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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.

MTC’s 2016 Interns Welcomed at Orientation
Top Stories
Friday, June 17, 2016

Congratulations were the first order of the day at MTC’s 16th annual High School Internship Program opening event, held Wednesday, June 15th in San Francisco’s new Bay Area Metro Center.

Residents Get New Online Tools to Help Shape Bay Area’s Future
Top Stories
Thursday, June 9, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) this week unveiled two new online tools to make it easier for Bay Area residents to weigh in on the policies and strategies shaping Plan Bay Area 2040, the long-range regional transportation and housing roadmap.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Kick Off This Week in Contra Costa and Santa Clara Counties
News Release
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

MTC and ABAG invite the public to a pair of open houses in Richmond (East Bay Center for the Performing Arts, 339 11th Street) and in San Jose (The Tech Museum, 201 South Market Street) on Thursday, May 26.

It’s Official — MTC Is Moving to San Francisco on May 23!
Top Stories
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

MTC is counting down the days to Monday, May 23, 2016 — the agency’s first day at the new regional government center at 375 Beale in San Francisco.

Regional Planning Pioneers Revisit the MetroCenter for the Last Time
Top Stories
Thursday, March 31, 2016

Named after the first chair of MTC and the former president of the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG), the Joseph P.

Future Environmental Leaders Make a Stop at the 2016 YES Conference
Top Stories
Friday, February 5, 2016

The next generation of environmentalists and climate change scientists gathered at the Youth for the Environment and Sustainability 2016 Conference—or YES Conference—at UC Berkeley’s Lawrence Hall of Science on January 30, 2016.

Bridge Toll Dollars Drive Decade of Success For WestCAT’s Lynx Service
News Release
Thursday, January 21, 2016

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Western Contra Costa Transit Authority (WestCAT) today teamed to celebrate the 10th anniversary of WestCAT’s popula