Mission Statement

The mission of the Del Norte Local Transportation Commission is to prepare, plan and fund transportation programs for the citizens of Del Norte County.

Public Input

The Commission welcomes your comments and input. To submit your comments, download the printable form (PDF) which can be completed and mailed. Thank you for helping us to better serve Del Norte County’s transportation needs or email the Tamera Leighton, DNLTC Executive Director at tamera@dnltc.org.

Latest News

Program Manager Del Norte Walk and Roll to School

The Program Manager would serve as the consultant for the Del Norte Walk and Roll to School program for Bees Maxwell and Joe Hamilton Elementary Schools to improve the health of our children by encouraging active transportation. Proposals due by February 24, 2015. Click the link above for more information.

Last Chance Grade on Route 101 in Del Norte County

January Public Input Meetings! January 26, 27, and 28. Click below for more information. Del Norte Local Transportation Commission has been advocating for improvements on US Highway 101 at Last Chance Grade since its inception in 1982. The documents posted on the Caltrans’ project website tracks the State’s more recent efforts and their conclusions leading to …More

Highway 197/ 199 Safe STAA Access

This project is top priority for the DNLTC. Completed, it will remove restrictions on commercial truck traffic, improve public safety and encourage economic development. However, a recent injunction has placed the project on hold and funding in jeopardy. Opinion or False Statement? The facts about safety on US Highway 199.  Please read the recent Opinion …More

Interregional Transportation Strategic Plan (ITSP)

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is currently developing the Interregional Transportation Strategic Plan (ITSP), the long-range planning document that helps prioritize transportation projects across the state and supports Caltrans’ role in improving the interregional movement of people, vehicles, and goods. The ITSP guides Interregional Transportation Improvement Program (ITIP) funds towards intercity rail corridors and …More