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California Consulting LLC Announces the Release of California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS): 2017 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) GME Grant

California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS): 2017 Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) GME Grant

Deadline: January 30, 2016

Amount: Varies.  Applicants asked to provide reasonable costs for the requested services.

Match: None required

Eligibility: Cities, counties

Using this OTS Grants Made Easy (GME) application, applicants will conduct best practice strategies to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in crashes involving alcohol and other primary collision factors. The funded strategies may include impaired driving enforcement, enforcement operations focusing on primary collision factors, distracted driving, night-time seat belt enforcement, special enforcement operations encouraging motorcycle safety, enforcement and public awareness in areas with a high number of bicycle and pedestrian collisions, and educational programs. These strategies are designed to earn media attention thus enhancing the overall deterrent effect.