Programs

Enhanced Mobility of Seniors & Individuals With Disabilities - 5310 Grant Program



Program Overview


The Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Public Transportation grants program (49 USC, Section 5310) distributes funding to designated entities for improved accessibility and mobility for seniors and persons with disabilities. In Brownsville, Texas, Brownsville Metro is a designated agency allowed to administer this federal funding program with supervision and governing authority from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

Who Is Eligible to Apply


  • Local government agencies

  • Social services agencies
  • Private and public transportation operators
  • Private non-profit organizations IRS 501 (c) (3)
  • Tribal government

Contact


Dorene Fourar, Grant and Public Outreach Manager
956-541-4881
755 International Boulevard.
Brownsville, TX 78520
Email

Application


2016 Call for Projects and Funding Application (PDF)

Resources


Notice of Funding Availability