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The Build America Bureau has worked with many State DOTs and other project sponsors to deliver new infrastructure and improve roads, highways, bridges, tunnels, and bike/ped infrastructure across the country. Whether you're thinking about technical assistance or financing instruments, if you've got a roadway project in mind, reach out to us today!

Eligible Project Sponsors:

  • State DOTs
  • State Infrastructure Banks
  • Private Firms
  • Special Authorities
  • County and Local Governments
  • Transportation Improvement Districts

Eligible Projects:

  • New or Resurfaced roads
  • Expanded capacity
  • Bike/Ped projects
  • HOT and Managed Lanes
  • Tolling
  • Bypasses
  • Bridge replacement
  • Other facilities eligible under Title 23 – 23 U.S.C. §601(a)(12)(A)

Credit Products for Road Projects


  • Can finance up to 33% of eligible project costs
  • Requires dedicated revenue stream
  • Flexible amortization, up to 35 years
  • Repayment can be deferred for 5 years
  • No pre-payment penalty

Rural Project Initiative:

  • Can finance up to 49% of eligible  project costs
  • 1/2 the normal Treasury rate
  • Waiver of fees


Last updated: Friday, April 3, 2020