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San Francisco Bay Trail Anniversary Gets National Attention
The November issue of the American Planning Association's Planning Magazine features the 30th anniversary of the San Franc
Staff Consolidation Occurred July 1, 2017
After more than two years of work and deliberations, ABAG staff was consolidated with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission on July 1, 2017.
Submit your comments to help Shape the Future of ABAG What does the Bay Area need from its Council of Governments?
Cities, towns, and counties are asked to help Shape the Future of the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG).
Special General Assembly Shaping the Future of ABAG What does the Bay Area Need from its Council of Governments?
More than 120 attendees from local governments throughout the region attended the ABAG Special General Assembly on January 30, 2017.
Option 7 Implementation Action Plan - MTC Due Diligence Reports
At the October 28th joint meeting of the ABAG Administrative Committee and the MTC Planning Committee, Public Financial Management, Inc.
November 7, 2016
To: Mayors, City Council Members, Supervisors, and City Managers and County Administrators
From: Dave Cortese, MTC Chair and Julie Pierce, ABAG President
Letter from ABAG Executive Board to ABAG Staff
Dear ABAG Staff:
Association of Bay Area Governments Executive Director Ezra Rapport Announces Retirement
Executive Director Ezra Rapport will be retiring from the agency he has headed since 2010. Mr. Rapport will leave ABAG effective September 30, 2016.
ABAG-MTC Merger Update
With ABAG Special Executive Board meeting on June 16th, and MTC's Commission meeting on June 22nd, certain conditions established by Resolution 4210 have now been met and the Merger Implementation
Horizon Pop-Up Outreach Meetings, March 2018
This March, MTC staff members visited all nine Bay Area counties to get community input for the Horizon initiative, a new planning effort underway that explores the pressing issues and possible cha