• Transporation Planning & Programs

  • The Town of Danville participates on regional transportation agencies at the regional and countywide level, advocating for the interests of the Town.  These regional transportation planning and programmatic agencies include:

    • Tri-Valley Transportation Council (TVTC): Oversees the expenditures of development fees for transportation in the Tri-Valley area. Member agencies include the Town of Danville, counties of Alameda and Contra Costa and the cities of Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton and San Ramon.
    • Southwest Area Transportation Committee (SWAT): A regional transportation planning committee that provides recommendations to the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) on transportation projects in the San Ramon Valley and Lamorinda. Member agencies include the towns of Danville and Moraga, cities of Lafayette, Moraga and San Ramon, and County of Contra Costa.
    • Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA): Formed by Contra Costa County voters in 1988, CCTA manages the county's transportation sales tax program and manages countywide transportation planning. CCTA also serves as the county's Congestion Management Agency, responsible for putting programs in place to keep traffic levels manageable.
    • TRAFFIX (Measure J Traffic Congestion Relief Agency): Primarily funded by the Measure J half-cent sales tax in Contra Costa County, TRAFFIX's mission is to reduce traffic congestion along the San Ramon Valley's busiest intersections by providing school bus transportation to students.  The service began in Fall 2009 and now serves Green Valley Elementary School, Vista Grande Elementary School, Los Cerros Middle School, Monte Vista High School, and San Ramon Valley High School in Danville, and six schools in San Ramon. Member agencies include the Town of Danville, City of San Ramon, County of Contra Costa and the San Ramon Valley Unified School District.
    • 511 Contra Costa: A transportation demand management program that promotes alternatives to the single occupant vehicle. 511 Contra Costa provides trip planning services for commuters and residents who would like to carpool, cycle or use public transportation to get around.  511 Contra Costa is a program of the Contra Costa Transportaton Authority and its member agencies, with additional funding from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. 511 Contra Costa is currently accepting applications for the 511 Southwest Contra Costa County Student Transit Ticket Program, offering free transit passes for School Year 2016/17. Transit passes will be mailed in August 2016 prior to the first day of school.
    • Street Smarts:  A traffic safety education program in the San Ramon Valley whose mission is to change pedestrian, cyclist and driver behavior.  Street Smarts implements programs at elementary, middle and high schools as well as outreach activities in the community.  Participating agencies include the Town of Danville, City of San Ramon, County of Contra Costa, San Ramon Valley Unified School District, San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District and other community partners.