Calls for Projects - Upcoming Grant Opportunities

Fiscal Year 2019/20 Transit Program of Projects

The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) will hold a public hearing on the Program of Projects (POP) for the Oxnard Urbanized Area (UA) for projects to be funded with Federal Transit Administration funds in the 2019/20 Fiscal Year (FY 2020).  The funds available in FY 2020 are estimated to be $356,000 in Section 5310 funds and $16,535,000 in other funds for the Oxnard UA, $248,000 in Section 5310 funds and $7,070,000 in other funds for the Thousand Oaks UA, $2,105,000 for the Camarillo UA, and $3,095,000 for the Simi Valley UA, based on anticipated FY 2020 funds, prior year carryover funds, and federal discretionary funds.  The public hearing will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, July 12, 2019, in the Camarillo City Council Chamber, 601 Carmen Drive, in Camarillo.


Service Authority for Freeway Emergencies (SAFE)

Incident Responder Grant Program

The Ventura County Transportation Commission is the Service Authority for Freeway Emergencies (SAFE) for Ventura County and is pleased to offer grant funding to government entities that respond to incidents on the County’s highways. The grant provides funding for capital purchases that improve incident response and assistance to motorists on Ventura County’s highway network. The SAFE highway network, defined by the California Streets and Highways Code, includes all freeways and highways in Ventura County, as well as, roads in the unincorporated area. Any public agency that provides incident response on the Ventura County SAFE network is eligible to apply for grant funding ranging from $5,000 to $500,000 per the grant rules. The Grant Application can be accessed below and is due to VCTC offices no later than 4:00 PM Friday, August 30th. Applications arriving past the deadline will not be considered. If you have questions concerning the Grant Application or process, please contact Steve DeGeorge, Director of Planning at (805) 642-1591 (ext.103).

Incident Responder Grant Program

Federal Transportation Improvement Program (FTIP)

The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) is a listing of transportation projects (including street and highway improvements, bicycle/pedestrian projects, and transit projects) funded by federal funds. It shows transportation priorities for Ventura County across a multi-year period.

Last updated: June 12th, 2019