Transportation

MTC plays a vital role in planning for, funding, implementing and coordinating the transportation systems that give us access to work, recreation and all the things that make living in the Bay Area great.

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From the Bay to the Delta, from the mountains to the vineyards, the region’s transportation network knits the Bay Area’s nine counties together. MTC’s planning work helps a complicated system work better for residents and visitors — now and in the future.

Access, Equity & Mobility

Life is better when everyone can play a part. MTC plans, coordinates and funds programs to give seniors, people with disabilities and people with lower incomes equal access to transportation services.

Bicycle, Pedestrian & Micromobility

The Bay Area’s mild climate and characteristic neighborhoods make it the perfect place to be outside. MTC supports programs that encourage people to get out of their cars and walk, bike or roll for an active, healthier community and environment. 

Complete Streets

Complete Streets are designed to meet the needs of all users, whether they walk, bike, drive or use public transit. MTC provides toolkits, webinars and other resources to help cities make their roads Complete Streets.

Driving: Congestion & Environment

MTC is planning solutions to ease roadway congestion and fight greenhouse gas emissions from cars.

Federal Performance Targets

Performance targets for transportation goals help reduce traffic fatalities and improve highway infrastructure, resulting in safer, more reliable highways in the Bay Area. 

SF Bay Area Goods Movement Plan

The movement of freight is a crucial piece of the Bay Area’s regional transportation puzzle.

Mobility Hubs

Mobility Hubs offer access to many different ways of getting around. MTC coordinates, funds and provides technical assistance for new Mobility Hubs in the region.

Regional Transportation Studies

MTC studies how people travel throughout the Bay Area in order to plan for new and better ways to move around the region.

Public Transit

MTC plans for safe, efficient, equitable public transit services.