Category B - Villages and Small Cities

The application submission period for the FY 2022 Category B Villages and Small Cities grant program is closed at this time. Dependent on the volume of applications, we anticipate award announcements to be made by August 1, 2021 with funding available October 1, 2021 contingent on continued appropriations.

The application submission period for the FY 2023 Category B grant program will be announced in early 2022.

Parameters of the program

  • Cities or Villages of populations of 10,000 or less per the 2010 U.S. Census are eligible
  • The maximum Grant is $250,000 with 50% minimum cash match
  • Any road construction work other than regular maintenance is eligible
  • Geographical distribution is a selection criterion
  • Agencies may apply for funding in consecutive years
  • An agency's capacity to raise additional funding to invest in street repairs will be considered

We encourage:

  • Applications for projects on roadways that are ineligible for federal-aid or TEDF Category D
  • Applications for projects that can be completed by the end of the 2022 construction season
  • Capital preventative maintenance projects
  • Combining eligible work with other infrastructure work
  • Combining eligible work with similar work being performed by another road agency

Resolutions of Support including a commitment of the matching funds from agencies' governing body will be required

Only one application per agency will be accepted (however, please note that the application form accommodates multiple roadways)‚Äč

Application Form PDF icon
Application Instructions PDF icon
Frequently Asked Questions PDF icon
Eligible Applicants PDF icon

Christine Zuzga, 517-335-1069

Approved Projects
2019 Approved Category B Projects PDF icon
2020 Approved Category B Projects PDF icon
2021 Approved Category B Projects PDF icon
2022 Approved Category B Projects PDF icon