California Department of Transportation

MAP-21 Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century and Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act

FAST ACT Implementation

News Update

1) Caltrans 2017 Winter Storms Emergency Relief Letter

2) Governor Brown sent a letter to the President on February 24, 2017 seeking expedited environmental review under Presidential Executive Order 13766. This request covers 10 projects: nine high-priority transportation projects and reconstruction of the Oroville Dam spillways.

3) This request to the President also includes projects on the initial list of 51 priority infrastructure projects, which California submitted to the federal government earlier this month. The Brown Administration is reviewing additional projects to submit for expedited review.

4) CalSTA May 12, 2017 Letter to U.S. Congress on the federal FY 2018 Budget

5) June 6, 2017 Governor Brown Memo to the U.S. Congressional Delegation on the Proposed FY 2018 White House Budget

Response to MAP 21 Notices of Proposed Rulemakings

The Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration will be releasing eight Notices of Proposed Rulemakings (NPRMs) relating to performance measures under MAP 21 in 2014.  Caltrans is committed to having conversations with its local partners, Native American tribes, and stakeholders on the impacts of these proposed regulations in order to provide effective feedback to the federal government on the final form the regulations should take.

Please contact Nicole Longoria ( if you want to get involved or have any questions regarding Caltrans’ commenting process.

Asset Management Plan

Tribal Transportation Program

Additional Authorities for Planning and Environmental Linkages

Updates to National Transit Database Information Collection

Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (CMAQ) Program

National Performance Management Measures: Highway Safety Improvement Program

Metropolitan Planning Organization Coordination and Planning Area Reform

Establishment of Interim National Multimodal Freight Network