The Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes that with these traffic reporting technologies, it will be possible to squeeze another 20 percent efficiency out of Bay Area freeways.
Bay Area Rapid Transit labor negotiations went into the early morning hours Wednesday, wrapping up shortly before 3 a.m., but with no resolution in sight Bay Area riders were facing another tough day navigating their commutes.
Roads throughout California are being repaved at a rapid rate, but that could end if Congress does not renew a transportation bill this month.
Caltrans is trying to make the roads safer for its employees with the start of the two week “Move Over” campaign.
Traffic congestion was up 11 percent nationwide over the last year, with the Bay Area being one of the main culprits.