Shared Autonomous Vehicle Pilot Program

Central County
PROJECT BUDGET $5 Million
PROJECT SPONSOR
CCTA
LOCATION:
GoMentum Station and Bishop Ranch Development.
STATUS:
Ongoing
Parking
Limited parking at Contra Costa BART stations results in most lots filling up mid-way through the morning commute period.
CCTA and BART are committed to facilitating access to transit through voter-approved Measure J programs designed to improve BART parking and station access. The project will enable CCTA and BART to test the capabilities of shared autonomous vehicles (SAV) in addressing challenges associated with increased BART parking demand and limited first/last mile connections. The SAVs planned for use during the test period are low-speed, multipassenger, electric vehicles. BART will provide input during the test phase at GoMentum Station, in Concord, and the public  demonstration at a private busines ...more