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2017 Bay Area Team Bike Challenge Logs More Than 295,285 Miles in One Month
News Release
Friday, June 9, 2017

However you think of Team Bike Challenge – a place for hardcore bike commuters to show what they’re made of, a way to lessen the impact of CO2 on the environment, or just a month-long competition t

Nearly 100,000 Cycle to Work on Bike to Work Day 2017
News Release
Friday, May 12, 2017
Don’t Miss Bike to Work Day on May 11!
News Release
Monday, May 8, 2017

Join the San Francisco Bay Area’s largest bicycling celebration — Bike to Work Day — on Thursday, May 11.

2017 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Daylight Saving Time Brings Changes to Bay Bridge Bike/Ped Path Hours
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Adapted from a Caltrans release.

Caltrans has announced longer hours for the bicycle/pedestrian path on the East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month a

MTC Helps Fund Solano County Train Station and Overpass Project
News Release
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

(Adapted Press Release from the City of Fairfield)

2016 Bay Area Team Bike Challenge Tops Participation Record
News Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

Whatever way you measure Team Bike Challenge’s impact — whether it is the number of people participating, the amount of green miles cycled, the pounds of carbon dioxide removed from the air or the

Perfect Commute by Bike as Bike to Work Day 2016 Rolls on
News Release
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Don’t Miss Bike to Work Day on May 12!
News Release
Monday, May 9, 2016

Documents

I-580 Access Improvement Project Approval Document (Aug 2016)
I-580 Access Improvement Project Approval Document Aug 2016.pdf (26.91 MB)

Media

Bike to Work Day 2017
Video
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Bike to Work Day 2017 was another hit. In its 23rd year in the Bay Area, almost 100,000 pedalers across nine counties showed how easy it is to get to work, school, or wherever, on a bike.

MTC Chair and Rohnert Park Mayor Jake Mackenzie gets an early start on Bike to Work Day with a ride from his home to an Energizer Station near Sonoma State University
Bike to Work Day 2017
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thousands of commuters around the Bay Area today celebrated the region's 23rd annual Bike to Work Day on Thursday morning, May 11, 2017.

Bay Area BikeMobile at Antioch High School
Antioch High School Hosts the BikeMobile
Photo Gallery
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Since spring 2014, the Bay Area BikeMobile – a roving group of mechanics who provide free fixes at schools, parks and community centers – has repaired 2,000 bikes.
Family Biking Workshop in East Palo Alto
Family Biking Workshop Draws Cyclists of All Ages
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
East Palo Alto played host on September 23 to one of many Family Bike Workshops funded by a nearly $200,000 Spare the Air Youth Grant from MTC and the Bay Area Air Qualiy Management District.
The 1-80 overpass allows bicycle and pedestrian access to the Marina.
Berkeley Bike Bridge
Photo Gallery
Thursday, October 24, 2013

It was an eventful afternoon at the Berkeley Marina, with crowds gathering in the characteristic wind to celebrate the grand opening of a new Bay Trail extension and unveil a plaque acknowledging t

SF Mayor Ed Lee cuts the Bay Area BIke Share ribbon alongside MTC Commissioners Amy Worth and Scott Weiner.
Bay Area Bike Share Launch
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Cycling enthusiasts and regional leaders gathered in anticipation outside the San Francisco Caltrain station last week to watch the Bay Area’s first bike sharing initiative hit the road.

bicyclists and pedestrians on new East Span bicycle/pedestrian path
Bay Bridge East Span Labor Day Weekend 2013
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

September 3, 2013 

The Orinda Energizer Station offered goodies galore.
Bike to Work Day 2013
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 9, 2013

MTC commissioners led the way this morning as the region mobilized for the 19th annual celebration of two-wheeled commuting.

The Orinda Energizer Station offered goodies galore.
Bike to Work Day 2013
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 9, 2013

MTC commissioners led the way this morning as the region mobilized for the 19th annual celebration of two-wheeled commuting.