MTC is the transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area.

Related Documents

Bay Area regional map with Plan Bay Area logo

Pages throughout our website feature Related Documents that help you learn even more about a chosen topic.

Information Partners


Reflecting MTC’s collaborative approach to regional transportation issues, the Digital Library includes documents produced by many of our partner agencies.

Document Search

Just type a key word or phrase such as “pavement” or “Plan Bay Area” to zip through the Digital Library archives and find the documents you’re looking for.

Library Services

MTC-ABAG Library

The MTC-ABAG Library is a fully accredited facility stacked with books and periodicals with a special focus on transportation and planning.

Research Assistance

Our library has the MTC studies, reports and brochures you’re looking for, plus other publications to help you get the latest word on transportation planning, demographics, economic indicators and regional issues.

Ask a Librarian

Are you researching transportation planning, census data, demographics, housing or public policy issues?  Call 415-778-5236 or email to contact the MTC-ABAG Librarian.


StreetSaver Logo

 StreetSaver® is MTC’s award-winning software that helps our cities and counties make maintenance decisions to prevent pavement problems.

Complete Streets

Pedestrians and Bicyclists in a crosswalk

The Complete Streets program provides tools for emerging street types, safety strategies and quick build materials.

Technology Transfer Program

Attentive participants in an audience.

The Technology Transfer Program provides technical presentations by topic experts, as well as presentations from local engineers on recent projects in the Bay Area.

Open Data Library

We provide the general public and local agencies access to MTC data through our Open Data Library; and use this information ourselves for forecasting, planning analyses, and the creation of maps and charts. 

Census Data

Census data

We use the detailed information provided every decade by the U.S. Census Bureau to help ensure our region’s communities receive their fair share of state and federal funding. 

Map of the Month

Map of the Month

Custom-crafted for MTC Commissioners, these maps help illustrate important trends in our ever-changing region.

Travel Time Housing Map

Travel Time Housing Map

MTC’s interactive Travel Time Housing Map spotlights the tradeoffs that often must be made to balance housing affordability and commute times.

Regional Transportation Map

Plan Bay Area map

Featuring much more than highways and cities, our Bay Area transportation map highlights rail lines, ferry routes, airports, the Bay Trail and key land uses to illustrate both the similarities and differences among our communities.