California Department of Transportation

Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)

The Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act (FAST) was signed into law on December 4, 2015. Under FAST, the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP), codified as Section 148 of Title 23, United States Code (23 U.S.C §148), is a core federal-aid program to States for the purpose of achieving a significant reduction in fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads. The Division of Local Assistance (DLA) manages California's local agency share of HSIP funds. California's Local HSIP focuses on infrastructure projects with nationally recognized crash reduction factors (CRFs). Local HSIP projects must be identified on the basis of crash experience, crash potential, crash rate, or other data-supported means.

Program Elements

For more details and information regarding California’s Local HSIP, see the left navigation bar or click the quick links below.

   In HSIP Cycle 9 Call for Projects, 351 applications have been received requesting $418 million of federal HSIP funds. On December 12th, 2018, the project selection results were released. 221 projects, totaling $182 million in federal HSIP funds, were selected for funding. Please click here for more details.

It is expected that the next HSIP Call for Projects (Cycle 10) be announced around April/May, 2020.

Questions and Contacts
If you have questions, please contact your District Local Assistance Engineer (DLAE).

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Last Updated: April 23, 2019

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