Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Posted by: Michelle Kayosa
On Monday, February 9, 2015 the FTA announced the apportionments for Fiscal Year 2015 (FY 2015). The apportionments come after President Obama signed the Consolidating and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 on December 16, 2014. The FY 2015 appropriations legislation provided a total $11.008 billion in new budget authority, including a full year's funding for the General Fund programs such as the FTA Administration, transit research and capital investment grants (New Starts).
Founded in 1971 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC, the Conference Of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) was created to provide a forum for minority professionals in the transportation industry.