Solicitation HistorySolicitation History

Improving Conditions for Walking and Bicycling Planning Study

63 projects reviewed and scored

12 selected for planning studies or plan set development

Capital projects ready for immediate implementation

9 projects proposed totaling over $3M

3 projects selected totaling $1.2M

 

Solicitation and Award History

2007 Solicitation: Planning, Operations, Infrastructure
63 applications received totaling $17.9M
30 projects awareded totaling $7.3M

2007 solicitation: Grassroots Outreach Program
1 application received
Award to City of Minneapolis for Bike Walk Ambassador Program $900.000

2007 Direct Awards totaling $450,000 to:
City of Minneapolis: Pedestrian Master Plan
City of Minneapolis: Bike Parking Project

2008 Solicitation: Bike/Walk Streets, Livable Streets
35 applications received totaling $16.1M
5 projects awarded totaling $1.87M

2008-9 Solicitation: Innovation Demonstrations
15 letters of intent received requesting over $11M in funds
4 projects awarded totaling $2.47M

2009 Direct Awards
2 projects totaling $297K for education/outreach in Saint Paul, and a region-wide planning platform for bicycling and walking projects

2009 Direct Awards to projects flowing from completed BWTC Planning Studies (2007)
3 projects totaling $2.2M to projects in Minneapolis, Golden Valley and Saint Paul

2009 Solicitation Follow-up
4 projects totaling $1.75M to revised projects from 2008 Bike/Walk Streets, Livable Streets solicitation

2010 Direct Awards
2 awards totaling $300K for extension of communications work of Saint Paul Smart Trips and funding for bike parking program with eligibility to all jurisdictions in pilot area

2011 Solicitation:

  • Improving Conditions for Walking and Bicycling Planning Study
    63 projects reviewed and scored
    12 selected for planning studies or plan set development
  • Capitol projects ready for immediate implementation
    9 projects proposed totaling over $3M
    3 projects selected totaling $1.2M