TDM TIP Set-Aside

The TDM Services set-aside was developed to support marketing, outreach and research projects that reduce single-occupant vehicle (SOV) travel and ultimately reduce traffic congestion and improve regional air quality. The specific goals of the TDM Services set-aside are listed below.

  • Reduce single-occupant vehicle travel
  • Reduce traffic congestion
  • Improve air quality
  • Pilot new approaches to transportation demand management (TDM)
  • Improve awareness of and access to mobility options for people of all ages, incomes and abilities

The 2020-2023 TIP Policy established $1.8 million in federal funds for TDM non-infrastructure projects over the four-year period. The most recent call for projects was for $974,000.

Call for Projects:

The 2022-2023 call for projects is currently closed.

The 2022-2023 TDM TIP Set-Aside call for projects closed on October 25, 2021. DRCOG staff received 11 applications from 8 different sponsors during the final stage of the FY2022-2023 call for projects. Proposals were reviewed by an internal evaluation panel and a set of recommendations was developed and presented to the Transportation Advisory Committee, the Regional Transportation Committee and the DRCOG Board of Directors. Ultimately, the Board of Directors approved the recommended projects (listed below) on February 16, 2022.    

Projects Selected for Funding:

Project Sponsor Project Title Recommended Award
Transportation Solutions Pandemic Recovery and TDM Marketing Campaign $173,859.00
Community Cycles Ride by Ebike $82,790.00
West Corridor TMA

Culturally Sensitive Encouragement and Marketing Campaigns

West Corridor TMA Colfax Safety Project Outreach $28,976.00
Downtown Denver Partnership Denver Open Streets $254,726.00
City of Aurora & Northeast Transportation Connections Aurora Aerotropolis/I-70 Corridor TDM Program Development and Implementation $107,627.00
Commuting Solutions Expansion of B-Cycle Bikeshare System - Feasibility Study $66,232.00
Denver Regional Mobility & Access Council Getting There Travel Training $177,000.00
  Recommendation Total $974,000.00


















For specific information regarding eligibility rules and the selection process, please review the TDM Set-Aside Eligibility Rules and Selection Process

For additional information about the TDM Set-Aside, please contact Kelsey Tennett or Nisha Mokshagundam