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Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Scheduled for May in All Nine Counties
News Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) this May are holding a series of nine open houses across the Bay Area and invite residents to sha

Draft Environmental Impact Report for Plan Bay Area 2040 Released; Public Invited to Comment by June 1
News Release
Monday, April 17, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released for public review the Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for Plan Bay A

Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Released; Public Invited to Comment Online or at Open Houses
News Release
Monday, April 3, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040.

Plan Bay Area 2040: MTC Invites Comments on Preferred Scenario
Top Stories
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

In September 2016 MTC released the Draft Preferred Scenario, a framework for accommodating projected regional household and employment growth in the nine-county Bay Area by the year 2040. The Draft

Plan Bay Area 2040 Comment Session Slated for July 8
News Release
Thursday, June 30, 2016

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) invite public comments at a joint meeting on Friday, July 8, on alternative planning scenarios fo

Three Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for Solano, Sonoma and San Francisco Counties
News Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to open houses in Fairfield and Santa Rosa on Monday, June 13, and in San Franc

Residents Get New Online Tools to Help Shape Bay Area’s Future
Top Stories
Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) this week unveiled two new online tools to make it easier for Bay Area residents to weigh in on the policies and strategies shaping

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House This Week in Napa County
News Release
Wednesday, June 8, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to attend an open house to be held this Thursday, June 9, from 6 p.m.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses This Week in San Mateo, Alameda and Marin Counties
News Release
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to attend any of three open houses to be held this Wednesda

Media

Recap: Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring Outreach
Video
Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thank you to everyone who participated in this spring's Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses.

Nancy Garcia at Plan Bay Area outreach open house in Richmond
Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring 2016 Open Houses
Photo Gallery
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Plan Bay Area 2040 public open houses were held in May and June 2016.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Richmond, May 2016
Photo Gallery
Thursday, June 2, 2016

MTC and ABAG kicked off its first Plan Bay Area 2040 outreach meeting in Richmond on May 26, 2016.

Plan Bay Area Scenarios
Video
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

MTC and its partner regional agency — the Association of Bay Area Governments — have developed three alternative scenarios for how we will work, live and get around in 2040.

Fred Blackwell, CEO of The San Francisco Foundation
Calling the Bay Area Home: Tackling the Affordable Housing and Displacement Challenge
Photo Gallery
Saturday, February 20, 2016

Bay Area housing and transportation policymakers, city planners, community and business leaders, housing developers and advocates attended a half-day event for a timely and important dialogue on th

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses
Video
Saturday, June 6, 2015

Thank you to everyone who participated in this spring's Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses and the Virtual Open House.