Federal Programs

Discover Our Federal Programs

These programs encourage investment in those transportation projects that will yield the greatest mobility, have the least environmental impact, and make the most cost-effective use of available resources.

Local Lead Program

Funding for advancing road or bridge projects through final design, right-of-way, and/or construction.

Transportation Alternatives

Funding for community based “non-traditional” projects that strengthen the cultural, aesthetic and environmental aspects of the nation’s intermodal system.

Safe Routes to School

Funding to facilitate projects that improve safety and reduce traffic, fuel consumption and air pollution in the vicinity of schools.

Emergency Relief

Funding for the repair or reconstruction of Federal-aid highways and roads which have suffered serious damage as a result of natural disaster or a catastrophic failure.

Transportation Enhancements

Funding to foster more livable communities, preserve and protect resources, and to promote alternative modes of transportation.

Local Safety / High Risk Rural Roads

Funding for projects designed to achieve a significant reduction in traffic fatalities and serious injuries on public roads.

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Other Non-NJDOT Funding Sources