Region 8 Bulletin
April 4, 2016
Rural Transit Agencies: Apply Now for 2016 Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Administrator’s Award Dear Grantees: Any local rural transit provider receiving assistance under Section 5311 may be nominated for the FTA’s Administrator’s Award for Outstanding Public Service. Transit providers will be judged on their success in improving the mobility of Americans in rural areas and providing better access to jobs, health care, and other community services. Nominations must address how transit systems create connections for riders, particularly in low-income communities, as well as veterans, seniors, youths, and disadvantaged populations.