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Local/State Transportation Leaders Stand Up for Transportation
News Release
Thursday, April 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CATop officials from more than a dozen local and state transportation agencies are joining together today in San Francisco to show solidarity with the national Stand Up

Quotes From California and Bay Area Leaders in Support of Stand Up for Transportation
Top Stories
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 Website Lets Residents Monitor Bay Area's Vital Signs
News Release
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its innovative Vital Signs website (vitalsigns.mtc.ca

Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference Returns to the San Francisco Bay Area; Youth Leaders, Teachers and Advisors Invited to Speak
News Release
Thursday, December 18, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Middle- and high-school students from across the region will gather to take action on environmental sustainability issues at the second Youth for the Environment and

Help Plan the Future of Clipper
News Release
Monday, December 1, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Where would you like to use Clipper, and how would you like to use it? That’s what the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and Bay Area transit agencies want to know.

Clipper® Expands to Napa and Solano Counties
News Release
Monday, November 3, 2014

OAKLAND, CA Clipper, the all-in-one transit fare payment card already accepted on nine Bay Area transit systems, today expands its network of participating transit operators to N

Time Extended to Oct. 8 to Apply for MTC Policy Advisory Council Vacancies
News Release
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission – the Bay Area’s transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency – is recruiting interested Bay Area residents to fill three vaca

Annual Statistics Report Looks at Transit in 2013
Top Stories
Friday, August 1, 2014

Did you know there are over 2,500 public buses on Bay Area roads? And over 420,000 daily trips taken on BART?

Boring Machines Emerge From Central Subway Tunnel
Top Stories
Friday, July 18, 2014

The sun was scorching at the site of the old Pagoda Palace Theater in San Francisco’s North Beach last Friday morning, but the Central Subway crews were blissfully protected.

511 Launches New Real-Time Transit Tool
News Release
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

OAKLAND, CA The Bay Area’s award-winning 511 traveler information system this week introduces its latest upgrade: a free, real-time w