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Children Cheer On Bay Trail Trekker
Top Stories
Thursday, June 13, 2013

Kurt Schwabe’s quest to promote the Bay Trail by circling the San Francisco Bay on foot in 30 days this month is gaining momentum.

Bike to Work Day 2013
Top Stories
Thursday, May 9, 2013

MTC commissioners led the way this morning as the region mobilized for the 19th annual celebration of two-wheeled commuting.

The San Francisco Bay Shoreline Guide: Your Passport to the San Francisco Bay Trail
News Release
Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The San Francisco Bay Trail Project is announcing the release of the second edition of the popular San Francisco Bay Shoreline Guide. Published by UC Press and funded by the State Coastal

San Francisco Bay Ferry Brings Clipper Card to Alameda/Oakland and Harbor Bay Ferry Routes
Top Stories
Thursday, September 6, 2012

As of October 1, 2012, Clipper cards will be accepted as fare payment on two additional San Francisco Bay Ferry routes: Alameda Main Street/Oakland/San Francisco and Alameda Harbor Bay/San Francisc

Transportation as Transformation: High School Interns Discover New Skills and Interests
News Release
Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Poised and professional, some 30 high school students took to the podium at MTC’s Oakland auditorium yesterday to share their transformative experiences as participants in MTC’s High School Interns

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 Engineers Regional Consensus on High-Speed and Commuter Rail Package to Benefit From Economic Stimulus Funds
Top Stories
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

MTC today adopted a plan for using federal economic stimulus funds to expedite the arrival of high-speed rail service to the San Francisco Bay Area while at the same time upgrading commuter rail se

Bay Area Presented With Nearly $1 Billion Price Tag for Seismic Upgrades to Dumbarton and Antioch Bridges
Top Stories
Sunday, December 7, 2008

 Now that seismic upgrade work is complete or well under way on five of the Bay Area’s state-owned toll bridges, MTC’s Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) is turning its attention to the remaining two: