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Stark Area Regional Transit Authority (SARTA)/Ohio State University (OSU) Advanced Smart Mobility Deployment

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Project Name SARTA/OSU Advanced Smart Mobility Deployment
Eligible Entity Applying to Receive Federal Funding Stark Area Regional Transit Authority
Total Project Cost (from all sources) $ 5,705,615
ATCMTD Request $ 2,810,584
Are matching funds restricted to a specific project component? If so, which one? No
Is the project currently programmed in the:

Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)
Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP)
MPO Long Range Transportation Plan
State Long Range Transportation Plan

No, but once awarded, the project will be programmed into the:
  • Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), and
  • Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP)
Technologies Proposed to Be Deployed (briefly list)
  • Autonomous Electric Shuttle Buses
  • Vehicle-to-Vehicle/ Infrastructure/ Cloud/Pedestrian Communication Equipment
  • Anaerobic Digestion for Renewable Electricity Generation
  • Smart Paint and Smart Canes

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