I-80 San Pablo Dam Road Interchange Project and Proposed Freeway Access Changes at McBryde Avenue and El Portal Drive http://www.ccta.net/_resources/detail/38/2
This project involves modifications to the interchanges at McBryde Avenue in Richmond and El Portal Drive in San Pablo. The project aims to improve traffic operations, reduce traffic congestion, provide efficient and safe bicycle/pedestrian access at the interchanges, and accommodate future traffic volumes on San Pablo Dam Road, by:
Replacing and widening the San Pablo Dam Road overcrossing.
Relocating McBryde Avenue access along westbound I-80. (WB direction is towards San Francisco).
Relocating El Portal Drive access to westbound I-80.
Realigning Amador Street to intersect with San Pablo Dam Road further east.
Replacing the I-80 pedestrian overcrossing serving Riverside Elementary School and extending it across Amador Street.
Assessment of the project environmental impacts was completed in February 2010 and project design is now underway.
Coordinating agencies: Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA); West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee (WCCTAC); City of San Pablo; City of Richmond; California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS) Project schedule: Ongoing. Utility relocation work anticipated to start end of May 2014 - see detour maps
Interstate 580 Scofield Avenue Bridge Deck Replacement Update August 14, 2013
The construction for a 0.6 mile new bridge deck replacement on Interstate 580 in the City of Richmond just east of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge at Western Drive and Scofield Avenue is included in the Caltrans’ State Highway Operations and Protection Program. This bridge rehabilitation project will improve safety and preserve the California’s transportation infrastructure. Coordinating agencies: California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS); City of Richmond; West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee (WCCTAC). Project schedule: Ongoing http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/580scofieldave/
I-80 Central Avenue Interchange Improvements
The I-80 Central Avenue Interchange Improvements project would provide relief to traffic congestion at the cluster of intersections along Central Avenue near the I-80 freeway ramps. Coordinating agencies: Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA); City of Richmond; City of El Cerrito; California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS); West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee (WCCTAC); Project schedule: Ongoing.
I-80 Integrated Corridor Mobility (ICM) The Interstate 80 Integrated Corridor Mobility (ICM) Project will integrate the transportation management systems of the I-80 corridor and the San Pablo Avenue corridor in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. The project will employ State-of the-Practice ITS tools to improve safety, mobility and trip reliability for all users. Coordinating agencies: California Department of Transportation (CALTRANS); Local Agencies along I-80 from Oakland to Hercules Project schedule: Ongoing with 7 individual projects