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Regional Traffic Signal Synchronization Program

Project P

On August 8, 2022, the Orange County Transportation Authority’s (OCTA) Board of Directors (Board) authorized staff to issue calls for projects (call) for the Comprehensive Transportation Funding Program’s (CTFP) Regional Capacity Program (RCP) and Regional Traffic Signal Synchronization Program (RTSSP). The CTFP is the mechanism by which OCTA administers competitive funding for streets and roads projects. OCTA is pleased to announce that the 2023 Project O and Project P calls under Measure M2 (M2) are now open.

Regional Traffic Signal Synchronization Program (Project P)

Approximately $45 million in M2 funds will be made available for Project O and Project P collectively, for this call cycle. Proposed RTSSP projects are required to complete (and include with their application package) a supplemental application, which is subject to change and updated for each call, please click here for the latest 2023 Project P Supplemental Application and related Guide.

Please refer to the Temporary Policy for Inflation for information on the reapplication process for existing allocations and escalation adjustments to prior allocations.

Submittal Deadline

Funding applications must be submitted via the OCFundtracker online system and followed up with the submittal of one unbound hard copy. Both the hard copy, as well as the online applications, are due to OCTA no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, 2022.


Call Released/Board Approval for Issuance August 8, 2022
Virtual Application Workshop and Q&A Session August 23, 2022
Applications Due to OCTA (by 5:00 p.m.) October 20, 2022
Local Agency’s Executed Governing Board Resolution January 31, 2023
Technical Steering/Technical Advisory Committee review February/March 2023
OCTA Board of Directors approval of recommended projects Spring, 2023
2023 Project O & P Funds Allocated * Spring, 2023

* This is the earliest date projects can be programmed for the 2023 call.

2023 CTFP Call Workshop

OCTA held the 2023 CTFP Workshop virtually on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 1:00p. A PDF of slides can be downloaded here.

CTFP Guidelines

The Board approved revised CTFP Guidelines are available online and can be found below:


The OCFundtracker database can be accessed here.

The OCFundtracker training manual can be downloaded here. Please contact OCTA staff if you require additional training on the database.