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State, Regional Agencies Join Forces to Prepare Bay Area for Sea Level Rise, Increased Flooding

News Release

Seven regional and state public agencies have executed a new memorandum of understanding committing each agency to a joint work program to address increased threats of flooding and sea level rise in

First Round of Public Engagement for Plan Bay Area 2050+ Concludes

News Story

ABAG and MTC last month wrapped up the first round of public engagement for Plan Bay Area 2050+, a limited and focused update to the regional vision for transportation, housing, economic development

Priority Sites and Priority Conservation Area Online Workshops set for Monday, Tuesday

News Story

ABAG-MTC will host a Priority Sites webinar for local staff and developers looking to learn more about the program on Monday, Sept. 11 from 2 to 3 p.m. Register here for the webinar.

ABAG-MTC Planning Pop-Up Draws Crowd, More Events This Week

News Story

ABAG and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) officially kicked off a public outreach campaign over the weekend in an effort to develop Plan Bay Area 2050+, a focused update to Plan Bay

ABAG, MTC Start Building Plan Bay Area 2050+

News Story

ABAG and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) today officially kicked off a two-and-a-half-year effort to develop Plan Bay Area 2050+, a limited and focused update to Plan Bay Area 2050

ABAG-MTC Win Top Award for Regional Housing Technical Assistance Program

News Story

The work of the Association of Bay Area Governments and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in the housing realm has earned the agencies a top award from the California Chapter – Northern

State Air Regulators Greenlight Plan Bay Area 2050

News Story

Three years after the state’s review process first began, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) this month granted final approval for Plan Bay Area 2050, the long-range vision for the next 30

PDA and PPA Grant Application Process Open; Webinar Wednesday Dec. 14

News Story

The application window for Priority Development Area (PDA) and Priority Production Area (PPA) grants is now open until Feb. 23, 2023.

MTC and ABAG Launch "The Bay Link," A Joint Daily Blog

News Story

MTC and ABAG are excited to announce the launch of the The Bay Link, a joint blog that will provide news, views and analysis on topics of regional interest, including housing, land use, transportation

Bay Trail Summit: Envisioning a Complete San Francisco Bay Trail

News Story

Bay Area planners, advocates and decision-makers gathered in late September to discuss a vision they all share for a completed Bay Trail - 500 continuous miles of shoreline paths ringing the entirety


"Grant Opportunities for Site Assessment, Planning and Cleanup" Webinar Presentation
Brownfields_Funding_Webinar_November_2021.pdf (41.55 MB)