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What's New

FY 2023 Grant Solicitation Announcement– Local Bridge Funds
Murphy Administration announces $47.3 million in FY23 Local Bridge Funds

Application Deadline FY 2023: November 29, 2022

NJDOT Announced the grant solicitation period for Fiscal Year 2023 Local Bridge Funds program is open. Starting October 4, 2022, applications will be accepted in PMRS for Local Bridge Funds program through November 29,2022

FY 2023 Grant Solicitation – County Aid
Murphy Administration announces $161.25 million in FY23 County Aid

Application Deadline FY 2023: December 1, 2022

NJDOT Announced the grant solicitation period for Fiscal Year 2023 County Aid program is open. Starting August 1, 2022, applications will be accepted in PMRS for County Aid program through December 1,2022

Grant Announcement : Local Freight Impact Fund FY 2023

Murphy Administration announces $30.1 million in FY 2023 Local Freight Impact Fund grants

Program funds improvements to heavy truck routes on local roads

Applications will be accepted on SAGE starting October 3, 2022, through December 13, 2022
FY2023 Grant Solicitation Announcement : Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program

Application Deadline FY 2023: November 3, 2022

NJDOT Announced the grant solicitation period for Fiscal Year 2023 Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program is open. Starting May 24, 2022, applications will be accepted through November 3, 2022. .

View Details HERE
FY2023 Grant Solicitation Announcement: Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Street to Transit, Transit Village

Application Deadline FY 2023: July 1, 2022

NJDOT Announced the grant solicitation period for Fiscal Year 2023 State Aid programs is open. Starting April 22, 2022, applications will be accepted for Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Street to Transit, and Transit Village programs through July 1, 2022.

Grant Announcement: Local Bridge Fund  FY 2022
Grant Announcement: FY 2022 Safe Streets to Transit

Murphy Administration announces $8.6 Million in FY 2022 Safe Street to Transit Program grant to improve pedestrian safety

Grant Announcement: FY 2022 Bikeway

Murphy Administration announces $5.9 Million in FY 2022 Bikeway grants to fund projects that improve quality of life

Municipal Aid and County Aid Regulations Updated

New Municipal Aid and County Aid Regulations were updated on July 29, 2021

The current Municipal Aid Regulations can be viewed here.

The current County Aid Regulations can be viewed here.

Grant Announcement : FY 2022 Municipal Aid

 

Governor Murphy and NJDOT Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti Announce $161 Million in FY 22 Municipal Aid Grants to 541 Municipalities

Grant Recipients for FY 2022 Municipal Aid

Local Freight Impact Fund FY2022 Announcement: Traffic Study Data Requirements Relaxed

Due to the changes in traffic resulting from COVID-19 lock downs, the Local Freight Impact Fund's requirement for timely traffic study data will be relaxed. Any traffic study supporting a FY 2022 Local Freight Impact Fund application is permitted to have data no older than January 1, 2016

FY 2022 Grant Solicitation – Safe Routes to School

The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is pleased to announce that the application period is now open for our 2022 Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program. The deadline to apply is October 14, 2021. Program requirements and supporting documents can be found at the following website link: https://www.njdotlocalaidrc.com/federally-funded-programs/safe-routes-to-school

The NJDOT is offering free online training sessions providing participants with information about applying for the SRTS Program. Topics that will be covered in this online training include: Overview of Federal Aid programs and the Safe Routes to School Program; Detailed Review of the Safe Routes to School Grant Application; Grant Application Process; Grant Resources, Tips & Strategies; and Q&A with NJDOT Local Aid Staff. The session is designed to assist you with making your grant application stronger to turn your project into a reality. Dates, times and links to registration are below.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021, from 10am to 11:30amregister here!
Tuesday, July 13, 2021, from 3pm to 4:30pmregister here!
Thursday, August 19, 2021, from 10am to 11:30amregister here!
Wednesday, September 9, 2021, from 3pm to 4:30pmregister here!

Lastly, the NJDOT will be offering One-on-One Application Meetings to provide direct assistance to applicants in developing better and stronger applications. These meetings will be held with a NJDOT District staff member and an MPO representative. Applicants requesting a meeting must be a representative of the Local Public Agency, NOT a consultant. One on One meetings are not a mandatory requirement to apply for funding. Meetings will be held from June 22, 2021 through September 17, 2021. More information on specific dates and how to sign up will be posted shortly on the NJDOT Local Aid Resource Center at: https://www.njdotlocalaidrc.com. Good luck!!

Grant Announcement : Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside 2021
NJDOT and DVRPC Announce $2 million in Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Grants
View Press Release HERE
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 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.

An overview of the Standard Input and Standard Input Guidelines, which is how the Special Provisions for State Aid Projects is crafted, can be found here:

Overview - Guidelines


You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the PDF files which is available at our state Adobe Acrobat Access page.


Last updated date: February 12, 2020 9:55 AM