Build America, Buy America Guidelines Released

The Build America, Buy America Act was included as part of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. This week the White House released new requirements and guidance for how construction materials for projects funded by the law should be sourced. The guidance also outlines criteria for waivers. To read the full memorandum, click here.

Webinar: Safe Streets for All Grant Program

The Notice of Funding Opportunity for the new Safe Streets for All (SS4A) Grant Program is expected to be released sometime in May. The Department of Transportation is offering three pre-application informational webinars for prospective applicants.

Prospective Applicant Date Registration Link
Tribal Governments Thursday, April 28, 1-3 p.m. (EDT) Zoom
Counties, Cities, Towns, Other Special Districts That Are Subdivisions of a State, and Transit Agencies Monday, May 2, 1-3 p.m. (EDT) Zoom
Metropolitan Planning Organizations Tuesday, May 3, 1-3 p.m. (EDT) Zoom

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Rural Playbook

Earlier this year the White House released the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Guidebook. This month they released the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Rural Playbook. The Rural Playbook outlines sources and programs set aside for rural communities.