California Department of Transportation

Office of Local Assistance

The District 3 Office of Local Assistance supports local and regional agencies in securing federal and state financing for transportation type projects. Funds are used primarily for local capital projects off the state highway system, mass transit capital improvement projects, and bridge improvement projects.

To Subscribe, or unsubscribe to our General and Special Notice emails, i.e. calls for projects, policy and procedure updates, training opportunities, and other important information for successful project delivery visit: D3LA-Announcements Information Page

Click on this website to view information on all pending Federal Authorizations (E-76) as well as E-76's obligated within the last month: Pending RFA

Click on this link to see Malcolm Dougherty's letter sent to the California Transportation Commission (CTC) alerting the CTC of a pending lapse of California’s waiver of sovereign immunity. Letter

Click on this link to see the Structure Policy Directive 1-8 Material Storage Under Bridges: Link

Click on this link to see the California Statewide Interim Approval (IA) 21– Rectangular Rapid-Flashing Beacons at uncontrolled marked crosswalk locations: Link

Click on this link to see the District 3 letter on roles/responsibilities of local agencies and District environmental staff in regards to Native American consultation during local assistance projects. Letter

District 3 Progress Invoice Pilot Program is a six-month endeavor to streamline the Division of Local Assistance processing of federal and state-funded progress invoices from project sponsors. The pilot program enables project sponsors in District 3 to use revised/automated invoice and billing summary file formats for Federal-aid and State funded projects. To visit the pilot program website click here: Link

District 3 Training Corner

Click on the links below to launch each segment:

District 3 Staff Assignments

For a printable version of the following table click on this LINK. For the name of the engineer , or coordinator assigned to your county, please see the specific county listed for specific programs you may contact:




  • HBP, Seismic for Sacramento, Placer & Yolo Counties,
    Point of contact for, Special Funded Projects

  • (530) 741-5115
  • (530) 741-5440
  • HBP Bridge projects within El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sutter, & Yuba Counties
  • (530) 740-4992
  • (530) 741-5116
  • (530) 741-4156
  • Invoice Control
  • Sacramento City, Sutter & Yuba Counties
  • (530) 741-5704
  • Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Rancho Cordova
  • (530) 741-5451
  • SACOG, SAQMD, SRTD, Sacramento County
  • Placer County
  • (530) 740-4984
  • HBP, Seismic for Sacramento, Placer & Yolo Counties,
    Point of contact for, Special Funded Projects

  • (530) 741-5115

Colusa, Glenn, Nevada & Sierra Counties

  • (530) 741-5121

Construction Oversight Engineer

Osama Abu-Markhieh


(916) 205-8813


  Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Galt, Rancho Cordova, Sacramento

   Davis, UC Davis, West Sacramento, Winters, Woodland, Yolo


  • (530) 741-4597

Counties:  Butte, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn,
   Nevada, Placer, Sierra, Sutter, Yuba.
   Cities: in the above counties and Folsom

  • (530) 741-4276

North Region NEPA Assignment Coordinator

  • (530) 741-7116
Right of Way

Sacramento Cities and County

  • (530) 741-7149

All Other Cities and Counties

  • (530) 741-4567

Utility Relocation

  • (530) 741-7145

We are committed to assisting local entities achieve efficient, effective, and timely delivery of transportation projects in accordance with state and federal requirements. Click on this link to the Local Assistance Main Page: More...