FY2019 Northeast Corridor Grant to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation


Funding Opportunity ID: 310163
Opportunity Number: FR-AMT-19-001
Opportunity Title: FY2019 Northeast Corridor Grant to the National Railroad Passenger Corporation
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Transportation
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 20.315
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Only the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak) is eligible to apply for this grant.
Agency Code: DOT-FRA
Agency Name: Department of Transportation
DOT/Federal Railroad Administration
Posted Date: Nov 06, 2018
Close Date: Dec 06, 2018 No Explanation
Last Updated Date: Nov 06, 2018
Award Ceiling: $119,558,025
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Expected Number of Awards:
Description: Pursuant to the Department of Defense and Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2019 and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2019 (Public Law 115-245), the Federal Railroad Administration is to make available to Amtrak $119,558,025.00 to cover Capital, Debt Service and American Disabilities Act (ADA) expenses of which $948,562.00 will be used for ADA expenses until December 7, 2018 or the date of enactment of the applicable full year appropriations act for FY19. In order to receive these funds, Amtrak must complete the grant application and submit the following items electronically: (a) Application for Federal Assistance SF-424; (b) Statement of Work, (c) A description of the projected operating and capital costs for the upcoming fiscal year for Northeast Corridor activities, including train services and infrastructure, and National Network activities, including State-supported routes and long-distance routes, in comparison to prior fiscal year actual financial performance; (d) A description of the capital projects to be funded, with cost estimates and an estimated timetable for completion of the projects covered by the request; (e) An assessment of Amtrak's financial condition; (f) SF-424D Assurances Construction Programs; and (g) Signed copies of the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Railroad Administration Assurances and Certification forms (http://www.fra.dot.gov/downloads/admin/assurancesandcertifications.pdf).
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