Tag: rural communities

Impact & Regulations

U.S. Transportation Department awards $645M in community grants for rural transportation, mobility projects

December 14, 2023

Via: Transportation Today

On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Transportation said it had awarded more than $645 million to help rural communities complete transportation and mobility projects. Funded through the Rural Surface Transportation Grant Program, the awards will fund 18 projects to improve […]


USDOT releases toolkit to help rural communities build out EV charging infrastructure

February 4, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

The U.S. Department of Transportation released a guide Wednesday to help rural communities take advantage of federal funding to build out electric vehicle charging station infrastructure. The guide, Charging Forward: A Toolkit for Planning and Funding Rural Electric Mobility Infrastructure, […]


House Transportation Panel Approves FEMA Recovery Bills

November 1, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Two bills designed to facilitate recovery efforts for communities and commercial corridors hard-hit by natural disasters were recently approved by the transportation committee in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Small Project Efficient and Effective Disaster (or SPEED) Recovery Act, […]