California Department of Transportation


State of California
Department of Transportation
Division of Local Assistance
P.O. Box 942874, MS-1
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001



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Projects of National and Regional Significance (PNRS)

Gerald Desmond Bridge ProjectSite of Sacramento Intermodal Transit FacilityGerald Desmond Bridge Project



The PROJECTS OF National & Regional Significance (PNRS)  Program  provides funding  for high-cost projects of national or regional importance.

The background of  PNRS Program was in Section 1301 of SAFETEA-LU. It established this program to fund the critical needs that you see listed in there. It was $1.78 billion over five years. Projects are rated highly recommended, recommended or not recommended based on the selection criteria that was established in the legislation and eventually for regulation.

The list of designated projects show for each state, the number of projects, total fundings, project list, annual funding levels, and the annual obligation limitation.

District Local Assistance Engineers
Jaime Espinoza
, Program Coordinator
Division of Local Assistance,
Office of Special and Discretionary Programs

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