TRANSPORTATION
Planning / Funding Applications:

 
Rhutasel and Associates, Inc. is qualified and experienced in preparing grant applications for many public agency sources including the following programs:

•  STP – Federal Highway Administration Funding under the Surface Transportation Program for
    Urban areas as administered by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments and the
     Illinois Department of Transportation.
•  CMAQ - Federal Highway Administration Funding under the Congestion Mitigation Air Quality
    Program as administered by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments and the Illinois
    Department of Transportation.
•  ITEP & Green Streets – Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program Funding as
    administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation.
•  SRTS – Federal Highway Administration Funding under the Safe Routes to Schools Program
    as administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation
•  HSIP – Highway Safety Improvement Program as administered by the Illinois Department of
    Transportation.
•  GCPF – Grade Crossing Protection Fund as approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission
    and as administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation.
•  FHWA (Demonstration Funds) – Congressional Earmarks, Transportation Project Evaluation
    Criteria, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure,
    Subcommittee on Highways and Trust.
•  IDOT EDP – Economic Development Program for projects supporting job creation, job
    retention or promotion of tourism.
•  IDOT TARP – Truck Access Route Program grants supporting improvements for local roads
    that are designated as truck routes.
•  CDBG – Community Development Block Grant as administered by the St. Clair County
    Intergovernmental Grants Department.
 
•  ARRA – American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009.  FHWA Funding as Administered
    by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments and the Illinois Department of
    Transportation.
 

Funding availability for individual projects is dependent upon various factors including community demographics, project eligibility, and funding source.  The following is a sampling of recent projects in which we assisted in obtaining grant approval for transportation improvements:

Fairview Heights, Illinois
Old Collinsville Rd. Reconstruction Ph. 2 (STP)  $416,000
Union Hill Road Resurfacing (ARRA)  $307,200

Lebanon, Illinois
St. Louis St. Reconstruction Phase 1 (STP)  $171,000
St. Louis St. Reconstruction Phase 2 (STP)  $324,675
Belleville St. Reconstruction (STP)  $329,250
U.S. Rt. 50/IL Rt. 4 Traffic Signals (CMAQ/IDOT)  $835,040
Dee Street Improvements (CDBG)  $155,000
Alton Street Reconstruction (STP)  $537,000
Monroe Street Sidewalks (ARRA)  $334,400

O’Fallon, Illinois
State Street Resurfacing (STP)  $212,339
Old Collinsville Rd. Reconstruction Ph. 3 (STP)  $391,000
Obernuefemann Rd. Reconstruction (STP)  $740,275
Milburn School Rd. Reconstruction, Ph. 1 (STP)  $849,000
Milburn School Rd. Reconstruction, Ph. 2 (STP)  $474,750
Hwy. 50/Venita Dr. Intersection Improvement (CMAQ)  $704,000
Hwy. 50 Congestion Improvements (CMAQ)  $789,040
N. Lincoln Reconstruction (St. Clair County & FHWA)  $1,349,996
Venita Drive Bridge Over CSXT Railroad (GCPF)  $3,600,000

Sparta, Illinois
Stevenson Drive (TARP)  $42,900
Jubel Drive (TARP)  $30,000
McClurken Ave. (TARP & EDP)  $905,000

Red Bud, Illinois

Red Bud East Industrial Park (EDP)  $163,318
Red Bud Industrial Park (EDP)  $75,000

Smithton, Illinois
Lincoln Street (CDBG)  $85,000





Transportation Areas of Service:
Roads & Streets
Traffic Engineering
Planning / Funding Applications
Recreational Facilities
Construction Inspection

Mark A. Rujawitz   mark.rujawitz@rhutasel.net    mobile: 618363-3763
Transportation Department Head



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