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Rail and Public Transit Division 2017-2019 Grant Awards

Posted May 18, 2017, updated May 22, 2017
The Rail and Public Transit Division announces final 2017-2019 awards for the following programs. These awards have been approved by the Oregon Transportation Commission and Public Transportation Advisory Committee:



Update to Transit Asset Management Rule Timeline and Activites

Posted January 24, 2017
New information about the Transit Asset Management rule and how it will impact your agency is now available:
The Federal Transit Administration Transit Asset Management Final Rule became effective October 1, 2016. The final rule defines the term state of good repair and establishes minimum Federal requirements for transit asset management. This applies to all recipients of Federal financial assistance under 49 U.S.C. Chapter 53 who own, operate, or manage public transportation capital assets.




Oregon Public Transportation Plan underway - we want your feedback!

Posted September 16, 2016  
ODOT has begun work to develop a new Oregon Public Transportation Plan. This plan will provide a statewide vision for the public transportation system, describe the role of public transit in contributing to Oregon's overall transportation system, and provide a policy framework to inform decision making and guide investment strategies. 
Visit the Oregon Public Transportation Plan website to learn about attending in-person listening sessions across the state or to provide feedback in an online open house
Sign up for project email updates to receive information about plan development activities and public events.