Public Participation

Public Participation

Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 public engagement recap set for Aug. 17

Plan Bay Area feedback

The public is invited to attend a webinar on Tuesday, Aug. 17, at 9:30 a.m., where staff from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Association of Bay Area Governments will summarize “What We Heard” during the spring-summer 2021 public comment period of Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 and the Draft Implementation Plan. Read More

Public Participation

Draft EIR for Plan Bay Area 2050 released; public invited to comment

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The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) have released for public review the Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for Plan Bay Area 2050, the region’s long-range plan that outlines 35 integrated strategies across four key issues — housing, the economy, transportation, and the environment — to make the Bay Area more equitable for all residents and more resilient in the face of unexpected challenges. Public comment on this document is open to July 20, 2021. Read More

Thursday: Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 comment session
Public Participation
Jimmy Moore July 20, 2021
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A Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 release webinar is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

Public Participation

Plan Bay Area 2050 Public Engagement 2020 Year in Review

In 2020, staff from MTC and the Association of Bay Area Governments held 35 public events about Plan Bay Area 2050, in order to exchange ideas with residents and staff from partner organizations. Over 180,000 comments were received from over 15,000 people on the four key issues addressed in the plan—the economy, the environment, housing and transportation. Read More

Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint: Outreach Recap
Public Participation
Mark Prado September 1, 2020
Plan Bay Area 2050

Thousands of Bay Area residents chimed in during the second round of Plan Bay Area 2050 outreach, conducted virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A summary of those comments is available on the Plan Bay Area website.