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New Report Takes Deep Dive into Rising Seas
Top Stories
Thursday, March 26, 2020

The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) today issued a pioneering analysis of the myriad impacts rising sea level will have on Bay Area communities, illuminating where

Rail~Volution 2016 Conference Comes to San Francisco Bay Area in October
News Release
Friday, September 23, 2016

This pathbreaking conference brings together thought leaders and innovators to discuss the relationship between public transit and land-use, examine best practices in transit-oriented development, and look at how to maintain diversity in the face of a changing urban landscape. 

MTC Awards Parking Management Grants to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Top Stories
Thursday, December 17, 2015

Six million dollars for six projects to reduce driving and manage the demand for parking — that is the equation approved by MTC yesterday as part of a program to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

MTC Awards $44 Million in New Grants to Promote Livable Communities
News Release
Thursday, July 29, 2010

OAKLAND, CA — This week, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) approved 22 new capital grants totaling $44 million through its Transportation for Livable Communities (TL

Bay Area Communities Rewarded for Focused Growth Initiatives
News Release
Tuesday, July 21, 2009

OAKLAND, CA — Officials from the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today applauded the actions of numerous Bay Area communities that ha


Kevin Griffith Bridge Housing
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Kate Hartley SF MOHCD
Kate_Hartley_SF_MOHCD.pptx (1.3 MB)
Amit Price Patel Sitelab SF
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Alan Talansky EBLS
Alan_Talansky_EBLS.pptx (18.35 MB)
What's Working in the Bay Area?
MTC_ABAG.pptx (2.84 MB)