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Bay Area Leaders to Stand Up for Transportation, Urge Congress to Pass Long-Term Funding Bill
Top Stories
Friday, April 3, 2015

Top officials from more than a dozen Bay Area transit agencies will join together on Thursday, April 9

Quotes From California and Bay Area Leaders in Support of Stand Up for Transportation
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Friday, April 3, 2015

Top officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies joined together in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up for Transportation campaign.

New Data on MTC Website Identifies Trends Affecting Bay Area Land and People
News Release
Monday, March 30, 2015

OAKLAND, CADid you know that the Bay Area outpaced every one of the other Top 10 U.S. metro areas except Houston for job growth from 2010 through 2013?

Jake Mackenzie Elected Vice Chair of Metropolitan Transportation Commission
News Release
Thursday, March 26, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission rounded out its leadership team on Wednesday by unanimously electing Rohnert Park Councilmember Jake Mackenzie to serve as

Bay Area’s Bike to Work Day Turns 21 on May 14
News Release
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

OAKLAND, CAHow did you celebrate turning 21? Visions of parties, toasts and more coming to mind?

Bay Area Express Lanes Offer Congestion Insurance
Top Stories
Thursday, March 12, 2015

Beginning this fall, solo motorists on Interstate 580 through Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore can cruise in the carpool lane if they’re willing to pay their way out of congested lanes.

Bay Lights Fade to Black, for Now
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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Fans and supporters of the Bay Lights gathered at San Francisco’s waterfront in early March to bid farewell to the art installation that turned the north face of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridg

Dave Cortese Elected Chair of Metropolitan Transportation Commission
News Release
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

OAKLAND, CASanta Clara County Board of Supervisors President Dave Cortese took over the reins of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today after the 18 voting membe

Two Big-City Bay Area Mayors on the Commission Roster
News Release
Wednesday, February 11, 2015

OAKLAND, CA MTC’s governing Commission started a new four-year term this week and welcomed three new or recently added commissioners: newly elected Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, wh