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

Hearing set for EIR on Roberts Ranch, 758-home development in Vacaville

Fairfield Daily Republic, 11-23-2016

Oakland: Concerns voiced about Park Boulevard changes

East Bay Times, 11-23-2016

Roadshow: Maybe I-80 ‘smart’ lanes are helping after all

Mercury News, 11-23-2016

City seeks artists to beautify Napa stretch of Vine Trail

Napa Valley Register, 11-23-2016

San Jose eases rules to build granny units to increase housing stock

Mercury News, 11-23-2016

Eviction leads to desperate housing hunt

San Francisco Chronicle, 11-22-2016

St. Helena affordable housing project headed to City Council

Napa Valley Register, 11-22-2016

Oakland apartment tower plan riles surrounding residents

San Francisco Chronicle, 11-22-2016

Solano needs blended into new transportation plan

Fairfield Daily Republic, 11-22-2016

Sonoma County transportation planners await word on funding under President-elect Trump

Santa Rosa Press Democrat, 11-21-2016


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.


News Releases