In light of dramatically reduced traffic levels on Bay Area freeways following this week’s declarations of shelter-in-place orders around the region, and because the promotion of carpooling is inco
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Bay Area Express Lanes “Open to All” During Public Health Emergency
MTC Invites Residents to Weigh In on Changes to Express Lane Toll Policy
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
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.
Orange and White: The Colors of (Express Lane) Construction Season
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.
Report to the Commission and the ABAG Executive Board : October 25, 2017
CASA Steering Committee • Polling on Gas Tax Repeal • I-680 Express Lanes Open • State of the Estuary Conference • East Bay EDA • Bay Area Planning Directors Association • Wine Country Fires • UCLA Conference • Bay Area Partnership • Vital Signs
MTC Wraps Up Heavy Construction on 680 Express Lanes
MTC’s plan to add Express Lanes along Interstate 680 in Contra Costa County reached a key milestone this fall with the completion of most civil construction needed to convert the existing carpool l
Participate in Two Public Hearings on the Express Lane Toll Collection Process
The Bay Area is planning a 550-mile network of Express Lanes by 2035 to increase highway efficiency by encouraging carpools and vanpools and by filling available capacity in carpool lanes with solo
New I-580 Express Lanes Opening Friday 2/19/16 & Monday 2/22/16
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
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
Construction is well under way on the first Bay Area Express Lane project to be planned, built and operated by MTC.