BRT Construction Sites through March 20th, 2019

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BRT Construction Sites through March 20th, 2019

Construction on the Fruitvale segment of the BRT is starting! New curbs will be built, new lighting and traffic signals will be installed, and International Boulevard will finally be repaved!

AC Transit is committed to providing the most accurate information for anyone seeking information along the 9.5-mile BRT corridor. Currently, construction crews are hard at work building BRT stations, installing new wheelchair accessible curb ramps, modern traffic signals, LED street lighting and more innovative improvements in the following neighborhoods.

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A before-and-after look at the new pavement on International Blvd. near Durant Ave. (2/28/19)


DOWNTOWN OAKLANDBroadway between 20th Street and 11th Street

  • Installing communications network

CHINATOWN12th Street and 11th Street Between Broadway and Lake Merritt Boulevard and 14th Avenue

  • Installing communications network

EASTLAKEEast 12th Street and International  Boulevard Between Lake Merritt Boulevard and 14th Avenue

  • Building new sidewalk or curb ramp
  • Removing old concrete
  • Underground utilities work
  • Installing traffic signal
  • Installing communications network
  • Building BRT station
  • Building new roadway

SAN ANTONIO — International Boulevard Between 14th Avenue and 29th Avenue

  • Removing old concrete
  • Building new sidewalk or curb ramp
  • Underground utilities work
  • Installing communications network
  • Installing traffic signal
  • Building BRT station
  • Building new roadway

FRUITVALEInternational Boulevard Between 29th Avenue and 62nd Avenue

  • Removing old concrete
  • Building new sidewalk or curb ramp
  • Installing communications network
  • Underground utilities work
  • Installing traffic signal
  • Building new roadway

HAVENSCOURT/LOCKWOOD/HEGENBERGERInternational Boulevard Between 62nd Avenue and 73rd Avenue

  • Installing traffic signal

ELMHURSTInternational Boulevard Between 73rd Avenue and Durant Avenue 

  • Installing traffic signal
  • Painting new traffic lanes and crosswalks

SAN LEANDROEast 14th Street From Durant Avenue to Davis Street and Davis Street from East 14th Street to San Leandro Boulevard

  • Building new sidewalk or curb ramp
  • Painting new traffic lanes and crosswalks

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Crews take advantage of the good weather to paint new crosswalks in East Oakland. (2/21/19)


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Despite the light rain, crews poured the new sidewalk and curb ramp on the corner of Euclid Ave. and E. 14th St. (3/5/19)


Regular construction updates are also available on the BRT website in our Construction section. Construction updates are also available on our social media platforms: @rideactbrt.

Please Note: field conditions and weather may affect schedules and construction zone locations. AC Transit encourages businesses and residents alike to allow extra travel time


About AC Transit’s Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

BRT is a $216 million investment in the community. BRT bus service mirrors the frequency, reliability and safety of light-rail train service without the high cost of building a rail line. BRT will operate along a 9.5-mile corridor between downtown Oakland and the San Leandro BART Station, primarily along International Boulevard and East 14th Street.

Members of our BRT Outreach Team are on the International Boulevard corridor daily to answer questions and provide the latest updates.

Our BRT Community Outreach Team is ready to provide individualized BRT presentations to your neighborhood groups, community organizations and businesses. If you’d like to make comments, ask questions or schedule a presentation, please contact our Outreach Team at:

BRT Information Center
3322A International Boulevard
Oakland CA 94601

brt@actransit.org | 510.891.5478

To learn more, visit the BRT website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.