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New Partnership Program Helps Big Employers SHIFT Workers’ Commute Choices
News Release
Monday, February 24, 2020

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) last week launched a new program for partnering with major employers to improve peak-period traffic flows on select Bay Area freeways.

New Subsidy Program Fuels Bay Area Vanpooling
News Release
Thursday, January 24, 2019

For drivers frustrated with a long, grueling commute, it’s never been a better time to look into vanpooling, thanks to the new Bay Area Vanpool Program, which provides direct subsidies to both new

’Tis the Season to Share the Ride
Top Stories
Monday, December 3, 2018

MTC and its Bay Area partners have launched several new Bay Area promotions to encourage Bay Area travelers to share the ride.

Express Lane Survey: What’s Your Sign?
Top Stories
Tuesday, March 10, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) needs your help. Please take a 10-minute survey that tests your understanding of different express lane signs.

Air District and MTC Approve Commuter Benefits Pilot Program
Top Stories
Monday, March 24, 2014

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission today joined the Bay Area Air Quality Management District in approving the launch of the Bay Area Com

Commuter Benefits Program
Top Stories
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

After a series of public workshops held in fall 2013, the Air District is proposing adoption of Regulation 14: Mobile Source Emissions Reduction Measures, Rule 1: Bay Area Commuter Benefits Pro

Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program
Top Stories
Friday, October 11, 2013

Legislation (Senate Bill 1339) signed by the Governor in fall 2012 authorizes the Air District and MTC to jointly adopt a regional commute benefit program.

BART Strike Update
Top Stories
Friday, October 4, 2013

UPDATE October 23, 2013

Connect, Redwood City! Launches Today, Addresses “Last Mile” Travel Solutions
Top Stories
Thursday, September 12, 2013

The San Mateo County Transit District and their project partners officially launched Connect, Redwood City! today, highlighting transportation solutions for those who live and work in Redw