The Rural Transit Assistance Program (49 U.S.C. 5311(b)(3)) provides a source of funding to assist in the design and implementation of training and technical assistance projects and other support services tailored to meet the needs of transit operators in nonurbanized areas.
Cross-border trade and tourism pass through these Arizona-Sonora ports of entry in the SEAGO Region:
Nogales, Arizona to Nogales, Sonora
Naco, Arizona to Naco, Sonora
Douglas, Arizona to Agua Prieta, Sonora
The Section 5311 grant program's goals are to address the mobility needs of Arizona's rural population by enhancing access to health care, shopping, education, employment, public services and recreation.
assisting local communities in building effective transit services in rural areas.