2019-0923 Caltrans Unveils Willow Road Interchange Project


District: Caltrans Bay Area
Contact: Jeff Weiss
Phone: Office (510) 286-5576
Cell: (510) 715-8770

Highway 101 in Menlo Park Ribbon Cutting Event

Interchange boosts capacity; stops backups onto Hwy 101 Includes four new bicycle lanes

What: Caltrans and its partners will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the new Willow Road Interchange in Menlo Park. The new interchange:

Willow Road Interchange Project on Highway 101 in Menlo Park
  • Keeps off-ramp traffic from backing up onto Highway 101
  • Encourages bicycle commuting by adding four new bicycle lanes
  • Two recreational lanes
  • Two bicycle fast lanes
  • Reconnects Menlo Park neighborhoods by creating easy access for pedestrians and cyclists

Where: At the Caltrans Construction Lot across the street from 1141 Pierce Road, Menlo Park, CA

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 11:00 AM

Speakers include:

  • Caltrans Bay Area Chief Deputy – Doanh Nguyen
  • State Senator – Jerry Hill
  • State Assembly Member – Kevin Mullin
  • Mayor Menlo Park – Ray Mueller
  • Mayor East Palo Alto – Lisa Gauthier