Welcome to the Transportation Division at the City of Berkeley, CA. We are part of the Department of Public Works.
The Transportation Division of the Public Works Department oversees citywide transportation planning, traffic engineering, parking, bicycle and pedestrian planning, and alternative transportation programs. In partnership with neighborhood organizations, community groups, and local business associations, our office develops short and long range policy recommendations and directs program implementation to support a safe, efficient transportation environment in Berkeley.
Berkeley Way Lot Improvements and Temporary Closure - - From October 8th to 15th, 2014, the City will be improving the Berkeley Way Parking Lot, including surface upgrades. City CarShare vehicles will be temporarily re-located to metered spaces on Berkeley Way, adjacent to the lot. Note: The lot will be open on Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th, to accommodate parking for Cal football and Sunday Streets. Link to Project Flyer [more...]
Public Announcement: New 15 MPH School Zones - Beginning in March 2014 the City of Berkeley will be installing 15 mph speed limit signs on the residential streets surrounding the schools shown in the list below. Installation will start in March 2014 from the preschools, and move on to the elementary schools. The installation will be performed one school at a time and is anticipated to be completed before the end of the school year. [more...]
City receives major grant funding for transportation improvements - - In 2013, the Transportation Division submitted grant proposals for $12,717,000 for three projects: [more...]
New Rates Take Effect at goBerkeley On-Street Meters and City Garages, June 2nd, 2014! - [more...]
Free Parking at City Garages for Registered Disabled Parking Placards and License Plates. - Register your Disabled Parking placard or license plate to streamline your parking experience at City-Owned Parking Garages. [more...]
Highway 13 Corridor Improvements Project - The Highway 13 Corridor Improvements Project, funded by the Caldecott Fourth Bore Settlement with Caltrans, includes implementing transportation improvements along the Highway 13 Corridor (Ashby Avenue and Tunnel Road). For project background, click here. A map of project improvement locations can be found here. [more...]
Berkeley Complete Streets Policy - [more...]
Improving Mobility on the I-80 Corridor - [more...]