Shared Streets and Spaces Grant Program
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Municipalities may submit only one application per funding round and may be awarded only one grant. As such, it is important that municipal departments communicate with each other and only submit their priority applications. Municipalities may also work together to propose cross-municipality projects, provided one municipality acts as the lead applicant. School districts may not apply directly for funding; applications must be submitted by municipal staff or officials.
The application is a fillable online form that collects information about the applicant municipality or transit authority and the proposed project. The applicant must demonstrate how the project relates to the goals of the Shared Streets and Spaces Program and detail the project’s implementation plan and timeline. The applicant must submit a project budget using the standard MassDOT template and any other supplemental information necessary to review the application.
It is also required at the time of application for a municipality to understand ownership over the proposed infrastructure and detail whether any right of way acquisitions, easements, or use licenses are required. Applicants are also required to demonstrate any public engagement that has been conducted related to the proposed project.
How to apply How to apply - Shared Streets and Spaces Grant Program
The Fiscal Year 2024 grant round of the Shared Streets and Spaces Program is now closed.
Important Deadlines for How to apply - Shared Streets and Spaces Grant Program
|Award Notification Date
|Project Implementation Deadline
|October 31, 2023
|2 – 3 months
|December 31, 2025