Directions

We are located at 388 Colusa Avenue in Kensington (“The Circle”). Our office is on the north-west corner of the circle just next to the bus stop. [ Link to google map ]

By Car

From San Francisco or the South Bay

Take Hwy 80 toward Sac/Berkeley.  Pass all Berkeley exits, taking the Albany/Buchanan exit.  Turn (R) off the exit heading towards town.  Follow Buchanan, as it crosses San Pablo it changes names and becomes Marin Blvd. Go to the 4th traffic light and turn (L) onto Santa Fe. Go 1 mile and turn (R) on Colusa. Make your first right onto Oak View and park. We are on the Colusa Circle (#388) at Oak View.

From San Rafael/Marin area

From the Richmond bridge/Hwy 580

Take the Albany/Buchanan exit ON THE LEFT.  Turn (L) at stop sign onto Buchanan.  Follow it around and under the highway.  As it crosses San Pablo, it changes names and becomes Marin Blvd.  Go to the 3rd traffic light and turn (L) onto Santa Fe.  Go 1 mile and turn (R) on Colusa. Make your first right onto Oak View and park. We are on the Colusa Circle (#388) at Oak View.

From Berkeley (and UC Berkeley)

Start on MLK Jr. Way heading into North Berkeley (not toward Oakland).

MLK turns into The Alameda, which you follow until a traffic light where you turn (L) onto Solano Ave.  Go down 1 long block and turn (R) onto Colusa (at Starbucks).  Follow Colusa 1/2 mile towards El Cerrito until you reach a traffic circle.  Go around the circle ½ way and turn right on Oak View to park. We are on the circle (#388) at Oak View.

From El Cerrito

Start on San Pablo going towards Berkeley.  Turn (L) onto Fairmont and go under the Bart tracks to the top of the hill.  At the light you have 4 choices:  hard (R) & (L), straight or veer (R) up hill– choose veer (R) up hill onto Colusa.  Stay on Colusa until you reach the Colusa traffic circle.  Take your first (R) after the stop sign, onto Oak View to park. We are on the Circle (#388) at Oak View.

By BART

From all points take a Richmond train and exit at the El Cerrito Plaza Station. Turn left upon exit from the station and walk to Fairmont St. Turn left onto Fairmont and walk up the hill (walking away from the water, towards the hills). At the top of the hill, there’s a stop light.  You have 4 choices:  hard (R) & (L), straight or veer (R) up hill– choose veer (R) up hill onto Colusa.  Stay on Colusa until you reach the Colusa traffic circle.  Take your first (R) after the stop sign, onto Oak View. We’re on the Circle (#388) at Oak View.
http://www.bart.gov

By Bus

From either downtown Berkeley or the El Cerrito Plaza Bart Station, take the #25 bus to the Colusa Circle. Exit at the Circle. Walk to our office on the Circle #388. (If coming from El Cerrito our building is right next to the bus stop. If coming from Berkeley our building is across the circle).
http://www2.actransit.org