S.2053 - Jumpstarting Transit-Oriented Development Act

A bill to encourage transit-oriented development, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: A bill to encourage transit-oriented development, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Jumpstarting Transit-Oriented Development Act as introduced.

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Official Summary

Jumpstarting Transit-Oriented Development Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to award grants to transit agencies, state or local governments, metropolitan planning organizations, tribal governments, or partnerships among them to establish a specific, implementable strate

Official Summary

Jumpstarting Transit-Oriented Development Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) to award grants to transit agencies, state or local governments, metropolitan planning organizations, tribal governments, or partnerships among them to establish a specific, implementable strategy for mixed-income, mixed-use development projects that lead to successful transit-oriented development within one-half mile of an existing or planned major transit facility. Defines \"major transit facility\" to mean:
(1) a station that is part of a fixed-guideway public transportation system,
(2) a high-speed rail or intercity rail station,
(3) a transit hub, or
(4) a transit center located in a nonurbanized area. Authorizes the Secretary to make or guarantee loans to eligible borrowers to carry out such projects.

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