This year IDOT’s Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP) will provide $105.6 million in state and federal funding for walking, biking, and trail projects around the state. In collaboration with the Illinois Public Health Institute, the Active Transportation Alliance is hosting a three-part webinar series to help communities develop successful applications. ITEP’s call for proposals will be open from August 21 to November 2, 2020. For more information about the program (including an FAQ), visit activetrans.org/itep.
Webinar 1: Intro to ITEP and Funding Eligibility Criteria – recording
Webinar 2: ITEP Application Walk-Through and Project Scoring – Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 11:30am to 1pm – register here. Active Trans staff will walk attendees through the application and discussing the scoring system in more detail. During the Q & A portion of the 8/26 webinar, a few IDOT staff will also be on hand to help answer questions.
Webinar 3: Final Guidance/Q&A on Project Proposals – Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 11:30am to 1pm – register here