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.


In The Media

In an apocalyptic summer, a historic step to fight climate change

Sacramento Bee, 8-25-2016

Muni pressures cash riders toward Clipper

SF Bay, 8-24-2016

Demand low for California pollution credits

San Francisco Chronicle, 8-24-2016

California Assembly approves climate change law

Sacramento Bee, 8-24-2016

California’s cap-and-trade carbon program sputters again

Sacramento Bee, 8-24-2016

More than a dozen assembly members flipped their votes from last year to support climate change bill

Los Angeles Times, 8-24-2016

California Court Of Appeal Rejects Bay Area Citizens' Challenge To Regional GHG Reduction Plan

Mondaq, 8-24-2016

Getting to the bottom of why SF budget is so big

San Francisco Chronicle, 8-24-2016

San Jose: Lincoln Avenue gets fresh dose of new public art

Mercury News, 8-24-2016

Ruling expected to favor low-income residents of Oakland hotel

San Francisco Chronicle, 8-24-2016


News Features

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.

Three Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for Solano, Sonoma and San Francisco Counties

June 2016

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to open houses in Fairfield and Santa Rosa on Monday, June 13, and in San Francisco on Tuesday, June 14, to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040.


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