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Transit-Oriented Development - Project Eligibility Frequently Asked Questions

Transit-oriented development (TOD) projects are eligible under both the RRIF and TIFIA credit programs. The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) below clarify the definitions used and the analyses undertaken by the Build America Bureau (Bureau) to determine a TOD project's eligibility for RRIF and TIFIA credit assistance. Projects not eligible under these TOD authorities could be eligible under other existing RRIF and TIFIA authorities.

Please contact the Bureau with any questions about the FAQs, a specific TOD project's eligibility, or any other RRIF or TIFIA program requirements.

Please note: These FAQs do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. They are only intended to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law.