Transportation Alternatives Program Profile

New Hampshire's Upper Coos Recreational Trail | Photo by bholdsworth7

Funding History

Distribution of Programmed TE & TA Funds by Category
Cumulative FY 1992 Through FY 2018

Chart Legend

Combined TE/TA Funds by Fiscal Year
— Available   — Apportioned — Obligated   — Rescinded

For help with this chart please see the TE Primer.
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State DOT Program Staff

State DOT TA Coordinator
Tom Jameson
Project Manager
Project Development Div.
Department of Transportation
JO Morton Building
Concord, NH 03302-0438
Tel: 603-271-3462
Fax: 603-271-8093

FHWA Division TA Coordinator
Jamison Sikora
TE Program Contact
NH Division
19 Chenell Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Tel: 603-228-3057 X107
Fax: 603-228-2829

State DOT Website:

TA Program Structure, Policies, and Procedures

  • TA program structure: The program is run through a state level TAP office. The State uses a competitive selection process.
  • Who is eligible to apply: Non-profits, local advocacy groups, and state agencies are NOT eligible for funds. cities, towns, and county commissions are eligible.
  • Application information: The application can be found online.
  • Application timeline: September 26, 2014.
  • Application components: Description, maps/plans/photographs, evidence of eligibility, benefits of project, environmental review, budget and implementation schedule, legal and compliance certification, and proposed maintenance agreements.
  • Selection criteria: Potential for success, safety, socioeconomic benefits, project connectivity, RPC/MPO ranking, multi-modal connections.
  • Application tips: Need to submit a letter of interest first before completing application.
  • Is there an advisory committee?: Yes.
  • Advisory committee members: online.
  • Project award minimum: $200,000
  • Project award maximum: $800,000
  • Typical local match: 20%