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BART Celebration Marks Completion of Long Route to Warm Springs
Top Stories
Friday, March 24, 2017

Steady rain this morning failed to dampen enthusiasm among participants in a public celebration held at BART’s new Warm Springs/South Fremont station to christen the agency’s long-awaited Warm Spri

BART Service to Warm Springs to Begin in Late March
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Monday, March 13, 2017

Adapted from a BART story.

MTC, Bay Area Council Release First-Ever Shuttle Census
News Release
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Public and private shuttle services around the Bay Area carried more passengers in the 2014-15 fiscal year than all but six of the region’s public transit agencies, according to

Annual Statistics Report Looks at Transit in 2015
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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Did you know that nearly 1.7 million weekday trips on transit were taken across the Bay Area? And that over 2,700 public buses are on the region’s roads?

511’s Transit Tracker Personalizes Real-time Transit Information Just for You
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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Do you take more than one transit route during your commute? 511 Transit Tracker is a resource for anyone who uses multiple transit services—a reality for most people in the Bay Area.

Funding Drought Leads to Hot Month for Transportation
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Monday, August 31, 2015

A wave of activity following Governor Brown's call for a special session of the Legislature focused on transportation funding made its way from Sacramento to the Bay Area and MTC's auditorium in Au

Local/State Transportation Leaders Stand Up for Transportation
News Release
Thursday, April 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CATop officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies are joining together today in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up

Quotes From California and Bay Area Leaders in Support of Stand Up for Transportation
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Friday, April 3, 2015

Top officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies joined together in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up for Transportation campaign.

New Website Lets Residents Monitor Bay Area's Vital Signs
News Release
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its innovative Vital Signs website (vitalsigns.mtc.ca

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