AC Transit bus
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At nearly 11 p.m. last night, the Oakland City Council unanimously approved plans to bring true Bus Rapid Transit service with bus-only, center lanes to International Boulevard.   It was a...
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Joël Ramos Headshot
At nearly 11PM on Tuesday night, July 17th, the Oakland City Council joined the City Council of San Leandro in unanimous support of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) with dedicated lanes. The route will...
San Francisco train tracks
By Stuart Cohen, Executive Director, TransForm An epic battle over the California high speed rail project ended with a nail-biter on July 9, when the state senate got exactly the 21 votes needed...
Bay Area from above
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The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) began their work on a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for Plan Bay Area. The EIR will...
Bay Area from above
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The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) meetings are getting more and more interesting, with substantive debates pushing staff and...
AC Transit bus
Joël Ramos Headshot
One of the reasons why TransForm was so committed to making sure the East Bay Bus Rapid Transit project (BRT) is done right is because of the tremendous potential it has to become a catalyst for...
Bicyclist in SF
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On May 17, we won a victory for climate emissions reductions when MTC/ABAG dedicated $226 million to the Climate Innovative Grants program as they adopted their proposed transportation investment and...
BART train at station
Jeff Hobson head shot
TransForm is pleased to offer its support of the proposed renewal, extension, and increase of Alameda County’s transportation funding measure, often known as “Measure B”.  Many of you have...
Bike lane by ocean
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Advocates from Across California Visit Every Legislative Office! View all the photos from the Summit. A Powerful Movement is Born Across California regions are adopting Sustainable...
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  We have finally hit the point in the Sustainable Communities Strategy process where MTC has developed a comprehensive Transportation Investment Strategy. We have just sent MTC a letter with...



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