State Planning Funds
CSFA Number: 494-00-1437
Agency Name
Department Of Transportation (494)
Agency Contact
Holly Bieneman
Short Description
State funds available to planning agencies to carry out planning or match available federal transportation planning funds. Please note: when these funds are used as a match, they will be awarded/recorded under the specific CSFA program (typically 1009). Matching funding totals should be reduced from this program and added to the specific program. All non-match funding will be processed under this CSFA Program, by issuing a NOSA and posting the award.
Subject Area
Economic Development
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
Objectives and Goals
To conduct transportation planning or activities that support transportation planning and programming.
Types of Assistance
Formula Grants
Uses and Restrictions
To conduct transportation planning and programming or activities that support transportation planning and programming. Non-federal match to federal funds used to conduct and support transportation planning and programming or carry out the 3-C (Continuous, Coordinated & Comprehensive) planning process through Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs).
Eligibility Requirements
Transportation related planning, programming, data collection, or data analysis. No capital improvements. Public agency.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Provide request to Bureau Chief of Planning including scope of use, amount requested, and anticipated expenditure date/length of use.
Assistance Consideration
Need. Whether the project furthers the goals of the State of Illinois, Department of Transportation, and/or the Long Range Transportation plan or another planning product of the Department.
Post Assistance Requirements
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $5,500,000
FY 2018 : $5,567,386
FY 2019 : $10,000,000
FY 2020 : $10,000,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details494-00-1437Not ApplicableGeneral announcement open for a period of time with no specific due dates for applications.
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
18-1437-0001Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning07/01/201506/30/2020597,010
18-1437-0012Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning07/01/201606/30/2021406,250
19-1437-10410Sangamon County, Illinois06/19/201906/30/2020400,000
19-1437-10395Tri-County Regional Planning Commission08/01/201807/31/2020160,000
19-1437-12689McLean County Regional Planning Commission06/01/201905/31/202190,728