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SB 1 Funds Accelerate Caltrans’ Highway Repair Program
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Caltrans today identified more than 120 highway maintenance projects around the state to be undertaken through June 2019 with new funding from the Senate Bill 1 transportation financing package approved last year by the state Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.

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Traffic is being detoured around Fremont Street, which runs underneath the section of the Transit Center affected by the cracked beams. Visible in the distance are temporary posts reinforcing the affected area.
Thursday, October 11, 2018

At the request of San Francisco Mayor London Breed and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, MTC has assembled a panel of independent experts to investigate the causes of and potential fixes to the new Salesforce Transit Center’s cracked support beams.

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Governor Brown signing bills
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Governor Brown acted on bills for the final time on September 30, signing into law five housing-related bills that will affect housing production and zoning requirements in the Bay Area, while vetoing two seismic safety bills.

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Ford GoBike
Friday, September 28, 2018

New data shows 20 percent of Ford GoBike memberships are discounted “Bike Share for All” memberships for low-income riders, among the largest share of any bike share system in the country. 

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Bay Trail
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Residents, city and park district staff and officials, hikers, cyclists, and even dogs gathered in mid-September along the shores of San Pablo Bay in Western Contra Costa County to celebrate two new sections of the San Francisco Bay Trail.

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image of melting glaciers
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

San Francisco will be in the international spotlight when leaders and experts from around the globe descend on the city to attend the Global Climate Action Summit (GACS), taking place September 12 – 14, 2018, at the Moscone Center.

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Pier implosion, September 2017
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

A series of controlled implosions set for noon this Saturday, Sept. 8, will remove a pair of the original 1936 Bay Bridge East Span’s marine foundations from the San Francisco Bay shallows just west of the Oakland shoreline and mark the official end of demolition work on the old Bay Bridge.

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Interns from MTC's 2018 High School Internship
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

MTC celebrated the completion of the 18th year of its summer high school internship program with a showcase on August 10, 2018, at the Bay Area Metro Center. The students worked in agencies across the Bay Area’s nine counties this summer.

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Salesforce Transit Center
Monday, August 13, 2018

The Salesforce Transit Center celebrated its long-awaited Grand Opening in a grand way over the weekend, starting with a Friday formal ribbon-cutting before splashing out with a jam-packed Saturday public party, and culminating with Sunday inaugural Transbay bus service.

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Pothole
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

MTC’s commissioners have taken an “oppose” stance on Proposition 6, a measure on November ballots across California that would repeal a state gas tax increase and other transportation fees enacted by the state Legislature in 2017 via Senate Bill 1.

Funding at Risk – Proposition 6

The passage of Proposition 6 would result in funding cuts that will be felt by every Bay Area resident and visitor.