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Transit Oriented Development - Guidance FAQs

The FAST Act made TOD projects eligible under RRIF and TIFIA. The guidance shown in the FAQs listed below provides additional clarity on the definitions used by the Bureau to determine a project's eligibility for RRIF and TIFIA loans under existing TOD authority. Projects not eligible under the TOD authority may be eligible under other existing RRIF and TIFIA authorities.

Please contact the Build America Bureau with any questions about the guidance, RRIF, TIFIA, or other innovative finance concerns.

Please note:  The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. It is only intended to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law.

Last updated: Tuesday, July 27, 2021