Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017

State of Good Repair Program

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Wendy King
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Program Overview

The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017, Senate Bill (SB) 1 (Chapter 5, Statues of 2017), signed by the Governor on April 28, 2017, includes a program that will provide additional revenues for transit infrastructure repair and service improvements. This investment in public transit will be referred to as the State of Good Repair program. This program provides funding of approximately $105 million annually to the State Transit Assistance (STA) Account. These funds are to be made available for eligible transit maintenance, rehabilitation and capital projects.

SB 1 emphasizes the importance of accountability and transparency in the delivery of California’s transportation programs. Therefore, in order to be eligible for State of Good Repair funding, potential agencies must comply with various reporting requirements. The State of Good Repair Guidelines will describe the general policies and procedures in carrying out the reporting requirements and other statutory objectives of the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017.

Announcements

Project Lists Due January 31, 2018

Agencies unable to receive Board approval January 31, 2018 may submit a draft board resolution followed by a signed resolution by March 1, 2018.

Guidelines

The formal draft guidelines were posted on October 6, 2017, and after a minimum 30-day public review period, the DRMT will hold public workshops during the week of November 27th. Comments on the final draft guidelines are requested by December 6, 2017, and can be made in writing or in person at the workshops. Written comments can be submitted to the program email account: SB1SGRcomments@dot.ca.gov

Final Guidelines (adopted December 2017) New!

Statewide Alerts and Other Information

Division Links

Contact Information

Physical Address:

Department of Transportation
Division of Rail and Mass Transportation
1120 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Mailing Address:

Please choose one of the following:

(Concerning Rail Ops Support and Equipment)

Caltrans Division of Rail and Mass Transportation
MS 74
P. O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001

(Concerning State and Federal Transit Programs)

Caltrans Division of Rail and Mass Transportation
MS 39
P. O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001

General Information:

DRMT Phone 916-654-8811
DRMT Fax (Rail) 916-653-4565
DRMT Fax (Mass Trans) 916-654-9366
Amtrak 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)

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