Calling all Children, Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews of Caltrans Employees
Caltrans employees’ children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews 17 years of age and under can now submit highway safety art for the 2017 poster contest. This is an opportunity for the children in your family to share their thoughts and creative ideas about the importance of driving safely in or near a work zone and to be part of the educational outreach for this very important life-saving message. Deadline for submissions is Monday, March 6, 2017.
The poster contest theme is highway safety. Either the “Be Work Zone Alert” and/or “Move Over” phrase must appear on the poster. Artwork will be judged for its creative expression of encouraging drivers to slow down and save lives in highway work zones.
Applicants must be 17 years of age or younger and must be a child, grandchild, niece or nephew of a Caltrans employee.
- 6 years old and under
- 7 to 10 years old
- 11 to 13 years old
- 14 to 17 years old
Entries Must Include the Following:
- Completed entry form
- Drawing on 8 ½ x 11 paper with name written in pencil on the back.
- Photograph - A high resolution color photograph (with name written on back) of the artist with his/her Caltrans relative (photocopies are not acceptable). If submitting digital photos, use highest resolution possible.
Artwork must be submitted on white 8 ½ x 11 paper. Bold and/or bright colors reproduce best. No computer-generated or altered artwork will be accepted. Poster can be portrait or landscape (vertical or horizontal). DO NOT FOLD ARTWORK.
Entries must be RECEIVED by your district’s liaison no later than Monday, March 6, 2017. Entries received after that date will be disqualified for the poster contest, but will remain the property of the state and may be used in future projects. Refer to poster contest liaison list for address and liaison information.
District 2: Maria “Lupita” Franco – (530) 225-3013
1657 Riverside Drive
Redding, CA 96001
District 3: Liza Whitmore – (530) 634-7640
703 B Street
Marysville, CA 95901
District 4: Rachelle Maricq – (510) 286-3911
111 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
50 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
District 6: Tami Cox – (559) 488-4082
1352 W. Olive Avenue
Fresno, CA 93728
District 7: Karina Vargas – (213) 897-7602
100 South Main Street, 13th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90012
District 8: Shelli Lombardo – (909) 383-6290
464 W. Fourth Street, MS 1209
San Bernardino, CA 92401-1400
District 9: Florene Trainor – (760) 872-0603
500 South Main Street
Bishop, CA 93514
District 10: Warren Alford (209) 948-7977
1976 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd
Stockton, CA 95205
District 11: Carmen Sandoval – (619) 688-2556
4050 Taylor Street, MS 121
San Diego, CA 92110
District 12: Florita Cruz – (657) 328-6009
1750 East 4th Street, Suite 100
Santa Ana, CA 92705