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Bay Area Vital Signs: Freeway Congestion Hits New Record
News Release
Monday, September 18, 2017

MTC today unveiled its yearly analysis of Bay Area freeway congestion, with new data showing congestion-related delays during weekday commute periods climbed 9 percent to a record average of 3.5 minutes per commuter in 2016 from 3.2 minutes a year earlier. 

Tree Removal Marks Construction Start on Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Project
Top Stories
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

Bay Area Freeway Patrol Joins Waze Connected Citizens Program
News Release
Wednesday, December 14, 2016

MTC has entered into a data-sharing partnership between its Service Authority for Freeways (SAFE) unit and Waze, the free, real-time crowdsourced navigation app.

Fresh Data on Bay Area’s Vital Signs Show Big Jump in Freeway Congestion for 2015
News Release
Monday, October 3, 2016

MTC today unveiled its annual ranking of the Bay Area’s most congested freeway segments, with the afternoon drive on northbound U.S. 101 and eastbound Interstate 80 in San Francisco ranking as the region’s most congested location.

Fresh Data on Bay Area’s Vital Signs Include New Top 10 List for Freeway Congestion
News Release
Thursday, December 17, 2015

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its annual ranking of the Bay Area’s most congested freeway segments, with the westbound morning commute along Intersta

First Freeway Congestion Report Since 2009 Reflects Bay Area's Economic Resurgence
News Release
Friday, January 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released its first comprehensive report on Bay Area freeway congestion since 2009, providing another concrete m

CHP Teams with Caltrans, MTC to Help Bay Area Drivers "Clear the Way"
News Release
Wednesday, July 30, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — The California Highway Patrol, Golden Gate Division (CHP, GGD) — in partnership with Caltrans District 4 and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) — today

Documents

880 Express Lanes April 2019 Construction Update
880 Express Lanes April 2019 Construction Notice.pdf (305.94 KB)
I-880 Express Lanes March 2019 Traffic Advisory
880 Express Lanes Traffic Advisory March 2019.pdf (1.03 MB)
I-880 Express Lanes March 2019 Construction Update
880 Express Lanes March 2019 Construction Update.pdf (984.66 KB)
880 Express Lanes January 2019 Construction Update
880 Express Lanes January 2019 Construction Update.pdf (445.85 KB)
Fact Sheet: I-880 Express Lanes (Fall 2018)
I-880_Exp_Lanes_web_display.pdf (2.75 MB)