News and Stories

MTC Opens Window for New Round of Priority Conservation Area Grants
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Friday, January 18, 2019

With an eye toward boosting natural landscapes, green urban areas and regional recreation, MTC this month issued a call for projects, encouraging Bay Area cities, counties, and parks and open space

OBAG 2 County Program to Provide $386 Million for 180 Projects Across the Region
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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Approximately $386 million in federal funds are set to go to 180 transportation projects in 95 jurisdictions across all nine Bay Area Counties through the One Bay Area Grant 2 (OBAG 2) County Program.

New Map Cards Unlock Commute Routes and Recreation Destinations on the San Francisco Bay Trail
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Thursday, April 7, 2016

Discover 345 miles of walking and biking trails and explore the shoreline with updated Bay Trail Map Cards and a new Bay Trail website.

Children Cheer On Bay Trail Trekker
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Thursday, June 13, 2013

Kurt Schwabe’s quest to promote the Bay Trail by circling the San Francisco Bay on foot in 30 days this month is gaining momentum.

Walking School Buses Powered by Legs Instead of Wheels
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Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Studies show that fewer children are walking and biking to school, but there’s a new trend in transportation that could reverse that. It’s called the walking school bus, although it has no wheels.

Pedestrian/Bike Lane at the Benicia-Martinez Bridge Set to Open
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Saturday, August 1, 2009

Be one of the very first to ride or walk across the newest bridge pedestrian/bicycle lane in the Bay Area.

MTC Chair Scott Haggerty Salutes the Bay Trail on Its 20th Anniversary
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Monday, June 8, 2009

Over 100 enthusiastic guests celebrated the 20th anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail project at the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center on Saturday, June 6, 2009.


Summer/Fall 2021 Yerba Buena Island Construction Update and Closure Notice
SFCTA Southgate Bike Ped Closure Notice 6-21.pdf (1.59 MB)
West Oakland Link Project: Virtual Public Meeting Materials Dec. 2020
WOL_December2020_Virtual_Public_Meeting_Presentation_Final_for_Uploading.pdf (1.04 MB)
West Oakland Link Project: Virtual Public Meeting Summary Dec. 2020
WOL_December2020_Virtual_Public_Meeting Summary_with_Appendix_2_8_21_Emails_Omitted.pdf (9.38 MB)
Hardening Slow Streets Webinar
2020-12-11_Hardening_Slow_Streets_Webinar.pdf (16.96 MB)
MTC Resolution No. 4400: Regional Safety / Vision Zero (VZ) Policy
10a 20-0788 - ResoNo 4400 Regional Safety VZ Policy.pdf (2.87 MB)


Bay Bridge Pedestrian Project
Thursday, November 29, 2018

When the new Bay Bridge East Span opened in 2013, pedestrians and bicyclists fell in love with the 15-foot-wide shared-use pathway that stretched initially from Oakland to the iconic single tower a

bicyclists and pedestrians on new East Span bicycle/pedestrian path
Bay Bridge East Span Labor Day Weekend 2013
Photo Gallery
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

September 3, 2013