Webb 202-366-5693

Description:
The Human Trafficking Awareness and Public Safety Initiative funds innovative projects that assist transit agencies with identifying and adopting specific measures to address public safety in transit systems, including crime prevention, human trafficking, and operator assault, as well as those that develop and disseminate technical assistance materials supporting public safety awareness campaigns.


Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) will receive funding to conduct employee training and public education to prevent human trafficking on transit. DART also plans to host a one-day summit with local, state and federal partners to share information about human trafficking. DART provides bus, light rail and commuter rail service in the Dallas area.




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