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Public Invited to Learn More as Construction Begins On Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Projects
News Release
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The public is invited to a pair of open houses in Richmond on Thursday, Dec. 8 and in San Rafael on Friday, Dec. 9 to learn more about the Interstate 580 Access Improvement Projects now beginning construction in the heavily traveled Richmond-San Rafael Bridge corridor.

Clipper® Turns 10
News Release
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today marked the 10th anniversary of the Bay Area’s Clipper electronic transit fare payment card.

Motivate and MTC Announce Expanded Bike Share Equity Program
News Release
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Motivate and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today announced a bold commitment to ensure that bike sharing is accessible to all Bay Area residents.

Annual Youth Conference Encourages Action for Clean Air
News Release
Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The Youth for Environment and Sustainability, or YES, Conference, returns to the Bay Area at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at the new Bay Area Metro Center at 375 Beale Street in San Francisco.

MTC, Bay Area Council Release First-Ever Shuttle Census
News Release
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Public and private shuttle services around the Bay Area carried more passengers in the 2014-15 fiscal year than all but six of the region’s public transit agencies, according to the 2016 Bay Area Shuttle Census, released this month by MTC and the Bay Area Council.

MTC Seeks to Fill Vacancies on Key Advisory Committee
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is recruiting interested Bay Area residents to fill four vacancies on its Policy Advisory Council. 

Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle
News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month.

Community Celebration Marks Completion of Highway 4 Widening Projects
News Release
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A community celebration and ribbon cutting this morning marked the completion of the Highway 4 Widening Projects, a six-year-long collaborative endeavor.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Comment Session Slated for July 8
News Release
Thursday, June 30, 2016

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) invite public comments at a joint meeting on Friday, July 8, on alternative planning scenarios fo

U.S. Dept. of Transportation Commends MTC For Public Outreach, Inter-regional Partnership
News Release
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration this spring jointly recertified the SF Bay Area’s transportation planning process through May 2020.