Alameda County Transportation Forum

January 20, 2011 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Hayward City Hall
777 B Street
Hayward, CA 94541

Come learn about transportation improvements in store for the East Bay. Presented by the Alameda County Transportation Commission. Projects to be discussed include:

  • the East Bay Greenway
  • Lewelling/East Lewelling street improvments
  • Senior Travel Training
  • and assorted freeway improvements

Oakland Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee

November 18, 2010 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 4, Second Floor
14th & Broadway

On the agenda:
-Caltrans Bay Bridge Bicycle and Pedestrian Path (Emeryville connection to east span)
-Oakland’s bronze-level award for Bicycle Friendly Communities
-committee agenda building for next year

Emeryville Path to Bay Bridge Presentation

December 7, 2010 - 7:15pm

Emeryville City Council Chambers
1333 Park Ave @Hollis

At tonight's council meeting there will be a presentation on the future Class I bike/ped path to the Bay Bridge, which starts in front of IKEA on Shellmound St. It is Item VIII A in the agenda. Watch live video of the meeting HERE

Reinvision Powell Street

October 21, 2010 - 6:30pm

Emeryville City Council Chambers (top floor of Old Town Hall, enter through hallway doors)
1333 Park Avenue (@ Hollis)

Bikes welcome inside

Powell Street Urban Design Plan & Community Workshop

Caltrans District 4 Bicycle Advisory Committee Meeting

October 20, 2010 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

On the agenda is the Niles Canyon Safety Improvement Project, which proposes wide shoulders for cyclists, but raises serious concerns about speeding traffic and rumble strips. Come to the meeting and let Caltrans’ engineers know that you don’t want rumble strips or speeding traffic, but that you do appreciate the new wide shoulders proposed for the project.

October 20, 2010
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Mountain View Room, 15th Floor, 111 Grand Ave, Oakland
Phone Bridge: 1.866.653.7624 - Participant Code: 960.7063

Caltrans taking applications for the District 4 Bicycle Advisory Committee

Caltrans taking applications for the District 4 Bicycle Advisory Committee

Caltrans is now taking applications for membership on the District 4 Bicycle Advisory Committee (D4 BAC). Attached is the application form with instructions. (See attached file: D4 BAC Application 2010.doc)

Long, deep grooves on San Pablo Ave. beneath the MacArthur Freeway

Assigned to:Unassigned
Created:Zach Kaplan at September 20, 2010 - 9:40am
Status:Resolved (other / Priority major)
Case ID:: -7809




pothole or pavement cracks


San Pablo Ave.


On northbound San Pablo Ave. between 35th St. and 36th St. there exist two very long, deep and wide grooves on the right side of the left lane. This is below the MacArthur Freeway and they aren't very visible due to the fact this area is in the shade. The two grooves are each approximately 1 metre long and both are on the right side of the left lane. They are wide enough and deep enough for a small car tyre to drop into them.


Opposition to Niles Canyon Project

Caltrans faces opposition to Niles Canyon Road work

by Matthew Artz-Oakland Tribune

FREMONT -- Caltrans is reconsidering planned safety improvements to Niles Canyon Road in the face of increasing opposition.

The transit agency has proposed widening and adding both medians and shoulders to the meandering two-lane state highway as well as building nearly two miles of cement retaining walls.

No pedestrian walkway

Assigned to:Unassigned
Created:Visitor (not verified) at August 19, 2010 - 12:09pm
Status: (Class I (bike/ped path) / Priority major)
Case ID:: -7575




bike ways (paths, lanes, routes) not clearly marked


tunnel rd. and hiller drive
94618 oakland


At the intersection of Tunnel Rd. and Hiller Dr. in the Oakland Hills, there's no pedestrian-marked walkways to cross the intersection, or they're at least limited. This is particularly a problem because AC Transit riders have a stop near here and must cross this intersection to reach the Hiller Highlands homes.


Temporary Transbay Terminal OPEN

August 7, 2010 (All day)

AC Transit will move all of its transbay operations to the Transbay Temporary Terminal on Saturday, August 7, 2010 from the current San Francisco Transbay Terminal. The old facility, which opened in 1939, will be demolished to make way for a new, world-class Transit Center designed to serve commuter buses and trains, as well as high-speed rail. The Transit Center will be completed in approximately seven years.

The Caltrans bike shuttle will stop on Main St @Folsom across from the Temporary Terminal starting August 9.


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