This program is expired. Activities formerly funded under the New Freedom program are eligible for funding under FTA's Enhanced Mobility of Seniors & Individuals with Disabilities Program (Section 5310).
On March 29, 2007 FTA issued its circular entitled, New Freedom Program Guidance and Application Instructions. This circular issues guidance on the administration of the New Freedom Program under 49 U.S.C. 5317, and guidance for the preparation of grant applications. This issuance incorporates provisions of SAFETEA–LU.
This Circular became effective May 1, 2007.