San Francisco Area: I-680 Express Lane to Open for Business Aug. 20

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today announced that tolling operations for the new 11-mile Express Lane along southbound Interstate 680 from Martinez through Walnut Creek will begin at 5 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 20. By linking with the existing Express Lane from Rudgear Road in Walnut Creek to Alcosta Blvd. in San Ramon, this will create a continuous 22-mile southbound I-680 Express Lane through Contra Costa County.