California Department of Transportation

Division of Maintenance

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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) owns or controls 350,000 acres of Right of Way and maintains 15,133 centerline miles of highway and 13,063 state highway bridges. Caltrans also inspects over 12,200 local bridges.




MISSION: Provide a safe, sustainable, integrated and efficient transportation system to enhance California's economy and livability.

VISION: A performance-driven, transparent and accountable organization that values its people, resources and partners, and meets new challenges through leadership, innovation and teamwork.



Provide the safest transportation system in the nation for users and workers.


Maximize transportation system performance and accessibility.


Efficiently deliver quality transportation projects and services.


Preserve and enhance California's resources and assets.


Promote quality service through an excellent workforce.




We promote trust and accountability through our consistent and honest actions.


We are dedicated to public service and strive for excellence and customer satisfaction.


We inspire and motivate one another through effective communication, collaboration and partnership.


We are empowered to seek creative solutions and take intelligent risks.








For individuals with disabilities, documents on this web site are available in alternate formats. To obtain a copy in one of these alternate formats, please call or write the Division of Maintenance at 916-654-4470 or 1120 N Street , MS31, Sacramento, CA 95814.

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