BIL In Your Community

On this page, you will find stories and press releases that describe how funding through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law is flowing to Georgia communities.

New Release: Read about how Athens-Clarke County is benefitting from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

January 2024: Carrollton City School District, Marietta City Schools, Bibb County School District, Richmond County School District 

Biden-Harris Administration announces nearly $1B in awards for clean school buses across the nation as part of Investing in America Agenda
(Clean School Bus Grant Program)

September 2023: City of Atlanta, City of Decatur

Biden-Harris Administration Invests $1 Billion for Nearly 400 Projects to Expand Access to Trees and Green Spaces in Communities and Neighborhoods Nationwide through Investing in America Agenda (USDA Urban and Community Forestry Program)

June 2023: City of Atlanta, City of Thomasville

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Funding for 162 Community-Led Infrastructure Projects as a Part of the Investing in America Agenda (US DOT Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity "RAISE" Program)

May 2023: City of Adrian, City of Atlanta, City of Perry, City of Savannah

Biden-Harris Administration Announces More than $315 Million Through Investing in America Agenda for Cleanup and Technical Assistance at Polluted Brownfield Sites (EPA Brownfields Program)

April 2023: City of Hawkinsville, City of Lawrenceville

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic Funding for 37 Projects to Improve Safety, Fix Old, Leaky Gas Pipes and Create Jobs (US DOT Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure Safety and Modernization Program)

April 2023: City of Cedartown, City of Doraville
Biden-Harris Administration Awards $21.15 million Through New Thriving Communities Program to Help 64 Communities Better Access Federal Funding (US DOT Thriving Communities Program)

March 2023: Gwinnett County, Chatham County

Biden-Harris Administration Funds Innovative Projects to Create Safer, More Equitable, Transportation Systems (US DOT Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation Grants Program)

February 2023: City of Roswell, City of Atlanta

Biden-Harris Administration Announces First-Ever Awards from Program to Reconnect Communities (US DOT Reconnecting Communities Pilot Program)

February 2023: City of Atlanta

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic $800 Million for More than 500 Projects to Improve Roads at the Local Level and Tackle National Traffic Fatalities (US DOT Safe Streets and Roads For All Program - Implementation Grants)

February 2023: multiple jurisdictions (Athens-Clarke County, City of Carrollton, City of Decatur, City of Doraville, City of Roswell, City of Sandy Springs, City of Sylvester, Consolidated Government of Columbus)

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic $800 Million for More than 500 Projects to Improve Roads at the Local Level and Tackle National Traffic Fatalities (US DOT Safe Streets and Roads For All Program - Action Plan Grants)

October 2022: Athens-Clarke County

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s First Bridge Investment Program Grants (FHWA Bridge Investment Program)

October 2022: Augusta-Richmond County

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Over $1.6 Billion in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Funding to Nearly Double the Number of Clean Transit Buses on America's Roads (FTA Bus and Bus Facilities Program)

September 2022: Athens-Clark County

RAISE 2022 Award Fact Sheets (US DOT Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity "RAISE" Program)

May 2022: City of Savannah

Biden Administration Announces $254 Million to Tackle Polluted Brownfield Sites (EPA Brownfield Assessment Grant)

April 2022: City of Albany

President Biden, USDA Announce $420 Million Investment in Watershed Infrastructure Projects to Benefit Rural and Historically Underserved Communities (USDA)