Media Inquiries

Caltrans Office of Public Affairs disseminates public information regarding Caltrans, its operations and activities. The office handles media relations, develops internal and external communications, coordinates media campaigns, and oversees the Department's awards programs.

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District 1’s region is comprised of Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, and Mendocino Counties.

General Information:

Phone: (707) 445-6600
TTY: 711
Fax: (707) 445-5330

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 1
1656 Union Street
Eureka, CA 95501
 

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 1 
P. O. Box 3700
Eureka, CA 95502-3700

District 1 Website

  • Cori Reed
    Chief Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (707) 445-6444
  • Myles Cochrane
    Public and Media Affairs - Humboldt/Del Norte
    Phone: (707) 445-6312
  • Andrew Goetz
    Public and Media Affairs - Social-Media
    Phone: (707) 441-3998
  • Bonnie Kuhn
    Public and Media Affairs - Lake/Mendocino
    Phone: (707) 441-4678
  • Jana Hollifield
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (707) 445-6447

District 2 includes the counties of Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama, and Trinity Counties. District 2 also services portions of Butte and Sierra Counties.

General Information:

Phone: 530-225-3426
Fax: (530) 229-0502

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 2
1657 Riverside Drive
Redding, CA 96001

District 2 Website

  • District 2 Main Phone:
    (530) 225-3426
  • Denise Yergenson
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (530) 225-3260
  • Lupita Franco
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (530) 225-3013
  • Mario Montalvo
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (530) 229-0520
  • Chris Woodward
    Public Information Officer, Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (530) 229-0511
  • Melissa Rose
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (530) 225-3430

Serving the Counties of Butte, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo and Yuba.

General Information:

Phone: (530) 741-4572
Fax: (530) 741-4111

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 3
703 B Street
Marysville, CA 95901

District 3 Website

  • Deanna Shoopman
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (530) 741-4572
  • Dennis Keaton
    Public Information Officer
    (Sacramento/Yolo)
    Phone: (530) 741-5474
  • Gilbert Mohtes-Chan
    Public Information Officer
    (Butte/Colusa/Yuba/
    Glenn/Sutter)
    Phone: (530) 741-4571
  • Steve Nelson
    Public Information Officer
    (El Dorado/Tahoe/Placer)
    Phone: (530) 741-4566
  • Raquel Borrayo
    Public Information Officer
    (Placer/Nevada/Sierra)
    Phone: (530) 634-7640
  • Diana Cogner
    Customer Service Liaison
    (All counties but Sacramento)
    Phone: (530) 741-5390
  • Stevey Sparks
    Customer Service Liaison
    (Sacramento County)
    Phone: (530) 741-5391
  • Susan Elkins
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (530) 741-4234

Serving the Counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Franciso, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma.

General Information:

Phone: (510) 286-4444

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 4
111 Grand Ave
Oakland, CA 94612

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 4
P.O. Box 23660
Oakland, CA 94623-0660

District 4 Website

Bay Bridge Information: Bay Bridge Website

  • Bart Ney
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (510) 715-7212
  • Rocquel Johnson
    Branch Chief A
    Public Information Officer:
    [Sonoma/Santa Clara/Contra Costa/Alameda-West]
    Phone: (510) 501-0446
  • Vince Jacala
    Branch Chief B
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda-East/San Mateo/San Francisco/
    Marin/Solano/Napa/Bridges]
    Phone: (510) 385-7069
  • Alejandro Lopez
    Public Information Officer:
    [Contra Costa & Bay Bridge]
    Phone: (510) 385-6856
  • Chiconda Davis
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda West]
    Phone: (510) 715-7906
  • Victor Gauthier
    Public Information Officer:
    [Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 290-5116
  • Marcus Wagner
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda-East]
    Phone: (510) 622-8758
  • Jeff Weiss
    Public Information Officer:
    [San Mateo]
    Phone: (510) 715-8770
  • Janis Mara
    Public Information Officer:
    [Solano/Napa]
    Phone: (510) 715-9291
  • LaTanga Hopes
    Public Information Officer:
    [Contra Costa/Alemany Project]
    Phone: TBD
  • Lori Clanton
    Customer Service Liaison [Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 286-1436
  • Dennis Federinko
    Customer Service Liaison [All counties, except Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 286-6438
  • Michael McGrath
    Customer Service Liaison [All counties, except Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 286-1437
  • Cheryl Chambers
    District Deputy Director of External Affairs
    Phone: (510) 286-5898

District 5 is made up of Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz Counties.

General Information:

Phone:

  • Monterey Peninsula area:
    (831) 372-0862
  • Salinas area:
    (831) 753-0187
  • San Luis Obispo area:
    (805) 549-3111
  • Santa Barbara area:
    (805) 568-0858
  • Santa Cruz area:
    (831) 423-0396

Email:
Public Information Officer

Physical/Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 5
50 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-5415

District 5 Website

  • Colin Jones
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (805) 549-3189
  • Susana Cruz
    Public Information Officer
    Monterey/San Benito/Santa Cruz counties
    Phone: (805) 549-3138
  • Jim Shivers
    Public Information Officer
    Santa Barbara/San Luis Obispo counties
    Phone: (805) 549-3237
  • Heidi Ruiz
    Public Information Officer
    AV/Newsletters/Outreach
    Phone: (805) 549-3318
  • Autumn Woolworth
    Webmaster/California Public Records Act
    Phone: (805) 549-3461
  • Julia Bolger
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (805) 549-1388
  • Nancy Cross
    Maintenance Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (805) 542-4741

District serves Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, and Tulare Counties.

General Information:

Phone:

  • Fresno/Kings Counties:
    (559) 488-4067
  • Madera County:
    (559) 444-2518
  • Kern/Tulare Counties:
    (559) 444-2409

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 6
1352 W. Olive Avenue
Fresno, CA 93728

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 6
1352 W. Olive Avenue
P. O. Box 12616
Fresno, CA 93778-2616

District 6 Fresno Offices Map:

District 6 Website

  • Tami Cox
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (559) 488-4082
  • Christian Lukens
    Public Information Officer
    [Kern/Tulare]
    Phone: (559) 444-2409
  • Elizabeth Yelton
    Public Information Officer
    [Fresno/Kings]
    Phone: (559) 488-4067
  • Larry Johnson
    Public Information Officer, Customer Service Liaison
    [Madera]
    Phone: (559) 444-2518
  • Lori Guinan
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (559) 488-4060

Caltrans District 8 covers Riverside and San Bernardino Counties in Southern California, which includes 49 incorporated cities.

General Information:

Phone: (909) 383-4631

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 8
464 W. 4th Street
San Bernardino, CA 92401

Mailing Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 8
464 W. 4th Street MS 1247
Attn: Public Affairs
San Bernardino, CA 92401

District 8 Website

  • Terri Kasinga
    Chief, Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (909) 383-4646
  • Mario Maala
    Multi Media Audio/Visual
    Phone: (909) 383-4553
  • Joy M. Schneider
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-6291
  • Emily Leinen
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-1910
  • Kimberly Cherry
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-6290
  • Philip Havins
    Customer Service Liaison and Public Information Officer, Map Files
    Phone: (909) 383-6799
  • Ron Akers
    Public Affairs and Map Files, Acting Maintenance Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-6799 or (909) 383-4828
  • Vacant
    External Affairs Manager
    Phone: (909) 383-4657
  • Ruben Campos
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (909) 383-4576

Caltrans District 9 encompasses the central-east portion of the State with its headquarters in Bishop. The District is responsible for all of the State Highway Systems in Inyo, Mono and eastern Kern Counties.

General Information:

Phone: (760) 872-0601
FAX: (760) 872-0678

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 9
500 S. Main Street
Bishop, CA 93514

District 9 Website

Covering Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Mariposa, Merced, San Joaquin, Stanislaus and Tuolumne Counties.

General Information:

Phone: (209) 948-7543
Public Information Office:
(209) 948-7977
Fax: (209) 948-3895
Email: District 10 PIO

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 10
1976 East Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Stockton, CA 95205

District 10 Website

  • Greg Lawson
    Acting Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (209) 942-6062
  • Warren Alford
    Public Information Officer
    California Public Records Act
    [Amador/Alpine/Calaveras]
    Phone: (209) 948-3849
  • Skip Allum
    Public Information Officer
    [San Joaquin]
    Phone: (209) 948-7176
  • Rick Estrada
    Public Information Officer
    [Stanislaus/Tuolumne]
    Phone: (209) 941-6562
  • Vacant
    Assistant Public Information Officer
  • Gary Ellenbolt
    Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (209) 948-7977
  • Athena Cline
    District Deputy Director of Administration

Serving San Diego and Imperial Counties.

General Information:

Phone: (619) 688-6699
Fax: (619) 688-2508
Email: District 11 Public Information

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 11
4050 Taylor Street
San Diego, CA 92110

Small Business Liaison:

Phone: (619) 688-3151

District 11 Website

Public and Legislative Affairs:

Report a Traffic or Maintenance Issue

Serving Orange County.

General Information:

Phone: (657) 328-6000
Fax: (657) 328-6511

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 12
1750 East 4th Street, Suite 100
Santa Ana CA 92705

District 12 Website

  • David Matza
    Chief Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (657) 328-6256
  • Justin Lesniewski
    Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (657) 328-6594
  • Elizabeth Manzo
    Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (657) 328-6621
  • Florita Cruz
    AGPA/Procurement
    Phone: (657) 328-6009
  • Debbie Smith
    Public and Media Affairs/Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (657) 328-6255
  • Lena Maiah
    CPRA Coordinator
    Phone: (657) 328-6448
  • Gloria Roberts
    District Deputy Director of Administration
    Phone: (657) 328-6003

Contact Us

To report maintenance and operation concerns use our Customer Service Request form.

For Media Inquiries please contact Chief PIO David Matza at (949) 279-9024.