Ames, Iowa – Jan. 13, 2015 – Today, the Iowa Transportation Commission approved $3,929,782 in total funding for eight projects from Iowa's Clean Air Attainment Program. The program was created in 1994 for the purpose of reducing transportation-related congestion and air pollution. This funding is available to cities, counties, state agencies, and nonprofit organizations through an annual application-based program.
The projects and approved funding amounts are listed below.
- #2 Green/#6 Brown/#3 Blue Service Expansion & Bus Expansion (Ames Transit Agency) - $860,734
- Adaptive Traffic Signal Control System - 50th Street/60th Street (West Des Moines) - $397,960
- Express Routes #92, #93, #98 Service Improvements (Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority) - $227,453
- I-380 and Boyson Road Interchange Improvements (Hiawatha) - $1,000,000
- Smart Transit: Midtown Loop (Grey Line) and Feeder (Express) (Dubuque dba The Jule Transit) - $442,735
- University of Iowa/Iowa City Bike Share Program (University of Iowa and Iowa City) - $135,300
- US Hwy 6 Adaptive Traffic Control System Implementation (Clive and Urbandale) - $665,600
- Windsor Heights Transit Station and Park & Ride (Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority and Windsor Heights) - $200,000
Contact: Debra Arp at 515-239-1681 or firstname.lastname@example.org