Public Notice of FTA Funds

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation (COAST) is applying for Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funds, under 49 USC § 5310, on behalf the Alliance for Community Transportation (ACT) to expand transportation opportunities for the elderly and disabled. ACT is the Regional Coordination Council for community transportation for the Southeast NH region. COAST serves as ACT’s lead agency and will manage the funds.

Application will be submitted to the New Hampshire Department of Transportation for the full amount available to the region: $207,884. These funds will support purchase of transportation for the elderly and disabled in Strafford and Rockingham Counties.

COAST will provide an opportunity for a public hearing on the proposed project(s) if sufficient public comment is received. Copies of the applications will be available at COAST offices at 42 Sumner Drive, Dover, New Hampshire 03820 where written comments regarding the proposed applications will be accepted. Verbal comments may be directed to ext. 112 at 743-5777.


To be published week of March 11, 2013