Shared-Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail Network

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is soliciting proposals for funding Regional Trail System and Individual Trail projects through the Shared-Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail program for inclusion in the Tentative Five-Year Work Program development cycle. The solicitation was officially announced in the Florida Administrative Register – Volume 45, Number 181, September 17, 2019 publication. To receive funding consideration governmental entities must submit REQUESTS FOR FUNDING for each eligible Regional or Individual Trail project with applicable information, including the prioritization, and required signatures beginning October 1, 2019 and no later than 5:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, December 20, 2019. Proposals not meeting the Eligibility Criteria, and ineligible projects and phases will not receive funding consideration. Proposals must be received through the Grant Application Process (GAP – Online System).

Interested parties are encouraged to familiarize themselves with SUN Trail Program Guidance and may begin working on their SUN Trail Request for Funding.

FDOT Contacts are available to answer questions about SUN Trail.

The GAP – Online System is also used for receiving funding requests for Safe Routes to Schools (SRTS), Highway Beautification Grants and other FDOT administered programs. GAP System Support is available Monday – Friday, from
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., at 888-238-9707 or

Shared-Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail Resources