Wednesday, February 15, 2017
The Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation (COAST) intends to apply for Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funds, under 49 USC § 5310, on behalf the Alliance for Community Transportation (ACT) to support transportation opportunities for the elderly and disabled. COAST will be applying for Section 5310 Formula Funding. ACT is the Regional Coordination Council for community transportation for the Southeast NH region. COAST serves as ACT’s lead agency for these Section 5310 Formula Funds.
Application will be submitted to the New Hampshire Department of Transportation for: $132,808 in Formula Funds for SFY2018. These funds will support expanded regional transportation opportunities for transportation for the elderly and disabled in Strafford and Rockingham Counties.
COAST will provide an opportunity for a public hearing on the proposed project(s) if sufficient public comment is received. Should this proposed application (program) not be amended due to public comment received, it will become the final application (program). Copies of the applications will be available at COAST offices at 42 Sumner Drive, Dover, New Hampshire 03820 where written comments regarding the proposed applications will be accepted. Verbal comments may be directed to (603)743-5777 ext. 120.