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Transportation, Housing Strategies Rise to the Top for Mayor of Bayville Participants
News Feature
Wednesday, December 18, 2019

New routes for bicycles and pedestrians, denser housing near transit stops, and more frequent and reliable train service were the top three strategies chosen by more than 3,100 people who played th

Pop-Up Events Get People Talking About Bay Area's Future
News Feature
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Better public transit, more affordable housing and new routes for safe biking and walking were recurring themes raised by Bay Area residents at more than three dozen “pop-up” workshops held around

MTC Invites Bay Area Residents to Shape Strategy for Expanding Public Involvement
News Release
Monday, February 5, 2018

How can we get more people involved in transportation policies and investment choices? What are the best ways to encourage Bay Area residents to participate in planning for the region’s future?

June 1 Deadline to Comment on Draft Plan Bay Area 2040
News Feature
Friday, May 26, 2017

The deadline for the public to comment on the Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 is June 1, 2017.

Two Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for San José and Santa Rosa
News Release
Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in San José (Marriott Hotel, San Jose Ballroom IV-VI,

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House This Weekend in Mill Valley
News Release
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to an open house and presentation in Mill Valley (Mill Valley Community Center,

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House This Week in San Francisco
News Release
Monday, May 15, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to an open house in San Francisco (Bay Area Metro Center, Yerba Buena Conferenc

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Next Week in Napa and Fairfield
News Release
Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in Napa (Elks Lodge, 2840 Soscol Avenue) and in Fairfi

Public Invited to Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House in Walnut Creek and Public Hearing in San Francisco This Week
News Release
Monday, May 8, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to an open house in Walnut Creek (Embassy Suites Hotel, Contra Costa Ballroom,

Draft Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Scheduled for May in All Nine Counties
News Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) this May are holding a series of nine open houses across the Bay Area and invite residents to sha

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Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Santa Rosa, May 2017
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Monday, May 22, 2017

MTC and ABAG held another Plan Bay Area 2040 open house in Santa Rosa on May 22, 2017.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: San Jose, May 2017
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Monday, May 22, 2017

MTC and ABAG held another Plan Bay Area 2040 open house in San Jose on May 22, 2017.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Mill Valley, May 2017
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Saturday, May 20, 2017

MTC and ABAG invited the public to an open house and presentation in Mill Valley on Saturday, May 20, to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: San Francisco, May 2017
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

MTC and ABAG hosted a Plan Bay Area 2040 open house in San Francisco on May 17, 2017.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Napa, May 2017
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Monday, May 15, 2017

MTC and ABAG held another Plan Bay Area 2040 open house in Napa on May 15, 2017.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Walnut Creek, May 2017
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

MTC and ABAG held another Plan Bay Area 2040 open house in Walnut Creek on May 10, 2017.

MTC staff member Georgia Gann Dohrmann speaks with a resident in Fremont at the Plan Bay Area 2040 open house for Alameda County.
Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Fremont, May 2017
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Thursday, May 4, 2017

MTC and ABAG kicked off one of its first Plan Bay Area 2040 open houses in Fremont on May 4, 2017.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Open House: Redwood City, May 2017
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Thursday, May 4, 2017

MTC and ABAG kicked off one of its first Plan Bay Area 2040 open houses in Redwood City on May 4, 2017.

Nancy Garcia at Plan Bay Area outreach open house in Richmond
Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring 2016 Open Houses
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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Plan Bay Area 2040 public open houses were held in May and June 2016.