Early-Morning I-880 Closures in Hayward Planned Through WednesdayCommuters should allow for extra time this week, when all southbound lanes and 2 northbound lanes of the Nimitz Freeway in Hayward will be closed for four hours overnight as crews install 880 Express Lanes signs.
Construction Begins On Highway 101 Express Lanes In South BayCaltrans held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday for a project that will add 32 miles of express toll lanes to Highway 101 between San Bruno and Sunnyvale.
New Express Lanes Coming To I-580 In Tri-Valley AreaNew express lanes are slated to open on Highway 580 in the Tri-Valley area later this month.
New FastTrak 'Flex' Lets Drivers Fly Through Express Lanes On I-580A new FastTrak transponder is on the way to help drivers who travel along the busy I-580 in Tri-Valley corridor beat the traffic.
Phil Matier: Bay Area Express Lane Network Plan Picking Up SteamTransportation planners are moving forward on the first phase of a major regional project to create a network of express lanes along Bay Area highways.
Study Suggests South Bay Express Lanes Benefit Non Toll-Paying Commuters A new study shows the plan to allow solo drivers to pay for express lanes on highways 680 and 880 in Santa Clara County is easing congestion for the rest of the drivers who aren't paying anything extra.
VTA Considers Pay Lane On South Bay HighwayThe VTA, along with Caltrans, has proposed conversion of the existing carpool lanes on the Highway 237/880 interchange in Milpitas and San Jose to express lanes that would also be open to solo drivers who pay a toll for the privilege of driving in the lane.
Phil Matier: New Express LanesThe KCBS and Chronicle insider weighs in on the just-opened "express lane," which allows solo drivers to pay for privileges on a stretch of a Bay Area carpool lane. Is this the wave of the future?