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New Website Lets Residents Monitor Bay Area's Vital Signs
News Release
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its innovative Vital Signs website (vitalsigns.mtc.ca

Westbound Stretch of Interstate 80 to Get SMART
Top Stories
Thursday, January 22, 2015

Beleaguered motorists stuck on Interstate 80 between the Carquinez Bridge and the Bay Bridge, one of the busiest commutes in the Bay Area, are all too familiar with gridlock and slow-and-go traffic

Public Invited to Weigh In on Express Lane Plans for I-880 and Dumbarton, San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Approaches
News Release
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and Caltrans invite the public to a pair of open houses in Hayward on Thursday, Jan.

MTC Seeks to Fill Vacancies on Advisory Body
News Release
Thursday, January 15, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission – the Bay Area’s transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency – is recruiting interested Bay Area residents t

First Freeway Congestion Report Since 2009 Reflects Bay Area's Economic Resurgence
News Release
Friday, January 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released its first comprehensive report on Bay Area freeway congestion since 2009, providing another concrete m

California High-Speed Rail Authority Hosts Official Groundbreaking Ceremony
Top Stories
Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Marking significant progress toward modernizing California’s transportation infrastructure, the California High-Speed Rail Authority yesterday brought together hundreds of supporters and government

Golden Gate Bridge & Highway 101 Closure in January 2015
Top Stories
Monday, December 22, 2014

UPDATE: Sunday, January 11, 2015, 10 p.m.

Bike Sharing: The Gift That Keeps On Giving
Top Stories
Friday, December 19, 2014

A bicycle can’t fit in a stocking, but a key to unlock a whole fleet of them sure can!

Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference Returns to the San Francisco Bay Area; Youth Leaders, Teachers and Advisors Invited to Speak
News Release
Thursday, December 18, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Middle- and high-school students from across the region will gather to take action on environmental sustainability issues at the second Youth for the Environment and

City CarShare to Expand Carsharing in East Bay Through $1 Million Grant Awarded by MTC
Top Stories
Thursday, December 18, 2014

City CarShare, a Bay Area nonprofit, will expand its carsharing network to under-served East Bay communities in collaboration with the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) and the Bay Area