News and Stories

New ABAG Leaders Take Dais
News Story
Friday, January 17, 2020

The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) new President, Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin, and new Vice President, Napa County Supervisor Belia Ramos, took the

ABAG Vice Presidental Election - Public Notice
News Story
Friday, November 8, 2019

Due to impacts by fires in the North and East Bay counties and by the electrical power shut-offs over the past week, the deadline for submitting voter ballots for the ABAG Vice Presidental election

The Power of Saving Power: BayREN Gets Boost From State Agency
News Story
Friday, October 25, 2019

Residents in the Bay Area and across the state will have more access to energy-saving programs after the California Public Utilities Commission issued a proposed decision this week expanding Region

Bay Trail Contest Winner gets "lost in the actual beauty of the Bay.”
News Story
Friday, October 11, 2019

Maxwell Corleone of Hayward first explored the San Francisco Bay Trail through a middle school science club biking from the San Leandro Marina to the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center without e

ABAG, MTC Name Therese W. McMillan New Executive Director
News Release
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today named Therese Watkins McMillan as its new Executive Director.

Apply now for NOAA's Coastal Resilience Grants
News Story
Monday, January 21, 2019

Cities, towns, and counties are invited to apply for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Coastal Resilience Grants to fund climate resilience projects in their jurisdiction

Executive Board Authorizes President Rabbitt Signature on CASA Report
News Story
Friday, January 18, 2019

In a 21-to-9 vote, the ABAG Executive Board last night authorized ABAG President Rabbitt to sign the CASA Compact.

Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring Outreach Extends Regional Conversation on Housing and Transportation
News Story
Monday, June 27, 2016

During May and June, more than 1,100 members of the public attended open houses or took an online quiz to learn about and comment on an update to the region's long-range transportation and housing

3rd Hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on Regional Planning for the San Francisco Bay Area Friday, May 20, 2016
News Story
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Elihu M. Harris State Building, Auditorium
1515 Clay Street, Oakland

Bay Area Open Houses Scheduled for Plan Bay Area 2040 Regional Transportation and Housing Plan
News Story
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Who: Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) &
Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)



Public Notice of Ballot Counting ABAG VP election
form_2019_public_notice_election_counting_voter_ballots.pdf (137.37 KB)
2019-20 Proposed ABAG Budget and Work Program
abag_budgetwork_book_proposed_ga.pdf (1.77 MB)