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Bay Area Transit Hub Is Shaping Up
Top Stories
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

What is now a four-block hole in the ground will soon give rise to a five-level multimodal transit mecca with striking wave-like walls.

Walnut Creek to Host Free Electric Vehicle Test-Drive Event
News Release
Friday, October 24, 2014

OAKLAND, CAVisitors to the Walnut Creek Farmers’ Market on Sunday, Oct. 26, can test-drive some of the newest models of electric cars on North Locust Street.

San Jose, VivaFest to Host Free Electric Vehicle Test-Drive Event
News Release
Friday, October 24, 2014

OAKLAND, CA Visitors to VivaFest’s Dia de los Muertos celebration on Saturday, Oct.

Call for Artists: MTC Community Art Program
Top Stories
Friday, October 24, 2014

Are you a local artist or arts organization interested in participating in MTC’s Community Art Program? MTC hosts rotating art exhibits on all three floors of our offices at the Joseph P.

Assemblymember Jim Frazier Joins Bay Area BikeMobile in Antioch
News Release
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

OAKLAND, CA On Thursday, October 23, the Antioch High School Bike Club (ABC) and Street Smarts 511 will host Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) and the Bay Area BikeMobile a

Loma Prieta 25 Years Later: Region Braces for the Big One
Top Stories
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the devastating Loma Prieta quake, the traveling public can rest assured that the Bay Area’s transportation system is far better prepared to withstand the next

Marin to Host Free Electric Vehicle Test-Drive Event
News Release
Monday, October 6, 2014

OAKLAND, CA The “Experience Electric – The Better Ride” campaign will offer free test drives of some of the newest electric cars on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Family Biking Workshops Draw Crowds for Rides and Free Fix-Ups
Top Stories
Monday, October 6, 2014

It was a Tuesday evening, but it looked like a lively weekend afternoon at East Palo Alto’s Joel Davis Park.

Expanded Version of Interactive Bay Area Travel Map Released
Top Stories
Friday, October 3, 2014

How much would you be willing to pay for a house in the Bay Area? And where in the Bay Area can you afford to live for that price? How long would it take to get to work from there?

Time Extended to Oct. 8 to Apply for MTC Policy Advisory Council Vacancies
News Release
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission – the Bay Area’s transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency – is recruiting interested Bay Area residents to fill three vaca