USDOT Reconnecting Communities and Neighborhoods (RCN) Program
The Department of Transportation is accepting applications for up to $3.353 billion in funding for Planning, Construction, and Regional Partnership Challenge Grants under the newly combined programs- Reconnecting Communities Pilot (RCP) and Neighborhood Access and Equity Program (NAE). Funds for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 RCN Program will be awarded on a competitive basis for projects that advance community-centered connection transportation projects, with a priority for projects that benefit disadvantaged communities, by improving access to daily needs such as jobs, education, health care, food, nature and recreation; fostering equitable development and restoration; and reconnecting communities by removing, retrofitting, or mitigating highways or other transportation facilities that create barriers to community connectivity, including to mobility, access, or economic development. For more information please visit the DOT website.
Deadline: 11:59 PM EDT on Thursday, September 28, 2023