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Caltrans Seeks Public Input on Statewide Rail Plan

SACRAMENTO – Caltrans, which manages two of the nation’s busiest passenger rail lines, is asking its rapidly growing passenger base what they think about rail systems in the Golden State. Read More...

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Access real-time traffic information here. Monitor traffic congestion and incidents, lane closures, chain control information, changeable message signs and traffic speeds on freeways and local roads statewide.  http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), in partnership with the California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) will be realigning portions of State Route 99 from Clinton Avenue to Ashlan Avenue 80 to 100 feet to the west. The realignment is part of the high-speed rail corridor of projects within the Merced to Fresno project section.

 
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California State Rail Plan
In California, a rail renaissance is underway. Ridership is approaching record levels. Growing numbers of Californians find train travel to be a smart transportation option as gas prices climb and freeways become more congested.

Calmentor Program

Next Central Region Calmentor Meeting:

April 19, 2016 Fresno Mixer:
Location TBD

Recent Meetings:

January 26, 2016 Fresno: Metting - Event information

October 21, 2015 Stockton: Mixer - Event information

August 25, 2015, Quarterly Meeting: Event Information

For more information: Trichelle Suntrapack

Read more about the Calmentor Program…

e-Trip LogoIn accordance with the Central Valley Air District's "e-TRIP" program, Caltrans, District 6, has created these posters to both educate people on the need for clean air in our valley, and provide information on how to look into alternative transportation options that will help clean the air that we all breathe.
The posters are free for everyone concerned about air quality to use. You can download the poster and help 'join the revolution'.

11" x 17" Poster PDF 6.41MB
35" x 48" Poster PDF 10MB

More information here.

Fulton Mall Reconstruction Project
Caltrans in cooperation with the City of Fresno, proposes to reconstruct the Fulton Mall as a complete street by reintroducing vehicle traffic lanes to the existing pedestrian mall to economically revitalize the area.

 

Projects

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State Route 145 - Intersection Improvement Project
This project will improve traffic safety at the intersection of State Route 145 and Jensen Avenue, about a half mile south of the City of Kerman, in Fresno County by constructing a roundabout.


State Route 99 Avenue 12 Interchange

State Route 99 - Avenue 12 Interchange
The purpose of this project is to make operational improvements to the State Route 99 and Avenue 12 Interchange within Madera County in order to upgrade the existing interchange.   These improvements will improve safety and accommodate future traffic demands on this interchange. 


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State Route 99 Tulare to Goshen Widening Project
This capacity increasing project proposes to improve mobility and reliability and reduce congestion by widening State Route 99 to add lanes. The project continues the objective of widening all of Route 99 to a minimum of a six-lane freeway throughout the San Joaquin Valley. This project will facilitate goods movement and reduce delays. This project will also improve connectivity by continuing the extension of a six-lane freeway south through northern Tulare County for an additional 4 miles. Reducing congestion at this project location will improve safety.


Calmentor Program

Save The Date: June 1st, 2015
9th Annual Caltrans District 6 Scholarship Golf Tournament.

*Proceeds fund college scholarships in transportation related fields.

Registration Now Open!


State Route 180 Westside Expressway Route Adoption

State Route 180 Westside Expressway Route Adoption
The Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is proposing that the California Transportation Commission adopt a new segment of State Route 180, from Interstate 5 to the end of the freeway portion of State Route 180, near Valentine in the city of Fresno. Caltrans would recommend the alternative determined to offer the most appropriate location for an ultimate four-lane expressway for State Route 180 to the commission following public and resource agency review of the route adoption study. The formal approval of the extension of State Route 180 would enable Caltrans, in cooperation with local governments, to plan for future transportation projects needed within the corridor.
Read more about this study...


Centennial Corridor Project

Centennial Corridor Project - Bakersfield
Extending State Route 58 westward beyond State Route 99 is a concept which has been studied repeatedly. In the past decade two studies were completed – the 1991 Tier 1 SR 58 Route Adoption and the Bakersfield System Study. During both studies opposition to a Westside Parkway Connection resulted in the selection of alternatives that were more expensive and less practical. Because of limited funding none of the selected alternatives moved beyond the conceptual study. Read more about the Centennial Corridor Project...


   

Media

New Media Coverage - For more information on existing projects including fact sheets, press releases and related videos please visit our Media Coverage website.