Funding Agency

DRA - Community Infrastructure Fund


Funding Agency

Delta Regional Authority


Federal Agency

Delta Regional Authority

Agency Overview

Established in 2000 by Congress, DRA makes strategic investments of federal appropriations into projects that will improve regional economic opportunity by helping create jobs, build communities, and improve the lives of the 10 million people who reside in the 252 counties and parishes of the eight-state region. DRA provides investment for basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, business development, and workforce development.

Program Name

DRA - Community Infrastructure Fund


Program Overview

The Community Infrastructure Fund was created to target physical infrastructure projects that help build safer, more resilient communities in the Delta region. The three areas of investment through this program target basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, and flood control project centered around economic development.

Agency Contact

Brian Henson (202) 400-1453

Program Purpose
  • Broadband Infrastructure (e.g., construction)
Eligible Recipients
  • Higher Education Institutions
  • Hospitals
  • State and Local Governments
  • Tribal Entities
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Electric Utilities/Co-ops

Agency Contact

Brian Henson (202) 400-1453

FY2019 Funding Amount

$10,000,000

FY2020 Funding Amount

$15,000,000

Brief Program Description

The Community Infrastructure Fund was created to target physical infrastructure projects that help build safer, more resilient communities in the Delta region. The three areas of investment through this program target basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, and flood control project centered around economic development.

Agency
  • Delta Regional Authority

Funding Name DRA - Community Infrastructure Fund

Funding Image

DRA