TIP Project #2014-85-012: Purchase and/or rehab Locomotive and rail cars

Purchase and/or Rehab of locomotive(s) and rail cars for use on Music City Star service. Prepare and paint exterior of passenger cars to cover rusted areas and improve image of service. Paint recently purchased locomotive to match paint scheme of current equipment. Rehab interiors of 30+ year old equipment used on Music City Star service.

RTA   M Transit Capital
Multi-County   1085-320
Purchase and/or rehab Locomotive and rail cars  
Downtown Nashville to Downtown Lebanon.  
0.00 miles   $5,077,233.00
Exempt   $5,077,233.00

Programmed Funds

Fiscal YearPhaseFunding SourceTotal FundsFederal FundsState FundsLocal Funds
2014IMPLEMENTATIONFTA 5337$3,002,233.00$2,401,787.00$300,223.00$300,223.00
2015IMPLEMENTATIONFTA 5307$625,000.00$500,000.00$62,500.00$62,500.00
2016IMPLEMENTATIONFTA 5307$312,500.00$250,000.00$31,250.00$31,250.00
2017IMPLEMENTATIONFTA 5307$1,137,500.00$910,000.00$113,750.00$113,750.00
TOTAL  $5,077,233.00$4,061,787.00$507,723.00$507,723.00

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Project Notes

NotePosted On
12/28/12 - Projects can be implemented within 12 months and project can be obligated within 12 months. RTA has an experienced procurement and program management staff and is ready to begin procurement and deployment of the program tasks once the notice of award for this project has been granted. RTA has previous success with completing larger capital projects with the use of federal funds. There are no outstanding legal issues that would make this a high-risk project to implement quickly.12/28/2012

Project Amendments

Amendment #ActionMPO ApprovalTDOT ApprovalUS DOT Approval
2014-030This amendment adds $2,401,787.00 (federal share) in FTA 5337 funds to TIP #2014-85-012 in FY 2014. These are new formula funds from the State of Good Repair Program apportioned in February 2014 to the Nashville-Davidson Urbanized Area. The State of Good Repair (SGR) program provides capital assistance for maintenance, rehabilitation, and replacement projects for existing fixed guideway and high intensity motorbus systems.9/17/2014  

List of Administrative Modifications

There are no administrative modifications for this TIP Project.

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