CDOT Region 3 Selects Projects for TAP Program Funding

12-Nov-2016 to 11-Apr-2017

CDOT recently announced the selection of Transportation Alternatives  Program (TAP) projects in Region 3. The awarded projects include: 

  • Minturn Main Street Pedestrian/Bicycle Planning (Inter-mountain Transportation Planning Region) 
  • Steamboat Springs Phase II US 40 Sidewalk Connection (Northwest TPR)
  • Gunnison US 50 Crossings (Gunnison Valley TPR)
  • Fruita West Phase Kokopelli Section Riverfront Trail (Metropolitan Planning Organization)
  • West Gunnison US 50 Design Project (Gunnison Valley TPR)

CDOT will be awarding approximately $22 million to TAP projects statewide. Over the next three fiscal years (Fiscal Year 2018­-2020) Region 3 will receive approximately $3,869,000 total in Federal TAP funding. Federal funds are allocated under TAP to transportation improvement projects that expand travel choice, strengthen the local economy, improve quality of life and protect the environment. Many TAP projects enhance non­-motorized forms of transportation like biking and walking.