City of San Carlos - Caltrans Info


Caltrans Info

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The California Department of Transportation owns and operates State Highways that pass through San Carlos. El Camino Real is a State Highway, Route 82, and Caltrans has the responsibility for the street maintenance and for the timing of the traffic signals along this route. The Department also owns and operates Highway 101. If you have a maintenance request or concern, please use the link below to report it to Caltrans. If it is a highway emergency, dial 9-1-1 to call the California Highway Patrol.

For general information about Caltrans, visit the local District office website at the following link: 

Follow this link for information regarding the Smart Corridor Weekly Closure Updates

To help small businesses, especially DBEs, to compete for this work, the State of California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), through the California Construction Contracting Program (CCCP), is offering free training, counseling and resources to assist small businesses to be successful in bidding and winning Caltrans and local agency construction contracts. Locally, the training is offered through the Alameda County Small Business Development Center, whose website is: