Carpooling

Carpooling

News and Stories

MTC Partnership Promotes Carpooling to UCSF, Kaiser
Top Stories
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Adapted from Waze's release.

MTC Partners with BART and Scoop to Guarantee Parking Spots for Carpoolers
Top Stories
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Adapted from BART's release.

Bay Bridge Forward to Deliver Congestion Relief to San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge
Top Stories
Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge corridor will soon see congestion relief with a $40 million investment from MTC through the “Bay Bridge Forward” initiative.

There’s an App for That: MTC Partners With Private Sector to Expand Carpooling
Top Stories
Wednesday, April 6, 2016

MTC is teaming with a variety of innovative transportation services — including Carma, Scoop and, most recently,

MTC and Lyft Partnership Brings New Carpooling Resource to the Bay Area
News Release
Monday, March 14, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) announced today that its 511 Rideshare program is partnering with

Express Lane Survey: What’s Your Sign?
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) needs your help. Please take a 10-minute survey that tests your understanding of different express lane signs.

Public Invited to Weigh In on Express Lane Plans for I-880 and Dumbarton, San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Approaches
News Release
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and Caltrans invite the public to a pair of open houses in Hayward on Thursday, Jan.

Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference Returns to the San Francisco Bay Area; Youth Leaders, Teachers and Advisors Invited to Speak
News Release
Thursday, December 18, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Middle- and high-school students from across the region will gather to take action on environmental sustainability issues at the second Youth for the Environment and

BART Strike Update
Top Stories
Friday, October 4, 2013

UPDATE October 23, 2013

Bridge Toll Increase Just Two Weeks Away
News Release
Thursday, June 17, 2010

OAKLAND, CA — With just two weeks to go before a toll increase on the region’s seven state-owned toll bridges, the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) reminds drivers that several impor

Media

MTC Partnership Promotes Carpooling to UCSF, Kaiser
Video
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), UC San Francisco and Kaiser Permanente today announce a partnership with Waze Carpool to encourage employ

BART Pilot Program to Guarantee Parking to Scoop Carpoolers
Video
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Commuters now have a new option for securing a parking spot at BART’s Dublin/Pleasanton station.

Carma Project
Video
Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Thousands of people in the Bay Area try casual carpooling every day. The riders ride essentially for free but usually chip in for bridge tolls. The driver gets to drive in the carpool lane.

Commuter Alternatives Carpooling Part 1
Video
Sunday, October 13, 2013
Casual Carpooling from San Francisco
Video
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Ferry Alternatives
Video
Friday, August 2, 2013
Commuter Alternatives AC Transit
Video
Wednesday, July 31, 2013