US 101/Zanker Road Project

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), in cooperation with the City of San Jose and California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), proposes to improve traffic operations, safety, and enhance access for pedestrians and bicyclists in the project area.

Objectives

The purpose of this project is to:

  • Enhance the transportation network within the project area to accommodate planned growth.
  • Improve access to the Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC).
  • Improve pedestrian and bicycle facilities within the project area.
  • Enhance transportation services within the...

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA), in cooperation with the City of San Jose and California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), proposes to improve traffic operations, safety, and enhance access for pedestrians and bicyclists in the project area.

Objectives

The purpose of this project is to:

  • Enhance the transportation network within the project area to accommodate planned growth.
  • Improve access to the Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC).
  • Improve pedestrian and bicycle facilities within the project area.
  • Enhance transportation services within the project area.

Project Features

Proposed improvements include:

  • Construct an overcrossing above US 101 that would connect Zanker Road on the north with 4th Street and Skyport Drive on the south.

  • Replace existing ramps on northbound US 101 at Old Bayshore Highway and Brokaw Road with new ramps at Bering Drive.
  • Incorporate bicycle and pedestrian facilities into the design.

Project Cost

Total project cost is estimated at approximately 240 million contingent on the final determination of improvements.

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