The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) approved 26 grants totaling $7.3 million to support local plans for higher-density development, including an $800,000 grant to update the existing development plan surrounding the SMART station in downtown Santa Rosa.
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New Planning Grants Reflect Regional Commitment to Support North Bay Fire Recovery
Celebration Ushers in North Bay's SMART Train
The atmosphere at the August 25 Grand Opening for the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit line was humming — literally.
SMART Ready to Roll
The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) District will begin full passenger train service this Friday, August 25, 2017, thanks to the Federal Railroad Administration's decision last week to give the system a green light.
High-Speed Rail Bond Measure Passes
The November 4 election brought sweeping changes across the nation, including in the realm of transportation.
Bay Area Regional Transportation Emergency Management Plan--2018 Update
Public Lands & Workforce Housing Action Plan Sept. 2018
Action Plan for Affordable Housing on Public Lands--Sept 2018
Santa Rosa Downtown Station Area Specific Plan (2007)
Cloverdale Station Area/Downtown Plan - Appendix (2010)
The Bay Area's newest passenger rail service, and the first in nearly 60 years in the north bay, is now up and running in Sonoma and Marin County.
Riders Get a Taste of SMART
Throughout July 2017, SMART (Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit) conducted a soft launch with free preview rides for the public, designed to offer passengers an early look at the Bay Area's newest pass
SMART Rail on Track