The 5310 Program provides funding for transportation needs of the elderly and persons with disabilities when the transportation service provided is unavailable, insufficient, or inappropriate to meet these needs.
The GTA presents the legislative interests of rural and urban public transit entities; works toward securing adequate and stable funds for public transit; and promotes a positive image for transit throughout Georgia.
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is one of 10 modal administrations within the U.S. Department of Transportation. The FTA administers federal funding to support a variety of locally planned, constructed, and operated public transportation systems throughout the U.S.
The New Freedom Program is a new program authorized in Safe Accountable Flexibile and Efficient Transportation Equity Act, a Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) to support new public transportation services and public transportation alternatives beyond those required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.