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TRIP Report Finds Key Bay Area Transportation Projects Needed to Support Region's Growth Face a Funding "Red" or "Yellow" Light
News Release
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Six of the 20 transportation improvements identified by TRIP as being the most needed in the San Francisco Bay area have received a red light because they are unfunded.

New I-580 Express Lanes Opening Friday 2/19/16 & Monday 2/22/16
Top Stories
Thursday, February 18, 2016

The Interstate 580 Express Lanes will open Friday, February 19, 2016, and Monday, February, 22, 2016, giving drivers a new choice for traveling on I-580 through Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore.

I-580 Express Lanes to Debut This Month — If El Niño Cooperates
Top Stories
Monday, February 1, 2016

The growing Bay Area Express Lanes network is set to expand by another 25 miles this month with the opening of new lanes in both directions of Interstate 580 through the Tri Valley area of eastern

Express Lane Construction Under Way Along I-680 in Contra Costa County
Top Stories
Friday, November 6, 2015

Construction is well under way on the first Bay Area Express Lane project to be planned, built and operated by MTC.

Bay Area Express Lanes Offer Congestion Insurance
Top Stories
Thursday, March 12, 2015

Beginning this fall, solo motorists on Interstate 580 through Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore can cruise in the carpool lane if they’re willing to pay their way out of congested lanes.

Express Lane Survey: What’s Your Sign?
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) needs your help. Please take a 10-minute survey that tests your understanding of different express lane signs.

Public Invited to Weigh In on Express Lane Plans for I-880 and Dumbarton, San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Approaches
News Release
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and Caltrans invite the public to a pair of open houses in Hayward on Thursday, Jan.

I-880 / SR-92 / SR-84 HOV Lane Conversions
Top Stories
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

MTC plans to convert the existing High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes between Oakland and Milpitas to express lanes.


Autoridad de Financiamiento de Infraestructura en el Área de la Bahía Aviso de Audiencia Pública
BAIFA 880 Toll Ordinance Public Hearing Notice_clean_103019 Sp.pdf (332.97 KB)
Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority: Proposed Toll Facility Ordinance Amendment
Proposed_BAIFA_Toll_Facility_Ordinance_Amendment.pdf (153.36 KB)
Notice of Public Hearing: Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority
Public_Hearing_Notice_Proposed_BAIFA_Toll_Facility_Ordinance_Amendment.pdf (332.26 KB)
I-880 Bay Area Express Lanes Proposed Operating Policies
I-880_Express_Lanes_Operations_Fall_2019.pdf (12.56 MB)
Fact Sheet: I-880 Express Lanes (Fall 2019)
I-880_Exp_Lanes_web_display.pdf (2.72 MB)