TIGER 2013
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TIGER 2013

The United States Department of Transportation announced the availability of approximately $474 million in TIGER Discretionary Grants in accordance with the 2013 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Grant. Funds are distributed on a competitive basis to projects with meaningful national, regional or local effects.

TxDOT as lead applicant

TIGER 2013 grants are for capital investments in surface transportation infrastructure. The USDOT has specified that lead applicants may submit no more than three applications for consideration. TxDOT's three applications as lead applicant are:

  • Gulf Intracoastal Waterway Improvement Project
  • South Orient Rail Line Rehabilitation
  • Freight Shuttle

South Orient Rail Line Rehabilitation project documents

South Orient Rail Line Rehabilitation - Sulphur Junction to Fort Stockton
Grant Application
Letters of Support
Economic Analysis
Blanket Categorical Exclusion
Federal Wage Rate Certification

Freight shuttle documents

Freight Shuttle
Grant Application
Affected Areas
  • City – El Paso, Texas
  • County – El Paso County, Texas
  • State – Texas
Congressional Districts
  • TX-11 applicant
  • TX-16
  • TX-23

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