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ABAG-MTC Executive Director Therese McMillan Announces Retirement

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Therese W. McMillan, executive director of the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) since 2019, notified the Commission that she will retire from

Bay Trail Focus of Bay Day 2022, Event Kicks Off Friday

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The San Francisco Bay Trail will come into focus for the next month as Save The Bay invites the public to be part of the seventh annual Bay Day.

Deadline Extended: Bay Area High School Students, Be Part of the Summer Academy on Transportation, Housing Equity and More

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Four regional government agencies are sponsoring an online Bay Area Summer Academy to provide insights into how regional governments address these issues and how the public, including students, can

ABAG, MTC Name Public Finance Veteran Derek Hansel New CFO

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The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and today announced the selection of Derek Hansel to serve as the agencies’ chief financial officer

Survey: Share Thoughts on Challenges Facing the San Francisco Estuary

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The San Francisco Estuary Partnership is updating its Estuary Blueprint, which lays out priority actions needed for a healthy, resilient San Francisco Estuary by 2050. The partnership is seeking input

Plan Bay Area 2050 January 2021 Update

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Welcome to the Plan Bay Area 2050 newsletter! Here’s what is coming up this month... Happy New Year! Long-Range Planning Continues We would like to wish everyone across the Bay Area a Happy New Year

Plan Bay Area 2040 Spring Outreach Extends Regional Conversation on Housing and Transportation

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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

Bay Area Open Houses Scheduled for Plan Bay Area 2040 Regional Transportation and Housing Plan

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Who: Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) & Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) What: A series of public open houses for Bay Area residents to learn about an update to the region's long

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

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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