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Report to the Commission: July 26, 2017
Executive Director's Report
Thursday, July 27, 2017

CMA Director Lunch • Future Interstate Committee • Supreme Court Rules for SANDAG • Cap & Trade Agreement • Rating Agency Presentations • CASA Technical Committee • ABAG Executive Board Meeting • Caltrain Electrification Groundbreaking

Caltrain Breaks Ground on $2 Billion Electrification Project
Top Stories
Friday, July 21, 2017

An all-star cast of elected officials led by Gov. Jerry Brown this morning gathered at the Millbrae Caltrain station for a groundbreaking celebration to kick off a four-year project to electrify the 49-mile Peninsula rail corridor.

Caltrain Electrification Project Charges Forward
Top Stories
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Work is getting under way on the long-awaited Caltrain electrification project, thanks to the Federal Transit Administration’s action in May 2017 to finally approve a Full-Funding Grant Agreement (

Multi-Agency Study Examines Transit Needs in San Francisco’s Employment Core
Top Stories
Friday, October 7, 2016

A new report by MTC and six Bay Area public transit agencies finds that transit serving region's primary employment center experienced growth exceeding the most aggressive forecasts over the last 10 years.

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

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

Regional Transportation Agencies Launch Outreach Campaign for Late-Night and Early Morning Bus Network
News Release
Friday, August 5, 2016

‘AllNighter’ Outreach Campaign to Raise Awareness of New and Existing Late-Night and Early-Morning Public Transit Options for Bay Area Workers, Residents and Patrons

MTC Awards Over $400 Million to Modernize Bay Area Transit Systems
News Release
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

New Website Lets Residents Monitor Bay Area's Vital Signs
News Release
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its innovative Vital Signs website (vitalsigns.mtc.ca

Bay Area Transit Hub Is Shaping Up
Top Stories
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

What is now a four-block hole in the ground will soon give rise to a five-level multimodal transit mecca with striking wave-like walls.

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

Documents

Means-Based Fare Program Framework-May 2018
MTC Resolution 4320 Regional Means-Based Transit Fare Pilot Program Framework.pdf (2.72 MB)
Public Lands & Workforce Housing Action Plan Sept. 2018
Public Lands Affordable Housing Action Plan Sept 2018.pdf (852.03 KB)
Action Plan for Affordable Housing on Public Lands--Sept 2018
Public Lands Affordable Housing ActionPlan Sept 2018.pdf (851.85 KB)
San Mateo Hillsdale Station Area Plan 2011 Appendix C
San Mateo Hillsdale Station Area Plan 2011 Appendix C.PDF (328.12 KB)

Media

Caltrain Electrification
Video
Monday, July 24, 2017

Governor Jerry Brown was joined by top state and federal elected officials, business leaders, transportation advocates, and environmentalists, for the official groundbreaking ceremony at the Millbr

Caltrain Electrification Groundbreaking
Photo Gallery
Friday, July 21, 2017

An all-star cast of elected officials led by Governor Jerry Brown this morning joined dozens of federal, state and Bay Area transportation and business leaders at the Millbrae Caltrain station for