Request for Comments/Input
The Department of Administration issued a final plan on May 1, 2018. The plan follows legislative directive enacted earlier in the year that calls for funding public fleet vehicles and transit. The plan provides the following allocation:
62% On-Road (15% state medium and heavy duty trucks, 47% for public transit)
37.5% Flex Funds
AB64. Provides direction that the VW Settlement Funds may be used for vehicles in the state fleet. Of the money set aside for this purposes, specifies that not more than $10 million shall be used out of a total of $21 million anticipated to be available in FY 2017 - 2019. Directs $10 million is to be allocated for state vehicles, and no more than $27 million for transit vehicles; passed both Houses as of 9/15/17. Governor vetoed line that says no more than $10 million can be spent in FY 2017 - 2019; final version also specifies that no more than $32 million shall be used for transit vehicles.