SB 1 funds allow Caltrans to accelerate repairs on I-5 in San Joaquin County

Caltrans District 10 will repair more than 80 lane miles of Interstate 5 from Hammer Lane in the city of Stockton to the San Joaquin/ Sacramento County line, due to the funds from Senate Bill 1 (SB 1), the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. Continue reading

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Corral Hollow Road Closure

snip1In mid-April, the City of Tracy closed Corral Hollow Road from Linne Road to just east of I-580 to construct utility connections for new development in south Tracy,  including the Ellis development and future Aquatics Center. Once Phase 1 is completed, it will reopen and be repaved for a smoother drive. Prior to Phase 2 beginning (scheduled for July 9, but subject to change), the City is hosting two identical informational public open house meetings to provide a project overview and answer questions.

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US DOT launches BUILD Transportation Program with $1.5 billion Notice of Funding Opportunity

$1.5 Billion Notice of Funding Opportunity

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $1.5 billion in discretionary grant funding through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grants program. BUILD Transportation grants replace the pre-existing Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program.

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AMGEN Tour: street closure information for men’s stage 5 in Stockton

On Thursday, May 17, 2018, downtown Stockton will be host to Stage 5 of the AMGEN Tour of California, a 645-mile cycling race from Long Beach to Sacramento. Signs are popping up along the Stockton course route. Spectators are encouraged. All travelers should be aware of street closures and travel alerts.  Continue reading

SB 1 funds accelerate repairs on Highway 99 in San Joaquin County

Caltrans will repave 30 lane miles of State Route 99 from SR-4/ Crosstown Freeway to Hammer Lane in San Joaquin County, due to the funds from Senate Bill 1 (SB 1), the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. Continue reading

Ramp meter testing to begin on Highway 99 in Stockton

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)  is preparing to begin the testing phase of newly installed ramp meters along southbound State Route 99 (SR-99) from Mariposa Road to Hammer Lane in San Joaquin County, beginning on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  Continue reading

EPA selects Stockton for brownfields grant

A coalition led by the City of Stockton has been awarded a $600,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to assess brownfield sites.  Funds will go to preparing site assessments, inventory, and reuse plans.

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Change the cycle…with National Bike Month

dibs logoDo you promote biking and walking at your company? Do you want to? Now’s the time! May is Bike Month, and the perfect season to help your team get to work the healthy way.

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SJCOG supports protecting new transportation revenues

logo-sm-3The SJCOG Board voted April 26, by unanimous vote, to support Proposition 69 (also known as Assembly Constitutional Amendment 5), which would provide constitutional protection for all new transportation revenues generated by Senate Bill (SB) 1. Continue reading

Local projects recommended for SB 1 Trade Corridor Funding

Some of the San Joaquin’s biggest transportation projects — I-205/580 interchange improvements at Mountain House Parkway in Tracy and a grade separation project at the Port — scored big in competition for state funding this week.

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