Call for Projects – Local Major Bridge

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is accepting applications for the Local Major Bridge Program – FY 2023. Applications are due Tuesday, September 19, 2017, electronically to IDOT District 1. Just the construction and construction engineering (CE) project phases are eligible for funding with a maximum federal share of 80% with a 20% local share. To learn more, click IDOT Circular Letter CL2017-18.
Eligible Projects:
  • Existing deficient bridges that carry a highway
  • Bridge is eligible for Surface Transportation Program-Bridge (STP-BR) funding
  • Total project cost (includes engineering, utilities, ROW and construction/CE) must total a minimum of $1,000,000.
  • Bridge must be under county, municipal or township jurisdiction
Additional application information/assistance: