New partnership announced to address region's affordable housing crisis
Housing
Mark Prado January 24, 2019
By Mark Prado
San Francisco

Bay Area community and faith leaders, housing advocates, business leaders, and philanthropists announced Thursday the launch of a regional public-private housing partnership with a goal of building one of the country’s largest investment funds to address the regional affordable housing crisis.

MTC-ABAG

MTC selects new leader

By Mark Prado
 Therese McMillan

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission named Therese McMillan as its new executive director on Wednesday. Read More

Board authorizes ABAG president to sign CASA Compact Mark Prado January 18, 2019
By Mark Prado
ABAG

A plan to bring more affordable housing to the Bay Area won approval this week from the ABAG Executive Board.

SMART hits 1 million passenger mark
Transportation
Mark Prado January 17, 2019
By Mark Prado
SMART train

The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit rail system in the North Bay surpassed the 1 million passenger mark on Thursday.

Far off suburbs need affordable units too
Housing
Mark Prado January 16, 2019
By Mark Prado
Healdsburg

An analysis of Healdsburg in Sonoma County says it needs more affordable housing and warns that residents may find themselves priced out of the area.