2023 Grants

Notice of Public Hearing : September 27, 2021

This is to inform the public that a public hearing will be held on the proposed AppalCART Community Transportation Program Application to be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Transportation no later than October 8, 2021. The public hearing will be held on September 27, 2021 at 3:00 pm before the AppalCART Board.

The Community Transportation Program provides assistance to coordinate existing transportation programs operating in Watauga County as well as provides transportation options and services for the communities within this service area. These services are currently provided using buses and vans. Services are rendered by AppalCART.

For further information, please see the PDF file below.

5311 Project Budgets

Administrative

  • Total Amount: $500,000

  • Local Share: $75,000 (15%)

Capital (Vehicles & Other)

  • Total Amount: $1,375,396

  • Local Share: $137,541 (10%)

Operating (5311)

  • Total Amount: $829,130

  • Local Share: $414,565 (50%)

Apprentice

  • Total Amount: $50,261

  • Local Share: $5,027 (10%)

Rural State Operating

  • Total Amount: $210,932

  • Local Share: $105,466 (50%)

​TOTAL PROJECT

  • Total Funding Request: $2,965,719

  • Total Local Share: $737,599