About the Programs

The Federal Transit Administration's (FTA's) Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program provides funding for transportation for people with disabilities and older adults who have difficulty using public transportation. COG is the Designated Recipient for this program for the Washington, DC-VA-MD Urbanized Area. The program provides approximately $2.8 million annually in matching grant funds; 50% for operating projecst and 20% for capital or mobility management projects.

The FTA Circular on the program which includes information on eligible recipients and activities, can be found here: https://www.transit.dot.gov/regulations-and-guidance/fta-circulars/enhanced-mobility-seniors-and-individuals-disabilities