Earmark Repurposing 2021

2021 Earmark Repurposing

Final Approved Earmark Repurposing Project List

FHWA has completed their approval of California’s Earmark Repurposing transfer requests for 2021. Below is the list of approved projects with the appropriate funding (with Federal Program Codes). Once funds have been programmed into the FSTIP, agencies may begin working with their DLAEs to process Requests for Authorization (RFAs) in accordance with the Local Assistance Procedures Manual (LAPM).

Final Approved Earmark Repurposing Project List(PDF)


On April 29, 2021, FHWA issued guidance on the implementation of Earmark repurposing provisions contained in the Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2021.

The Department of Transportation Appropriations Act, 2021 allows States to repurpose any earmark that was designated anytime and is Less than 10 percent obligated or final vouchered and closed.

The repurposed funds may be obligated on a new or existing project in the State within 25 miles of the earmark designation. The project must be an eligible project under the Surface Transportation Block Grant Program (STBG). The Repurposing Provision is available to be applied in FY 2021.


Letter from the Division Chief


Timeline, Fact Sheet, and Project Lists

FHWA 2021 Earmark Repurposing Guidance

If you have any questions regarding Earmark Repurposing, please email Repurposing@dot.ca.gov.

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