News Releases

News Release
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Public and private shuttle services around the Bay Area carried more passengers in the 2014-15 fiscal year than all but six of the region’s public transit agencies, according to the 2016 Bay Area Shuttle Census, released this month by MTC and the Bay Area Council.

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, MTC Chair Dave Cortese, and MTC Commissioners Sam Liccardo and Tom Bates
Friday, September 9, 2016

Bay Area Bike Share operator Motivate today announced a seven-year partnership agreement with Ford Motor Company that will allow Motivate to complete its plan for a tenfold expansion of the region’s bike share network. Bay Area Bike Share will be rebranded as Ford GoBike.

News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The planned addition of a third eastbound lane to Interstate 580 across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and other improvements along the nearly six-mile corridor reached a key milestone this month.

News Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is recruiting interested Bay Area residents to fill four vacancies on its Policy Advisory Council. 

News Release
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

State and local officials joined about 200 people from the surrounding community for the re-opening of a greatly improved Peabody Road last week.

News Release
Friday, August 5, 2016

‘AllNighter’ Outreach Campaign to Raise Awareness of New and Existing Late-Night and Early-Morning Public Transit Options for Bay Area Workers, Residents and Patrons

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Bay Bridge toll plaza
Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Law enforcement will have an easier time catching toll evaders and other law-breakers thanks to MTC-supported legislation that requires car dealers to install temporary vehicle license plates on all newly purchased vehicles.

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Representatives from partner agencies cut the ribbon to celebrate the Hwy 4 widening project
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A community celebration and ribbon cutting this morning marked the completion of the Highway 4 Widening Projects, a six-year-long collaborative endeavor.

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Public interaction at PBA meeting
Thursday, June 30, 2016

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) invite public comments at a joint meeting on Friday, July 8, on alternative planning scenarios for future Bay Area housing and job growth, as well as associated transportation needs.

News Release
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration this spring jointly recertified the SF Bay Area’s transportation planning process through May 2020.