Updated LAPM Exhibit 13-B, RW Certification

LAPM Exhibit 13-B, Right of Way Certification Local Assistance Project, was recently updated to reflect Rights of Entry policy changes. The update was issued and explained through Division of Local Assistance Office Bulletin 15-03: Effective immediately, the use of Rights of Entry are limited to emergency and exceptional situations only and require pre-approval from the … Read more

Just Compensation for TCEs

To clarify the appropriate payment of just compensation for Temporary Construction Easements (TCEs)1 to the grantor, the Caltrans Office of Appraisals and Local Programs has issued this memo: Temporary Construction Easements – Payment of Just Compensation (July 6, 2015). The key takeaway is that a property owner must be compensated for the entire TCE term. … Read more