Bay Area Express Lanes

Bay Area Express Lanes

News and Stories

Participate in Two Public Hearings on the Express Lane Toll Collection Process
Top Stories
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

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
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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
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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
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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?
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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
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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

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

Documents

BAIFA Toll Facility Ordinance Amendment
BAIFA_Toll Facility Ordinance_Amendment_final_Eng.pdf (275.62 KB)
BAIFA Notice of Public Hearing
BAIFA 680 Ext Toll Ordinance Public Hearing Notice_final_ENG_072220.pdf (134.75 KB)
I-680 Express Lane Extension: Overview & Toll Ordinance Amendment
680 Ext Online Information-Spanish-Revised.pdf (3.14 MB)
I-680 Express Lane Extension: Overview & Toll Ordinance Amendment
680 Ext Online Information-Chinese.pdf (3.31 MB)
I-680 Express Lane Extension: Overview & Toll Ordinance Amendment
680 Ext Online Information-English.pdf (2.96 MB)