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Climate Initiatives Grants

MTC’s Climate Initiatives Program promotes innovative ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the Bay Area; and taps federal funding for a pair of competitive grant programs:

  • Innovative Grants of $1 million and up to support high-impact projects that can be replicated around the region
  • Safe Routes to Schools Creative Grants of $500,000 and up to implement and evaluate novel emissions-reduction strategies for travel to and from schools

Get more details about Climate Initiative Grants and other MTC initiiatives designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from transportation in our Climate Change + Clean Vehicles section

Find out how we measure our impact on the climate in our interactive Vital Signs website.

Plus — get data on people, transportation, the economy and our land.

Funding for the Climate Initiatives Program comes primarily through the federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement program.

Additional support comes from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District’s Transportation Fund for Clean Air.