FAQ Topic: Northbound US-101 to Eastbound I-580 Direct Connector (Transportation Authority of Marin)

Why is this not a City project?

Highways are under the State’s jurisdiction, therefore Caltrans maintains all of California highways, on and off-ramps, as well as, streets underneath the raised highway. This means that even though this project includes San Rafael, TAM is working with Caltrans as the lead agency for the project scope, schedule and management of the contractor. While TAM … Continued

What is the Transportation Authority of Marin?

TAM is a management agency that with towns, cities, transportation agencies, and community groups in Marin to identify and prioritize transportation needs and to distribute local, state and federal funds to address those priorities.

Close window