Public Transit Office
Ed Coven, State Transit Manager
Functions of the Grants Administration and Commuter Assistance Section
The Transit Office administers Federal and State transit grants, monitors compliance with transit regulations, Title VI, and provides planning, commuter assistance and technical assistance to Florida's transit agencies and communities.
State Block Grant Program
Section 5303 -- Program that funds metropolitan and state transit planning projects
Section 5307 -- Formula program that funds capital and operating assistance in urbanized areas
Section 5310 -- Programs for capital projects planned, designed and carried out to meet special needs of elderly and individuals with disabilities
Section 5311 -- Formula program that funds capital and operating assistance in rural areas
Section 5339 -- Buses and Bus Facilities Grants Program
Section 5305(d) -- Metropolitan Planning Program (MPP)
Florida Department of Transportation Grant Application Manuals
Section 5305(d) Required Application Documents
Florida Department of Transportation Manuals and Forms
Federal Transit Administration Circulars
Federal Transit Administration Reporting Forms and Helpful Documents
Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms or questions regarding Title VI issues should be sent to:
Heather Kay, Federal Grants Manager
Florida Department of Transportation
605 Suwannee Street (MS 26)
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0450
Commuter Assistance Section Links
Commuter Assistance Program - This link opens the FDOT commuter Assistance Web-Page.
Florida Rural Transit Assistance Program - This link is to the Florida RTAP that is part of a Federal Transit Administration initiative to improve rural transit service.