Congestion Management

Congestion Management

News and Stories

New Partnership Program Helps Big Employers SHIFT Workers’ Commute Choices
News Release
Monday, February 24, 2020

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) last week launched a new program for partnering with major employers to improve peak-period traffic flows on select Bay Area freeways.

Bay Bridge Forward to Deliver Congestion Relief to San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge
Top Stories
Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge corridor will soon see congestion relief with a $40 million investment from MTC through the “Bay Bridge Forward” initiative.

MTC Awards Parking Management Grants to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Top Stories
Thursday, December 17, 2015

Six million dollars for six projects to reduce driving and manage the demand for parking — that is the equation approved by MTC yesterday as part of a program to cut greenhouse gas emissions.


Bay Bridge Metering Lights System Upgrade--Sept 2019 BATA Contract
BATA Contract _SFOBB_ML_SysUpgrade_2019.pdf (191.21 KB)
Bay Bridge Metering Lights System Upgrade Overview 2018
SFOBB-ML-Upgrade-Project Overview-ITS-CA-presentation-2018.pdf (3.48 MB)
Bay Bridge Metering Lights System Upgrade--Jan 2020 Fact Sheet
SFOBB Metering LIghts Fact Sheet_01_13_20.pdf (430.75 KB)
Incident Report Responder Communication System
Responder App Fact Sheet.pdf (281.53 KB)


Cross Section of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge (Looking West) Showing Proposed Improvements
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Access Improvements
Photo Gallery
Wednesday, September 23, 2015

The Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) is collaborating with Caltrans, the Transportation Authority of Marin (TAM) and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) on a four-year pilot project that