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.

Caltrans District 1 - Eureka

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

  • Phil Frisbie, Jr.
    Chief PIO
    Phone: (707) 445-6444
  • Myles Cochrane
    PIO - Humboldt/Del Norte
    Phone: (707) 445-6312
  • Bonnie Kuhn
    PIO - Lake/Mendocino
    Phone: (707) 441-4678
  • Vacant
    PIO - Social-Media
    Phone: (707) 441-3998

Caltrans District 2 - Redding

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
  • Chris Woodward
    Public Information Officer, Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (530) 229-0511
  • Maria "Lupita" Franco
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (530) 225-3013

Caltrans District 3 - Marysville/Sacramento

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
  • Steve Nelson
    Public Information Officer
    (El Dorado/Tahoe/Placer)
    Phone: (530) 741-4566
  • 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
  • Raquel Borrayo
    Public Information Officer
    (Placer/Nevada/Sierra)
    Phone: (530) 634-7640
  • Diana Jaschke
    Customer Service Liaison
    (Glenn, Colusa, Butte, Sutter, Yuba,
    Sierra, Nevada, Placer,
    Yolo, & El Dorado Counties)
    Phone: (530) 741-5390
  • Stevey Sparks
    Customer Service Liaison
    (Sacramento County)
    Phone: (530) 741-5391

Caltrans District 4 - Oakland

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

  • Rocquel Johnson
    Branch Chief A
    Public Information Officer:
    [Sonoma/Santa Clara/Contra Costa/Alameda-West]
    Phone: (510) 286-4948
  • Vince Jacala
    Branch Chief B
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda-East/San Mateo/San Francisco/
    Marin/Solano/Napa/Bridges]
    Phone: (510) 286-5206
  • Robert Haus
    Chief Public Information Officer:
    [San Mateo/SF/Marin/Solano/
    Napa/All Bridges]
    Phone: (510) 286-5576
  • Victor Gauthier
    Public Information Officer:
    [Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 286-6115
  • Jeff Weiss
    Public Information Officer:
    [San Mateo]
    Phone: (510) 286-5543
  • Alejandro Lopez
    Public Information Officer:
    [Contra Costa & Bay Bridge]
    Phone: (510) 286-5445
  • Chiconda Davis
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda West]
    Phone: (510) 286-1227
  • Marcus Wagner
    Public Information Officer:
    [Alameda-East]
    Phone: (510) 622-8758
  • Bernard Walik
    Customer Service Liaison [Santa Clara]
    Phone: (510) 622-5971
  • 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) 286-5898
  • Myeast McCauley
    External Affairs Mgr.
    Phone: (510) 286-5898

Caltrans District 5 - San Luis Obispo

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]
    Phone: (805) 549-3138
  • Jim Shivers
    Public Information Officer
    [Santa Barbara/San Luis Obispo]
    Phone: (805) 549-3237
  • Jessica Biro
    Outreach Public Information Officer
    AV/Newsletters
    Phone: (805) 549-3318
  • Autumn Woolworth
    Webmaster/California Public Records Act
    Phone: (805) 549-3461
  • Julia Bolger
    DDD-A
    Phone: (805) 549-1388
  • Nancy Cross
    Maintenance Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (805) 542-4741

Caltrans District 6 - Fresno

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

General Information:

Phone:

  • Madera/Kings Counties:
    (559) 488-4067
  • Fresno 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
  • Sam Yniguez
    Public Information Officer
    [Fresno]
    Phone: (559) 444-2518
  • Elizabeth Yelton
    Public Information Officer
    [Madera/Kings]
    Phone: (559) 488-4067

Caltrans District 7 - Los Angeles

Serving Los Angeles and Ventura Counties.

General Information:

Phone: (213) 897-3656
Fax: (213) 897-3836

Physical Address:

California Department of Transportation
District 7
100 South Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

District 7 Fact Sheet

Caltrans District 8 - San Bernardino

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

General Information:

Phone: (909) 383-4631
Fax: (909) 383-1009

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
Attn: Public Affairs
San Bernardino, CA 92401

District 8 Website

  • Terri Kasinga
    Chief, Public and Media Affairs
    Phone: (909) 383-4646
  • Joy M. Schneider
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-6291
  • Emily Leinen
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-1910
  • Shane Massoud
    Maintenance Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-4416
  • Jocelyn Whitfield
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (909) 383-6733
  • Mario Maala
    Multi Media
    Phone: (909) 383-4553
  • Cristy Sanders
    Customer Service Requests (Maintenance)
    Phone: (909) 383-6290
  • Ron Akers
    Public Affairs and Map Files
    Phone: (909) 383-6799 or (909) 383-4828
  • David Knudsen
    External Affairs Manager
    Phone: (909) 383-4657

Caltrans District 9 - Bishop

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

Caltrans District 10 - Stockton

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

  • Chantel Vernon
    Chief Public Information Officer
    [Legislative Affairs]
    Phone: (209) 948-3930
  • 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
  • Maria Rocha
    Customer Service Liaison
    Phone: (209) 948-7977

Caltrans District 11 - San Diego

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:

Cheri Gouthier
Phone: (619) 220-7343

Jenny Cordova-Cardenas
Phone: (619) 688-3151

District 11 Website

Public and Legislative Affairs:

  • Caridad Sanchez
    Chief Public Information Officer
    Phone: (619) 688-6678
  • Cathryne Bruce-Johnson
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (619) 688-6670
  • Ed Cartagena
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (619) 688-6670
  • Ed Joyce
    Public Information Officer
    Phone: (619) 688-6670
  • Hayden Manning
    Public Information Officer/Social Media
    Phone: (619) 688-6723
  • Carmen Sandoval
    California Public Records Act/
    Legislative Coordinator
    Phone: (619) 688-2556
  • Kris Buenger
    Graphic Designer
    Phone: (619) 688-6933
  • Joe Erdelen
    Customer Service Liaison/Public Information Officer
    Phone: (619) 688-6670

Report a Traffic or Maintenance Issue

Caltrans District 12 - Irvine

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

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.

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  • General Information
    Please call (916) 654-2852
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    Please call (916) 657-5060
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    Please call (916) 657-5060