Department of Transportation

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State Funded Programs

FY 2023 Grant Solicitation Announcement : Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Streets 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.

Municipal Aid, Bikeways, Safe Street to Transit, and Transit Village applications are being accepted for nearly $165 Million in FY 2023 grants

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.

Grant Announcement: Local Bridge Fund  FY 2022
Grant Announcement : Local Freight Impact Fund FY 2022

Murphy Administration announces $30.1 million in FY 2022 Local Freight Impact Fund grants

Program funds improvements to heavy truck routes on local roads
Grant Recipients for FY 2022 Local Freight Impact Funds

FY 2021 Grant Solicitation – Local Bridges Fund and Local Freight Impact Fund

The Division of Local Aid is currently accepting applications for Local Bridges Fund and Local Freight Impact Fund programs through SAGE.
Local Bridges Fund Application Deadline: November 6, 2020

Local Freight Impact Fund Application Deadline: November 10, 2020


Local Bridges Fund Application being accepted for $47.3 Million in FY21 Grants

Murphy Administration announces $30.1 million for new Local Freight Impact Fund grants

Grant Announcement : FY 2022 Municipal Aid
Grant Recipients for FY 2022 Municipal Aid
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

The State Aid Program is one method by which the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) can work with county and municipal governments to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the state's transportation system. The Transportation Trust Fund (TTF) has provided the opportunity for State assistance to local governments for road, bridge, and other transportation projects.

State Funded Programs Administered by Local Aid
Guidance Documents
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Last updated date: February 12, 2020 10:41 AM