FY11, 12, & 13 - Northeast Corridor Infrastructure and Operations Advisory Commission


The Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act of 2008 (PRIIA) Section 212 requires establishment of a Northeast Corridor Infrastructure and Operations Advisory Commission (NEC Commission). The NEC Commission was established ?to promote mutual cooperation and planning pertaining to the rail operations and related activities of the Northeast Corridor.? The statute requires several deliverables, including a statement of goals, recommendations, access costs and a report on Northeast Corridor economic development. The NEC Commission is comprised of 18 voting members, nine of which represent each of the eight states and the District of Columbia, five of which represent the U.S. Department of Transportation, and four of which represent Amtrak.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 10/16/2013 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Transportation
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
The only entity eligible for this award is the National Railroad Passenger Corporation (AMTRAK)
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Application Procedure
No Explanation
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
GrantSolutions Help Desk
Phone Number: 1.866.577.0771 or 202.401.5282
Hours of operation are Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $5,309,915.00


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