Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Section 5310

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Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities


We are currently not accepting applications.


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

Vehicle awards


  • Mankato Rehabilitation Center, Inc.
  • NEWTRAX, Inc.
  • Roseville Area Senior Center
  • Midwest Special Services, Inc.
  • ProAct, Inc.
  • Rise, Inc.
  • Lifeworks Services, Inc.
  • Achieve Services, Inc.
  • Connections of Moorhead, Inc.
  • Swift County Development Achievement Center
  • Ability Building Center, Inc. (ABC Works)
  • Ability Building Center, Inc. (Ability Enterprises)
  • Winona O.R.C. Industries, Inc.
  • Cottonwood County Day Activity Center
  • Minnesota Valley Action Council, Inc.
  • STEP, Inc.
  • JOBS Plus, Inc.
  • Le Sueur County Developmental Services, Inc.