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Volkswagen Update: March 2019

Volkswagen Update: March 2019

More states have finalized their VW funding plans. Currently, 40 states have published funding opportunities representing $2.3 billion — with $132.7 million of that exclusively allocated for school bus replacement. Unfortunately, most of the current funding is going toward diesel. The clock is ticking, and we need your help! Our highest applicant success rates have been when we work together to create a strategy for your state.

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.

As of March 2019:

40 states have final plans:
Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, 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.

Seven states have draft plans:
Alabama, Alaska, Kentucky, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota and Vermont.

Five states are still developing their plans and accepting comments:
Florida, Hawaii, Mississippi, Puerto Rico and West Virginia.

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