General Contact Number: (530) 621-5567

Department of Transportation

Mission Statement

“The mission of the Transportation Division is to provide a safe, congestion free highway system that is responsive to the needs of the county’s citizens, and is environmentally sensitive.”

Road Maintenance

Roadway and bridge maintenance, snow removal, traffic engineering, traffic signals, signs and markings, brushing, and pavement, curb, gutter and sidewalk repair.


Provide planning, design and construction management services within the unincorporated area of El Dorado County.

Development, Right of Way and Environmental (DRE)

Review improvement plans for new development projects, new commercial and residential proposals and issue encroachment permits for activities and construction with public right-of-way.


Transportation projects including capital projects in the West Slope and Tahoe Basin.