SB 1 Workforce Guidelines

The California Workforce Development Board is hosting a webinar on the High Road Construction Careers initiative and SB 1 Workforce Guidelines. The webinar will address standards for pre-apprenticeship in the construction trades developed pursuant to the Road Repair & Accountability Act of 2017 and based upon years of related workforce investments. Funding for pre-apprenticeship programs … Read moreSB 1 Workforce Guidelines

Highway Program Funding Training

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance and the California LTAP Center are hosting a National Highway Institute training on Highway Program Funding. Since space is limited, we are only inviting those who apply this information as part of their everyday responsibilities. Cost is only $125 per person as the CA LTAP center is subsidizing the majority of … Read moreHighway Program Funding Training

Innovative Finance Methods Webinar

It’s not to late to join the Federal Highway Administration for an Information Exchange Webinar on Innovative Financing.  The purpose of this webinar is to provide locals, counties and tribes with tools to expand capacity to design and implement alternative financial strategies for delivering transportation infrastructure. By being knowledgeable about a wide range of options, both … Read moreInnovative Finance Methods Webinar

Policy Update: OB 18-02 HBP Project Programming Prioritization Policy

Office Bulletin (OB) 18-02 announces new policy for the Highway Bridge Program (HBP) regarding new project application processing.  The new policy lays out: When new projects get programmed How they are prioritized Determination of what gets into the HBP When new projects can receive an authorization to proceed This policy was developed because the demand on … Read morePolicy Update: OB 18-02 HBP Project Programming Prioritization Policy

TRB Webinar: Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

Join TRB for a webinar on Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM PST that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Synthesis Report 402: Construction Manager-at-Risk Project Delivery for Highway Programs.  This webinar will discuss approaches for estimating contract time for highway construction projects. Establishing contract time is an … Read moreTRB Webinar: Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

Webinar on Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

Attend a TRB webinar on Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects on Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM PST. Research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Synthesis Report 402: Construction Manager-at-Risk Project Delivery for Highway Programs will be featured. This webinar will discuss approaches for estimating contract time for highway … Read moreWebinar on Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

FHWA Publishes White Paper on Nature-Based Solutions for Coastal Highway Resilience

Read the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) recently published white paper on Nature-Based Solutions for Coastal Highway Resilience. The white paper briefly describes the current state of practice regarding the use of natural and nature-based features to protect coastal roads from flooding. It provides an overview of available tools for design, implementation challenges, and knowledge gaps. Nature-based features … Read moreFHWA Publishes White Paper on Nature-Based Solutions for Coastal Highway Resilience

Upcoming TRB Webinars

Join TRB for the following three webinars: Quality Assurance and Quality Control for Pavement Preservation Tuesday, April 3, 11:00am to 12:30pm Pacific Register Here Road Safety and Vulnverable Road Users in Low- and Middle-Income Countries Monday, April 9, 8:00am to 10am Pacific Register Here Modern Traffic Signal Preemption at Highway-Rail Grade Crossings Wednesday, April 11, … Read moreUpcoming TRB Webinars

Coming Up: Local HSIP Cycle 9 Call for Projects

A Call for Projects for Cycle 9 of the Local Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)  is expected to be announced late April/Early May, 2018. A webinar will be held within 2 to 3 weeks after the announcement of the Call for Projects that will provide an overview of the application process. The application submittal deadline will be … Read moreComing Up: Local HSIP Cycle 9 Call for Projects

Proposal Writing for Innovation in Highway Transportation Projects

The thought of writing a proposal can be overwhelming, but the task does not have to be daunting. The Center for Local-aid Support (CLAS) is hosting a seminar to assist you in leveraging funding assistance through FHWA’s Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration program.  CLAS wants your agency to be prepared. Presenters will answer questions such … Read moreProposal Writing for Innovation in Highway Transportation Projects