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Feb 22, 2017, 15:05 ET Jake Mackenzie Elected Chair of Metropolitan Transportation Commission

Rohnert Park Mayor Jake Mackenzie took over the reins of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today after the 18 voting members of the...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET San Francisco to Host Forum On Future of Interstate Highways

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Transportation Research Board (TRB) invite Bay Area residents and visitors to take part in...


Dec 15, 2016, 18:07 ET Newly Released Bike Share Maps Detail Full System Expansion for the East Bay

A new map shows the planned locations for 66 additional bike share stations in Berkeley, Oakland and Emeryville as part of an expansion of Bay Area...


Dec 14, 2016, 17:02 ET Bay Area Freeway Patrol Joins Waze Connected Citizens Program

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) has entered into a data-sharing partnership between its Service Authority for Freeways (SAFE) unit...


Nov 16, 2016, 17:54 ET Clipper® Turns 10

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today marked the 10th anniversary of the Bay Area's Clipper electronic transit-fare payment card....


Nov 09, 2016, 17:50 ET Committee Approves $27 Million Contract For Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Improvement Project

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)'s Bay Area Toll Authority Oversight Committee today authorized the award of a $27.2 million...


Oct 24, 2016, 16:30 ET MTC Honors Contributions to Bay Area Transportation

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) will present 13 "Excellence in Motion" awards during a ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 26, to honor...


Oct 07, 2016, 15:05 ET Rail~Volution 2016 Conference Comes To San Francisco Bay Area In October

Calling all city planners, elected officials, transportation wonks, housing advocates, environmentalists and urban enthusiasts: A Rail~Volution is...


Oct 04, 2016, 20:10 ET Annual youth conference encourages action for clean air

 The Youth for Environment and Sustainability, or YES, Conference, returns to the Bay Area at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at the...


Oct 03, 2016, 15:41 ET Fresh Data on Bay Area's Vital Signs Show Big Jump in Freeway Congestion for 2015

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today unveiled its annual ranking of the Bay Area's most congested freeway segments, with the...


Sep 26, 2016, 17:12 ET Rail~Volution 2016 Conference Comes To San Francisco Bay Area In October

Calling all city planners, elected officials, transportation wonks, housing advocates, environmentalists and urban enthusiasts: A Rail~Volution is...


Sep 09, 2016, 14:20 ET Ford to Fuel Major Expansion of Bay Area's Bike Share Program

 Bay Area Bike Share operator Motivate — which manages the program under a contract with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:53 ET Third Eastbound Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clears Key Hurdle

 The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:43 ET MTC Seeks to Fill Vacancies on Key Advisory Committee

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission – the Bay Area's transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency – is recruiting...


Jul 26, 2016, 18:52 ET Governor Signs MTC-backed Bill Requiring Auto Dealers to Install Vehicle License Plates at Point of Sale

 Law enforcement will have an easier time catching toll evaders and other law-breakers thanks to MTC-supported legislation that requires car...


Jun 30, 2016, 15:54 ET Plan Bay Area 2040 Comment Session Slated for July 8

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) invite public comments at a joint meeting on...


Jun 21, 2016, 16:51 ET U.S. Dept. of Transportation Commends MTC For Public Outreach, Inter-regional Partnership

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration this spring jointly recertified the San...


Jun 10, 2016, 14:32 ET 2016 Bay Area Team Bike Challenge Tops Participation Record

 Whatever way you measure Team Bike Challenge's impact — whether it is the number of people participating, the amount of green miles...


Jun 10, 2016, 09:00 ET Three Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for Solano, Sonoma and San Francisco Counties

 The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to open houses in...


Jun 08, 2016, 09:00 ET Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House This Week in Napa County

 The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to attend an open house...


Jun 02, 2016, 09:00 ET Bay Area's Aging Streets and Roads Teeter Near Edge of Pavement Quality Cliff

Pavement conditions around the region improved ever so slightly in 2015, but the typical Bay Area street remains seriously worn and likely to need...


Jun 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses This Week in San Mateo, Alameda and Marin Counties

 The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to attend any of three...


May 18, 2016, 18:29 ET Perfect Commute by Bike as Bike to Work Day 2016 Rolls on

 The 22nd annual Bike to Work Day rolled through the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday, May 12. Morning counts tallied...


May 18, 2016, 12:53 ET Marin Home and Garden Expo to Host Free Electric Vehicle Test-Drive Event

 Visitors to the Marin Home and Garden Expo on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22 will be able to test drive some of the newest models of...


May 03, 2016, 18:06 ET 2016 Bike Commuter of the Year Winners Announced

One of the Bay Area's most dedicated bicycle commuters could be massage therapist Liam Casey, who powers through San Francisco's streets on his...