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Plan Bay Area 2050

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Survey: What Are Your Top Priorities for a Better Bay Area?
Top Stories
Monday, January 4, 2021

MTC and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite members of the public to take part in a survey about the Implementation Plan phase of Plan Bay Area 2050.

Plan Bay Area 2050: Final Blueprint Analysis Released
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Friday, December 18, 2020

MTC and ABAG are pleased to announce the release of the Plan Bay Area 2050 Final Blueprint Outcomes—a major milestone in the development of Plan Bay Area 2050, the Bay Area’s long-range plan to guide the growth of our nine-county region for the next generation.

You’re Invited: Webinar on Plan Bay Area 2050 Final Blueprint Outcomes on Friday
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Tuesday, December 15, 2020

This webinar will be repeated on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at 9:30 a.m.

Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint - Outreach Recap
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Monday, August 31, 2020

Thousands of Bay Area residents chimed in during the second round of Plan Bay Area 2050 outreach, conducted virtually due to t

Regional Agencies Seek Input on the Future of the Bay Area
News Release
Thursday, July 9, 2020

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) are inviting the Bay Area public to provide input on the newly released

Transportation, Housing Strategies Rise to the Top for Mayor of Bayville Participants
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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

New routes for bicycles and pedestrians, denser housing near transit stops, and more frequent and reliable train service were the top three strategies chosen by more than 3,100 people who played the online game Mayor of Bayville last fall.

Pop-Up Events Get People Talking About Bay Area's Future
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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Better public transit, more affordable housing and new routes for safe biking and walking were recurring themes raised by Bay Area residents at more than three dozen “pop-up” workshops held around the region this fall.

Crossings: Perspective Paper Weighs Options for New Transbay Bridges, Tunnels
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Friday, November 8, 2019

The construction of any new travel route across San Francisco Bay — whether for cars, trucks, buses, BART or other rail services  — certainly would have a transformative effect on the Bay Area, reshaping both the region’s transportation network and its broader growth pattern. 

Are You Ready to be a Leader? Be the Mayor of Bayville!
Top Stories
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

MTC and ABAG are pleased to announce the launch of the Mayor of Bayville, the agencies' very first online game.

MTC, ABAG Invite Residents to Shape Bay Area’s Future
News Release
Thursday, October 3, 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite Bay Area residents to help shape the future of the region through 2050 by providing their


Horizon and Plan Bay Area 2050: Key Milestones
Horizon-Plan_Bay_Area_2050_timeline.pdf (2.28 MB)
Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint Strategies
PBA2050_Draft_BPStrategies_070920.pdf (775.08 KB)
2019 Letter of Confirmation-VMT Reduction Policies
Letter of Confirmation - VMT Reduction Policies.pdf (321.1 KB)
Horizon/Plan Bay Area 2050: Final Project Performance Findings (February 2020)
ProjectPerformance_FinalFindings_Jan2020.pdf (4.93 MB)
Pop-up Events: Strategies
Pop-up_Strategies_Comments_Combined.pdf (5.85 MB)