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eNews Bulletins from AC Transit BRT


March 8, 2018: BRT Celebrates Women in Construction Week

March 1, 2018: Making BRT a Reality – A Progress Update

February 19, 2018: BRT 3-Week Construction Forecast: 2/20/18 – 3/11/18

February 5, 2018: BRT 2-Week Construction Forecast: 2/5/18 – 2/18/18

January 25, 2018: BRT Construction Update

December 21, 2017: BRT 2017: The Year in Review

November 16, 2017: AC Transit Salutes National Apprentice Week – November 13-19, 2017

November 3, 2017: Construction Starts on International Boulevard at 41st-44th Avenues

October 2, 2017: BRT Stations Are Underway! – International Boulevard at Havenscourt Boulevard to 68th Avenue

October 2, 2017: Building BRT Means Building Local Careers – Will Smith Profile

September 1, 2017: BRT Stations Are Underway! Center Median Construction – International Boulevard at 85th to 90th Avenues

August 25, 2017: BRT Stations Are Underway! – International Boulevard at 71st to 73rd Avenues

July 26, 2017: BRT Construction Progress and Challenges

July 5, 2017: BRT Project – Bringing Jobs to Local Workers Like West Oakland’s Sean Pittman

March 24, 2017: East Bay BRT: Station Art

March 3, 2017: East Bay BRT: March Construction Update

February 3, 2017: BRT Construction Making Progress, Update #2

January 19, 2017: BRT Construction Officially Begins


6 Transit Launches to Watch in 2017
Next City 12/26/16

The East Bay’s first bus rapid transit system breaks ground on International Boulevard
San Jose Mercury News 8/26/16

AC Transit Breaks Ground on East Bay’s First Bus Rapid Transit Line
KQED News 8/26/16

East Bay transit system to break ground on $108 million expansion
SF Business Times 8/26/16

New BRT rapid transit line may help seniors age in place in East Oakland 1/5/15

East Bay Rapid Transit Project receives $81 million
SF Gate 11/8/14

Small Starts Grant Ensures Completion of East Bay BRT Project

First Construction Bid Packages Released for East Bay BRT Project

East Bay BRT turns to local artists
(p.17) Oakland Chamber of Commerce Magazine
July 2014

AC Transit and City of Oakland Develop Plan to Help Businesses

AC Transit Picks Artists For East Bay Bus Rapid Transit Project

Environmental Impact Report Ready For Public Review

AC Transit Awarded More Than $6.6 Million

$15 Million for Bus Rapid Transit Project