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In the Media

Full Speed Ahead on Gilroy Transit

Perry Woodward is more than the mayor of Gilroy.

Gilroy Dispatch

One-third ponder leaving Bay Area amid costs, congestion

It is so difficult to keep up with the Joneses, especially while navigating through all the gridlock traffic, that a third of Bay Area residents are thinking about clearing out in the next few years.

San Francisco Chronicle

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Recap: Calling the Bay Area Home: Tackling the Affordable Housing and Displacement Challenge

February 2016

Thank you to everyone who participated in Calling the Bay Area Home: Tackling the Affordable Housing and Displacement Challenge. The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and MTC, which jointly sponsored the event, value your ideas. Materials, presentations and video from the housing forum can be found here.


Calling the Bay Area Home: Tackling the Affordable Housing and Displacement Challenge

January 2016

Bay Area housing and transportation policymakers, city planners, community and business leaders, housing developers and advocates are invited to attend a half-day event for a timely and important dialogue on the role that Bay Area local governments and regional agencies — as well as the state and federal government — can play in addressing skyrocketing housing costs and displacement of long-time residents.

Please join us at this special forum on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway, Oakland.