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MTC’s 2018 High School Interns Show Their Skills
Top Stories
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

MTC celebrated the completion of the 18th year of its summer high school internship program with a showcase on August 10, 2018, at the Bay Area Metro Center. The students worked in agencies across the Bay Area’s nine counties this summer.

MTC-ABAG Executive Director Steve Heminger Announces Retirement
News Release
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Steve Heminger, executive director of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) since 2001 and of the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) since July 2017, today notified the Commissio

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. 

Youth Environmental Activism Shines at 2018 YES Conference
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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
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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
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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.


Jimmy Stracner Bio
Stracner-bio_2019.pdf (54.77 KB)
Autonomous Vehicles: Perspective Paper
2018-06-25_Autonomous_Vehicles_Perspective_Paper.pdf (28.13 MB)
SR 37 Transportation and Sea Level Rise Corridor Improvement Plan
SR-37-Corridor-Plan-with-appendix.pdf (13.83 MB)
Summary of Significant Housing Bills Passed by Legislature in 2017
ABAG_MTCHousing-Bills-Summaries_Handout.pdf (173.14 KB)