California Department of Transportation

2012-13 BTA Call for Projects

The 2012-13 Bicycle Transportation Account (BTA) Call for Projects was announced February 27, 2012.

The BTA application has been designed to allow the export of information to a database. The BTA application must be completed on a computer with Adobe® Acrobat Reader 8.0, or later, installed on the computer used to complete the application. You may download the latest version of the free software.

Please read the Call for Projects for detailed instructions on submitting applications.

Important Dates:

February 27, 2012 - BTA Call for Projects announced. .

January 1, 2007 to March 31, 2012 - Bicycle Transportation Plan (BTP) adoption date range for 2012-13 eligibility. BTPs must be adopted by the governing boards or councils prior to the application submission. Adoption must include Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA) approval of applicant's BTP to ensure compliance with SHC Section 891.2 and the regional transportation plan (RTP).

April 1, 2012 - Last day for applicants to submit final invoices for BTA projects open with Cooperative Work Agreements (CWA).

Agencies requesting CWAs for the 2009-10 BTA Cycle become ineligible if approved. CWA award notification is anticipated the first week of April 2012.

April 27, 2012 - BTA Applications due to Headquarters and Districts by Close of Business.

May 31, 2012 - District-evaluated applications must be received at BFU.

2012-13 Award - Announced after enactment of the 2012-13 California Budget.

See the Bicycle Transportation Plan Preparation and Processing webpage for more information on BTP requirements.

2012-13 BTA Call for Projects

2012-13 BTA Application

BTA Projects – CWA

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Sample BTA Applications.