Date: June 18, 2014
District: 4-Oakland CHP: Golden Gate Division
Contact: Bob Haus Contact: Officer Daniel Hill Phone: (510) 286-5576 Cell Phone: (707) 373-7732
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CALTRANS CHP LITTER ENFORCEMENT DAY AND CLEAN-UP WEEK
Thursday, June 19, 2014 through Thursday, June 26, 2014
Caltrans Partners with CHP and local cities throughout the Bay Area
Oakland - Caltrans and the CHP will work together in a major effort against highway litter this Thursday, June 19th, 2014. Caltrans maintenance crews in the nine Bay Area counties will focus their efforts throughout the day cleaning litter alongside the highways. The California Highway Patrol Commercial Mobile Road Enforcement units will also focus on litter enforcement, and educating drivers to cover their loads.
Caltrans employees will be work at various locations around the Bay Area including the following:
Highway 580 Hollis St/Mandela Pkwy to Wood Street
Contra Costa County
Highway 4 from Highway 680 to Willow Pass Road
Highway 101- Highway 1 to Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
Santa Clara County
Highway 101 from Highway 880 to Great America Pkwy
Caltrans is partnering with several cities around the Bay Area, including Livermore, Fremont, Hayward, Oakland, Vallejo, San Jose, Cupertino and more.
We are encouraging individuals, organizations and businesses to join us in litter abatement and recycling activities in your local community from Thursday, June 19, 2014 through Thursday, June 26, 2014.
For information on activities you can do, contact your local city government or, email us
Contact Chris Mayfield at (510) 286-4421 for more information.