California Department of Transportation



Quarterly Review of Inactive Projects
Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Why is it important for Local Agencies to manage their inactive projects?
    1. If Local Agencies have large number of inactive projects and large amount of unexpended federal funds, it gives the impression to Congress and FHWA that federal funds are not needed and might affect the federal funds distribution in the future.
    2. Unused federal funds might be removed from inactive projects.
    3. Federal funds received to date might be subject to repayment.