There are three types of traffic safety grants generally available to provide funding for traffic safety programs in your neighborhood, community or school zone: federal grants, state grants, and local government grants. Where can you find the information on grants available in your area?
- Local city officials - For cites of more than 40,000 residents, there is usually a grant manager employed full time
- County officials - For unincorporated areas, most counties also employ a grant manager
- Visit your state, city, or county website - often there is a statewide special local option sales tax that can be earmarked for transportation improvements
- Grant/funding websites
Listed below are links to assist you in obtaining funding for your traffic calming program.
Government grants listing and application
Comprehensive Guide to getting a grant
Grant writing tools for non-profit organizations
Police and Law Enforcement Grants Guide
State Farm Sponsored Community Grants