Planning

Planning

News and Stories

Help Us Plan for the Future of the Bay Area!
Top Stories
Friday, March 2, 2018

What should the San Francisco Bay Area of the future look like? MTC and ABAG want to hear from Bay Area residents as the two partner agencies develop a blueprint for how our region lives, works and plays in the decades ahead. 

Regional Agencies Invite Public Comment As Planned U.S. 101 Upgrades on Peninsula Take Shape
News Release
Monday, January 22, 2018

MTC and ABAG today released proposed draft amendments to the long-range regional transportation and land use plan known as Plan Bay Area 2040 and to the 2017 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

Final Plan Bay Area 2040 and Environmental Impact Report Approved by Regional Agencies
News Release
Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) last night adopted Plan Bay Area 2040 and its associated Environmental Impact Report (EIR).

Final Plan and Environmental Impact Report Released for Policymakers’ Review
News Release
Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) staff today released proposed revisions to the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 and the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for consideration by the Commiss

Plan Bay Area 2040 Performance Assessment
Top Stories
Friday, July 7, 2017

Performance-based planning is at the core of Plan Bay Area 2040 and incorporates performance targets, project-level evaluation and scenario assessment to better inform policy decisions and the publ

MTC Wins Transportation Planning Excellence Award for Plan Bay Area and One Bay Area Grant Program
News Release
Monday, June 5, 2017

MTC has been awarded a 2017 Transportation Planning Excellence Award from the Federal Highway Administration.

Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Released; Public Invited to Comment Online or at Open Houses
News Release
Monday, April 3, 2017

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040.

Plan Bay Area 2040: MTC Invites Comments on Preferred Scenario
Top Stories
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

MTC is seeking comments on Plan Bay Area 2040's recently released Draft Preferred Scenario, a framework for accommodating projected regional household and employment growth in the nine-county Bay Area. 

Regional Agencies Begin Development of New Long-Range Plan for Bay Area
News Release
Friday, March 11, 2011

OAKLAND, CA —  Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) staff today unveiled an Initial Vision Scenario for the Sustainable Commu

MTC Scores All-Star Award for Climate-Friendly Transportation 2035 Plan
Top Stories
Saturday, November 1, 2008

MTC was honored for its climate protection work at the second annual Climate All Stars Conference, held November 6, 2008, in San Francisco.

Documents

2019 Regional Growth Framework: What's Changed?
2019 Regional Growth Framework Update - What's Changed.pdf (136.5 KB)
Attachment C - Full List of Submissions
Attachment C - Full List of Submissions.pdf (224.86 KB)
Attachment B - Finalists from Transformative Projects
Attachment B - Finalists from Transformative Projects.pdf (200.31 KB)
Attachment A - Project List
Attachment A - Project List.pdf (119.17 KB)

Media

Horizon: Proposed Futures
Video
Friday, July 6, 2018

Government agencies have traditionally planned for the future based on historic and current events.