The Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority (GDRTA) was recently awarded a 4.4-million-dollar federal grant that will be used to replace twelve RTA buses in the near future.  

Dayton RTA Funding 

A large portion of the money used to fund the RTA comes through various grants. This most recent grant is 1 of 2 recent multi-million-dollar grants awarded to the GDRTA.  

“RTA applied for the competitive grant through the Federal Transit Administration,” said GDRT Deputy Chief Executive Officer Bob Ruzinsky. “In general RTA funds about 80% of bus replacement costs with grants.” 

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