Be the Mayor of Bayville! • Pop-Ups Get People Talking about Bay Area's Future • Comment on I-880 Express Lane Toll Policy • Perspective Paper Considers New Transbay Crossings • Streets and Roads Benefit from Gas Tax Dollars • New East Span: A Visual Feast • Pier Retention
MTC, ABAG Invite Residents to Shape Bay Area’s Future • Plan Bay Area 2050 Launches • Governor Signs MTC-Supported Housing Bills • Barrier Installation Begins for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Bike/Ped Path • Marin-Sonoma Narrows Groundbreaking • Bay Bridge Steel Repurposed for Art • Bay Bridge Steel Art – Now on Treasure Island
Crews Complete Richmond-San Rafael Joint Replacements • 511 Adds Emergency Text Alerts • Bridge Tolls Ease East Bay Commuters’ Parking Crunch • California High Speed Rail Authority Plans for Northern California • Photos: Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Repair • Video: MTC High School Interns: Class of 2019
2019 Bay Area Metro Award Winners • Protection, Production & Preservation: MTC Takes Action on Housing Bills • Bay Trail Announces “Share Your 30” Contest • Bay Area Bike Challenge Pedals across Nine Counties • Salesforce Transit Center Poised for Reopening • Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Replacement Project Nears Finish, Captured in Photos
Bike to Work Day Celebrates Silver Anniversary • 2019 Bike Commuters of the Year • Youth Art Contest Winners Selected • Public Comment Open on MTC Language Assistance Plan • MTC Mourns Ellen Tauscher • Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Joint Replacement Project Hits Home Stretch
Bike to Work Day Is May 9 – Celebrate its 25th Anniversary! • New Local Government Working Group on Housing Legislation • Salesforce Transit Center Repairs Update • Former MTC Chairman Robert Schroder Passes
Scott Haggerty Elected MTC Chair • Public Invited to Share Visions for Bay Area’s Future • MTC Chief Urges Much Bigger Federal Role in Transportation Investment • Southbound I-880 in Hayward to be Closed Seven Nights This Month • Highway 37 Issues Coming into Focus • Joint Replacement on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge • Half-Light: A Bay Trail Art Show • An Exit Interview With Steve Heminger
Therese W. McMillan to Helm MTC • Art on the Horizon: Youth Contest • CASA Housing Compact Moves Forward • Transit Center Repairs Begin • New Subsidy Program Fuels Bay Area Vanpooling • Try Carpooling Apps and Get Five Free Rides • Senior Housing Project Breaks Ground in San Jose • Startups to Tackle Transportation Challenges • Greenbacks for Green Space Conservation • Daily Headlines, Online or Delivered to Your Inbox • Overlooked Transport Mode: Walking • SMART Hits Millionth Passenger Mark • Richmond Ferry Sets Sail • CASA Means Homes • Horizon Workshops: Transform the Future • Reception for Half-Light: A Photographic Study of the San Francisco Bay Trail • Map of the Month: Where Low-Income Renters Face Eviction Due to Government Shutdown
Policy Leaders Endorse Bold Strategies to Ease Housing Crisis • Causes and Cures for Transit Center’s Cracked Beams Come Into Focus • Marin North-South Greenway Gets $10 Million • New Year Means New Tolls on Bay Area Bridges • Ford GoBike Revs Up Ebikes • Apply Now for Paid Summer High School Internships • New Bus/Carpool Lane Opens on West Grand Avenue Approach to Bay Bridge • Priority Conservation Areas – Call for Proposals • Expand Your Horizon With Talk on Growth • Golden Gate Suicide Barrier Work Underway • What Will 2019 and Beyond Hold for Transportation? • Mayors and Housing Interests Come Together to Endorse CASA Compact • The Future Belongs to Young People • Ford GoBike Ebike Expansion • Map of the Month: Bay Area Rent Increases, 2011 to 2016


Tolls on Seven Bay Area Bridges to Rise in 2019 • Express Lane Construction Shifts Into High Gear • Tracking Travel – There’s an App for That • Summer Opportunities for High School Students • 'Tis the Season to Share the Ride • The Bay Link Blog Is Back! • Videos: San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge West Span Path • Map of the Month: Props 1 and 6: How the Bay Area Voted
Hail a Local Hero: Awards Nominations Due Nov. 16 • MTC Offers Cities, Counties Big Carrot to Spur Affordable Housing • Executive Director Recruitment • Bike to the Ballot Box – With Ford GoBike • MTC Launches Expert Study of Salesforce Transit Center's Cracked Beams • Big and Bold Visions by the Dozen: Transformative Project Finalists • Freeway Congestion Levels Off; Delays Still at Record Highs • SB 1 Funds Accelerate Caltrans' Highway Repair Program • Calling All Startups: Help Pursue Efficiency and Connectivity • 2018 ITS America Executive Forum: Data and the Digital Highway • Uniting Communities in Cities – 5th Annual SF Urban Film Fest • Street Stories: Local Governments Battle Road Repair Backlog
The Pothole Report: Bay Area Roads at Risk • Introducing the Bay Area Metro Awards • Next-Generation Clipper® Gets Green Light • Express Lane Network Expands • Housing, Earthquake Bills Among Last Signed, Vetoed by Governor • Ford GoBike Is a Model for Equitable Bike Share Access • New Horizon Paper: Toward a Shared Future • Sluggish Housing Production Tightens Bay Area’s Housing Crunch • Bay Trail Openings: Hercules and Pinole • Groundbreaking for I-680 Express Lane • Street Stories: Local Governments Battle Road Repair Backlog • Impact of Prop 6 by 2027
State Transportation Funding: Myths vs. Facts • Global Climate Action Summit Comes to SF • Open for Business: Salesforce Transit Center • MTC’s 2018 High School Interns Show Their Skills • MTC’s 2018 High School Interns Show their Skills • Street Stories: Bay Area Cities Battle Road Repair Backlogs • Salesforce Transit Center: “Grand Central Station of the West” Roars to Life
Pothole Peril: MTC Commission Opposes Proposition 6 • Celebration for SF’s Salesforce Transit Center Set for August 11 • Planners Look at the Promise and Pitfalls of Self-Driving Cars • Share Your Big Ideas for Transformative Projects • Regional Measure 3 Final Election Results • MTC-ABAG Executive Director Steve Heminger Announces Retirement • Our American Infrastructure: America's Leaders in Their Own Words • Horizon: Proposed Futures
Community Celebrates Opening of BART Extension to Antioch • Regional Measure 3 Election Results • Agencies Issue Call for Transformative Projects • Keeping Sea Level Rise at Bay • Bay Area Projects Win New State Gas Tax Funds • Nearly 100,000 Ride in Bay Area Bike to Work Day 2018 • Planning Grant Supports North Bay Fire Recovery • MTC Honored at Women’s Transportation Seminar Awards • Bike Share Expands to North San José With Self-Locking Bikes
Celebrate Bike to Work Day (May 10) and Bike to Work Month (All May)! • Meet the Bike Commuters of the Year • Ford GoBike Adds Ebikes in San Francisco • Ford GoBike and BART Offer Free Month of Bike Sharing • Third Eastbound Lane on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Opens • 511 Now Available on Amazon Devices • Video: Regional Measure 3 • Photos: Ford GoBike Plus Launch • Video: Third Eastbound Lane on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Opens • Photos: Horizon Pop-Up Outreach Meetings • Video: Tour the Bay Trail with Doug McConnell • The High Stakes of the 2020 Census
MTC Invites Comments on Draft Public Participation Plan • Discover the Joys of Biking on May 10 • Bay Bridge Steel Morphs Into Baseball Trophy • Seeking Feedback on Congestion & Environmental Performance Targets • Follow The Bay Link Blog • Video: Transbay Transit Center’s Floor Blooms With Art • Bay Area Opportunity Zones
Subscribe to The Bay Link, the Joint Blog of MTC and ABAG • Apply Now for MTC’s Summer High School Internship Program • MTC Pledges $10 Million to Preserve Affordable Housing • 511 Phone Service Now Offered in Cantonese and Mandarin • Youth Environmental Activism Shines at 2018 YES Conference • MTC Adopts 10-Year Investment Strategy for Goods Movement • Grant Program Fuels 180 Projects Across the Region • Video: YES Conference 2018 • Video: New BART Train Cars Are Rolling into Service • Video: Metro Talks Tackles Resiliency
RM 3 Traffic Relief Measure Heads for June Ballot • Introducing The Bay Link, the MTC-ABAG Blog • In Memoriam: San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee • Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference Set for February 24, 2018 • E-bike Pilot to Launch in San Francisco • Ford GoBike Passes Growth Milestones • MTC Announces PDA Grant Programs • New Year Brings Carpool Incentives • Alexa Now 511-Savvy • Clipper® Saves Money on BART • New Partners for Smart Growth Conference • Resilient by Design Selects Bay Area Challenge Sites • Richmond Bridge Eastbound Congestion Relief • Median Square Footage of Housing Units in Major U.S. Metro Areas


New Wave of Roadway Repairs on Tap for California • Senior/Disabled Mobility Plan Available for Public Comment • Register Now for 2018 Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference • Seeking Ideas on the Ingredients for Regional Resilience • Vital Signs Data Release: Fatalities and Injuries From Crashes on the Rise • WETA Breaks Ground on Richmond Ferry Terminal • Video: Final Implosion of the Old Bay Bridge East Span • Video: Richmond-SF Ferry Service Moves Forward • Video: Virtual Tour of the Transbay Transit Center • 2017 North Bay Wildfires: Affected Areas
ABAG and MTC Staff Join Forces • Bill Authorizes Traffic Relief Toll Measure on Ballot • Bay Area Vital Signs: Emissions Fall as Economy Soars • Annual Top 10 Congested Commutes Released • Final Plan Bay Area 2040 Released • I-680 Contra Costa Express Lanes Debut • Ford GoBike Prioritizes Equity • Governor Brown Signs Legislative Package to Address Housing Crisis • Cities Keep Pavement Deterioration at Bay • Bay Area’s 511 Phone Service Now Available in Spanish • BART-Scoop Partnership Expands to Peninsula Stations • Celebration Ushers in North Bay's SMART Train • Video: The Rise of Rincon Place • Video: Resilient by Design • Video: Old East Span Pier Implosion • Photo Gallery: MTC High School Internship Closing Forum • Photo Gallery: Transbay Transit Center: Rooftop Garden Comes Into Focus • Population Growth Variation Across U.S. Counties
Bay Area Bike to Work Day Is Coming May 11 • Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Scheduled Throughout May in All Nine Counties • Yerba Buena’s Vista Point Now Open to Cyclists, Pedestrians • Officials Gather to Mark Start of Construction of Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Deterrent System • Draft Environmental Impact Report for Plan Bay Area 2040 Released • What Does the Future Hold for Clipper®? • New Vital Signs Data Tracks Disparate Impacts of Bay Area’s Economic Boom • Last Old Bay Bridge Truss Removed • Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Deterrent System • Vital Signs: Equity • Map of the Month: Bay Area School Districts with Above-Average Schools and Below-Average Housing Costs • Ada's Café Now Open in The Hub at the Bay Area Metro Center • Landscapes in Transition • MTC Accepting Applications for College and High School Internship Programs • MTC Recruits for New Policy Advisory Council Term • Trulia Chief Economist Kicks Off Metro Talks Speaker Series • Upcoming Meetings & Events
MTC Applauds Passage of $52 Billion Funding Package • Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Released for Public Comment • New Leadership Team Takes MTC Reins • BART Extension to Warm Springs Opens • Clipper® Expands to Union City Transit • The Art and Architecture of BART’s New Warm Springs Station • Teens Talk Climate Change at YES Conference • Most Congested Urban Areas in the U.S. • Upcoming Meetings & Events • Bay Area Metro Center Shuttle Service • Resilient by Design’s New Virtual Home
Contest Spotlights Sea Level Rise Solutions • Vital Signs Tracks Economic Trends • Make “The Hub” Your First Stop • App Guarantees Parking Spots for Carpoolers to BART • Partnership Promotes Carpooling to SF • “OpenRoad” Celebrates the Bay Area’s Open Spaces • Metro Comparison for Rent Payments • Upcoming Meetings & Events
MTC Grant Expedites Golden Gate Bridge Suicide Barrier • Bike Share Expanding to the East Bay • Bay Area Freeway Patrol Teams Up With Waze • Construction Starts on Richmond-San Rafael Corridor Project • MTC: Moving the Bay Area Forward • Map of the Month