California Department of Transportation

Landscape Contractor Meeting Resources

2014 Contractor Meeting

Agenda

2014 Meeting Agenda

Action Items

2014 Meeting Action Items

Presentations

Click the image below to view the 2014 Contractor Meeting presentation.

2014 Contractor Meeting Presentation


Southern California Meeting Location

February 20, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Caltrans District 12
3347 Michelson Drive
Atrium C, Room 218 (Second Floor)
Irvine, CA 92612

Attendees may park in Parking Structure 5. The basement level parking and 1st level parking have a clearance of 8' 2" for large pickup trucks. Attendees can park anywhere in Structure 5 except "Reserved" or "Numbered". Price for Parking is $20.00. FYI.....basement and 1st level parking starts to fill up quickly after 8:00am. Those attendees who would like to arrive early there is a full cafeteria with seating in the Concourse level that opens at 7:00am. There is a Coffee Bar across our main lobby that opens at 7:30am.

Contractors - Please park in Parking Structure P5. See map below.

District 12 Site Map

Northern California Meeting Location

March 5, 2014
9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Caltrans Transportation Laboratory Auditorium
5900 Folsom Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95819

2013 Contractor Meetings

The 2013 Caltrans Erosion Control and Landscape Contractors Meetings will be held in Northern California in the city of Sacramento, and in Southern California in the city of Irvine.

Northern California Meeting Agenda (Updated 2/21/2013)

Northern California Meeting Presentation (Updated 2/21/2013)

Southern California Meeting Agenda (Updated 2/21/2013)

Southern California Meeting Presentation (Updated 3/05/2013)

2013 Meeting Action Items

2012 Contractor Meetings

Meeting Presentation

2012 Meeting

Click the image above to launch an annotated PDF of the 2012 Contractor Meeting presentation.

2012 Potential Action Items

Click here to view Action Items identified in our 2012 Meeting.

The 2012 Caltrans Erosion Control and Landscape Contractors Meetings were held in both Northern California (Sacramento) and Southern California (San Bernardino) Caltrans offices on the following dates:

Northern California Meeting

Agenda

February 22, 2012
8:00 am - 12:00 noon
Caltrans Translab Auditorium
5900 Folsom Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95819

Southern California Meeting

Agenda

March 7, 2012
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Caltrans District 8, Room 805
464 West 4th Street
San Bernardino, CA. 92401


2011 Contractor Meeting

Agenda

2011 Meeting Agenda

Action Items

Caltrans Action Items Identified in 2011 Meeting

Presentations

Click an image below to launch the 2011 Contractor Meeting presentation.

Trends and Forecast 2010 Action Item Update
2011 Meeting Presentation 2011 Action Items
Plain Language Version Rewrite Construction General Stormwater Permit
Powerpoint CGP Presentation

Key Contractor Links

Projects Advertised This Week - Attachment A

Map of Advertised Projects

Frequently Asked Questions

 

2010 Contractor Meeting

Action Item Update

Click the image below to view the 2010 Contractor Meeting presentation of actions taken to address issues raised by Contractors in previous meetings.

Action Item Update Icon

Northern California Meeting Notes

Southern California Meeting Notes

Plain Language Conversion

We are currently rewriting Standard Specifications and Standard Special Provisions (SSPs) for Erosion Control, Planting and Irrigation in a Plain Language format. Click the image below to view the 2010 Contractor Meeting presentation on when the plain language conversion will take effect, and how this change will affect the way you both bid and construct projects.

Plain Language Update

Small Business Opportunities

Caltrans is committed to promoting Small Business Enterprise (SBE), Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE), and Underutilized Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (U/DBE) participation in the procurement and contracting process. Click the presentation graphic below to view a presentation on small business contracting opportunities with Caltrans.

Ann Blazina Small Business Presentation Graphic

Small Business Resources

Advertised Projects

Soon to be Advertised Projects

Projects 2010 - 2014

Emergency Projects

Caltrans Office of Business and Economic Opportunity
Information for small businesses (SB), disadvantaged business enterprises (DBE), and disabled veteran business enterprises (DVBE).

Department of General Services - Small Business (SB) Benefits and Eligibility Requirements
How and why to become certified as a small business.

Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) Program
Provides an overview of DVBE Program rules, regulations, and potential violations to avoid.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program
Program Information, including program objectives and certification criteria.

DBE Statewide Database
Statewide database for all Disadvantaged Business Enterprise firms.

California Department of Industrial Relations Small Business (SB) Portal
How to start a small business, and how to comply with state laws regarding workplace safety, labor law and workers’ compensation.