Competitive Edge

Helping communities, businesses and elected officials with funding, legislation and issues related to engineering and planning projects.


Airport Master Planning and Airport Layout Plans

May 14th, 2015
From airports serving air carrier traffic, to grass-strip airports with a few based aircraft, every dollar spent is equally important when considering your airport and how you choose to run it. That said, it is crucial to make sure your dollars are being spent as efficiently as possible. An Airport Master Planning Study is a comprehensive...


Montana Transportation Alternative Program Grant

May 11th, 2015
The Montana Department of Transportation is providing funding opportunities for a variety of alternative transportation projects including many that were previously eligible under separately funded programs. Eligible activities include construction, planning and design of on-road and off-road trail facilities for pedestrians, bicyclists and other...


National Flood Insurance Program Technical Assistance Grant

May 11th, 2015
The Department of Homeland Security, Community Assistance Program - State Support Services Element program provides funding to States to provide technical assistance in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and to evaluate community performance in implementing NFIP floodplain management activities. Eligible Applicants: State governments...


Pollution Prevention Production Reduction Projects Funding

April 27th, 2015
The US Environmental Protection Agency has announced funding through their Source Reduction Assistance grant program for projects that reduce or eliminate pollution at the source. Focus areas include pollution prevention projects that achieve significant and measurable reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and/or energy efficiency through...


Brownfield/Land Reuse Sites Community Health Project Grants

April 27th, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Agency for Toxic Substance and Disease Registry (ATSDR) is seeking applications for activities that support increased capacity for responsive community health actions and that promote healthy and safe environments. Projects should increase capacity to identify, address and improve community health in...