Remove Litter • Create Jobs • Beautify California

Caltrans is investing in removing litter, creating jobs, educating the public and engaging the community to transform unsightly roadsides into spaces of pride for all Californians.

Clean California Community Days - Spring Into Action - March 17-27, 2023 

Clean California Community Days start March 17!

Sign up to get involved in the 10-day event as we work together to clean up our communities and spread the word about taking pride in keeping California clean.

Get Involved

Adopt A Highway 


Accepting applications to help maintain our highways! Get more information or sign up

Volunteers can receive up to $250 per month for litter collection!

Clean California Beautification Projects 

Clean California Beautification Projects

Clean California provides funds to clean and beautify public spaces in underserved communities.

Local Grant Program funds projects for local and regional public agencies, transit agencies, tribal governments and nonprofit organizations.

State Beautification Program funds improve the aesthetics of public spaces with transformative beautification projects along the state highway system.

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Career opportunities and jobs for all Californians, including veterans, students, artists, people experiencing homelessness, and those re-entering society from incarceration.

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Small changes can have a major impact on our waterways. Learn how you can help prevent stormwater pollution.


Important: The Clean California Local Grant program does not provide funding for upgrades or improvements to residential properties. For more information on eligible items for the Local Grant Program, visit the Local Grant Program page.

SF 49er Arik Armstead Let's Change This to That

Events and News

  • January 28: Dump Day - Woodland Maintenance Station - 624 N East Street in Woodland from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
  • February 4: Dump Day - River Bluff Regional Park - 3761 E. Hatch Road in Modesto from 8 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.
  • February 4: L.A. Clippers Dump Day - 700 N. Bullis Road in Compton from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
  • February 9: Beautification Project Presentation - Cutler-Orosi Joint Unified School District - 12623 Avenue 416 in Orosi at 9 a.m.

Measuring Progress

Litter Collection

7/1/22 - 6/30/23

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