TIGER Grant

The Transportation Investment Generation Economic Recovery, or TIGER Discretionary Grant program, provides a unique opportunity for the DOT to invest in road, rail, transit and port projects that promise to achieve national objectives.  Since 2009, Congress has dedicated nearly $4.6 billion for seven rounds of TIGER to fund projects that have a significant impact on the Nation, a region or a metropolitan area.

The City of Burlington is going through an all-inclusive effort to create a comprehensive, sustainable downtown community that better integrates economic prosperity, social vibrancy, ecological integrity, and human experiences.  The City now has an opportunity to enhance the Downtown/Riverfront to be the "Front Door"; improving the Downtown to Riverfront connections, enhancing the connections from the Downtown/Riverfront to the Amtrak Train Depot, enhancing the connections for the River Cruise Lines/Boats to/from the Mississippi River.




The Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery, or TIGER Discretionary Grant program, provides a unique opportunity for the DOT to invest in road, rail, transit and port projects that promise to achieve national objectives. Since 2009, Congress has dedicated nearly $4.6 billion for seven rounds of TIGER to fund projects that have a significant impact on the Nation, a region or a metropolitan area. - See more at: https://www.transportation.gov/tiger/about#sthash.JC06o562.dpuf
Appendix C - Project Cost
Appendix D - Detailed Benefit-Cost Analysis
Appendix E - Federal Wage Certification