News Releases

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CLIPPER®
Monday, April 3, 2017

Clipper, the all-in-one transit fare payment card already accepted on 20 Bay Area transit systems, today officially expanded to Union City Transit.

News Release
Monday, April 3, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040.

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Sacramento California's Capitol building
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) Chair Jake Mackenzie and Commission Vice Chair Scott Haggerty today applauded the transportation funding package unveiled by Governor Brown, state Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León and state Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon.

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Jake Mackenzie and Scott Haggerty
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Rohnert Park Mayor Jake Mackenzie 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 running through February 2019.

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

MTC and the Transportation Research Board (TRB) invite Bay Area residents and visitors to take part in an ongoing Study of the Future Interstate Highway System, and to attend a pair of upcoming listening-and-outreach events in San Francisco.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Motivate and MTC seeking public feedback on proposed new station locations for the final phase of the Bay Area program’s tenfold expansion

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

MTC has entered into a data-sharing partnership between its Service Authority for Freeways (SAFE) unit and Waze, the free, real-time crowdsourced navigation app.

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Richmond-San Rafael Bridge
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The public is invited to a pair of open houses in Richmond on Thursday, Dec. 8 and in San Rafael on Friday, Dec. 9 to learn more about the Interstate 580 Access Improvement Projects now beginning construction in the heavily traveled Richmond-San Rafael Bridge corridor.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today marked the 10th anniversary of the Bay Area’s Clipper electronic transit fare payment card.

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Photo of Metro Center Atrium
Monday, October 24, 2016

MTC will present 13 “Excellence in Motion” awards during a ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 26, to honor people, projects and organizations for exceptional contributions to Bay Area transportation.