The BUILD grant program is an extremely valuable resource for the public transportation industry, which depends on grant funds for capital projects. APTA research shows that the percentage of BUILD grant funds for public transportation-related projects in Fiscal Years (FY) 2017 and 2018 is substantially lower than the historical average. However, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 contains significant changes that should restore some balance to the BUILD program.​

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