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Help Us Plan for the Future of the Bay Area!
Top Stories
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. 

Youth Environmental Activism Shines at 2018 YES Conference
Top Stories
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Students from all over the Bay Area gathered for the Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference on February 24, in Oakland. 

MTC Pledges $10 Million for New Fund to Preserve Affordable Housing
News Release
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

MTC today committed $10 million to establish a new revolving loan fund known as the Bay Area Preservation Pilot Fund.

Regional Agencies Invite Public Comment As Planned U.S. 101 Upgrades on Peninsula Take Shape
News Release
Monday, January 22, 2018

MTC and ABAG today released proposed draft amendments to the long-range regional transportation and land use plan known as Plan Bay Area 2040 and to the 2017 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

Governor Brown Signs Legislative Package to Help Address California's Housing Needs
Top Stories
Friday, September 29, 2017

Governor Brown today signed the 15-bill housing package passed by the California Legislature earlier this month.

Housing Bills Advance to the Governor’s Desk
Top Stories
Thursday, September 21, 2017

A suite of housing bills intended to begin addressing the state’s chronic housing shortage are now on the governor's desk. 

State Legislature Approves Toll Bill, Gives Bay Area Voters Chance to Improve Commute Options
News Release
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Bay Area voters will get a chance to take regional mobility issues into their own hands if Gov. Brown signs into law Senate Bill 595, which today was passed by the state Legislature.

MTC High School Interns Impress at Final Presentations
Top Stories
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

High school students from across the Bay Area’s nine counties gathered in San Francisco on August 11 to conclude their summer transportation internships and give final presentations.

Final Plan Bay Area 2040 and Environmental Impact Report Approved by Regional Agencies
News Release
Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) last night adopted Plan Bay Area 2040 and its associated Environmental Impact Report (EIR).

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