Madera 41 South Expressway

Project Description

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) proposes to improve 6.1 miles of State Route 41 to a four-lane expressway from 0.8 mile south of the Avenue 11 undercrossing to 1.4 miles north of Avenue 15 (post miles R1.5 to 7.6) in Madera County.


Graphic of project location map


Project Update (April 2020)

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has filed a Notice of Determination and a Notice of Availability of Finding of No Significant Impact with the State Clearinghouse for the Madera 41 South Expressway Project on April 7, 2020.


Environmental Documents

  • Final Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Assessment and Section 4(f) Evaluation with Finding of No Significant Impact

Supporting Technical Studies

  • Air Quality Report
  • Community Impact Assessment
  • Draft Relocation Impact Report
  • Floodplain Evaluation
  • Historic Property Survey Report
  • Initial Site Assessment
  • Natural Environment Study
  • Noise Study Report
  • Paleontological Identification Report
  • Paleontological Evaluation Report and Mitigation Plan
  • Visual Impact Assessment
  • Water Quality Report


The complete document and all technical studies are available on a CD that is available from:

  • Caltrans District 6 office at 1352 West Olive Avenue Fresno, CA 93637
  • Or via mail by contacting the project contacts below


Project Contacts

Christopher Gardner, Project Manager
(559) 978-1888

District 6 Public Information Office
(559) 444-2518


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.