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MTC Approves Second Award of Federal Relief Funds
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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

MTC today approved the allocation of $802 million to Bay Area transit operators as part of a second round of federal Coronavirus Response and Relief Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) funding to help tran

Transit, Housing Get Relief in Massive COVID-19 Assistance Package
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Monday, March 30, 2020

President Trump last Friday signed into law the $2 trillion COVID-19 emergency relief package —negotiated in coordination with Speaker Pelosi — passed by Congress earlier today.

MTC Opens Window for New Round of Priority Conservation Area Grants
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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

Bay Area Projects Prove Big Winners In Competition for New State Gas Tax Funds
News Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bay Area highway, transit and goods-movement projects today earned more than $660 million in new funding as the California Transportation Commission (CTC) finalized its first awards through a trio

MTC Pledges $10 Million for New Fund to Preserve Affordable Housing
News Release
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

MTC today committed $10 million to establish a new revolving loan fund known as the Bay Area Preservation Pilot Fund.

MTC Applauds Passage of $52 Billion State Funding Package
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Friday, April 7, 2017

MTC Chair Jake Mackenzie and Vice Chair Scott Haggerty are lauding state Senate Transportation and Housing Committee Chair Jim Beall and Assembly Transportation Committee Chair Jim Frazier for their leadership in securing the Legislature’s passage today of Senate Bill 1.

Bay Area Transportation Leaders Hail New State Funding Proposal
News Release
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 Senat

State Cap and Trade Monies Fuel Bay Area Projects
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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The California State Transportation Agency today announced $110 million in grants for five public transit projects benefiting the Bay Area.

Draft 2017 TIP Released for Public Review
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

MTC released a list of about 700 Bay Area transportation projects—a total of approximately $6.6 billion in committed federal, state and local funding for the four-year period through 2020.

MTC Awards Over $400 Million to Modernize Bay Area Transit Systems
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today allocated $494 million to help more than 20 Bay Area transit agencies replace or rehabilitate aging buses, ferries, rail cars, t


2021 Regional ATP Guidelines (adopted Feb. 2020)
2021 Regional ATP Guidelines Adopted Feb 2020.pdf (692.2 KB)
MTC Resolution 3925 (Revised Dec. 2019)
STP-CMAQ Cycle 1 MTC Resolution 3925 Revised Dec 2019.pdf (1.93 MB)
FY 2018-19 Annual Listing of Federally Obligated Projects
FY 2018-19 List of Annual Obligations.pdf (2.4 MB)


Governor Brown speaks in support of funding plan at the Port of Oakland
California Legislature Focuses on Transportation Funding
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Thursday, October 15, 2015

In June, Governor Brown called a special session of the Legislature to address how the state funds transportation infrastructure needs.