About the Program:
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!!!
NOACA is now accepting applications and requests for funding for its 2018 Program! The Enhanced Mobility for Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities (Section 5310) program provides capital grants to assist governments, transit agencies, and other transportation providers who offer coordinated transportation services that are planned, designed, and carried out to meet the needs of seniors and individuals with disabilities in the Cleveland Urbanized area.
Eligible Projects: Eligible capital projects include vehicles, communication equipment, computer hardware/software, mobility management, and accessibility improvement requests. All capital assets require a 20 percent local match. Public Transit Agencies can also apply for operating funds, which require a 50 percent local match.
Apply: Applications and requests are due via electronic form (at the links below) to NOACA by 12 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018. **Please note that applicants must meet public notice requirements, some of which must be met by January 19, 2018 (see application/request form for more information).
Info Session: NOACA held an information session on January 9, 2018 at its offices for interested applicants. The presentation from that meeting can be found here. A list of questions and answers from that workshop can be found here.
What the Program Provides: The program funds 80 percent of the cost of capital projects and the remaining 20 percent must be covered by local funding. This is a competitive grant program. Only public transit agencies are eligible for operating expenses.
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