News and Stories

Future of Jobs Horizon Perspective Paper Released
News Story
Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Intended as a report to inform the wider regional planning effort called Horizon being undertaken by the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC),

Winners of the “Art on the Horizon” Contest Announced
News Story
Friday, April 26, 2019

Winners of the "Art on the Horizon: Youth Confronting Climate Change" contest sponsored by ABAG and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission were announced this week at the Y-Plan Policy Summit a

New Horizon Perspective Paper Previewed at Joint ABAG Administrative Committee and MTC Planning Committee
News Story
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The ABAG Administrative Committee and the MTC Planning Committee are meeting on Friday, September 14th to preview Perspective Paper #2 Preview: Toward a Shared Future: Strategies to Reduce Congesti


Y-PLAN: The Future Belongs to Youth
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

MTC is partnering with the Center for Cities + School’s Y-PLAN program to work with Bay Area students on the Horizon initiative.

Expand Your Horizon Event: Autonomous Vehicles Perspective Paper
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Autonomous vehicles are set to be one of the greatest disrupters to transportation in our lifetime. What impact might they have on the Bay Area?

A young Redwood City resident shares her thoughts on what the Bay Area should look like in 2050.
Horizon Pop-Up Outreach Meetings, March 2018
Photo Gallery
Thursday, April 12, 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