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2020 Community Transportation Needs Assessment Voucher Awardees and Applicants

In its inaugural year, the Clean Mobility Options Voucher Pilot Program awarded Community Transportation Needs Assessment vouchers worth a total of $1.15 million to under-resourced communities across California, with $150,000 of that total set aside and awarded specifically to Native American tribes.

The program awarded vouchers worth up to $50,000 each to 24 California nonprofits, public agencies, and tribal governments.

Below is an interactive map and a list of the awardees and other unawarded applicants.

Click here to read the press release.

Click here to learn more about the Needs Assessment Voucher application process.

For questions about the application process contact us.

List of Needs Assessment Awardees

(Listed in alphabetical order by lead applicant)


ActiveSGV, a project of Community Partners

Location: El Monte, S. El Monte in Los Angeles County


Big Pine Paiute Tribe of the Owens Valley

Location: Big Pine Indian Reservation in Inyo County



Location: Oxnard in Ventura County


Claremont Home Energy Retrofit Project (CHERP) - Locally Grown Power

Location: Pomona in Los Angeles County


City of Fresno Department of Transportation Fresno Area Express

Location: City of Fresno (Three Palms Mobile Home Park) in Fresno County


Community Resource Project

Location: Sacramento


County of San Diego

Location: Spring Valley, San Diego
(2 affordable housing properties) in San Diego County


Ecology Action

Location: Salinas in Monterey County


Fresno County Rural Transit Agency

Location: Tejon, Tübatulabal^, Delano, McFarland, Wasco, Shafter, Taft, Arvin, Buttonwillow*, Lamont*, Lake Isabella*, Bodfish* in Fresno County


Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission

Location: Del Rey, Firebaugh, Fowler, Kerman, Mendota, Parlier in Fresno County


Fresno Metro Ministry

Location: City Of Fresno in Fresno County


Kern Council of Governments

Location: Tejon, Tübatulabal^; Delano, McFarland, Wasco, Shafter, Taft, Arvin, Buttonwillow*, Lamont*, Lake Isabella*, Bodfish* in Kern County


The Latino Equity Advocacy & Policy (LEAP) Institute - Kettleman City

Location: Kettleman City in Kings County


The Latino Equity Advocacy & Policy (LEAP) Institute - Mecca

Location: Mecca* in Riverside County


The Latino Equity Advocacy & Policy (LEAP) Institute - Pajaro

Location: Pajaro* in Monterey County


Native American Environmental Protection Coalition

Location: Manzanita Reservation^ in San Diego County


Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians

Location: Paskenta Reservation^ in Tehama County


Porterville Unified School District

Location: Porterville in Tulare County


Riverside Community College District

Location: Riverside City College, Moreno Valley College, Norco College* in Riverside County


Sacramento Public Library

Location: South Sacramento (Southgate)* in Sacramento County


Social Good Fund/Regeneración Pajaro Valley

Location: Watsonville in Santa Cruz County


Urban Collaborative Project

Location: San Diego (Chollas View, Ocean View) in San Diego County


Western Riverside Council of Governments

Location: Moreno Valley, Corona, San Jacinto in Riverside County


Youth Transportation Organization (YOOTS)

Location: Richmond in Contra Costa County

* Unincorporated Area

^ Tribal Area

~ Lead applicants representing unincorporated land can apply for up to three projects.


Due to strong demand and limited funding, the following applicants were unable to receive awards.

(Listed in alphabetical order by lead applicant)

  • Acterra
  • Anaheim Transportation Network
  • Bakersfield Senior Center, Inc.
  • Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria Tribal Government
  • Bike Bakersfield
  • California State University, Fresno Foundation (on behalf of Fresno State Transportation Institute)
  • City of Reedley
  • City of Richmond
  • City of National City
  • City of Santa Clara
  • Community Action Partnership of Orange County
  • Electric Transportation Community Development Corporation
  • Institute for Local Government
  • Kounkuey Design Initiative
  • Madera Coalition for Community Justice
  • National Community Renaissance of California
  • RiderSafety Visibility
  • South Los Angeles Transit Empowerment Zone (SLATE-Z), a project of Community Partners
  • Spanish Speaking Unity Council