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"Experience Electric" Campaign Aims to Spark Electric Vehicle Adoption
News Release
Tuesday, May 13, 2014

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and a consortium of electric vehicle organizations today launched a new

Bike to Work Day 2014 Gets Off to a Strong Start
Top Stories
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Bike to Work Day in the San Francisco Bay Area kicked off to a great start with thousands of bike commuters from every corner of the region traveling using pedal power.  The clouds and cold morning

Thursday Marks 20th Anniversary of Bike to Work Day
News Release
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

OAKLAND, CAThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) encourages commuters to try a healthy commute this Thursday, May 8, by participating in the 20th annual regional Bike

Bike Commuter of the Year Awards Nominations Deadline Nears
News Release
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Do you know someone who is committed to making every day “Bike to Work Day”? Does this person epitomize the health, environmental, social and economic benefits of bicycling?

Coastal Conservancy Recommends 13 Projects for MTC-ABAG Priority Conservation Area Grants
News Release
Thursday, March 27, 2014

PACIFICA, CAThe State Coastal Conservancy today recommended 13 Bay Area resource protection and public access projects to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) for in

Nomination Deadline Nears for MTC Transportation Awards Program
News Release
Monday, March 17, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Has an organization in your community worked hard to “calm” busy streets or to promote alternatives to driving alone?

Plan Bay Area Lawsuit Settled by Regional Agencies, Homebuilders' Trade Group
News Release
Friday, February 28, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) announced today that they have reached agreement with the Building Industry Associa

25th Anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail Celebrated With Photo Exhibit and Event
Top Stories
Monday, February 24, 2014

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, a host of organizations, trail supporters and members of the public will gather at the Bay Model in Sausalito to celebrate a significant milestone—the 25th anniversa

High School Students Invited to Apply for Paid Internships
News Release
Monday, February 10, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — Interested in a paid summer internship?

MTC Seeks Nominations for Transportation Awards Program
News Release
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

OAKLAND, CA — When it comes to transportation, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) wants to know: What moves you?