California Department of Transportation

Office of Local Assistance

The District 3 Office of Local Assistance supports local and regional agencies in securing federal and state financing for transportation projects. Funds are used primarily for local capital projects off the state highway system, mass transit capital improvement projects, and bridge improvement projects.

Stella Liao, P.E.
District Local Assistance Engineer
(530) 741-5450
California Department of Transportation
Office of Local Assistance
703 B Street
Marysville CA, 95901-5517

To Subscribe, or unsubscribe to our General and Special Notice emails, i.e. calls for projects, policy and procedure updates, training opportunities, and other important information for successful project delivery visit: D3LA-Announcements Information Page

Click on this website to view information on all pending Federal Authorizations (E-76) as well as E-76's obligated within the last month: Pending RFA

District 3 staff have created an Invoice Training Module to assit you in reviewing your project files and supporting documents based on the new Exhibit 5-J Checklist. Click here to get started.

For a printable version of this page click on this LINK. For the name of the engineer , or coordinator assigned to your county, please see the specific county listed. for specific programs you may contact:



  • HBP Bridge projects within El Dorado, Nevada, Sutter, & Yuba Counties
  • Invoice Control
  • Sacramento City, Sutter & Yuba Counties
  • Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Rancho Cordova
  • SACOG, SAQMD, SRTD, Sacramento County
  • Placer County and the Tahoe Basin (TRPA)
  • El Dorado, Colusa, Glenn, Nevada & Sierra Counties

Construction Oversight Engineer



Butte, Colusa, Placer, Nevada, Yuba

Sacramento Cities and County

Glenn, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo, El Dorado

North Region NEPA Assignment Coordinator

Right of Way


Sacramento Cities and County

All Other Cities and Counties

Utility Relocation

We are committed to assisting local entities achieve efficient, effective, and timely delivery of transportation projects in accordance with state and federal requirements. Click on this link to the Local Assistance Main Page: More...