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Report confirms California’s traffic gridlock

As the Capitol’s debate over raising money to fix California’s dilapidated roadways heats up, a new report from Texas A&M University declares that the state’s motorists put up with some of the nation’s worst traffic congestion.

Sacramento Bee

Benicia transit hub begins construction

Benicia >> A project that has been in the works for years finally broke ground this week.

Times Herald Online

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What We Heard: Your Comments From the Spring Open Houses

June 29, 2015

"What concerns you about the future of your community?" this board asks. (Photo by Karl Nielsen)

Photo: Karl Nielsen/MTC

Some 600 individuals participated in one of the nine Plan Bay Area 2040 open houses held throughout the region, or in the virtual open house on this website's Open Forum. Additional comments were received via email and mail. Read all of it on the "Your Comments" page!