Public Comment

MTC invites residents to weigh in on proposed amendments to Express Lane toll policies
Transportation
Mark Prado April 20, 2022
Express Lane Toll Policies

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and its Bay Area Infrastructure Financing Authority (BAIFA) affiliate is inviting Bay Area residents to learn about and comment on proposed changes to the Express Lane Toll Facility Ordinance during a public comment period that continues through May 24, 2022.

Thursday: Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 comment session
Public Participation
Jimmy Moore July 20, 2021
cover of the pba report

A Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 release webinar is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 released; public invited to comment
MTC-ABAG
Jimmy Moore July 20, 2021
cover of the pba report

After three years of public discussion and technical work, The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) released Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 on Wednesday. Plan Bay Area 2050 is a long-range plan charting the course for the future of the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area. The Draft Plan Bay Area 2050 is being released today for a public comment period that will run through 5 p.m., Tuesday, July 20, 2021.

Plan Bay Area 2050 Public Engagement 2020 Year in Review
Public Participation
Mark Prado January 29, 2021

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.

Bay Area transportation projects released for public review
MTC
Mark Prado November 10, 2020
TIP

MTC has released the Draft 2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). This list of more than 700 Bay Area transportation projects reflects approximately $10.3 billion in committed federal, state and local funding for the four-year period through 2024.

San Francisco residents invited to Wednesday comment session on Plan Bay Area
Public Participation
Mark Prado July 27, 2020
Plan Bay Area 2050

San Francisco residents will be able to voice their views from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday on the newly released Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint, a 30-year regional vision that seeks to create a more affordable, connected, diverse, healthy and vibrant Bay Area.

Contra Costa comment session for Plan Bay Area set for Monday
Public Participation
Mark Prado July 17, 2020
Contra Costa

Contra Costa residents will be able to voice their views from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday on the newly released Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint, a 30-year regional vision that seeks to create a more affordable, connected, diverse, healthy and vibrant Bay Area.

Marin comment session for Plan Bay Area set for Saturday
Public Participation
Mark Prado July 14, 2020
Plan Bay Area 2050

Marin County residents will be able to voice their views from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday on the newly released Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint, a 30-year regional vision that seeks to create a more affordable, connected, diverse, healthy and vibrant Bay Area.

Regional Agencies Seek Input on the Future of the Bay Area
Public Participation
Mark Prado July 10, 2020
Plan Bay Area 2050

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) are inviting the Bay Area public to provide input on the newly released Plan Bay Area 2050 Draft Blueprint, a 30-year regional vision that seeks to create a more affordable, connected, diverse, healthy and vibrant Bay Area for all. The Draft Blueprint is being released for a public comment period that will run through August 10, 2020.

Mayor of Bayville planning game proves popular
MTC-ABAG
Mark Prado December 19, 2019
Plan Bay Area 2050

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 the Mayor of Bayville this fall as part of the development of Plan Bay Area 2050, a long-range transportation and housing plan that will help chart a course for the Bay Area’s future over the next 30 years.