Hilmar - Active Transportation Program (ATP)

Project Description

This project proposed to improve pedestrian and bicycle facility along State Route (SR) 165 from Geer Avenue at PM 32.87 to August Avenue at PM 34.36. This project proposed to widen existing pavement to install class II bike lanes, construct new sidewalks and curb ramps, and reconstruct existing curb ramps.


Project Benefits

Purpose and Need

Caltrans D10 seeks funding opportunity to design and enhance complete streets on State Highway system. The Active Transportation Program (ATP) Cycle 4 is open to Caltrans Districts to promote complete street on State Highway system and provide safe mobility for all users, including bicyclists, pedestrians, transit riders, and motorists.


Funding Source

The Active Transportation Program provides approximately $125 million in funding annually. The program is funded from a combination of federal and state funds. The ATP is currently in the third cycle of project selections. Cycle 3 solicitation closed on June 15, 2016. The next solicitation (Cycle 4) will occur in 2018 for program years 2021/22 and 2022/23. If selected and awarded by California Transportation Commission (CTC), ATP projects are subject CTC Timely Use of Funds provisions.



It is anticipated that this project will be Categorically Excluded under the National Environmental Policy Act and Categorically Exempt (Class 32) under the California Environmental Quality Act.


Utilities & Right of Way

This project will require utility relocations only.


Project Cost

$4.8 million ($3.2 m Construction Capital and $1.6 million Support cost)


Current Schedule

 Process Date
ATP Application Submittal Spring 2018
Begin Project Development & Environmental Study Summer 2019
Begin Construction Winter 2023
End Construction Summer 2024


Project Contact

Caltrans District 10 - Public Information Office
Phone: (209) 948-7977
Email: district10publicaffairs@dot.ca.gov


Title VI Information

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) assures that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance, as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and Federal Executive Order 12898 (Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations).

Caltrans will make every effort to ensure nondiscrimination in all of its programs and activities, whether they are federally funded or not, and that services and benefits are fairly distributed to all people, regardless of race, color, or national origin. In addition, Caltrans will facilitate meaningful participation in the transportation planning process in a nondiscriminatory manner.