News Releases

News Release
Monday, May 4, 2015

MTC and ABAG invite the public to attend any of five open houses to be held this Wednesday and Thursday in San Jose, San Mateo, Napa, Fairfield and Santa Rosa to learn about Plan Bay Area 2040, an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap.

News Release
Monday, May 4, 2015

OAKLAND, CAWhat better way to participate in National Bike Month in May than by getting on a bicycle and pedaling as part of the 21st annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day on Thursday, May 14?

News Release
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

MTC and ABAG invite the public to a pair of open houses in Pleasanton and in Walnut Creek on Wednesday, Apr. 29, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040.

News Release
Monday, April 13, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe good news is the quality of the pavement on the typical Bay Area street did not deteriorate in 2014. The bad news is that neither did it improve.

News Release
Monday, March 30, 2015

OAKLAND, CADid you know that the Bay Area outpaced every one of the other Top 10 U.S. metro areas except Houston for job growth from 2010 through 2013? Or that more new housing units were permitted in San Francisco than in any other Bay Area city during these years?

News Release
Thursday, March 26, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission rounded out its leadership team on Wednesday by unanimously electing Rohnert Park Councilmember Jake Mackenzie to serve as vice chair for the two-year term running through February 2017.

News Release
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

OAKLAND, CAHow did you celebrate turning 21? Visions of parties, toasts and more coming to mind? In the Bay Area, Bike to Work Day will celebrate its 21st birthday on May 14 with a nine-county-wide party on wheels. Now that’s what we call a celebration!

News Release
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

OAKLAND, CASanta Clara County Board of Supervisors President Dave Cortese took over the reins of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today after the 18 voting members of the 21-member regional Commission unanimously elected him as chair for the two-year term runni