Plan Bay Area 2040 Final Preferred Scenario Approved

December 2016

Plan Bay Area 2040, an update to the region’s long-range transportation and land use plan, has marked a major milestone with the adoption of the Final Preferred Scenario by the MTC Commission and ABAG Executive Board.


In The Media

East Oakland church paves way with 59-unit apartment project

East Bay Times, 1-13-2017

Plan to build apartments on Berkeley’s Holy Hill dies due to ‘changes in local political landscape’

Berkeleyside, 1-13-2017

VTA may trim, alter Palo Alto bus routes

Mercury News, 1-13-2017

American Canyon luxury apartments provoke concerns

Napa Valley Register, 1-12-2017

No settlement reached in SF’s Prop. B waterfront height limit lawsuit

San Francisco Examiner, 1-12-2017

SF orders 3 warehouses to vacate following ‘Ghost Ship’ fire

San Francisco Examiner, 1-12-2017

Oakland Mayor Schaaf moves to protect tenants

San Francisco Chronicle, 1-12-2017

Novato finalizes $2.2 million loan agreement for downtown SMART station

Marin Independent Journal, 1-12-2017

Port Commission to vote on lease renewal for SF Bay Railroad yard

San Francisco Examiner, 1-11-2017

Marin approves parking ordinance for recreational vehicles

Marin Independent Journal, 1-11-2017


News Features

Plan Bay Area 2040 Draft Preferred Scenario Released

September 2016

Today the Draft Preferred Land Use Scenario was released, marking a major milestone toward the development of Plan Bay Area 2040.

Recap: Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring Open Houses

July 2016

Public comments like those collected during this spring's open houses will help inform staff recommendations and, ultimately, the final decisions about Plan Bay Area 2040 made by members of MTC and ABAG.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Comment Session Slated for July 8

June 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.


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