TAM Traveler - August/September Newsletter
Check out TAM’s August/September Newsletter: What Marin’s Transportation Sales Tax Means for Our Community, Electric Vehicle Interest and Request for Rebates on the Rise, Grand Avenue Bridge Project Update, SB 1 and Proposition 6 Updates, and more!
Marin-Sonoma Narrows - New San Antonio Creek Bridge Opening to Motorists
1/24/18: Southbound traffic on Highway 101 will soon be able to use the new San Antonio Creek Bridge as progress continues on the Marin-Sonoma Narrows project.
Improvements to Sir Francis Drake Boulevard Between Ross and Highway 101 Planned
1/24/18: Improvements are being planned on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard between the Town of Ross and Highway 101 to help improve safety and ease congestion.
Regional Measure 3 - A New Way to Fund Important Marin County Projects
1/24/18: Regional Measure 3 (or RM 3) is a new way to fund significant transportation projects in the nine-county Bay Area, including important projects in Marin County.
3rd Lane on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Expected to Open in April
1/24/18: Construction of the new 3rd lane on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge nears completion as testing of the new lane configurations begins.
East Sir Francis Drake Improvements - Helping You Get to the Future 3rd Lane
1/24/18: Construction nears completion on East Sir Francis Drake Boulevard approaching the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in preparation of the 3rd lane opening eastbound on the span.
Expenditure Plan Advisory Committee Presents Plan to Maintain Local Funding Sources for Marin-Specific Projects and Programs
12/12/17: TAM’s Expenditure Plan Advisory Committee provides recommendations for maintaining funding for local projects and programs.
Transportation Sales Tax Dollars at Work with Miller Avenue Major Roadway Improvements!
In November, 2017 the City of Mill Valley completed work on this $18M streetscape project, paid for in part with Measure A funding.
TAM-SCTA Awarded $826,000 Grant to Initiate Bikeshare!
Approximately 200 “dockless” bikes to be deployed around Marin and Sonoma County SMART stations in 2018-2019.
Highway 37 Improvement Plan - Open Houses
Attend one of four informational Open Houses through October 2, 2017 to understand planned access and safety improvements along Highway 37.
Draft Strategic Vision Plan - Review Period until 9/22
TAM is pleased to release a draft of the Strategic Vision Plan for your review!
Regional Measure 3
Regional Measure 3: Bay Area Toll Increase to be considered by CA State legislature and Bay Area voters.
Tam Junction Bike/Ped Improvements Project Begins!
The Tam Junction Bicycle and Pedestrian Improvement project will begin constructing bike lanes.
Public Agencies get a Boost from TAM to Support Electric Vehicles
TAM’s program continues to provide rebates for public agencies to install electric charging stations and convert to clean fuel fleet vehicle.
Marin Transit Electric Buses
TAM has committed $75,000 to support purchase of electric buses and associated infrastructure in Marin County to further efforts to reduce emissions, fuel consumption and support and promote a clean climate future.
Smart Station EV Infrastructure Support
SMART Station EV Infrastructure Support: TAM has committed $35,000 for the design and installation of EV charging stations at the two Novato SMART Stations.
TAM Updated Schedule of Meetings
TAM is pleased to provide an updated meeting calendar of our Board and Executive Committee meetings through 2016.
TAM Directs $82,000 to Help Buy Open Space in Sausalito
TAM Directs $82,000 to Help Buy Open Space in Sausalito. As part of environmental mitigation, TAM has contributed $82,000 and enable the purchase and preservation of land in the Sausalito hills.
MTC Holds Open Houses Dec 8 & 9 on Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Projects
SAN FRANCISCO, November 29, 2016 . . . The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), Caltrans, the Transportation Authority of Marin (TAM) and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) invite the public to a pair of open houses in Richmond on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016.
State Route (SR) 37 Policy Committee Update
The SR 37 Policy Committee is a multi-county committee with policy makers participating from Marin, Napa, Sonoma and Solano counties. The SR 37 Policy Committee was formed to discuss joint county efforts in improving the SR 37 Corridor.
TAM Projects and Programs
Check out TAM’s many projects and programs in addition to these news items!