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511’s Transit Tracker Personalizes Real-time Transit Information Just for You
Top Stories
Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Do you take more than one transit route during your commute? 511 Transit Tracker is a resource for anyone who uses multiple transit services—a reality for most people in the Bay Area.

MTC and Lyft Partnership Brings New Carpooling Resource to the Bay Area
News Release
Monday, March 14, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) announced today that its 511 Rideshare program is partnering with

Labor Day Weekend 2015 Closure Update
Top Stories
Tuesday, September 1, 2015

BART will shut down transbay train service between the East Bay and San Francisco's Embarcadero Station during the three-day Labor Day weekend, September 5-7, in order to perform critical maintenan

BART Plans Two Weekend Shutdowns of Transbay Service
Top Stories
Monday, July 13, 2015

BART is encouraging travelers to plan ahead and to find alternate means of transportation across the Bay during two upcoming closures of transbay train service.

Experience Electric Campaign Creates EV Buzz, Wins Awards
Top Stories
Thursday, July 9, 2015

"Feel the power!" That slogan captured the concept behind MTC’s innovative Experience Electric campaign, which was recently honored in two separate award programs.

511 Traffic Coverage Expands to Napa County
Top Stories
Monday, December 22, 2014

The 511 traveler information system is now reporting traffic speeds and conditions for select Napa County roadways — on Highway 29 and a portion of Highway 12 (along Jameson Canyon Road between Int

Stay Tuned to 511 for Storm Travel Updates
Top Stories
Thursday, December 11, 2014

MTC’s 511 traveler information system is tracking the#BayAreaStorm, providing minute-by-minute updates on road closures, transit delays, transit station closures, transit service c

511 Launches New Real-Time Transit Tool
News Release
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

OAKLAND, CA The Bay Area’s award-winning 511 traveler information system this week introduces its latest upgrade: a free, real-time w

Team Bike Challenge Shatters Records
Top Stories
Thursday, June 5, 2014

In a relentless competition to bike the most miles possible in order to rack up points for the team, 2014’s Team Bike Challenge shattered records as more

Thursday Marks 20th Anniversary of Bike to Work Day
News Release
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) encourages commuters to try a healthy commute this Thursday, May 8, by participating in the 20th annual regional Bike


MTC Operational Statistics: May 2018
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MTC Operational Statistics: March 2018
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MTC Operational Statistics: February 2018
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MTC Operational Statistics: January 2018
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