Transit Illinois Jobs Now for the Regional Transportation Authority
CSFA Number: 494-80-1133
Agency Name
Department Of Transportation (494)
Agency Contact
Joe Iacullo
Short Description
This program provides funding for construction costs, making grants and providing project assistance to the Regional Transit Authority for public transportation projects implemented by RTA, CTA, Metra and Pace.
Subject Area
Economic Development
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
Civil Administrative Code of Illinois (20 ILCS 2705, et seq.) and the General Obligation Bond Act (30 ILCS 330/1, et seq.).
Objectives and Goals
To provide state capital assistance for public transportation improvement projects.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
For public transportation projects implemented by RTA, CTA, Metra or Pace.
Eligibility Requirements
This funding available only to the Regional Transportation Authority.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations; Nonprofit Organizations; For-Profit Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Awards based on available funding.
Assistance Consideration
These bond funds can be used as 100% funding or as match for other state or federal funding.
Post Assistance Requirements
Requires submittal of quarterly reports.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2015 : $822,009,740
FY 2016 : $652,942,532
FY 2017 : $522,235,424
FY 2018 : $396,996,933
FY 2020 : $181,773,853
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
CAP-14-1075-ILLREGIONAL TRANSPORTATION07/01/201403/31/2024103,820,000