TIGER 2012
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TIGER 2012

The United States Department of Transportation announced the availability of up to $500 million for National Infrastructure Investments through the 2012 Transportation Infrastructure Generating Economic Recovery discretionary grant, also known as "TIGER 2012".

TxDOT as lead applicant

TIGER 2012 grants are for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure and are to be awarded on a competitive basis for projects that will have a significant impact on the nation, a metropolitan area or a region. The USDOT has specified that lead applicants may submit no more than three applications for consideration. TxDOT's three applications as lead applicant are:

  • South Orient Rail Line Rehabilitation
  • US 77 Overpass at La Parra Avenue
  • TIFIA Loan for North Tarrant Express Segment 3

TxDOT as partnering agency

USDOT allows applicants to be a partnering agency with another lead applicant. TxDOT is a partnering agency on the following:

  • NETEX Rail Rehabilitation Project

US 77 Overpass at La Parra Avenue documents

NETEX Rail Rehabilitation Project documents

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