Contra Costa County (Calif.)

Contra Costa County (Calif.)

News and Stories

Tree Removal Marks Construction Start on Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Project
Top Stories
Monday, January 9, 2017

Construction crews are set to begin work this week on the first of a series of MTC-sponsored projects to relieve traffic congestion in the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge corridor by establishing a thir

Community Celebration Marks Completion of Highway 4 Widening Projects
News Release
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

(News from Contra Costa Transportation Authority)

Contra Costa Pavement Scores Show Smooth Ride… and Plenty of Potholes
News Release
Thursday, June 2, 2016

Contra Costa County is home to some of the best pavement in the Bay Area — and also some of the worst.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Contra Costa and Santa Clara Counties
News Release
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in Richmond (East Bay Center for the Performing Arts,

Completed State Route 160/ Highway 4 Project Connects Commuters to Antioch Bridge
News Release
Monday, February 29, 2016

(News from the Contra Costa Transportation Authority)

Bridge Toll Dollars Drive Decade of Success For WestCAT’s Lynx Service
News Release
Thursday, January 21, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Western Contra Costa Transit Authority (WestCAT) today teamed to celebrate the 10th anniversary of WestCAT’s popula

Richmond San-Rafael Bridge Access Improvement Project Seeks Inclusion into Plan Bay Area and Transportation Improvement Program
News Release
Friday, June 19, 2015

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite Bay Area residents to comment on a proposal to add the Richmond-San Rafael B

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties
News Release
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in Pleasanton (Alameda

Two Big-City Bay Area Mayors on the Commission Roster
News Release
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

OAKLAND, CA MTC’s governing Commission started a new four-year term this week and welcomed three new or recently added commissioners: newly elected Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, wh

Documents

Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvements April 24, 2017
TRAFFIC ADVISORY RSR_24 April 2017 Final.pdf (121.02 KB)
Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvements April 17, 2017
TRAFFIC ADVISORY RSR_17 April 2017 FINAL (2).pdf (139.01 KB)
I-680 Express Lanes Customer Update April 2017
680 Express Lanes 2017_April_Customer Update.pdf (1.32 MB)
Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvements April 10, 2017
TRAFFIC ADVISORY RSR_10 April 2017 FINAL.pdf (120.68 KB)
Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvements April 3, 2017
TRAFFIC ADVISORY RSR_03 April 2017 FINAL.pdf (299.24 KB)

Media

SR 160 - HWY 4 Project Photos
Photo Gallery
Friday, March 11, 2016

The new SR 160 - HWY 4 ramps eliminate the U-turn that was previously required at Hillcrest Avenue, reduce through traffic and congestion on Oakley's city streets, and improve access for Eastern Co