Restoration and Enhancement Grants Program

 
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Federal Register, Volume 85 Issue 1 (Thursday, January 2, 2020)
[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 1 (Thursday, January 2, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Page 161]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-28305]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Federal Railroad Administration
Restoration and Enhancement Grants Program
AGENCY: Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of
Transportation (DOT).
ACTION: Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO or notice); extension and
supplemental funding notice.
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SUMMARY: FRA is adding funding to and extending the application
submittal period for its NOFO for the Restoration and Enhancement
Grants Program (R&E Program) published on November 6, 2019. The basis
for the funding increase and extension is the appropriation of
additional amounts for the Restoration and Enhancement Grants Program
in Fiscal Year 2020 together with the government's goal of efficiently
administering such funds.
DATES: The original due date for applications was January 6, 2020. The
period for submitting applications to the NOFO published on November 6,
2019 (84 FR 59907) https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-11-06/pdf/2019-24225.pdf, is extended. Applications must now be submitted by
5:00 p.m. eastern on February 5, 2020.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information regarding the
R&E Program and projects, please contact Ruthie Americus, Office of
Policy and Planning, Federal Railroad Administration,1200 New Jersey
Avenue SE, Room W36-403, Washington, DC 20590; email:
[email protected]; phone: 202-493-0431. Grant application
submission and processing questions should be addressed to Amy Houser,
Office of Program Delivery, Federal Railroad Administration, 1200 New
Jersey Avenue SE, Room W36-412, Washington, DC 20590; email:
[email protected]; phone: 202-493-0303.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
Amendment
    FRA amends its NOFO for the Restoration and Enhancement Grants
Program published on November 6, 2019 (84 FR 59907) https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-11-06/pdf/2019-24225.pdf by: (1)
Adding an additional $1,918,600 for a total of $26,337,600 and (2)
extending the period for submitting applications to February 5, 2020.
    Issued in Washington, DC.
Ronald L. Batory,
Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration.
[FR Doc. 2019-28305 Filed 12-31-19; 8:45 am]
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