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RTC Board Approves Grant Funding
for Enhanced Mobility of Seniors
& Individuals with Disabilities
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The RTC Board approved $688,863 in grant funding for five local agencies to improve mobility for local seniors and individuals with disabilities. The RTC administers the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) Section 5310 Funding Program for the Reno - Sparks area.

Funding was available for projects that support the goals and strategic objectives in the RTC developed Coordinated Human Services Public Transportation Plan (CTP). These goals represent a regional strategy to increase personal mobility and travel options for people with special transportation needs in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County, specifically seniors and individuals with disabilities.

The following grants have been approved for funding effective October 1, 2018:

The funding is awarded and distributed over a two-year cycle. Learn more at https://www.rtcwashoe. com/publictransportation/ accessibility.