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

Local Assistance Title VI: Nondiscrimination Program Web Page Updated

The Caltrans Division of Local Assistance has updated their Title VI: Nondiscrimination Program web page to make it more organized and user friendly. Materials and templates are now arranged by the relevant title of the Title VI Program as well as by subject matter covered in the documents. Check out the updated Title VI: Nondiscrimination Program … Read moreLocal Assistance Title VI: Nondiscrimination Program Web Page Updated

SAVE THE DATE – Local Agency Peer Exchange on Safety

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 safety. Attendance will be limited to 40 targeted participants who are involved in safety for their local agency and/or are either writing up or providing direction in … Read moreSAVE THE DATE – Local Agency Peer Exchange on Safety

Q&A Regarding Implementation of 23 CFR Part 667 Periodic Evaluation of Facilities Repeatedly Requiring Repair and Reconstruction Due to Emergency Events

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has posted guidance to clarify implementation requirements associated with the regulation on Periodic Evaluation of Facilities Repeatedly Requiring Repair and Reconstruction Due to Emergency Events, per 23 CFR 667.  This guidance has been developed in response to questions received from State departments of transportation regarding how the evaluation should be … Read moreQ&A Regarding Implementation of 23 CFR Part 667 Periodic Evaluation of Facilities Repeatedly Requiring Repair and Reconstruction Due to Emergency Events

Recording of SB1 Workshop for Local Agencies Now Available

Watch a recording of the SB1 Workshop webinar presented by Caltrans Division of Local Assistance on November 13th.  This recording is 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 discusses the program and accountability requirements as set forth … Read moreRecording of SB1 Workshop for Local Agencies Now Available