The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) announced Tuesday new underwriting guidelines for its four-year-old Bay Area Preservation Pilot loan fund, which is designed to help nonprofit housing developers and community land trusts finance the acquisition and preservation of existing multifamily properties that are affordable for lower- and moderate-income renters and located in areas with high-frequency transit service. Read More
This May, Bike Month and “Bike to Wherever Days” (BTWD) once again will roll across the nine counties of the Bay Area, and include the return of Bike to Work Day on May 20. Read More
Construction of the multi-use path over Corte Madera Creek in Larkspur continues to make good progress, according to the Transportation Authority of Marin. Read More
San Francisco's new bus rapid transit system along Van Ness Avenue received a boost from MTC's Resolution 3434 – the region’s transit expansion program, which included an endorsement of FTA Small Starts funds for the project.
Deadline Extended: Bay Area high school students, be part of Summer Academy on transportation, housing equity and more
Are you or do you know high school students interested in how the Bay Area deals with issues like environmental justice, housing and transportation equity, community health and social justice? Four regional government agencies are sponsoring an online Bay Area Summer Academy to provide insights into how regional governments address these issues and how the public, including students, can help advance equity across the Bay Area. Read More