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MTC and ABAG Release Futures Final Report, Highlighting Resilient and Equitable Strategies for the Bay Area’s Future
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Thursday, January 23, 2020

The critical issues facing the Bay Area – from transportation and housing to the economy, the environment and social equity – are probed in the new 90-plus page Futures Final Report entitled “Resilient and Equitable Strategies for the Bay Area’s Future.”

What Does the Future Hold for the Bay Area?
News Release
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments have released a new online survey, available in English, Spanish and Chinese, for the public to weigh in on what they want the future of the Bay Area to look like.

Help Us Plan for the Future of the Bay Area!
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Friday, March 2, 2018

What should the San Francisco Bay Area of the future look like? MTC and ABAG want to hear from Bay Area residents as the two partner agencies develop a blueprint for how our region lives, works and plays in the decades ahead. 


Futures Interim Report: Opportunities and Challenges (March 2019)
Horz_Futures_OppsChallenge_031519.pdf (23.57 MB)
Futures Final Report: Preliminary Findings Presentation (October 2019)
Horizon_Futures_Final_Report_Presentation.pdf (5.14 MB)
ICYMI: Horizon Futures Round 1 Analysis
2019_07_30_WEBINAR_ICYMI_FuturesRound1.pdf (6.27 MB)
Toward a Shared Future: Perspective Paper
TDM_Perspective_092618.WEB_.pdf (3.02 MB)
Futures Interim Report: March 2019 Joint Planning/Admin Presentation
HorizonFutures_OpportunitiesAndChallenges.pdf (4.8 MB)


Expand Your Horizon Event: Toward a Shared Future
Expand Your Horizon Event: Toward a Shared Future
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

On September 26, 2018, MTC and ABAG staff hosted an event at WeWork Valley Towers in San Jose to discuss strategies to support a future Bay Area where transportation—everything from bikes, scooters

Horizon: Proposed Futures
Friday, July 6, 2018

Government agencies have traditionally planned for the future based on historic and current events.

Expand Your Horizon Event: Autonomous Vehicles Perspective Paper
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Autonomous vehicles are set to be one of the greatest disrupters to transportation in our lifetime. What impact might they have on the Bay Area?