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Going to Bat for Low-Income Voters: MTC Joins Oakland Athletics, AC Transit
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Thursday, October 29, 2020

MTC this week teamed up with the Oakland Athletics, AC Transit and social service agencies to help lower-income Alameda County residents cast general election ballots on or before Election Day.

Final I-880 Express Lanes Sign Installation To Begin Next Week
News Release
Thursday, August 20, 2020

Work crews will begin installing the final Express Lanes signs along Interstate 880 in Alameda County as MTC and Caltrans gear up for the October opening of new Express Lanes between Oakland and the Santa Clara County line.

Scott Haggerty Named Transportation Foundation's Person of the Year
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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The California Transportation Foundation (CTF) this week named MTC Chair Scott Haggerty as its Person of the Year, recognizing the longtime Alameda County Supervisor during its 31st annual Transpor

MTC Invites Residents to Weigh In on Changes to Express Lane Toll Policy
News Release
Monday, November 18, 2019

MTC invites Bay Area residents to learn about and comment on proposed changes to Express Lane toll policy during a public comment period from Nov. 18 to Dec.18, 2019. 

MTC Opens Window for Public Comment on Amendments to Express Lane Toll Policy
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Friday, November 15, 2019

MTC will open its new I-880 Express Lanes in the summer of 2020. Express Lanes use tolling and technology to keep traffic moving for carpoolers, bus riders and solo drivers alike.

Alameda County Pavement Conditions Hold Steady as Local Governments Put Tax Dollars to Work
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Monday, November 4, 2019

Alameda County and its 14 cities largely maintained the quality of the pavement on their local street and road networks in 2018, with Berkeley and Oakland registering the biggest year-over-year imp

Orange and White: The Colors of (Express Lane) Construction Season
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Monday, November 26, 2018

Just as orange poppies and trees with bursts of white blossoms herald the advent of spring in the Bay Area, the sudden appearance of orange fencing and white K-rails signals the start of improvements along the region's freeways.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Fremont and Redwood City
News Release
Monday, May 1, 2017

MTC and ABAG invite the public to a pair of open houses in Fremont and in Redwood City on Thursday, May 4, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040. 

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses This Week in San Mateo, Alameda and Marin Counties
News Release
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to attend any of three open houses to be held this week in Burlingame, Oakland and Corte Madera.

East Bay Bike Share Takes Shape
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Monday, April 25, 2016

Today Motivate and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) announced the proposed locations for the first set of bike share stations in the East Bay, a major milestone toward bringing bike


Alameda County Community-Based Transportation Plan 2020
Alameda Countywide CBTP 2020.pdf (15.45 MB)
I-880 Express Lanes to Open October 2, 2020
BAIFA Newsletter - 880 Opening.pdf (1.04 MB)
I-880 Express Lanes Opening Fall 2020
I-880 Express Lanes Fall 2020 Opening Notice.pdf (461.96 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes July 2020 Construction Update
I-880 Express Lanes Construction Update July 2020.pdf (643.62 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes June 2020 Construction Update
880 Express Lanes June 2020 Construction Notice.pdf (1.04 MB)