The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) is Orange County’s primary transportation agency. OCTA was formed in 1991 through the consolidation of seven separate transportation agencies. A 17-member Board of Directors governs OCTA with the Caltrans District Director serving as the 18th member in an ex-officio capacity. Our vision is to create an integrated and balanced transportation system that supports the diverse travel needs and reflects the character of Orange County. Our mission is to develop and deliver transportation solutions to enhance the quality of life and keep Orange County moving.
Intelligent Transportation Systems
“Intelligent Transportation Systems” or ITS. ITS is the application of modern computer technology to manage congestion by improving transportation, signal and other traffic systems, including goods movement for the GCOOG area. ITS improves traffic flow, air quality as well as safety.