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Butte County Association of Governments

Butte County Association of Governments

RTIP

Regional Transportation Improvement Program

Regional Transportation Improvement Program

As the RTPA, BCAG is required to prepare a Regional Transportation Improvement program (RTIP) every two years. The purpose of the RTIP is to identify programming recommendations for the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The STIP is comprised of two components, the Regional Improvement Program  (RIP) for projects nominated by regional agencies in California, such as BCAG and the Interregional Improvement Program (IIP) for projects nominated by Caltrans. The STIP is adopted by the California Transportation Commission.
2024 RTIP

2024 RTIP

BCAG has prepared and approved the 2024 RTIP.  The RTIP is required to be submitted to the California Transportation Commission by December 15, 2023.  The RTIP was adopted by the BCAG Board of Directors on December 7, 2023BCAG issued a Call-for-Projects making available $8.4 million for the next five fiscal years beginning July 1, 2024.  Questions can be directed to Ivan Garcia at: igarcia@bcag.org or by phone at 530-809-4603.  If you would like to be placed on an email distribution list, please send us an email.
 
2024 RTIP - Adopted  (with attachments)  (Updated per CTC Comments for Chico and County ePPRs  - 01/19/2024)  
ePPRs
Project Study Reports   
Project Location Maps   
BCAG Board of Directors - Draft Project Recommendations Memorandum   
BCAG TAC Meeting - Draft Project Recommendations with project location maps
 
RESOURCES:
Public Hearing Notice
 

The Draft 2024 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP)

The Butte County Association of Governments (BCAG) will hold a public hearing on December 7, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. to receive public testimony on the Draft 2024 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP). The Draft 2024 RTIP will be available for public review at the BCAG offices on November 7, 2023 and posted here.  Staff will take public comments through December 7, 2023. The Draft 2024 RTIP includes a rail project, a local road project and an non-motorized bicycle and pedestrian project (See details below). The RTIP consists of four funding sources, including the: State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), State Highway Operations and Protection Program (SHOPP) and Local City/County Funds. Projects have been evaluated and prioritized for funding. The BCAG Board will take final action on the Draft 2024 RTIP on December 7, 2023. 
 
BCAG, in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, is committed to providing special accommodations and translation services to those interested in participating in public hearings. Please note that a 48-hour notice is needed to honor your request. Call (530) 809-4616 to make arrangements.
Visit www.bcag.org for the agenda and meeting details. This BCAG Board meeting will be held at 9:00 a.m. on December 7, 2023, at the BCAG Board of Directors Board Room, 326 Huss Drive, Suite 100, Chico, CA 95928
For more information, write to BCAG, 326 Huss Drive, Suite 150, Chicio CA 95928, or contact Ivan Garcia at (530) 809-4616 or at igarcia@bcag.org.
Public Outreach:  There are various avenues to participate in the development of the RTIP.  BCAG has or will have public workshops, meetings and participate in community events where the public can learn more about the RTIP process and be participate in the development of the program.  This web page will be kept up to date annoucing various meetings or opportunities for public involvement. 
 
  • Dia de los Muertos - BCAG will be participating in the Dia de los Muertos event at Daddow Plaza (Park) in Gridley Ca on Thursday, November 2, 2023.  The public is welcomed to learn more about the RTIP or any other planning and programming project by BCAG.  We look forwward to seeting you there!
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  • Farmers Markets: BCAG Staff will be participating in the local Chico Farmers Markets on select Thursdays.  The next one is scheduled for July 13, 2023 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  If you are interested in learning more about BCAG's planning and programming activities, please stop by.  The public information booth will be located on W. 3rd Street near the "Made in Chico" and Upper Park Clothing stores between Broadway and Main Streets.
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  • RTIP Development Workshop - A workshop has been scheduled for project sponsors (cities, county, Caltrans, public health, tribal governments).  This workshop is aimed for those agencies that are able to submit a proposed project. These agencies are typcially defined by having a Master Agreement with Caltrans.  This workshop has been scheduled for Friday July 21, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at the BCAG Conference Room.  This workshop will be in person.  The public is invited to participate.
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  • Public Educational Workshop - Has been scheduled for Thursday, July 20, 2023 at the BCAG offices from 5 - 6 p.m.  All are welcomed to attend.