Department of Transportation

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Overview

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) International Roughness Index (IRI) Requirements

Local Aid paving projects on routes designated on the Interstate System and The National Highway System (NHS) must abide by national performance management measures for IRI and the requirements of the Special Provisions for State Aid Projects.
Please see This Document summarizing the FHWA mandate on IRI testing on the Interstate System and the National Highway System.

FY 2021 Grant Solicitation – Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Streets to Transit, Transit Village

The Division of Local Aid is currently accepting applications for Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Streets to Transit,
and Transit Village programs through SAGE.
Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Streets to Transit, Transit Village Programs Deadline: July 1, 2020


FY2021 State Aid Programs Solicitation Letter
Announcement : FY 2020 Municipal Aid

Grant Recipients for FY 2020 Municipal Aid

Grant Announcement : FY 2020 Bikeway
Grant Recipients for FY 2020 Bikeway
Grant Announcement : FY 2020 Safe Street
Grant Recipients for FY 2020 Safe Streets
Grant Announcement : FY 2020 Transit Village
Grant Recipients for FY 2020 Transit Village
FY 2019 Special Provisions for State Aid Projects

The FY 2019 Special Provisions for State Aid Projects  shall supersede and replace the 2011 Edition of the Special Provisions for State Aid Projects. All State Aid Projects from this point forward must use the FY2019 Special Provisions for State Aid Projects. A summary of the updates  to this version of the Special Provisions for State Aid Projects is provided here.

A summary of baseline document changes (BDCs) can be found here and here.

Grant Announcement : FY Local Bridges Fund 2019
FY 2021 Grant Solicitation – County Aid

The Division of Local Aid is currently accepting application for County Aid program through SAGE. Annual Transportation Program Deadline:
December 1st, 2020

County Aid 2021 Allotment

SAGE Upgrade:
Department Of Transportation is pleased to announce the upgrade to IG16 on 3/26/2018.

SAGE IG16 upgrade training sessions were held on March 8 and March 15. 389 users from both Municipalities and Counties attended the training for the 3 sessions conducted. Video recording of Webinar training is posted March 26th on upgraded SAGE website. If you missed the training session, please review our videos that will be posted soon on SAGE website. Click on https://njsage.intelligrants.com for updated IG16 link, please bookmark and replace your old SAGE link.

The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is committed to advancing projects that enhance safety, renew the aging infrastructure and support new transportation opportunities. The Division of Local Aid and Economic Development staff members work with county and municipal government officials to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the state’s transportation system. The Transportation Trust Fund and the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act - A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) legislation has provided the opportunity for funding assistance to local governments for road, bridge and other transportation projects.

This web site is intended to be used as a guide by county and municipal officials and engineers to apply for Local Aid projects. It provides information on funding, applications, engineering requirements, and the procurement process.

The New Jersey Department of Transportation's (NJDOT) online grant management system, SAGE (System for Administering Grants Electronically), is a method of accepting, reviewing, approving and managing grants.

Starting Fiscal Year 2008, applications for all programs, are being processed online. As these programs are advertised, applicants are required to submit their application online using SAGE. Please Click below to access SAGE.

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Last updated date: February 12, 2020 8:57 AM