California Department of Transportation

Welcome to District 5 - Public Affairs

Hwy. 1 Big Sur Coast

Public Affairs provides the public and the media with specific information regarding highway transportation issues. This includes news broadcasts, advertisements, public events, and press releases regarding current construction and maintenance operations. For information on current Caltrans projects and construction, please visit our "Press Releases" or "Project Information" web pages, listed on the menu to the left. Alternatively, you may also contact the Caltrans District 5 Public Affairs department at (805) 549-3318 or via email at: For the latest traffic information, please click on the "Traffic Incidents (CHP)" page below.


For questions or comments, e-mail us at Public Affairs District 5
Last updated: August 11, 2016