CCTA Special Board Mtg to APPROVE Final Plan for Measure J

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm 2999 Oak Road, Walnut Creek

DECISION DAY: we plan to thank CCTA Commissioners for the significant funding allocated for bike/ped projects in a new Measure J transportation sales tax in Contra Costa County.

Here is what is in a new Measure J for bicycling and walking:

  1. $115M for dedicated bike-ped improvement projects, 4% of the funding;
  2. $290M for major street/complete street projects that give a high priority to including protected bike lanes;
  3. $760M for transit, including new BART cars and bus/ferry service;
  4. $100M for Community Development Profram to incentivize smart growth in existing communities;
  5. $64M for Safe Routes for Children
  6. Robust Complete Streets Policy governing all funds

More on our Measure J Campaign