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Our Clients are BIG Winners!

May 1, 2019

Our Clients are BIG Winners!

On March 28, 2019, the South Dakota Transportation Commission awarded 10 preservation and 18 rehabilitation/Replacement grants totaling approximately $13.934 million.

Clark Engineering provided engineering assistance to our clients for preparation and submittal of 15 applications for grant funding.

Congratulations to these Clark Engineering clients who were awarded the following grants:

Rehabilitation/Replacement

  • Beadle County – 1 grant
  • Clark County – 1 grant
  • Day County – 1 grant
  • Moody County – 1 grant
  • Roberts County – 1 grant

Preservation

  • Beadle County – 2 grants
  • City of Sioux Falls – 2 grants
  • Yankton County – 2 grants

We look forward to working with these clients to complete the Preservation, Rehabilitation, and Replacement of their bridges and preparing them for future applications for additional BIG funding.

The State of South Dakota created the BIG program in 2015 with Senate Bill 1. SB 1 set aside $7 million per year from funds generated by license plate fees to be used to repair and replace aging local bridges. The SDDOT has added an additional $8 million, making $15 million available.