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Caltrans, East Bay Regional Park District Sign Lease for Historic, Newly-Restored Bridge Yard Building
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Friday, December 15, 2017

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and East Bay Regional Park District (Park District) today signed a 10‑year lease for the historic, newly-renovated Bridge Yard Building, previ

511 Tracking Travel Disruptions in Fire Zones
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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Update as of November 1, 2017: With the North Bay fires contained, 511 has discontinued posting of fire-related road closures and transit disruptions.

New Vista Point at Yerba Buena Island Offers Views and Amenities to Cyclists/Pedestrians
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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Adapted from a San Francisco County Transportation Authority press release.

Daylight Saving Time Brings Changes to Bay Bridge Bike/Ped Path Hours
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adapted from a Caltrans release.

Caltrans has announced longer hours for the bicycle/pedestrian path on the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Tree Removal Marks Construction Start on Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Project
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Monday, January 9, 2017

Construction crews are set to begin work this week on the first of a series of MTC-sponsored projects to relieve traffic congestion in the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge corridor by establishing a thir

MTC Closes Funding Gap for Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier
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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

It’s full speed ahead for the Golden Gate Bridge suicide deterrent project, thanks to an infusion of $40 million approved by MTC today.

Bay Bridge Wreath Returns to Mark Holiday Season
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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Keeping with a great tradition started nearly eighty years ago, Caltrans and Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) workers again this year have hung a wreath above the Bay Bridge’s westbound entrance to the Yerba Buena Tunnel to mark the holiday season.

Public Invited to Learn More as Construction Begins On Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Projects
News Release
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The public is invited to a pair of open houses in Richmond on Thursday, Dec. 8 and in San Rafael on Friday, Dec. 9 to learn more about the Interstate 580 Access Improvement Projects now beginning construction in the heavily traveled Richmond-San Rafael Bridge corridor.

Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month.

High-Tech Intervention Aims to Smooth I-80 Traffic Flow
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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Caltrans, the Alameda County Transportation Commission and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority this month will begin the sequenced introduction of a series of high-tech efforts to ease congestion, improve safety and boost travel-time reliability along Interstate 80.

Documents

Traffic Advisory I-580 Access Improvement Projects Week of April 5, 2020
RSR BRIDGE - TRAFFIC ADVISORY_WEEK OF APRIL 5 2020 (002).pdf (96.81 KB)
Bay Bridge Metering Lights Traffic Advisory Week of April 5, 2020
Traffic_Advisory_Sheet_Week_of_04-05-20_R2.pdf (140.25 KB)
MTC Express Lanes Quarterly Report, 4th Quarter 2019
BAIFA EL 2019 Q4 Report.pdf (9.77 MB)
Adapting to Rising Tides Bay Area (Short Report) March 2020
ARTBayArea_ShortReport_Final_March2020_ADA-1.pdf (27.25 MB)
I-880 Express Lanes March 2020 Construction Update
880 Express Lanes March 2020 Construction Update.pdf (406.21 KB)