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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2017

Transportation Projects

Cowper/Coleridge Traffic Safety Pilot Project
The Cowper/Coleridge Traffic Safety Project was initiated in response to community concerns about traffic safety and unsafe motor vehicle speeds at the Cowper and Coleridge intersection.
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Connecting Palo Alto
The Palo Alto Rail Program (Rail Program) comes together as the City of Palo Alto (City) leads an innovative effort to mitigate land use, transportation, and urban design impacts of upcoming rail improvement projects in the region: the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project and the California High-Speed Rail project.
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Parking Planning
The City actively monitors parking and is committed to working with commercial and residential interests to balance the demands of parking with measures to minimize its impacts on adjacent residential communities.
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Downtown Parking Management Study
The study includes a comprehensive evaluation and plan for parking in Downtown Palo Alto, including the development of an effective pricing and management strategy to maximize the utility of existing parking and to better serve visitors, residents and employees.
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Downtown Automated Parking Guidance Systems, Access Controls and Revenue Collection Equipment
The project addresses infrastructure and capital improvements for downtown parking facilities. This includes a facility management system, lane equipment, lane access controls, and pay-on-foot pay stations.
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Middlefield Road & North California Avenue Complete Streets Project
New bikeways, crosswalks, and smooth pavement mark some of the changes along Middlefield Road between Oregon Expressway and Embarcadero Road and North California Avenue between Alma Street and Newell Road.
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Matadero-Margarita Bicycle Boulevard Project
The City is developing design plans for the Matadero-Margarita Bicycle Boulevard Project.
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Maybell-Donald-Georgia Boulevard Project
The City is Developing design plans for the Maybell-Donald-Georgia Bicycle Boulevard Project.
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Midtown Connector Project
The proposed Matadero Creek Trail proposes a new 1.3 mile recreational facility along levies and access.

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Charleston/Arastradero Corridor Project
Reconfiguration of the Charleston/Arastradero corridor including engineering design and construction of new landscaped median islands, bulbouts, enhanced bike lanes, new street trees, and lighting.
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Google/Palo Alto Partnership South Palo Alto Bicycle Facility Improvements
Google and the City of Palo Alto are partnering to improve bicycle route alternatives in South Palo Alto.
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Churchill Avenue Enhanced Bikeway
The proposed Churchill Avenue Enhanced Bikeway project includes bicycle/pedestrian pathway improvements.
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Downtown Mobility and Safety Improvements
This project includes planning, design and construction of multi-modal safety improvements in Downtown Palo Alto.
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Downtown Parking Wayfinding
Design and installation of new downtown parking wayfinding signage that will incorporate a new parking brand for the City and replace the existing parking signage to improve parking visibility of parking in Downtown Palo Alto.
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Highway 101 Pedestrian/Bicycle Overpass Project
Provides funding for a new pedestrian/bicycle bridge across Highway 101 at Adobe Creek.
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Traffic Signal and Intelligent Transportation Systems
Design and construction of traffic signals, traffic signal communications networks, video surveillance projects for transportation use, and maintenance of the City’s traffic signal central system.
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Quarry Road Improvements and Transit Center Access Project
Enhancements of various pedestrian and bicycle connections between the Palo Alto Intermodal Transit Center and the Stanford University Medical Campus (SUMC).
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Neighborhood Traffic Safety & Bicycle Boulevard Projects
Design progress on Neighborhood Traffic Safety and Bicycle Boulevard Projects.
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California Avenue - Transit Hub Corridor Project
The California Avenue Transit Hub Corridor Streetscape Improvements Project provides or streetscape and utility improvements along California Avenue, between El Camino Real and the California Avenue Caltrain Station.
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Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan Implementation
This project provides funding for the design and construction of bicycle boulevards, enhanced bikeways, shared-use paths, bicycle parking and a citywide bicycle sharing system in accordance with the Palo Alto Bicycle and Pedestrian Transportation Plan, which was adopted by City Council in 2012.
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Embarcadero Road/El Camino Real Corridor and Intersection Improvements Project
The second phase of the Embarcadero Road Improvements.
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Middlefield Road North
The City has heard from many concerned residents about the area surrounding Middlefield Road between the Menlo Park city limits and University Avenue. We plan to keep this webpage up-to-date with the most current information about we are doing to address the situation, and also how best to get in touch with the city.
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Homer Avenue-Channing Avenue Enhanced Bikeway
The proposed Homer-Channing Enhanced Bikeway project will provide a new east-west connection through Downtown Palo Alto.
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Greer Road Bicycle Boulevard Project
The proposed Greer Road Bicycle Boulevard will provide a new north-south bicycle route for the community.
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Moreno-Amarillo Bicycle Boulevard Project
The proposed Morena Avenue-Amarillo Avenue Bicycle Boulevard will provide a new east-west bicycle route for the community.
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Ross Road Bicycle Boulevard Project
The proposed Ross Road Bicycle Boulevard will provide a new north-south bicycle route for the community.
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Bryant Street Bicycle Boulevard Project
The first Bicycle Boulevard implemented in the United States in the 1970s.
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