News Releases

News Release
Thursday, April 10, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — The $3 billion slate of highway, rail and seaport improvements approved for funding today by the California Transportation Commission (CTC) includes $825 million for 14 projects in Northern California.

News Release
Wednesday, April 9, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s Programming and Allocations Committee recommended approval today of a $2.1 million allocation of federal funds to the City of Vacaville to complete the financing package for the planned $11.5 million Vacaville Intermodal Station.

News Release
Tuesday, April 8, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — When it comes to transportation, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) wants to know: What moves you? Is your bus driver the friendliest, most helpful person on earth?

News Release
Tuesday, April 8, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — Across the country, economic activity is increasingly concentrated in closely linked groups of metropolitan areas known as megaregions.

News Release
Wednesday, March 12, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — Fourteen Northern California freight projects have been recommended to receive $825 million in funding by the staff of the California Transportation Commission (CTC).

News Release
Tuesday, March 4, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — Nearly two dozen high school students from throughout the Bay Area will receive paid work experience in the field of transportation this summer through the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s High School Internship Program.

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News Release
Monday, March 3, 2008

OAKLAND, CA — Avoid congested thoroughfares and high gas prices in the Bay Area by traveling via public transit.

News Release
Wednesday, February 6, 2008

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — In a keynote address to the California Municipal Finance Conference today, Bill Dodd, chair of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA), endorsed sweeping changes in transportation finance policies across the United States.

News Release
Tuesday, December 18, 2007

OAKLAND, CA — Pavement conditions on the Bay Area’s local streets and roads earn only a “fair” grade, according to a new report released today by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), with the typical stretch of asphalt being seriously worn and likely to require rehabilitation soon.

News Release
Thursday, December 6, 2007

OAKLAND, CA — Got opinions? The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) wants to hear them. MTC is hosting a Web survey on a variety of issues related to transportation, the environment and land development in the Bay Area.