Filing a Complaint Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance has updated their Title VI Website on Filing a Complaint. The website provides guidance to local agencies for processing complaints filed under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI). Check out the updated Title VI Filing a Compliant website.

Outreach Events for the CA Strategic Highway Safety Plan 2020 – 2024

Attend one of six outreach events scheduled around the State for the development of the California Strategic Highway Safety Plan 2020 – 2024 (SHSP). Working in concert with federal, tribal, State, regional, local, and private sector safety stakeholders, the SHSP will identify key safety strategies that have the greatest potential to save lives and prevent … Read moreOutreach Events for the CA Strategic Highway Safety Plan 2020 – 2024

Data Safety Mining to Support your Roadway Safety Plan

The FHWA Center for Local Aid Support is hosting a webinar on February 21st on Data Mining to support your Roadway Safety Plan. The webinar will list numerous safety data types and their relevance to roadway safety, define systemic safety, and list three low cost roadway safety solutions. Data Safety Mining WebinarThursday, February 21, 201910:00am … Read moreData Safety Mining to Support your Roadway Safety Plan

2019 LAPM and LAPG Released

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance has released the 2019 Local Assistance Procedures Manual (LAPM) and the 2019 Local Assistance Program Guidelines (LAPG). The LAPM helps California local agencies scope, organize, design, construct and maintain their public transportation facilities when participating in Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) funded federal-aid or state funding. The manual describes the processes, … Read more2019 LAPM and LAPG Released

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

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