Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District

Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District

News and Stories

Happy 80th Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge!
Top Stories
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The Golden Gate Bridge will turn 80 years old on Saturday, May 27, 2017, and the Golden Gate Bridge District is asking the public to help celebrate the milestone by sharing their favorite memories

Officials Gather to Mark Start of Construction of Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Deterrent System
Top Stories
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Politicians, community advocates, and transportation agencies came together this morning to commemorate the beginning of construction of the suicide deterrent system on the Golden Gate Bridge.

MTC Closes Funding Gap for Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier
Top Stories
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

It’s full speed ahead for the Golden Gate Bridge suicide deterrent project, thanks to an infusion of $40 million approved by MTC today.

Local/State Transportation Leaders Stand Up for Transportation
News Release
Thursday, April 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CATop officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies are joining together today in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up

Bay Area Leaders to Stand Up for Transportation, Urge Congress to Pass Long-Term Funding Bill
Top Stories
Friday, April 3, 2015

Top officials from more than a dozen Bay Area transit agencies will join together on Thursday, April 9

Quotes From California and Bay Area Leaders in Support of Stand Up for Transportation
Top Stories
Friday, April 3, 2015

Top officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies joined together in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up for Transportation campaign.

Golden Gate Bridge & Highway 101 Closure in January 2015
Top Stories
Monday, December 22, 2014

UPDATE: Sunday, January 11, 2015, 10 p.m.

MTC Approves $27 Million for Suicide Barriers on Golden Gate Bridge
Top Stories
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The Commission today approved $27 million for the construction of suicide deterrents on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Media

MTC 2016 Awards: Golden Gate Bridge Moveable Median Barrier
Video
Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District was named an Award of Merit winner for successfully installing the Moveable Median Barrier and making related traffic control improvement

Golden Gate Bridge Barrier
Video
Monday, January 12, 2015

Over one weekend, the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District installed a moveable median barrier on the bridge and its approaches.