Balancing Priorities
Investing in Transportation Choices

General information

Investment in a variety of transportation projects and programs is important for an effective and efficient transportation system.

Road Maintenance and Rehabilitation

36%

Routine maintenance, major reconstructions, and safety improvements such as the installation of guardrails.

New, Improved, and Expanded Roads

18%

Intersection improvements, road widening, river crossings, safety projects, signal timing, and new connections for local access.

Transit

30%

Light rail and streetcar, fixed route and commuter bus service, and new and rehabilitated vehicles and stations, safety, and security improvements.

Biking, Walking, and Trails

9%

Bicycle trails and routes, sidewalks, and ADA accessibility.

Programs, Planning, and Operations

9%

Streetscaping, intelligent transportation systems, programs for ridesharing and travel info (511), clean air, open space, and planning for future projects.

Two major challenges the SACOG Board is considering in this plan update:

Road and Highway Maintenance

Transit Operations and Maintenance