Connect Oregon VI
Connect Oregon is a lottery-backed bond initiative to invest in air, rail, marine, transit and bicycle/pedestrian infrastructure to ensure Oregon's transportation system is strong, diverse and efficient. Connect Oregon projects are eligible for up to 70% of project costs for grants. A minimum of 30% cash match is required from the recipient for all grant-funded projects.
ODOT received approximately $90 million in funding applications for $45 million in Connect Oregon VI funding. These applications represent approximately $200 million in new transportation projects.
Five applications were received from the NWACT region:
North Coast Air and Marine Facilities Upgrade
Life Flight Network Hangar
Ecola Creek Bike/Ped Bridge
Teevan Bros Mooring Basin Improvements
Pier 2 West Restoration (Port of Astoria)
Additional information regarding the applications and review process:
COVI Summary Matrix--NWACT Projects
COVI Region 2 Matrix--All Projects
COVI Ethics Review
COVI Reviewer Instructions
will be reviewing and prioritizing these applications on May 12, 2016
from 1:00 -- 3:00 pm at Clatsop Community College, Towler Hall, Room 310. For additional information, contact Bill Johnston at ODOT, firstname.lastname@example.org, 503-325-5281 or Mary McArthur, NWACT staff at email@example.com or 503-970-3336.