Nevada County Annual Striping Projects

Project Overview

Each year, starting in September, the County of Nevada kicks off its annual Striping Projects. This is a routine, annual maintenance activity intended as a fundamental road safety measure.  A list of roads is compiled along. Links are provided for a map of the overall project along with a list of the roads affected during the current year's project. Please avoid driving over fresh paint. Thank you for your patience. 


  • September 1st October 1st : Eastern County Roads
  • October 1st - November 19: Western County Roads 

Current Status


The project is proposed to cost $881,000 based on the Engineers estimate.  The project is funded with Regional Surface Transportation Program (RSTP) and Highway Use Tax Account (HUTA) funds, and there is no impact on the General Fund. The project was proposed in the FY 2021/22 Road Maintenance budget

Environmental Review

It was determined that this project was exempt from CEQA under Section 15301(c) of the California Code of Regulations as it consists of the maintenance of existing streets and roadways. 

Contact Information 

  • Department of Public Works 
  • 530-265-1411