On January 28, 2010, President Obama announced the first selections for the High-Speed Intercity Passenger Rail (HSIPR) Program.
This notice builds on the program framework established by FRA in the June 23, 2009 interim program guidance (74 Fed.
29900), and details the application
requirements and procedures for obtaining the remaining funds available under the Department of Transportation Appropriations Act of 2009 that have not yet been allocated to projects.
This solicitation is only applicable to the remaining FY 2009 funds.