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Carpoolers smiling at each other, clearly mutually attracted, but nervous to say so
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The New Year is a great time to start a new habit to save time and money by carpooling. MTC's 511 Carpool Program is offering new carpoolers a free ride or a driver bonus when carpooling with Scoop, an easy-to-use carpool app.

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GenZe bike
Monday, January 8, 2018

Motivate International, the operator of the Bay Area’s regional bike share system, announced today it will add e-Bikes to its fleet, beginning with 250 e-Bikes in San Francisco this April.

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New Poll Shows Strong Support for Housing, Traffic Relief
Friday, December 22, 2017

Update: Regional Measure 3 was passed by the BATA Oversight Committee on January 10 and will be presented to the full Commission on January 24, 2018.

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King Tide
Monday, December 18, 2017

The Bay Area Regional Collaborative (BARC) has released a new report entitled Raising the Bar on Regional Resilience, which details the Bay Area’s vulnerabilities to sea level rise and other effects of climate change, flooding, earthquakes, and other hazards. The report also provides an action plan for developing a regional response to these threats.

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The Bridge Yard building, located on the site of the future Gateway Park, at the foot of the new Bay Bridge East Span
Friday, December 15, 2017

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and East Bay Regional Park District (Park District) today signed a 10‑year lease for the historic, newly-renovated Bridge Yard Building, previously known as the Interurban Electric Railway Bridge Yard Shop (IERBYS) Building.

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Commissioners and staff at the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) are mourning the untimely passing of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died early Tuesday morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 65.

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egret stands by marshland
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Issued in November 2017, the draft Raising the Bar on Regional Resilience Report is a call to action by the Bay Area Regional Collaborative (BARC) and its member agencies to establish a comprehensive regional planning process and an integrated Regional Resilience Plan that prepares the Bay Area f

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Some 500 students attended the 2017 YES Conference.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Free day-long regional conference will bring together middle- and high-school students who are passionate about environmental issues.

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Vital Signs, the Bay Area’s comprehensive performance monitoring website, has released the latest data for road fatalities and injuries from roadway crashes, with the data showing a sharp upward trend.

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two women review display board
Thursday, November 16, 2017

Resilient by Design Bay Area Challenge, an exciting new approach to address climate change before disaster strikes, has launched online and physical locations for a two-week public comment period open to all Bay Area residents.