Ford GoBike is growing its ebike fleet to more than 1,400 of the pedal-assist cycles, introducing 500 of them at a launch event and ride along on Friday, December 14, 2018, in Oakland, with Oakland Mayor and MTC Commissioner Libby Schaaf leading the charge.
This page has been updated with a December 13, 2018, letter sent by MTC Executive Director Steve Heminger to S.F. Mayor London Breed and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, outlining progress on the Transit Center Peer Review to date.
The Toll Bridge Program Oversight Committee held its last meeting, wrapping up more than a decade of work that saved toll payers hundreds of millions of dollars and years of delays as the Bay Bridge and eight other state-owned toll bridges achieved seismic safety.
The Committee for a Study of the Future Interstate Highway System, whose 14 members include MTC Executive Director Steve Heminger as well as former San Jose Mayor, U.S. Representative and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norm Mineta, today released its consensus report.
MTC and its Bay Area partners have launched several new Bay Area promotions to encourage Bay Area travelers to share the ride. “It’s the season for sharing, so share a ride and be rewarded in more ways than one,” said Barbara Laurenson, manager of MTC’s carpool program.
Just as orange poppies and trees with bursts of white blossoms herald the advent of spring in the Bay Area, the sudden appearance of orange fencing and white K-rails signals the start of improvements along the region's freeways.
Taking a bold step to ease the Bay Area’s persistent shortage of affordable housing, MTC last week established a $76 million grant program known as the Housing Incentive Pool.
For the first time ever, the Bay Area’s Ford GoBike network — and related bike share systems in eight other cities — will provide free rides on Election Day, Nov. 6 in an effort to increase civic participation and reduce barriers to voting.
Judis Santos, a program manager for the Lifeline Transportation Program at MTC, has been selected to be one of 40 professionals from around the country to participate in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Culture of Health Leaders Program.
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.