Folsom American River Crossing


Case Study

Folsom American River Crossing

Client: City of Folsom

Lead Attorney: Martha Lofgren

  • As City Manager, Martha Lofgren negotiated agreement between local and federal agencies for a $117M construction project to build Folsom’s American River Crossing
  • Personally assisted in negotiations with congressional representatives, US Army Corps of Engineers, and US Bureau of Reclamation for bridge funding after an existing two-lane bridge was closed due to terrorist concerns after 9/11
  • Secured local support of SACOG and Sacramento Transportation Authority to include funding in regional transportation funding programs, including Measure A Sales Tax Renewal