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Coastal Conservancy Recommends 13 Projects for MTC-ABAG Priority Conservation Area Grants
News Release
Thursday, March 27, 2014

PACIFICA, CAThe State Coastal Conservancy today recommended 13 Bay Area resource protection and public access projects to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) for in

AltCar Expo Expands to Bay Area
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 4, 2014

AltCar Expo, the nation’s leading forum for green vehicle ride and drive, industry demonstrations on the latest advancements in alternative technology vehicles, urban planning, energy efficiency an

Plan Bay Area Lawsuit Settled by Regional Agencies, Homebuilders' Trade Group
News Release
Friday, February 28, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) announced today that they have reached agreement with the Building Industry Associa

25th Anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail Celebrated With Photo Exhibit and Event
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Monday, February 24, 2014

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, a host of organizations, trail supporters and members of the public will gather at the Bay Model in Sausalito to celebrate a significant milestone—the 25th anniversa

Decision Approaches for Plan Bay Area
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Friday, June 14, 2013

Thursday, July 18, 2013 ALERT

Children Cheer On Bay Trail Trekker
Top Stories
Thursday, June 13, 2013

Kurt Schwabe’s quest to promote the Bay Trail by circling the San Francisco Bay on foot in 30 days this month is gaining momentum.

Lake Merritt Makeover
Top Stories
Wednesday, June 12, 2013

It was a 12-lane expressway not long ago; now, the southern shore of Lake Merritt is the perfect place for a picnic or a stroll.

New San Francisco Bay Trail Maps Now Available
Top Stories
Monday, May 6, 2013

The completely re-designed and updated San Francisco Bay Trail maps invite you to enjoy the 330 miles of completed shoreline paths.

The San Francisco Bay Shoreline Guide: Your Passport to the San Francisco Bay Trail
News Release
Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Trail Project is announcing the release of the second edition of the popular San Francisco Bay Shoreline Guide. Published by UC Press and funded by the State Coastal

High Demand Prompts Addition of 10th Plan Bay Area Public Workshop in Oakland
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Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Update, May 17, 2011: