Attend an ATRC class on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design

The Active Transportation Resource Center (ATRC) is hosting multiple classes on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design. This class, in collaboration with Caltrans, will teach participants how to apply bicycle design concepts that best balance competing needs on a specific route. Current policy related to the future of active transportation will be discussed, … Read moreAttend an ATRC class on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design

Attend a Webinar on Automated Traffic Signal Performance Measures (ATSPM), Adaptive Signal Control Systems and SPaT/Connected Vehicle Applications

As part of Every Day Counts, the Federal Highway Administration is hosting a webinar on Automated Traffic Signal Performance Measures (ATSPM), Adaptive Signal Control Systems and SPaT/Connected Vehicle Applications on January 24th. This webinar will explore the relationship between ATSPM, adaptive signal control systems, and SPaT/connected vehicle applications. ATSPM is a simple and effective approach … Read moreAttend a Webinar on Automated Traffic Signal Performance Measures (ATSPM), Adaptive Signal Control Systems and SPaT/Connected Vehicle Applications

Attend a Safety Peer Exchange for Local Agencies

Are you involved in your agency’s safety program or HSIP applications? Caltrans, along with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the California Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP), is hosting a 1 & 1/2 day Local Agency Peer Exchange on February 5th and 6th in Sacramento. If you are involved with your agency’s safety program or … Read moreAttend a Safety Peer Exchange for Local Agencies

New Technical Brief “Hydraulic Considerations for Shallow Foundation Abutments” from FHWA

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has released a Memorandum implementing the new Technical Brief (TechBrief) “Hydraulic Considerations for Shallow Foundation Abutments.”  The TechBrief provides programmatic and technical considerations for evaluating and mitigating abutment scour at bridges with shallow foundations.  This information supersedes certain materials on shallow foundations in two FHWA Hydraulic Engineering Circulars (HEC-18 “Evaluating … Read moreNew Technical Brief “Hydraulic Considerations for Shallow Foundation Abutments” from FHWA

TRB Webinar on Systemic Pedestrian Safety Analysis and Risk Based Prioritization

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) is conducting a webinar on Monday, February 4, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM PT that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Research Report 893: Systemic Pedestrian Safety Analysis. The webinar will describe how transportation agencies can utilize a systemic approach to pedestrian safety by … Read moreTRB Webinar on Systemic Pedestrian Safety Analysis and Risk Based Prioritization

Final Local Assistance SB1 Webinar/Training

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance is presenting a final webinar/training on Senate Bill 1 (SB1) for Local Agencies in California receiving funding through the Active Transportation Program, Local Partnership Program, Solutions for Congested Corridors Program, or Trade Corridors Enhancement Program. The webinar will discuss the program and accountability requirements as set forth in the California Transportation Commission … Read moreFinal Local Assistance SB1 Webinar/Training

ATP Project Progress Reports due to Caltrans by Friday, January 11, 2019

These ATP Progress Reports reports cover progress up to December 31, 2018 on all ATP projects that have not submitted a Project Completion Report. If a Project Progress Report is submitted prior to December 31st, please estimate progress up to December 31st. These reports are required by the Senate Bill 1 (SB 1) Accountability and … Read moreATP Project Progress Reports due to Caltrans by Friday, January 11, 2019

Last Chance for 2018 Highway Bridge Training

Join Caltrans Highway Bridge Program (HBP) for one last HBP Training on January 24, 2019. In this training, you will learn: Recent Policy Changes Project Prioritization Bridge Investment Credit (BIC) Bridge Preventive Maintenance Program (BPMP) And other bridge related information 2018 HBP Training January 24, 2019 Sacramento State 3000 State University Drive, Napa Hall Sacramento, … Read moreLast Chance for 2018 Highway Bridge Training

What are your Pavement Training Needs?

Berkeley ITS Technology Transfer Program (Tech Transfer) is working with the City and County Pavement Improvement Center (CCPIC), hosted by the University of California Pavement Research Center (UCPRC), to assess the pavement training needs of local cities and counties in California. To understand your training needs, please take this 5 minute Survey of Local Agency Training Needs on Pavement.