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

LAPG Forms 22N/22O and 23N/23O Replaced and Archived

Local Assistance Program Guidelines (LAPG) forms 22N/22O and 23N/23O have been replaced by the new CTC Allocation Form.  The old forms have been archived and taken off the Local Assistance website. Starting with the January 30/31, 2019 California Transportation Commission (CTC) meeting, please only use the new CTC Allocation Form. This new form and all … Read moreLAPG Forms 22N/22O and 23N/23O Replaced and Archived

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

Check Out FHWA’s New Guide to Improve Pedestrian Safety at Uncontrolled Crossings

FHWA has published an updated “Guide for Improving Pedestrian Safety at Uncontrolled Crossing Locations” to help agencies choose countermeasures based on roadway characteristics and pedestrian safety issues. The guide includes information on the rectangular rapid-flashing beacon (RRFB) countermeasure. RRFBs are active (user-actuated) or passive (automated detection) amber light-emitting diodes that use an irregular flash pattern … Read moreCheck Out FHWA’s New Guide to Improve Pedestrian Safety at Uncontrolled Crossings

Caltrans SB 1 Web Portal is Now Live

The Caltrans SB 1 web portal is now live.  It was created as a one-stop spot to provide Caltrans staff and partners with the latest SB 1 procedural information.  The portal features links to the latest guidelines, reporting timelines, templates for baseline agreements and progress reports, and contact information for the programs below. Active Transportation Program Local … Read moreCaltrans SB 1 Web Portal is Now Live

FAS and RE Academy Training Schedule FY 2018/2019

The California LTAP Center has opened registration for the FY 2018/19 Federal Aid Series and Resident Engineers Academy training’s. These classes fill up quickly so please register early. Federal Aid Series The Federal Aid Series (FAS) is a series of five 1-day classes.  You can choose to sign-up for all 5 days or pick and … Read moreFAS and RE Academy Training Schedule FY 2018/2019

New ATP Progress Report Posted & Deadline Extended

The deadline for the current round of Active Transportation Program (ATP) progress reports has been extended from October 8th to October 16th. Please note, the updated ATP progress report and instructions has been posted on the ATP Project Reporting page. If an ATP Progress Report was submitted with the previously used form (that was removed from the … Read moreNew ATP Progress Report Posted & Deadline Extended

Attend FHWA/Caltrans Realty Workshops

Join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Caltrans for two realty workshops at the Caltrans District 12 office in Santa Ana. Refer to the flyers below for more details on each class. Uniform Act – Appraisals and Acquisition Requirements November 5-6, 2018 8am – 4:30pm Register Here Uniform Act – Acquisitions with Relocation  November 7-8, … Read moreAttend FHWA/Caltrans Realty Workshops

Local Agency Classes through the Tribal Technical Assistance Program

The Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) is offering a series of classes in Chico, CA for tribes and local agencies. The TTAP Center is a one-stop transportation resource for tribal communities across the country.  Local agencies are invited to attend these classes as well. Chico, CA | October 16 – 19 Bridge Inspection | October 16 Bridge … Read moreLocal Agency Classes through the Tribal Technical Assistance Program