Tolls On Highway 101 Express Lanes Between Redwood City, Sunnyvale To Begin At End Of YearDrivers will need a FasTrak toll tag to use the new U.S. Highway 101 express lanes scheduled to open in San Mateo County at the end of 2021.
New Bay Area Bridge Toll System To Debut In January; Non-FasTrak Users To Receive Monthly BillOn Monday, Bay Area Toll Authority announced that a new all-electronic toll collection system will start after midnight New Year's Eve at the Antioch, Benicia-Martinez, Carquinez, Dumbarton, Richmond-San Rafael, San Francisco-Oakland Bay and San Mateo-Hayward bridges.
Golden Gate Bridge Toll Hikes, Higher Transit Fares To Proceed Amid PandemicAmid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, higher tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge, along with higher transit fares, are still slated to go into effect next month.
Bay Bridge Congestion Pricing Suspended During Coronavirus PandemicThe Bay Area Toll Authority voted Wednesday to suspend weekday congestion pricing on the Bay Bridge indefinitely during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Bay Area Toll Bridge Crossings Down Over 50% During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceWeekday crossings on the seven state-owned toll bridges in the Bay Area have dropped by half compared to last year, as many adhere to the shelter-in-place order brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
MTC: I-880 Express Lanes Between Milpitas, Oakland To Open In Summer 2020Express lanes on Interstate Highway 880 between Milpitas and Oakland are scheduled to open late in the summer of 2020, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission said.
MTC Approves $4M Contract To Transition Bay Area Toward Cashless TollsThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission unanimously approved a $4 million contract Wednesday for consultation services to help switch the Bay Area to an all electronic toll future.
Golden Gate Bridge District Approves Toll Hike To Nearly $10 By 2023The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors on Friday approved a new plan to increase tolls on the bridge over five years starting July 1.
Golden Gate Bridge District To Consider Toll Hike ProposalsThe Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors on Friday will consider a proposal to increase tolls on the bridge over five years starting July 1.
Fastrak Website Down Until Monday Night Due To Server IssuesFasTrak customers trying to pay toll violations or invoices have been stymied for the past 36 hours due to a website server problem.
Drivers To Pay Toll Entering And Exiting Treasure IslandDrivers traveling to and from Treasure Island will eventually be forced to pay toll in both directions, San Francisco city officials announced.
Fatal Bay Bridge Toll Booth Crash Renews Calls To End Cash TollsThe death of a Bay Bridge toll taker over the weekend after a truck smashed into her toll booth has prompted new calls to finally do away with cash tolls on the bridge.
Deadline Nears For Thousands Of Drivers Owed Fastrak Refunds More than a million unclaimed dollars will become the property of the Bay Area Toll Authority if Fastrak customers don't step forward before a July deadline.
SFO Officials Responds To License Plate Reader ConcernsSan Francisco airport is using a video license plate reader to track commercial vehicles entering its facility and allow patrons to use Fastrak to pay for parking not to monitor cars, vans and other vehicles used by passengers.
Woman Fights 55 Bridge Toll Tickets Despite Not Visiting Bay Area In 15 YearsA woman who hasn’t driven through the Bay Area in 15 years is fighting back after receiving over 50 tickets for not paying her toll on bridges she says she never crossed.