Transportation Alternatives Program Profile

West Virginia's Deckers Creek Trail | Photo by TrailLink user jhshaffer1

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— Available   — Apportioned — Obligated   — Rescinded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
Mark Scoular
Program Coordinator
Building 5
West Virginia Division of Highways
1900 Kanawha Blvd East
Charleston, WV 25305-0430
Tel: 304-558-9616
Email: r.mark.scoular@wv.gov

FHWA Division TA Coordinator
Kevin Burgess
TA Program Contact
WV Division
700 Washington Street East
Charleston, WV 25301
Tel: 304-347-5436
Fax: 304-347-5103
Email: kevin.burgess@dot.gov

State DOT Website: http://www.transportation.wv.gov/highways/programplanning/planning/grant_administration/transportationalternativesprogram/Pages/default.aspx

TA Program Structure, Policies, and Procedures

  • TA program structure: The program is run through a state-level TAP office. The projects go through a competitive selection process and funds are directly distributed from the state.The Division of Highways implemented a new electronic process for TAP project applications.
  • Who is eligible to apply: City and County Governments, transit agencies, natural resource or public land agencies, schools, tribal governments, and any other local or regional governmental entity with responsibility for or oversight of transportation or recreational trails.
  • Application information: The application can be found online.
  • Application timeline: Once a year online. Intent-to-apply is due November 15 each year. Application is due January 15 each year.
  • Project award minimum: $50,000
  • Project award maximum: None.
  • Typical local match: 20%