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New Subsidy Program Fuels Bay Area Vanpooling
News Release
Thursday, January 24, 2019

For drivers frustrated with a long, grueling commute, it’s never been a better time to look into vanpooling, thanks to the new Bay Area Vanpool Program, which provides direct subsidies to both new

2017 Bay Area Team Bike Challenge Logs More Than 295,285 Miles in One Month
News Release
Friday, June 9, 2017

However you think of Team Bike Challenge, riders from across the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area logged truly impressive numbers in 2017. 

Don’t Miss Bike to Work Day on May 11!
News Release
Monday, May 8, 2017

Join the San Francisco Bay Area’s largest bicycling celebration — Bike to Work Day — on Thursday, May 11.

2017 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced
News Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017

This week Bay Area Bike to Work Day organizers named the winners of the 2017 Bike Commuter of the Year awards, given to recognize individuals for inspiring bicycling in their Bay Area communities through their commitment to travel by bicycle as their primary mode of transport.

Bay Area Bike to Work Day Is Coming May 11
News Release
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Over 100,000 new and seasoned bike commuters are expected to pedal to work on Thursday, May 11, as part of the 23rd annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day.

MTC Partners with BART and Scoop to Guarantee Parking Spots for Carpoolers
Top Stories
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Starting January 23rd, commuters who carpool to the Dublin/Pleasanton BART station with the Scoop app will be guaranteed parking until 10 a.m.

Governor and State Legislature Make the Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program Permanent
News Release
Tuesday, September 27, 2016

After achieving strong bi-partisan support in the State Legislature the Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program has been signed into law by Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses This Week in Santa Clara, San Mateo, Napa, Solano and Sonoma Counties
News Release
Monday, May 4, 2015

MTC and ABAG invite the public to attend any of five open houses to be held this Wednesday and Thursday in San Jose, San Mateo, Napa, Fairfield and Santa Rosa to learn about Plan Bay Area 2040, an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties
News Release
Tuesday, April 28, 2015

MTC and ABAG invite the public to a pair of open houses in Pleasanton and in Walnut Creek on Wednesday, Apr. 29, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040.

Caltrans to Close San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Over Two Weekends
Top Stories
Monday, April 20, 2015

Caltrans will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge over two full weekends, beginning, May 8-11, and continuing Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-25.

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AllNighter Bus Service Press Event
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Friday, August 5, 2016

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, AC Transit, SamTrans, Golden Gate Transit and Bay Area elected officials announce the Allnighter Service, a late-night and early-morning bus netwo