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Are You Concerned About the Condition of Highways, Roads and Local Streets?
Top Stories
Thursday, October 15, 2015

The California Transportation Commission and Metropolitan Transportation Commission invite you to a public forum to learn more about the local, regional and state role in funding road projects and

Attention Bay Area Drivers: Transportation Agencies Seek Your Views on Highway and Street Conditions
News Release
Wednesday, October 14, 2015

OAKLAND, CA — The California Transportation Commission (CTC) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) want to hear from Bay Area residents about how they view current highway and local

Funding Drought Leads to Hot Month for Transportation
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Monday, August 31, 2015

A wave of activity following Governor Brown's call for a special session of the Legislature focused on transportation funding made its way from Sacramento to the Bay Area and MTC's auditorium in Au

Impact of Sea Level Rise Headlines Bay Area Environment Data on Interactive Website
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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Depending on the magnitude of sea level rise over the coming decades, between 3 percent to 7 percent of Bay Area residents may be vulnerable to rising tides.

BikeMobiles Offer Free Bike Repairs Summer 2015
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Friday, July 17, 2015

“Bring us your tired, your rusty, your broken bicycles.” That’s the motto of MTC’s Bay Area BikeMobile program — a bike repair shop on wheels that appears at schools, libraries and festivals.

New “Green” Bay Bridge Maintenance Complex Opens
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Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Caltrans and MTC today cut the ribbon for a new, state-of-the-art and environmentally friendly LEED Gold certified Maintenance Complex that will serve the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge and conso

Doyle Drive/Presidio Parkway: After the Closure Pain, a Gain for Motorists
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Monday, July 13, 2015

There is a year of landscaping yet to do, and some overnight restriping of lanes, but San Francisco's new and improved connector to the Golden Gate Bridge is open to traffic.

Bay Area Forum on the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC) Program
Top Stories
Monday, July 13, 2015

The Strategic Growth Council recently announced awards for the first round of the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program, which is funded through Cap and Trade auction proceeds.

EV Video Wins 2015 Emmy Award
Top Stories
Thursday, July 9, 2015

Witnessing the public excitement surrounding the Experience Electric events convinced MTC news videographer Mark Jones to lease a plug-in Ford hybrid EV in 2014, and document his positive experienc

Doyle Drive Closure
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Thursday, July 9, 2015

San Francisco’s Doyle Drive will shut down for nearly four days this weekend, making travel to and through the Golden Gate Bridge difficult.