The United States Department of Transportation announced their FY 2015 TIGER grants. The 39 grants total $500 million. TIGER is an incredibly popular and successful program. The USDOT announced that this year it received 627 eligible applications in all, from 50 states, several U.S. territories, and Tribal governments. Applicants requested a total of $10.1 billion for needed transportation projects, 20 times the program’s available funding.
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