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.


In The Media

Equity Residential sells downtown Berkeley Acheson Commons property to Texas firm

Berkeleyside, 9-27-2016

Funding in pipeline for Corte Madera-Larkspur pathway work

Marin Independent Journal, 9-27-2016

Berkeley candidates share their vision for downtown

Berkeleyside, 9-27-2016

Why housing in Brisbane matters to the region

San Francisco Examiner, 9-27-2016

Landlords submit anti-rent control petition in Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa Press Democrat, 9-27-2016

Editorial: Cupertino Vallco measures critical to city’s future

East Bay Times, 9-27-2016

Golden Gate Ferry’s fall service sees trips eliminated, shifted

San Francisco Examiner, 9-27-2016

New commission might help SF housing crisis

San Francisco Examiner, 9-26-2016

It’s time for a housing preservation bond

San Francisco Examiner, 9-26-2016

New report shows rents falling in San Jose and San Francisco

Mercury News, 9-26-2016


News Features

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.

Residents Get New Online Tools to Help Shape Bay Area’s Future

June 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) this week unveiled two new online tools to make it easier for Bay Area residents to weigh in on the policies and strategies shaping Plan Bay Area 2040, the long-range regional transportation and housing roadmap.


News Releases