The program supports community driven projects that improve connectivity within two kilometres, particularly between key community assets and help to achieve a low-carbon transportation future with higher mode-shares of biking, walking, rolling, shared transportation, transit and land-use planning that is oriented to sustainable modes of transportation.
The program considers applications under two categories:
Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure and Design: Support for Active Transportation (AT) infrastructure or design, AT, Sustainable Transportation, or Transit plans, Modeling or Design for transportation improvements/ transportation demand management, shared mobility services, engineering, and feasibility studies.
Sustainable Transportation Enabling: Education, public engagement, social marketing, data collection and evaluation, informational supports (signage, maps, technology), ideas or best practices that require more studies to advance sustainable transportation in Nova Scotia.
- Overall grant of $600,000
- This grant will cover up to 50% of eligible costs, up to a maximum of $100,000 for Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure and Design projects, or $30,000 for Enabling projects
- Funding will be for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Projects must be completed by March 8, 2019 to receive full payment of the grant
Contact the Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org