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Alameda CTC Launches Facebook Page and Twitter Feed

Jun 5, 2012 at 2:41pm

We encourage the public to engage with us and stay up to date on our activities by liking our Facebook page and following us on Twitter.

Mayor Green Wins Elected Official of the Year Award

Mar 19, 2012 at 10:56am

The California Transportation Foundation has selected Union City Mayor and Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC) Chair Mark Green as the Elected Official of the Year for 2011. For the past 19 years, Mayor Green has been a champion of numerous transportation projects and transportation funding. He has been a leader in garnering support for Alameda County’s Measure B, the half-cent sales tax approved by 81.5 percent of county voters in 2000 that specifically supports transportation projects and programs. He most recently has led an effort to develop a $7.7 billion transportation plan that will go before voters in 2012.

Bike to Work Day on May 10th

May 7, 2012 at 9:42am

Join people throughout the Bay Area in bicycling on the 18th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day event on Thursday, May 10th! This festive event encourages people to bicycle to work and school, and promotes safe bicycle riding. Over the years, the event has grown to include rides, safety classes, bike-to-the-movies and other events that fill the entire month of May.

Alameda CTC Celebrates Decade of Progress

Apr 26, 2012 at 6:56pm

On April 26, 2012, the Alameda CTC marked a decade of transportation gains made possible by Measure B, which 81.5 percent of Alameda County voters passed for a second time in 2000. The Alameda County half-cent transportation sales tax has generated over $956 million to upgrade and expand the county’s transportation system. It has helped to reduce congestion and improve mobility and access through investments in highways, streets, transit, walking and bicycling safety, as well as expand transportation options for seniors and people with disabilities.

Innovative BikeMobile Launch on April 24

Apr 25, 2012 at 10:28am

On April 24, 2012, the Alameda CTC and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) with partner Cycles of Change will launch the new BikeMobile program and the newly designed BikeMobile vehicle at an inaugural ceremony and bike “Fix-a-Thon” event at Rosa Parks Elementary School in Berkeley. The BikeMobile and its bicycle mechanic staff will visit schools and community organizations and events to deliver no-cost hands-on bicycle repair and bicycle safety training to promote riding bikes to school.

TFCA FY 12/13 Call for Projects

Apr 13, 2012 at 4:39pm

The Alameda CTC has released a call for projects for the FY 2012/13 Transportation Fund for Clean Air (TFCA) County Program Manager Fund. As the TFCA program manager for Alameda County, the Alameda CTC is responsible for programming 40 percent of the $4 vehicle registration fee that is collected in Alameda County for this program. Approximately $365,000 of program capacity is currently available for FY 2012/2013. Due to the limited amount of funds, requests for transit and program operations will receive priority for funding.

I-680 Annual Report

Mar 15, 2012 at 6:35pm

Since opening on September 20, 2010, more than half a million drivers have chosen to pay a toll (via FasTrak) on the I-680 express lanes in Alameda County for the opportunity to drive in a lane when there is excess capacity that moves more quickly than the other freeway lanes.

Alameda CTC's Interstate 680 (I-680) Express Lane Authority has released its fiscal year 2011-2012 annual report, which describes the origin of the express lanes and recognizes the progress in the last fiscal year.  

Public Notice: I-580 Westbound HOV Lane Hot-spot Analysis Report

Mar 7, 2012 at 5:49pm

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and the Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC) are proposing to widen Interstate 580 (I-580) to construct a westbound high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane from the Greenville Road interchange in Livermore to the Foothill Road/San Ramon Road Interchange in Dublin/Pleasanton, a distance of approximately 13.2 miles.

Public Notice: I-880 Southbound HOV Lane Project Assessment

Feb 27, 2012 at 6:24pm

On February 23, 2012, the Air Quality Conformity Task Force met regarding the Alameda CTC's proposal to add one High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane in the southbound direction of I-880 between Marina Blvd (PM 22.5) and Hegenberger Road (PM 25.5) in the Cities of San Leandro and Oakland in Alameda County. Other improvements will include reconstruction of Davis Street and Marina Boulevard interchanges to provide standard vertical clearance, reconstruction of on and off-ramps at 98th Avenue and Hegenberger Road, replacement of sound walls at some locations and replacement of ramp metering at some locations.

Citizens Watchdog Committee Releases 9th Annual Report

Aug 25, 2011 at 12:35pm

On August 25, the Alameda CTC Citizens Watchdog Committee (CWC) released its 9th Annual Report to the Public. The report describes the committee’s activities, and provides an update on the delivery of projects and programs funded by Measure B, Alameda County’s voter-approved half-cent sales tax for transportation improvements. Condensed versions of the report are now available in Chinese and Spanish.

Alameda CTC Merger Saves Taxpayers over $3 Million

Aug 1, 2011 at 6:22pm

For immediate release: Taking action to trim government bureaucracy and save Alameda County taxpayer dollars, July marked the first anniversary of the Alameda County Transportation Commission, a Joint Powers Authority resulting from a merger of the Alameda County Congestion Management Agency (ACCMA) and the Alameda County Transportation Improvement Authority (ACTIA).

The Commission’s first consolidated budget for the fiscal year 2011-2012 reflects consolidation efficiencies that will save taxpayers over $3 million and presents greater detail to improve accountability and transparency.