Bicycling

Bicycling

News and Stories

2019 Bay Area Bike Challenge Pedals Across Nine Counties
News Release
Thursday, June 13, 2019

Alameda and Santa Clara counties provided the winners for this year’s month-long Bay Area Bike Challenge, which had people pumping their pedals across the region.

2019 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Thursday, April 25, 2019

This week Bay Area Bike to Work Day (BTWD) organizers named the winners of the 2019 Bike Commuter of the Year awards.

Bay Area Bike to Work Day Is Coming May 9
News Release
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

More than 100,000 new and seasoned bike commuters will celebrate the 25th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day, Thursday, May 9.

MTC Opens Window for New Round of Priority Conservation Area Grants
Top Stories
Friday, January 18, 2019

With an eye toward boosting natural landscapes, green urban areas and regional recreation, MTC this month issued a call for projects, encouraging Bay Area cities, counties, and parks and open space

Marin North-South Greenway Gets $10 Million
News Release
Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission awarded $10.6 million in regional toll dollars this week to Marin County's North-South Greenway project.

Ford GoBike Ramps Up Ebikes
Top Stories
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Ford GoBike is growing its ebike fleet to more than 1,400 of the pedal-assist cycles, introducing 500 of them at a launch event and ride along on Friday, December 14, 2018, in Oakland, with Oakland Mayor and MTC Commissioner Libby Schaaf leading the charge. 

Month-Long Bay Area Bike Challenge Started May 1
News Release
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

May 1 was the start of the Bay Area Bike Challenge! Running through May 31, National Bike Month, the Challenge is designed to get bike riders of all abilities to pedal to work, school, errands or anywhere they need to go over the course of the month.

2018 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Thursday, April 26, 2018

This week Bay Area Bike to Work Day (BTWD) organizers named the winners of the 2018 Bike Commuter of the Year awards.

Bay Area Bike to Work Day Is Coming May 10
News Release
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Over 100,000 new and seasoned bicycle commuters are expected to pedal to work on Thursday, May 10, as part of the 24th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day.

Documents

Bike Share in 2018
Bikeshare_in_2018_MTC[1].pdf (343.31 KB)
Complete Streets Checklist Guidance
Routine_Accommodation_guidance_FINAL.pdf (606.82 KB)
Plan Bay Area EIR Addendum 2015
I-580 Access Improvements 2015 Plan Bay Area EIR Addendum.pdf (8.94 MB)
I-580 Access Improvements Air Quality Conformity Analysis
I-580 Access Improvements Air Quality Conformity Analysis.pdf (12.82 MB)
I-580 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Access Improvements Overview
I-580 Access Improvement Project Overview May 2015.pdf (1.96 MB)

Media

MTC Commissioner and Marin County Supervisor Damon Connolly, left, and San Anselmo Town Councilmember Brian Colbert
Bike to Work Day 2019
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 9, 2019

More than 100,000 new and seasoned bike commuters celebrated the 25th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day on Thursday, May 9.

Bay Bridge Pedestrian Project
Video
Thursday, November 29, 2018

When the new Bay Bridge East Span opened in 2013, pedestrians and bicyclists fell in love with the 15-foot-wide shared-use pathway that stretched initially from Oakland to the iconic single tower a

Bike to Work Day 2017
Video
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Bike to Work Day 2017 was another hit. In its 23rd year in the Bay Area, almost 100,000 pedalers across nine counties showed how easy it is to get to work, school, or wherever, on a bike.

MTC Chair and Rohnert Park Mayor Jake Mackenzie gets an early start on Bike to Work Day with a ride from his home to an Energizer Station near Sonoma State University
Bike to Work Day 2017
Photo Gallery
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thousands of commuters around the Bay Area today celebrated the region's 23rd annual Bike to Work Day on Thursday morning, May 11, 2017.

MTC 2016 Awards: Deb Hubsmith
Video
Tuesday, October 25, 2016

The 2016 Grand Award goes posthumously to Deb Hubsmith as a reminder of the impact that one passionate, tenacious individual can make.