Join the Metro Talks Equity Series Wednesday, Nov. 18, at noon as expert panelists cut through the noise to examine the recent election, looking closely at the propositions and their future implications for advancing an inclusive Bay Area.
News and Stories
Wednesday Metro Talks: Election Debrief, Implications for an Inclusive Bay Area
Going to Bat for Low-Income Voters: MTC Joins Oakland Athletics, AC Transit
MTC this week teamed up with the Oakland Athletics, AC Transit and social service agencies to help lower-income Alameda County residents cast general election ballots on or before Election Day.
MTC, ABAG Vote to Support Affirmative Action Amendment
MTC and the Association of Bay Area Governments’ Executive Board both voted this month to support Proposition 16 on the November 2020 ballot.
MTC Endorses Funding Measures for Caltrain, Sonoma County
MTC Commissioners this month voted to support Measure RR, the one-eighth-cent sales tax to provide funding for Caltrain that will be considered by voters in San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara
(Ford Go)Bike to the Ballot Box — For Free
For the first time ever, the Bay Area’s Ford GoBike network — and related bike share systems in eight other cities — will provide free rides on Election Day, Nov. 6 in an effort to increase civic participation and reduce barriers to voting.
November 2016 Ballot Measure Results
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
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.