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An east-facing aerial view of Foster City with the sun setting over the mountains in the background.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)’s and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)’s newly released Plan Bay Area 2050+ Draft Blueprint analysis outlines how the nine-county region can advance an affordable, connected, diverse, healthy and vibrant Bay Area for all residents by the year 2050. 

A SolTrans bus sits at a bus stop in the Vallejo Transit Center on a sunny day.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) today released a draft update to the Bay Area’s roster of Equity Priority Communities (EPCs). The agencies invite partners and technical stakeholders to provide comments, ask questions or offer other feedback about the updated draft EPC maps and related materials.

VTA light rail train near a large home on a residential street.

The Joint MTC Planning Committee with the ABAG Administrative Committee on Jan.

Plan Bay Area 2050+ pop-up workshop at Silicon Valley Pride, Sunday, August 27, 2023,

Nearly 3,000 Bay Area residents participated in this summer’s first round of engagement for Plan Bay Area 2050+, a limited and focused update to Plan Bay Area 2050, the long-range plan for transportation, housing, the economy and the environment that was adopted by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABA

Heavily-congested freeway.

During two webinars set for November, learn how Bay Area freeway travel, transit and safety could be improved in 2035, including the potential of all-lane freeway pricing.

Plan Bay Area 2050+ workshop board with comments from members of the public.

How is the “new normal” shaping your life?

Staff from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and Association of Bay Area Governments need your input on how life in the Bay Area has changed as the region emerges from the pandemic. The survey is open now through September 7:

Members of the public providing feedback at a Plan Bay Area 2050+ pop-up workshop.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) officially kicked off a public outreach campaign over the weekend in an effort to develop Pl

MTC/ABAG staff talking with members of the public at a Plan Bay Area pop-up event.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite members of the public to pop-up workshops throughout the summer to provide feedback on the next iteration of the Bay Area’s long-range plan, known as Plan Ba

Members of the public engaging with Plan Bay Area staff at a public information meeting.

MTC and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) today officially kicked off a two-and-a-half-year effort to develop Plan Bay Area 2050+, a limited and focused update to Plan Bay Area 2050, the

Plan Bay Area staff interacting with the public at a pop-up event.

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) invites comments on the Draft 2023 Public Participation Plan (PPP) for the San Francisco Bay Area.