What’s on the Horizon?

  Horizon is in full swing. As we count down our remaining days of summer, there are plenty of ways to get involved as Horizon continues to explore a range of challenges and opportunities that the Bay Area is likely to face between now and 2050.   Share Your BIG IDEAS for Transportation You say […]

Horizon Request for Transformative Projects

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) are still collecting BIG ideas for transportation in the Bay Area, and we want to hear from you! The Request for Transformative Projects, part of MTC and ABAG’s Horizon initiative, is a unique opportunity to reshape Bay Area transportation as we know […]

What’s on the Horizon?

  Thank you for being a part of the exciting launch of Horizon! This ambitious initiative explores a range of questions that traditionally have been outside the regional planning process and opens up the conversation to the public, planners and policymakers. Several events took place in June that explored the challenges and opportunities that the Bay Area likely […]

MTC Call for Ideas: Transformative Transportation Projects for the Bay Area’s Future

  Dear Horizon supporters, stakeholders, and Bay Area residents with big ideas::   Do you find yourself daydreaming of new ways to cross over or under the San Francisco Bay? Do you have fresh ideas to improve your commute to work or to help folks get around the congested Bay Area? Then this could be […]

Release of Draft 2019 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

   Release of Draft 2019 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and Draft Transportation-Air Quality Conformity Analysis for the Amended Plan Bay Area 2040 and the 2019 TIP for Public Review and Comment   The Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) lists the near-term transportation projects, programs and investment priorities for the San Francisco Bay Area’s surface transportation system–projects that […]

MTC: What should the Bay Area look like in 2050?

Help Us Plan the Future of the Bay Area! The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) are partner regional agencies working together to make the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area a better place to live for people from all walks of life. MTC and ABAG have launched an exciting new initiative, tentatively called Futures, […]

MTC Press Release: “Final Plan and Environmental Impact Report Released for Policymakers’ Review”

     Final Plan and Environmental Impact Report  Released for Policymakers’ Review Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) staff today released proposed revisions to the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 and the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for consideration by the Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)’s Executive Board. Policymakers will discuss both documents […]

MTC – What We Heard: Review Public Comments on Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 and the Draft EIR

Thank you to everyone who attended a Plan Bay Area 2040 open house or public hearing in May and submitted comments on the Draft Plan or the Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR). On June 9, a summary of what we heard from residents was presented to the Joint MTC Planning and ABAG Administrative Committee. You […]

Metropolitan Transportation Commission – Regional Advisory Working Group – May 2, 2017

The packet for the 9:30 a.m. Regional Advisory Working Group (RAWG) to be held May 2, 2017 in the Yerba Buena meeting room on the first floor of the Bay Area Metro Center, 375 Beale Street, San Francisco, CA, is now live on MTC’s Legistar website at (please note the packet is a PDF document): […]

MTC: Plan Bay Area 2040 Draft Environmental Impact Report released for public review

The Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for Plan Bay Area 2040 has been released for public review. Access the Draft EIR document online here: http://2040.planbayarea.org/reports The Draft EIR has been prepared in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) to analyze and disclose the potentially adverse significant impacts associated with implementation of theproposed Plan […]