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The West Span of the Bay Bridge stretches from Yerba Buena Island in the foreground to San Francisco in the background as the sun rises.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

The future will be here before we know it, and Plan Bay Area 2050 is a roadmap to help the Bay Area prepare for the opportunities and challenges ahead.

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Richmond-San Rafael Joint Replacements
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Work crews this morning completed the final concrete pour of the months-long project to replace 31 expansion joints on the westbound upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. With the completion of the final joint replacement, all plates have been removed from the upper deck roadway.

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Richmond-San Rafael Bridge
Monday, July 8, 2019

Caltrans and the Bay Area Toll Authority today issued the ninth in a weekly series of updates on the work underway to replace 31 joints on the westbound upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.

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High-Speed Rail
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

The California High Speed Rail Authority today released its preferred alternatives for routes in Northern California, detailing how the system would connect the Central Valley to the Bay Area.

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Temporary gates block entry to the Salesforce Transit Center, which has been closed since late September 2018.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The Peer Review Panel convened in 2018 by MTC to review activities undertaken in response to the fracturing of two steel girders at the Salesforce Transbay Transit Center announced on June 10, 2019 that it takes no exception to a recommendation that the facility be reopened. 

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California State Capitol
Monday, June 10, 2019

The 2019 California legislative cycle is in full swing, and MTC has taken positions on a number of bills that could substantially affect the Bay Area housing landscape if passed by the Legislature and signed by Governor Newsom this year.

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Bay Area Metro Awards
Thursday, June 6, 2019

The first Bay Area Metro Awards were presented on June 6, 2019, at a ceremony in Oakland recognizing 13 people, projects, organizations and local governments advancing solutions to ease the Bay Area’s housing crisis, improve the transportation system or make the nine-county region more resilient.

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The I-580/Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Eastbound Third Lane Pilot Project team stands in front of the staircase at the Sheraton Hotel in Sacramento.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The California Transportation Foundation (CTF) yesterday named the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Eastbound Third Lane Pilot Project as its Freeway/Expressway Project of the Year for 2018.

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New Horizon Perspective Paper: “The Future of Jobs”
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jobs, jobs, jobs.

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Therese W. McMillan
Sunday, May 19, 2019

Executive Director Therese McMillan presented the commencement address to the 2019 graduating classes of the College of Environmental Design, UC Berkeley, at Zellerbach Hall.

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