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MTC Augments Bike Share Expansion Proposal
Top Stories
Wednesday, May 13, 2015

A revised staff proposal unveiled at today’s MTC Administration Committee meeting would add new features to the Bay Area Bike Share

Local Streets & Roads No Better, But No Worse
News Release
Monday, April 13, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe good news is the quality of the pavement on the typical Bay Area street did not deteriorate in 2014. The bad news is that neither did it improve.

Applications Open for Paid High School Summer Internships
News Release
Thursday, February 12, 2015

OAKLAND, CAFirst-time jobs can be hard to come by, so getting a paid summer internship and gaining experience while still in high school is a real score.

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 (

MTC Seeks to Fill Vacancies on Advisory Body
News Release
Thursday, January 15, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission – the Bay Area’s transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency – is recruiting interested Bay Area residents t

First Freeway Congestion Report Since 2009 Reflects Bay Area's Economic Resurgence
News Release
Friday, January 9, 2015

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released its first comprehensive report on Bay Area freeway congestion since 2009, providing another concrete m

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.

Stubborn Mediocrity Marks Local Streets and Roads
News Release
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The quality of the pavement on the Bay Area’s nearly 43,000 lane-miles of local streets and roads is stuck in “fair” condition, with the typical stretch of asphalt sh