Additional Eligibility Information:
To be eligible for funding, projects must meet all Program and Eligibility Requirements contained in the Bicycle Facilities Grant Program Application Guidance(1 Mb PDF, 16 pgs, posted 04/25/17). Below is a summary of key program requirements:
Only public agencies, including municipalities and government agencies, are eligible to apply for funding from the program.
Projects must be located within the boundaries of the Air District’s jurisdiction.
Projects must propose one or more of the following types of bicycle facilities:
- Construction of one or more segments of new Class-I, II, III, or IV bikeways.
- Installation of new bicycle parking (i.e., racks and/or e-lockers).
The locations of the segment(s) and parking spot(s) must be described in an adopted countywide bicycle plan, Congestion Management Plan (CMP), countywide transportation plan (CTP), city general plan or area-specific plan, or Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s Regional Bicycle Plan.
Award amounts range from $10,000 (minimum) up to $1,500,000 (maximum).