Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Section 5310

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Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with with Disabilities program overview

The Section 5310 program was established by the Federal Transit Authority as a discretionary capital assistance program. In cases where public transit is inadequate or inappropriate, the program awards grants to private non-profit organizations to serve the transportation needs of elderly persons and persons with disabilities.

Who is eligible to apply

  • Tribal governments
  • State or local governments
  • Private nonprofit organizations
  • Operators of public transportation services
  • Private operators of public transportation services


John Groothuis
Program coordinator



Solicitation has closed and applications are no longer being accepted.

2014 Awards


  • Mankato Rehabilitation Center, Inc.
  • NEWTRAX, Inc.
  • Midwest Special Services, Inc.
  • ProAct, Inc.
  • Rise, Inc.
  • Lifeworks Services, Inc.
  • Achieve Services, Inc.
  • JOBS Plus, Inc.
  • Le Sueur County Developmental Services, Inc.
  • Augustana Care
  • East Suburban Resources
  • UDAC, Inc.
  • Adult Day Services, Inc.
  • Clearwater DAC
  • East Polk DAC
  • ODC, Inc Thief River Falls
  • Functional Industries
  • Options, Inc.
  • Service Enterprises, Inc.
  • Vine Faith in Action

Transit Coordination Assistance Projects

  • Tri-Valley
  • Tri-CAP