Scope and Purpose. To
provide financial assistance for capital projects to preserve and improve local
rail freight service.
Terms and Conditions.
The recipient must adhere to federal laws
and regulations as specified in the federal grant agreement and, 49 CFR part
and applicable state laws and regulations.
Eligible Recipients. Rail
lines in the State of Georgia which carry three million or less gross tons of
Criteria for Award. Available funding is awarded in accordance
with the priority placed on each eligible rail line as a result of the detailed
analysis performed as part of the State Rail Plan.
Directions and Deadlines.
Recipient rail lines must be analyzed in the State Rail Plan. The plan is
updated periodically and any eligible rail line not currently included in the
State Rail Plan may be identified and requested for inclusion by writing the
Georgia Department of Transportation, Office of Intermodal Programs, 276
Memorial Drive, SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3743.
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
entitled "Local Rail Freight Assistance Program" submitted
March 22, 1994.