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GreenTRIP certified First Community Housing project in San Jose
07/08/2014
What could developers do with $2.4 billion and more space? What could families do with another $8,000 in their pockets? How many more parks, plazas and bike lanes could a city make if we added more...
Photo: Alameda County Transportation Commission
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
06/30/2014
Earlier this year, Public Advocates and Urban Habitat filed suit against the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) over the agency's outdated Countywide Transportation Plan (CTP)...
Happy BART Rider
Joël Ramos Headshot
06/20/2014
The BART Board's decision to set the fare for the Oakland Airport Connector at $6 per ride instead of a proposed $4 fare on June 12 was a huge victory for everyday BART riders.  When...
California's landmark budget agreement on cap-and-trade leads the nation.
06/13/2014
 Yesterday, the Governor and Legislature reached an agreement for investing billions in cap-and-trade proceeds for this coming year, as well as a framework for future years. It reflects many of...
Jeff Hobson
06/03/2014
This November, Alameda County voters will face a big decision: whether to approve Measure BB, the proposed extension and increase of Alameda County’s transportation funding measure. The $7.8...
Jeff Hobson
05/21/2014
San Mateo County officials agree! Testing innovative approaches to reduce traffic on Highway 101 is a necessity – especially since the gridlocked corridor offers passage between two massive...
BART's Oakland Airport Connector will open in 2015
Joël Ramos Headshot
05/16/2014
When the BART Board votes on what the fares should be for the Oakland Airport Connector (OAC), TransForm wants to make sure the Board hears loud and clear that they should charge higher-income...
Bianca Taylor Headshot
05/15/2014
As the California legislature debates how to spend billions of dollars in cap-and-trade revenue to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, we now have proof that a powerful climate strategy is to build...
South San Francisco Walking Tour
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
05/02/2014
March 22 was an unusually sunny Saturday in South San Francisco – perfect weather for a walk around the City’s Downtown Plan Area. That morning a group of over 35 individuals put on their comfy shoes...
Jeff Hobson
04/23/2014
Back in 2009, BART’s management claimed the Oakland Airport Connector (OAC) would cover all of its own costs. TransForm and many of our allies didn’t believe it then, and now we have new evidence...

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