Funding & Implementation


Development of the TIP is financed by a combination of federal highway and transit planning funds and state and local matching funds.

Surface transportation projects in the TIP are financed under the following funding categories:
  • Interstate Maintenance
  • National Highway System
  • Surface Transportation Program
  • Railroad Protection / Hazard Elimination
  • Bridge Program
  • Demonstration Program for Highways, Intermodal, and Railroads
Transit operating and capital projects are authorized under sections of the Federal Transit Act. Generally speaking federal funds account for 80% of the cost of each TIP project, state funds 10%, and local funds 10%.


The following entities are involved in developing the TIP: