The Hidalgo County MPO is undergoing a Call for Projects for Section 5310 Funds. The 5310 Program is intended to enhance mobility for seniors and persons with disabilities by providing funds for programs to serve the special needs of transit-oriented populations beyond traditional public transportation services and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) complementary paratransit services.
The McAllen Urbanized Area has $511,747 from fiscal year 2015 in federal funding available for projects under this program in the current funding year.
The Call for Projects on this program lasts from March 13, 2017 - April 20, 2017. A 5310 Program Workshop will be held on Monday, March 20, 2017 to give applicants an overview of the program, as well as answer any questions that applicants may have.