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Plan Bay Area 2050 Pop-Up
Thursday, October 3, 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite Bay Area residents to help shape the future of the region through 2050 by providing their input at a series of “Pop-Up” events.

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Rendering of planned Richmond-San Rafael Bridge bicycle-pedestrian pat
Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Crews will begin work this week to install the moveable concrete barrier that will separate the two westbound traffic lanes on the upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge from a new bicycle/pedestrian path expected to open later this fall.

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511 mobile phone display with 511 logo
Wednesday, August 7, 2019

MTC today announced the newest addition to its award-winning 511 SF Bay service with the launch of a text-based mass notification feature for travelers in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area: 511 Emergency Alerts.

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AC Transit bus
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today awarded a total of $9.3 million in Regional Measure 2 toll dollars to advance new commuter parking projects in Alameda County.

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San Francisco Bay Trail
Thursday, June 13, 2019

In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the San Francisco Bay Trail, the San Francisco Bay Trail Project is launching a “Share Your 30” contest to inspire Bay Area residents and visitors to get out on the trail, discover and share Bay Trail adventures, and compete to win prizes.

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Bay Area Bike Challenge
Thursday, June 13, 2019

Alameda and Santa Clara counties provided the winners for this year’s month-long Bay Area Bike Challenge, which had people pumping their pedals across the region.

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MTC Chair Scott Haggerty on Bike to Work Day 2019
Friday, May 10, 2019

Participants in the 25th annual Bike to Work Day traversed the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday, May 9.

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Hands
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today released for public review a revised draft plan to help people with limited proficiency in the English language access the agency’s essential public information and services.

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2019 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners
Thursday, April 25, 2019

This week Bay Area Bike to Work Day (BTWD) organizers named the winners of the 2019 Bike Commuter of the Year awards.

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Bike to Work Day 2017
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

More than 100,000 new and seasoned bike commuters will celebrate the 25th annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day, Thursday, May 9.