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Clipper® Transit-Fare Payment System to Add East Bay, Sonoma County Bus Operators
News Release
Friday, March 14, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s Operations Committee today paved the way for expansion of the popular Clipper program by the end of 2015 to the Liv

Walking School Buses Powered by Legs Instead of Wheels
Top Stories
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Studies show that fewer children are walking and biking to school, but there’s a new trend in transportation that could reverse that. It’s called the walking school bus, although it has no wheels.

Seismic Operation Closes Dumbarton Bridge Over Labor Day Weekend
Top Stories
Monday, August 27, 2012

The entire Dumbarton Bridge will be closed during Labor Day weekend in September 2012 to complete another major element of the seismic retrofit project on this span, which connects Menlo Park in Sa

Tunneling Starts on West Portal of Caldecott Fourth Bore Project
Top Stories
Thursday, March 17, 2011

After eight months of intense excavation on the Caldecott Tunnel fourth bore from the east end in Orinda, miners have begun to excavate from the west end in Oakland.

Bay Area Presented With Nearly $1 Billion Price Tag for Seismic Upgrades to Dumbarton and Antioch Bridges
Top Stories
Sunday, December 7, 2008

 Now that seismic upgrade work is complete or well under way on five of the Bay Area’s state-owned toll bridges, MTC’s Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) is turning its attention to the remaining two:

High-Speed Rail Bond Measure Passes
Top Stories
Friday, November 28, 2008

The November 4 election brought sweeping changes across the nation, including in the realm of transportation.


I-880 Express Lanes September 2018 Construction Notice
I-880 EL Construction Update Sept 2018.pdf (305.7 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes April 2018 Construction Notice
2018_April16_Construction_Update_Final.pdf (437.83 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes February 2018 Construction Notice
2018_February22_Construction_Notice_Final.pdf (435.1 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes January 2018 Construction-Tree Removal Notice
I-880 Express Lanes_Construction Notice- Hacienda Tree Removal 1_22_2018.pdf (191.12 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes December 2017 Ramp Closure Notice
880 Express Lanes December 2017 Ramp Closure Notice.pdf (321.69 KB)