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Budget Belt-Tightening Squeezes Housing, Resilience, Transportation

News Story

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s newly proposed state budget for the 2023-24 fiscal year includes major cuts to funding for housing, climate and transportation that were included in last year’s budget.

ABAG-MTC Group in Washington to Advocate for Funding via Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

News Story

ABAG Executive Board President and Berkeley mayor Jesse Arreguin this week joins a group of Metropolitan Transportation Commission members and ABAG-MTC staff in Washington to advocate for funding

ABAG, MTC Leaders Applaud Passage of New Infrastructure Bill

News Release

MTC Chair Alfredo Pedroza and ABAG Executive Board President Jesse Arreguín today lauded Congress for its passage of the nearly $1 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

San Francisco Estuary Partnership Base Funding Awaiting Presidential Signature

News Story

The San Francisco Estuary Partnership's (SFEP) base funding bill, S1523, has made it out of the United States House and the Senate and is now awaiting approval from the President. The SFEP, along with

Housing Action Agenda Approved on March 17, 2016

News Story

The ABAG Executive Board unanimously approved the Housing Action Agenda on March 17, 2016. In the coming months, ABAG will develop a detailed work plan to identify actions locally, regionally and

San Francisco Bay Clean Water, Pollution Prevention and Habit Restoration Measure

News Story

On January 13, 2016, the San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority's Board unanimously voted to place a funding measure on the June 7, 2016 ballot in the nine-county Bay Area to generate funds to

State Approves $47 Million in Affordable Housing Grants for 11 Bay Area Projects 777 New Units of Low-Income Housing to Be Built

News Story

Local transportation and planning officials are applauding yesterday's action by California's Strategic Growth Council to award over $47 million in state Cap-and-Trade funds to 11 affordable, transit


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