Below is a large selection of resources useful to all new hires. Location-specific resources are focused on CDCR Headquarters.
Maps and Locations
Parking & Transportation
Parking at Headquarters
There is a variety of parking options at or near Headquarters in Sacramento, including private and city-run parking lots or garages and on-street parking. On-street parking may be metered, allowing paid parking for a duration ranging anywhere from a one hour maximum to more than four hours, or it is restricted by residential parking permit, which allows time-limited (usually one to two hours) free parking without the specified permit. There is a small number of free, all-day street parking spots within a five- or six-block radius of Headquarters, but these places are scattered and are usually taken by 7 a.m.
Transportation Options at Headquarters
- CDCR Emergency Procedures Handbook (Intranet)
- HQ Fire Drill Map (Intranet) (pages 29-31 of the Headquarters Emergency Procedures Handbook)
News & Media
Press & Social Media
Paychecks & Savings
- State pay dates(from the State Controller’s Office)
- The State Controller’s website provides a paycheck calculator and information regarding direct deposit
- SavingsPlus offers retirement savings and investment resources
Employee Assistance Program
The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is available to all state employees.
Fitness & Health
Nearby Fitness Clubs
You can find fitness clubs and programs near headquarters by using your favorite search site or mobile app. Dining Options
There are a number of restaurants and coffee shops within easy walking distance (a two or three block radius) of headquarters if you do a search using your favorite search tool or mobile app. There are also vending machines inside the North building of headquarters. Amenities
There is a Golden1 Credit Union ATM located inside the lobby of CDCR headquarters.
Gas, Groceries & Hotels
Use your favorite search site or mobile app to find more of these options near headquarters.