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Volkswagen Update: January 2019

Volkswagen Update: January 2019

More states have closed funding opportunities. Currently, 38 states have published funding opportunities representing $2.3 billion — with $132.7 million of that exclusively allocated for school bus replacement. Our highest applicant success rates have been when we work together to create a strategy for your state. Because, unfortunately, most of the current funding is going toward diesel.

As of January 2019:

Thirty eight states have final plans:

 Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana , New Jersey, North Carolina, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

Nine states have draft plans:

Alabama, Alaska,Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota and Vermont.

Five states are still developing their plans and are accepting comments:

Florida, Hawaii, Mississippi, Puerto Rico and West Virginia.

Please contact Chelsea Jenkins at to discuss how best to approach and plan for the next phase of VW Settlement (and other funding) opportunities in your state.

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