State Route 242 / Clayton Road Ramps

Central County
PROJECT BUDGET $59 Million
PROJECT SPONSOR
CCTA & City of Concord
LOCATION:
SR242 between I-680 and Concord Avenue in Concord.
STATUS:
Ongoing
1962
State Route 242 was constructed as a four-lane freeway in 1962 and widened to six lanes in 2000.

State Route 242 (SR242) is a 3.4-mile long connector freeway that links I-680 to State Route 4. In addition, the SR242 corridor serves commercial, light industrial and residential land uses in the City of Concord. The interchanges at Clayton Road and Concord Avenue are considered the primary access points for the Central Business District and experience heavy traffic volumes during weekday peak periods, resulting in delays and congestion that affect freeway, interchange and local street operations. The Clayton Road interchange does not currently include a southbound SR242 off-ramp or a nort ...more