ACT Community Action Grants Program

ACT Community Action Grants Program

Agency for Community Transit(ACT), the provider of multi-modal transportation services for Madison County Transit, has launched a new “Community Action Grants Program.” The purpose of this new program is to provide funding to public entities and organizations to enhance mobility for the elderly and disabled, improve ADA accessibility, and promote alternative transportation modes to improve the quality of life for Madison County residents.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible entities include cities, villages, and townships within Madison County, Illinois, as well as 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations, park districts, transit districts, and airport districts based in or providing services within Madison County, Illinois.

Funding Opportunities

ACT has committed $2 million for the calendar year 2022 Community Action Grants Program with a maximum of $100,000 per project and maximum of $100,000 per entity.

Eligible Projects

Transportation | Bicycle | Pedestrian | ADA Accessibility | Bus Stops | Related Projects

Submittal Details

Grant application deadline dependent on funding request amount.


Please contact Miriam Bell, ACT Grants Coordinator, for additional information.
P 618-797-4600, ext. 2251

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