Shelby: Mobile Receives $100 Million for DOT Transportation Demo Program – News Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today announced that the Mobile Airport Authority (MAA) and the Alabama State Port Authority (ASPA) have jointly received a U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) grant in the amount of $100 million to participate in the DOT Transportation Demonstration Program, which is intended for entities that are well-positioned to augment existing intermodal and multimodal assets in close proximity with capital investments that strengthen infrastructure connections. 


“This is one of the most impactful federal grants during my time in Congress,” stated Senator Shelby.  “Mobile is uniquely positioned to become a major transportation hub,