Earmark Repurposing Update

Caltrans Local Assistance has updated the Earmark project lists and posted on the 2018 Earmark Repurposing website. Look under the Timeline and Projects heading for links to “Earmark Projects with Less than 10% Obligated” and “Earmark Projects with Greater than 10% Obligated” lists, which together outline the earmarks and amounts of funding eligible to be repurposed in … Read moreEarmark Repurposing Update

HSIP Cycle 9 Call for Projects & Webinar Now Open

The Caltrans Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) Cycle 9 Call for Projects is now open. Applications are due Friday, August 31, 2018. All applications will be submitted electronically only (no hard copy submissions).  Any submittal after midnight of 8/31/2018 will not be accepted. For questions regarding the call for projects and how to submit an … Read moreHSIP Cycle 9 Call for Projects & Webinar Now Open

Course on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design

Join the Active Transportation Resource Center (ATRC), in collaboration with Caltrans, for a new training course on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design. This hands-on course challenges you to explore the tools used to assess and evaluate the suitability of a transportation route and facilitate its use by all types of bicyclists. Participants … Read moreCourse on Bicycle Transportation: An Introduction to Planning and Design

Supplemental Guidance for Emergency Opening and Permanent Restoration work on Local Assistance Projects – 2018 Update

In response to the severe winter storms that affected California during December 2016 and January 2017, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) issued a letter to Caltrans, in March 2017, granting conditional approval to local agencies to proceed with permanent repairs, under emergency opening (EO) procedures, for their Emergency Relief (ER) projects associated with the two winter storms.  … Read moreSupplemental Guidance for Emergency Opening and Permanent Restoration work on Local Assistance Projects – 2018 Update

Roadway Departure Safety Workshops in Southern CA

Attend one of two free Local Roadway Departure Safety Workshops being held in Southern California. Funded by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC) Program, a series of eight (8) free Local Roadway Departure Safety Workshops have been scheduled (four in 2017, four in 2018). Register by February 9th. Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 … Read moreRoadway Departure Safety Workshops in Southern CA

Resident Engineers Academy and the Federal Aid Series

Seats are filling up quickly for the 2017/18 Resident Engineers Academy and Federal Aid Series. Sign up for one of the following open classes today. Resident Engineers Academy – Contact your District Training Coordinator or DLAE for enrollment January 8-11, 2018, Caltrans District 3 Office, Marysville  – *Waiting List Only* March 12-15, 2018, CSU Monterey Bay, City Center, Salinas – *Waiting List Only* … Read moreResident Engineers Academy and the Federal Aid Series

A&E 10-C Training Webinar Recording

A recording of the A&E Exhibit 10-C 2-Hour Intensive training webinar is now available, along with a PDF of the presentation and all accompanying handouts. This webinar recording discusses the revised Local Assistance Procedures Manual (LAPM) Exhibit 10-C Consultant Contract Reviewers Checklist and the new procedure in effect requiring all agencies to obtain acceptance of Exhibit 10-C … Read moreA&E 10-C Training Webinar Recording