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Public Lands Highway -Discretionary. August 29-30 Transportation Conference National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) Shepherdstown, WV. Overview. Program History Funding Level and Eligibility Program Administration Selection of Projects Contacts. Program History. Created in 1930.

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Public lands highway discretionary

Public Lands Highway -Discretionary

August 29-30

Transportation Conference

National Conservation Training Center (NCTC)

Shepherdstown, WV


Overview
Overview

  • Program History

  • Funding Level and Eligibility

  • Program Administration

  • Selection of Projects

  • Contacts


Program history
Program History

  • Created in 1930.

  • Incorporated in to the Federal Lands Highway Program on January 6, 1983.

  • It became part of the Public Lands Highway category on December 19, 1991.


Funding
Funding

  • Levels

    • FY 2004 $84 million

    • FY 2005 $88 million

    • FY 2006 $95 million

    • FY 2007 $95 million

    • FY 2008 $99 million

    • FY 2009 $102 million


Funding cont
Funding (cont.)

  • Funding is provided for:

    • the planning, design, construction, reconstruction, or improvement of roads and bridges

  • that are:

    • within or adjacent to, or provide access to unappropriated or unreserved public lands, nontaxable Indian lands, or other Federal reservations.


Eligibility
Eligibility

  • Design, construction or improvements for designated:

    • Public roads

    • Bridges

    • Parking lots

    • Roadside rest areas

    • Bicycle trails, pedestrian trails and walkways


Eligibility cont
Eligibility (cont.)

  • Transportation planning

  • Transit facilities

  • Other eligible projects authorized in Title 23.

  • Non-Federal match for Title 23 funds.


Program administration
Program Administration

  • Administered by the Federal Highway Administration.

  • Historically:

    • 25% goes to the Federal Lands Highway Divisions.

    • 15% goes to the Federal Land Management Agencies.

    • 60% goes to the State transportation agencies.


Project selection
Project Selection

  • Projects are selected based on applications submitted by the State transportation agencies.

  • In recent years, this program has been 100% earmarked, so only applications for earmarked projects are accepted.



Contacts
Contacts

  • Program Managers:

    • Larry Beidel

      • 202-366-4653

      • larry.beidel@dot.gov

    • Aron Reif

      • 202-366-9489

      • aron.reif@dot.gov