Bay Area transportation receives $407 million to fund 11 projects

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Bay Area transportation agencies competed against other regions in California to acquire a portion of $2 billion in funding from the California Transportation Commission, or CTC. The Bay Area received $407 million from the CTC in project funding.

On Thursday, the Bay Area received a total of $407 million from the California Transportation Commission, or CTC, to fund 11 projects.
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City of Berkeley officials organize Interstate 80 underpass cleanup

On Feb. 29, the city of Berkeley Mayor’s Office organized a cleanup of the area under the underpass on the east side of Interstate 80 and University Avenue for the homeless community residing there. The cleanup effort had more than 20 people assisting, including Mayor Jesse Arreguín, city Councilmembers Sophie Hahn and Rigel Robinson, city staff and homeless service organizations.
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