News and Stories

Eleven Transit Agencies Join Clipper START®
News Release
Monday, January 25, 2021

Eleven more Bay Area transit agencies today joined the Clipper START® program, which allows lower-income adults age 19-64 to receive fare discounts ranging from 20% to 50% on most transit systems around the region

MTC, ABAG Vote to Support Affirmative Action Amendment
Top Stories
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

MTC and the Association of Bay Area Governments’ Executive Board both voted this month to support Proposition 16 on the November 2020 ballot.

MTC and ABAG Launch "The Bay Link," a Joint Daily Blog
Top Stories
Monday, January 22, 2018

MTC and ABAG are excited to announce the launch of the The Bay Link, a joint blog that will provide news, views and analysis on topics of regional interest.

New Vital Signs Data Tracks Disparate Impacts of Bay Area’s Economic Boom
News Release
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Did you know that 45 percent of Bay Area workers in 2015 held jobs paying more than 120 percent of the regional median wage?

SF Urban Film Fest Explores Social Justice Themes
Top Stories
Friday, November 4, 2016

The third annual SF Urban Film Fest rolls into town November 14-20, 2016.

Motivate and MTC Announce Expanded Bike Share Equity Program
News Release
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Motivate and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today announced a bold commitment to ensure that bike sharing is accessible to all Bay Area residents.


MTC Resolution No. 4435
2b 20-1042 MTC Reso. No. 4435.pdf (51.09 KB)
MTC-ABAG Leadership Equity Statement June 2020
MTC ABAG Leadership Equity Statement_June 2020.pdf (162.02 KB)


Equitable Housing | Metro Talks: Rebuilding a Better Bay
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

In wake of our current health, economic and housing crisis, and as people protest for racial justice in cities across the country, we launched The Metro Talks Equity Series—a series where regional

Vital Signs: Equity
Thursday, April 20, 2017

The latest Vital Signs update for the San Francisco Bay Area shines a spotlight on key social equity issues across the region, ranging from housing affordability to displacement risk.