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

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

Last Chance for 2018 Highway Bridge Training

Join Caltrans Highway Bridge Program (HBP) for one last HBP Training on January 24, 2019. In this training, you will learn: Recent Policy Changes Project Prioritization Bridge Investment Credit (BIC) Bridge Preventive Maintenance Program (BPMP) And other bridge related information 2018 HBP Training January 24, 2019 Sacramento State 3000 State University Drive, Napa Hall Sacramento, … Read moreLast Chance for 2018 Highway Bridge Training

What are your Pavement Training Needs?

Berkeley ITS Technology Transfer Program (Tech Transfer) is working with the City and County Pavement Improvement Center (CCPIC), hosted by the University of California Pavement Research Center (UCPRC), to assess the pavement training needs of local cities and counties in California. To understand your training needs, please take this 5 minute Survey of Local Agency Training Needs on Pavement.

COIN 18-01 – ICAP/ICRP Submission Process

Caltrans Oversight Information Notice (COIN) 18-01 has been released to highlight the process that Local Government Agencies (LGA) must follow to submit subsequent Indirect Cost Allocation Plans (ICAP)/Indirect Cost Rate Proposals (ICRP). Note that if the LGA decides to invoice for another ICAP/ICRP for the following fiscal year (FY), the LGA must submit ICAP/ICRPs certification within … Read moreCOIN 18-01 – ICAP/ICRP Submission Process

Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council (TC3) Information Sharing YouTube Site for Local Agencies

The Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council (TC3) has launched a YouTube site containing videos supplied by agencies on test procedures, construction inspection, maintenance procedures, and more. A number of states have these type of videos but agencies are not aware they are available or where to find them, so the purpose of this TC3 YouTube site … Read moreTransportation Curriculum Coordination Council (TC3) Information Sharing YouTube Site for Local Agencies

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