Grants

Program of Projects

The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) will hold an online public hearing on the Program of Projects (POP) for the Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, Camarillo and Simi Valley Urbanized Areas (UA) for projects to be funded with Federal Transit Administration funds in the 2021/22 Fiscal Year (FY 2022).  The funds available in FY 2022 are estimated to be $740,000 in Section 5310 funds and $31,576,000 in other funds for the Oxnard UA, and $330,000 in Section 5310 funds and $9,550,000 in other funds for the Thousand Oaks UA, $2,835,000 for the Camarillo UA, and $7,815,000 for the Simi Valley UA, based on anticipated FY 2022 funds, prior year carryover funds, and federal discretionary funds.

The public hearing will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, September 10, 2021.  Persons wishing to make a verbal comment at the hearing must no later than 4:30 p.m., Thursday, September 9, 2021, email the comment to [email protected] or provide the comment via telephone at 805-642-1591, extension 101, and that comment will be read into the record during the hearing.

The hearing can be viewed at https://zoom.us/j/88289980181?pwd=L1RWempQSnBRN1dSb0VOdGZtMExQUT09.  This hearing link is available on line at https://www.goventura.org/current-meetings/. The POP is available for public inspection at 751 E. Daily Drive, Suite 420, Camarillo, CA  93010, and on-line at https://www.goventura.org/work-with-vctc/grant-opportunities/.  Unless a subsequent list is published, this list will become the final Program of Projects for inclusion in the Southern California Association of Governments Federal Transportation Improvement Program.

POP

Incident Responder Grant Program – Round 2

The Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC), acting in its capacity as the Service Authority for Freeway Emergencies (SAFE), manages Motorist Aid Services Program, including the Incident Responder Grant Program. On July 9, 2021, VCTC approved release of grant program guidelines and a call for Round 2 applications for grants up to a total of $1,000,000.

Highlights of the grant program include:

  • Minimum and maximum grant amounts between $5,000 and $500,000 respectively;
  • Open to government agencies either singularly or working in collaboration that respond to highway incidents;
  • Must be a nexus to the highway and county road network as defined in SAFE statutes; and
  • Grants to be for capital expenditures only.

Grant proposals are due no later than 4:00PM on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

For more information and application instructions, please download the attached Program Guidelines.

An Informational Meeting will be held on August 3, 2021 at 10:00 AM. Due to changing public health conditions, the meeting will be held remotely via Zoom only.

Topic: IRGP Round 2 Pre-Proposal Meeting
Time: Aug 3, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89785252659
Meeting ID: 897 8525 2659

Or to participate by phone, call (669) 900-6833, and enter Meeting ID: 897 8525 2659.

Pre-Proposal Conference Presentation Slides and Speaker Notes – August 3, 2021
Pre-Proposal Conference Recording – August 3, 2021
Incident Responder Grant Program – Round 2 – Questions and Answers


PROPOSED 2020 REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

The Ventura County Transportation Commission is the agency responsible for developing the Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP) for Ventura County working cooperatively with Caltrans. The RTIP is the regional component of the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), and is comprised of a five-year list of capital improvement projects to be funded from VCTC’s share of Regional Improvement Program funds for the period starting July 1, 2020 and ending June 30, 2025.

RTIP


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.

Approval Date: August 13, 2021