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Monday, August 16, 2010

MTC’s project to make the Clipper card the convenient way to pay transit fares regionwide took a major step forward when the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) today unveiled new Clipper fare gates and related ticket vending machines (TVM) at the Civic Center M

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Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Federal, state and local officials joined together with the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) today to officially break ground on the Transbay Transit Center — the northern terminus for the planned California High-Speed Rail system.

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Monday, August 9, 2010

A tunnel excavator dug into the concrete and rock at the east portal of the Caldecott Tunnel to mark the start of tunneling for the Fourth Bore Project, a four-year, $420 million project on Route 24 in the Oakland Hills.

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Thursday, July 29, 2010

The painstaking and precisely choreographed installation of the first steel tower section of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge’s self-anchored suspension span (SAS) concluded successfully last night at 7:20 p.m. – 14 hours after the operation began in the predawn hours on Wednesday.

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Thursday, July 29, 2010

The painstaking and precisely choreographed installation of the first steel tower section of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge’s self-anchored suspension span (SAS) concluded successfully last night at 7:20 p.m. – 14 hours after the operation began in the predawn hours on Wednesday.

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010

On July 28, 2010, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) approved a set of "Bay Area Principles for Establishing Regional Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets" (Resolution 3970).

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Wednesday, July 28, 2010

MTC today announced the hiring of Adrienne Weil as General Counsel. Ms. Weil  (pronounced ‘Weel’) replaces Francis F. Chin, who retired from MTC last month after more than 30 years of service.

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Wednesday, July 21, 2010

A new publication by MTC has been named a "Best Practice" by Reconnecting America, a national non-profit organization that is working to integrate transportation systems and the communities they serve, as well as by the Center for

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Friday, July 9, 2010

Officials from the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) and its partner agencies are celebrating the arrival of the first tower sections for the self-anchored suspension (SAS) span that will be the crowning element of the new Bay Bridge East Span.

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Monday, June 28, 2010

Bay Area officials are eagerly awaiting the arrival of a cargo ship carrying the first tower sections for the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge’s iconic Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) Span.