Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety

ped bike heart shield logo

Rachel Carpenter
Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety Branch Chief
Traffic Operations Headquarters
(916) 651-1248  |

Physical Address: 1120 N St, Room 4500, Sacramento, CA 95814
Mailing Address: 1120 N St, MS 36, Sacramento, CA 95814



  • Provide expertise on safety and mobility aspects of pedestrian and bicycle modes.
  • Participate in research and technology transfer in the field of pedestrian and bicycle facilities.
  • Develop programs to improve the safety of highway infrastructure for pedestrians and bicyclists.

Pedestrian Safety Resources


- Caltrans Bike Heart logo courtesy of Cameron Palm (District 12 System Planning, Travel Forecasting)