For future projects:
Interim Freight Program Manager
For selected projects from CO I through V:
ConnectOregon Program Manager
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Oregon is a lottery-backed bond initiative to invest in air, rail, marine, transit, and bicycle/pedestrian infrastructure to ensure Oregon’s transportation system is strong, diverse, and efficient.
Oregon projects are eligible for grants that cover up to 70 percent of project costs. A minimum 30 percent cash match is required from the recipient for all grant funded projects. Projects eligible for funding from state fuel tax revenues (section 3a, Article IX of the Oregon Constitution, the Highway Trust Fund), are not eligible for Connect
If a highway or public road element is essential to the complete functioning of the proposed project, applicants are encouraged to work with their ODOT region, city, or county to identify the necessary funding sources.
In 2005, the Oregon Legislature created the Multimodal Transportation Fund to invest in air, marine, rail, and public transit infrastructure improvements. For the $382 million available through Connect
Oregon I through V, the state received a total of 528 project applications requesting approximately $915 million in grants and loans, leading to a total of 240 funded projects.
OTC approves 39 multimodal investments
The Oregon Transportation Commission (OTC) recently approved 39 multimodal projects from around the state for $49,518,726 in funding, provided by the Connect
Oregon VI program. See the Full List of Approved Projects
ConnectOregon VI Application Materials
ConnectOregon Rules and Statute
ConnectOregon Reports to Oregon Legislature
ConnectOregon Funded Projects and Past Committee Recommendation Reports