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A backhoe on State Route 89 near Markleeville, California (about 30 miles south of Lake Tahoe) on the site of an emergency Caltrans project to clear mudslide debris so that the road can be reopened.

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is performing emergency work to install a temporary water passage (culvert) on State Route (SR) 89 near Markleeville, Alpine County, in an effort to reopen the highway follow ...

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is mourning the death today of Ali Shabazz, 48, a Civil Engineer for the department.

Caltrans and Rebuilding California (Rebuilding CA) logos. The Caltrans logo has interlocked lowercase letters "c" in aqua and "t" in turquoise above the word "Caltrans" in a black italic font that implies movement. The Rebuilding CA logo is an illustration with the silhouette of a gear in navy blue and the outline of a walking grizzly bear flanked by two stars in white at the top. An orange band wraps the gear with the word "Rebuilding" in white appears below the bear. "CA" displays at the bottom of the gear in white below the orange band.

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) this week allocated more than $1.6 billion in state and federal funding that will continue transforming and improving transportation infrastructure throughout the state.