Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Active Transportation Program

We’re accepting applications for AT Planning Assistance through June 10.

Active Transportation Program

The Active Transportation (AT) Program provides grants to make walking, biking and rolling better. Our grants aim to increase the number of people walking and biking to destinations by:

Grants

AT infrastructure grants

For studies and infrastructure plans that improve the places where people walk and bike

Non-infrastructure grants

For studies and infrastructure plans that improve the places where people walk and bike

Planning assistance

Active Transportation Program planning assistance grants will connect applicants with an active transportation planning team to conduct community, neighborhood or corridor planning.

Demonstration project technical assistance

Demonstration project technical assistance will support communities with existing Active Transportation plans, or other active transportation approaches, in undertaking the process to plan, design and implement a demonstration project in their community.

Future solicitations

  • Engineering studies
  • Infrastructure
  • Non-infrastructure programming

Past solicitations

Timeframe

  • Fall 2021: Stakeholder engagement and program development
  • Spring 2022: Solicitation for planning assistance grants
  • Summer 2022: Capacity building, training and technical assistance programming
  • Fall 2022: Solicitation for infrastructure and non-infrastructure grants