MTC today adopted a resolution of appreciation for Freeway Service Patrol tow truck drivers Darryl Poe and Moises Reyes, and for Waste Management of Alameda County driver David Garcia, who teamed to save the life of a young motorist who was injured in an accident along I-880.
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s Bay Area Toll Authority Oversight Committee today authorized the award of a $27.2 million contract to O.C. Jones and Sons Inc. of Berkeley, Calif., to construct both a third eastbound lane on Interstate 580 from the Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
All but two of the 22 local and regional transportation and housing ballot measures endorsed by the MTC Commission were approved by voters in last night's election.
The third annual SF Urban Film Fest rolls into town November 14-20, 2016.
Through MTC’s annual High School Internship Program, high school sophomores, juniors and graduating seniors worked in summer internship positions in local transportation agencies throughout the Bay Area.
The Oakland Museum of California is making available free of charge more than 200 tons of steel from the third and final round of its Bay Bridge Steel Salvage Program.
Caltrans’ demolition of the original East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge continues eastward toward the Oakland shoreline, with a new phase commencing on November 2, 2016: dismantling the smaller spans, with the operation to remove the first of the 288-foot trusses.
The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) opened the new westbound Interstate 80 on- and off-ramps connecting Yerba Buena Island and Treasure Island to the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge to traffic on October 22, 2016.
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 lanes between Walnut Creek and San Ramon to Express Lanes.
Since 1977, MTC has honored people and programs helping to move the Bay Area forward. And while our transportation network and travel patterns may have changed, the abundance of creativity and commitment to improving regional mobility continues.