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Santa Rosa plans to revamp bus service

Facing a sharp drop in bus ridership, Santa Rosa is hoping to win back riders by redesigning the bus system to be more convenient and efficient, especially along the city’s busiest travel corridors.

Press Democrat

Bay Area’s Disjointed Public Transit Network Inspires a Call for Harmony

SAN FRANCISCO — There is much to relish about the Bay Area, from the intoxicating landscape to the blissful lack of humidity.

New York Times

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Last week's quiz results

The CA state excise tax on gasoline was 7 cents per gallon in 1964. What would it be today if it were to match the purchasing power of 50 years ago?
37 cents
54 cents

The correct answer is highlighted in yellow. The Plan Bay Area Weekly Poll appears every Monday on this page. The results are published the following Monday. The questions are intended to be educational in nature.

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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!