News and Stories

Bay Area Projects Prove Big Winners In Competition for New State Gas Tax Funds
News Release
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bay Area highway, transit and goods-movement projects today earned more than $660 million in new funding as the California Transportation Commission (CTC) finalized its first awards through a trio

MTC and ABAG Launch "The Bay Link," a Joint Daily Blog
Top Stories
Monday, January 22, 2018

MTC and ABAG are excited to announce the launch of the The Bay Link, a joint blog that will provide news, views and analysis on topics of regional interest.

November 2016 Ballot Measure Results
Top Stories
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

All but two of the 22 local and regional transportation and housing ballot measures endorsed by the MTC Commission were approved by voters in last night's election.

MTC Announces Positions on November 2016 Ballot Measures
Top Stories
Friday, September 30, 2016

MTC has endorsed 22 local ballot measures to fund transportation and affordable housing and opposes Proposition 53, a proposed statewide constitutional amendment that would create new hurdles to funding infrastructure improvements.

Three Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for Solano, Sonoma and San Francisco Counties
News Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

MTC and ABAG invite the public to open houses in Fairfield and Santa Rosa on Monday, June 13, and in San Francisco on Tuesday, June 14, to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040.

California Legislature Focuses on Transportation Funding
Top Stories
Thursday, October 15, 2015

Even though the regular session of the California Legislature adjourned for the remainder of the year in September, the Transportation Funding Special Session that created a buzz this summer techni

MTC Spotlights Governor Brown'sTransportation Funding Proposal
Top Stories
Thursday, September 10, 2015

MTC analyzes details of Governor Brown's bold new transportation funding proposal in the packet for the September 11, 2015, meeting of the Legislation and Public Affairs Committee.

Governor Jerry Brown Unveils Bold Funding Proposal
Top Stories
Thursday, September 3, 2015

Details emerged today of a transportation funding proposal from Governor Brown aimed at shoring up the state's aging roadway system.

Caltrans Releases Plans Detailing Critical Infrastructure Funding Shortfalls Facing California’s Highway System
Top Stories
Friday, May 8, 2015

According to projections detailed in plans released today, Caltrans will need approximately $80 billion over the next ten years to address current and future needs of the state highway system—a pro

Loma Prieta 25 Years Later: Region Braces for the Big One
Top Stories
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the devastating Loma Prieta quake, the traveling public can rest assured that the Bay Area’s transportation system is far better prepared to withstand the next


2016 Bay Area Shuttle Census
2016 Bay Area Shuttle Census.pdf (465.04 KB)
Vital Signs Fact Sheet
Vital_Signs_fact_sheet.pdf (9.8 MB)
Update on Transportation Special Session Memorandum
4_Special Session.pdf (378.37 KB)
The National Commissions — Five Years On
The_National_Commissions_Five_Years_On_IBTTA_3-14_Heminger.pdf (3.17 MB)


Our American Infrastructure: America's Leaders in Their Own Words
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A 250-year perspective on mobility investment from the U.S.