California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) issued a Director’s Order for emergency work pertaining to damage caused by a series of winter storms from December 10 – 21 2021 that brought record breaking rain, snowfall and winds. A State of CA emergency proclamation was issued for these storms on 12/30/2021. TThe scope of work includes hazardous trees removal, guardrail repairs, sign repairs, fencing repairs, drainage system repairs, roadside drainage repairs and other repairs to roadway items as required. A certified arborist will be onsite to assess the trees and determine which ones will be removed. A drainage culvert downdrain at post mile 20.58 on HUM 299 was also damaged during this storm and will be addressed as part of this project. The existing downdrain will be removed and replaced with rock slope protection (RSP).This project is needed to prevent and mitigate the loss or impairment of life, health, property, and essential services. The purpose of this project is to keep the roadway safely open to the public and repair the location to pre damage conditions.