Announcing the official FY 2013 solicitation for candidate projects for the Highways for LIFE (HfL) Discretionary grant program. The HfL program was not authorized in MAP-21; however, funds remain from previous years through SAFETEA-LU and the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012 for one final solicitation. Approximately $15 million is currently available for the HfL Discretionary grant program.
Candidate HfL projects must be on the local highway system (not State Highway System) and the Phase has to be Construction.
Please find the attached FHWA Solicitation dated 11/28/12 for candidate projects for the FFY 2013 Highways for Life (HfL) Discretionary Program. The attachment includes the FHWA Solicitation Memorandum dated 11/28/12, HfL Selection Criteria & Additional Information, and the two-part HfL Project Application Packet:
Applicants must have their completed HfL Applications (submitted electronically in MS Word format and the associated SF-424 forms in pdf format) e-mailed to the District DLAE Office (firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com) no later than COB 12/21/12.
FHWA’s HfL Web Page: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/hfl/summary/cp/cp00.cfm