Press Releases

New Report: How New Homes Near Transit Address Climate and Affordability
June 2021

TransForm Statement on California Comeback Plan
May, 2021

TransForm Statement on American Jobs Plan
March, 2021

Statement of Darnell Grisby on his Appointment to the California Transportation Commission
March, 2021

TransForm Statement on the Inauguration of President Biden and Vice President Harris
January 20, 2021

TransForm statement on state transportation committee chairmanships
December 15, 2020

TransForm Statement on November 2020 Election Results
November 4, 2020

TransForm Announces New Executive Director
October 19, 2020

TransForm Statement on Bay Area Healthy Transit Plan
August 18, 2020

New poll: Public favors income tax on wealthy over sales tax to fund regional transportation
May 8, 2020

Regional Express (ReX) Transit Network would Dramatically Improve Bay Area Transportation
October 17, 2019

TransForm and Lyft Announce New Partnership for Transportation Equity in Oakland
February 11, 2019

Road pricing can fix traffic and inequities
January 29, 2019

Ford GoBike is a model for equitable bike share access in the US, thanks to community engagement
September 20, 2018

Statement on SFMTA Scooter Permit Approvals
August 29, 2018

Bike Share System Passes Growth Milestones
January 11, 2018

Promising New Guidelines for Measuring Transportation Impacts Under CEQA
November 27, 2017

Will New Transportation Technologies Worsen Inequality?
July 11, 2017

Bay Area Advocates Push for a More Equitable Bike Share System
June 22, 2017

TransForm Statement on BART Safe Transit Policy
June 22, 2017

Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program Achieves GHG Reductions While Investing in Disadvantaged Communities
June 5, 2017

TransForm Statement on SB 1
April 7, 2017

TransForm Statement on Governor's 2017-18 Budget Proposal
January 10, 2017

TransForm Statements on Election Results
November 8, 2016

Community Engagement brings Equity to East Bay Bike Share
October 18, 2016

Statement by TransForm Executive Director Stuart Cohen at Bus Rapid Transit Groundbreaking Ceremony
August 26, 2016

TransForm's statement on SB 32 and AB 197
August 24, 2016

New report shows that, without changes, proposed tax measure could fail to advance climate goals
June 1, 2016

Proposed State Bills Support Better Transit and Safer Streets
March 11, 2016

New video, updated mapping tool show impact of California’s climate investments
March 1, 2016

Governor’s Budget Proposal Increases Transportation Funding, Except for Biking and Walking
January 7, 2016

New website maps the benefits of California’s climate investments
July 15, 2015

TransForm statement on Governor Brown's May Budget Revision
May 14, 2015

TransForm statement in response to Governor’s Executive Order strengthening climate protection goals
April 29, 2015

New GreenTRIP Parking Database provides powerful tool to build smarter, low-traffic communities
September 18, 2014

Statement from TransForm on AB 32 (Perea)
July 3, 2014

Report Proves Climate Change-Fighting Power of Building Affordable Homes Near Transit
May 15, 2014

Bay Area less sprawling than much of country, according to national analysis
April 2, 2014

Media Response: SSTI Caltrans Review
January 31, 2014

Second annual Let’s Get Moving Silicon Valley seeks public participation in fostering healthy communities and greater transportation choices
January 27, 2014

Governor’s Budget Important First Step in Funding Sustainable Communities
January 10, 2014

State Transportation Gets New Direction, and Funding in Governor’s Proposed Budget
January 9, 2014

Innovation required to curb congestion on Highway 101, report says
December 16, 2013

TransForm statement on legal challenge to Plan Bay Area
August 7, 2013

One in eight California bridges “structurally deficient”
June 19, 2013

Statement on state budget deal that delays climate action with $500 million loan
June 10, 2013

Governor’s Budget Revision Misses Golden Opportunity To Reduce Climate Pollution Now
May 15, 2013

Cap-and-Trade: Southern California Leaders Call for Investing Billions in Public Transportation, Sustainable Communities
February 27, 2013

Oakland transportation advocate named one of California’s top leaders
January 18, 2013

New Momentum for Climate Emissions Reductions, Health, and Transportation
November 19, 2012

TransForm applauds vote to begin High Speed Rail construction
July 6, 2012

Federal Transportation Deal: A Step Backwards for California and the Nation
June 29, 2012

Statement of solidarity from the employees of TransForm
November 2, 2011

Statement of Solidarity with Occupy Oakland/Wall Street
October 29, 2011

New Report Says $142 Billion Needed to Fix and Maintain California's Public Transportation Over Next Ten Years
October 27, 2011

San Francisco Region Second In Nation For Deficient Bridges
October 19, 2011

New Report: Skyrocketing Number of Seniors Face Mobility Challenges
June 14, 2011

3/22/2011: One in Five Bay Area Bridges Deemed Structurally Deficient
March 22, 2011

Public transportation riders rejoice as transit tax benefit is extended
December 17, 2010

California’s Transportation Policies Threaten Progress on Climate Change
December 14, 2010

TransForm Comments on Proposed Congressional Cuts in Commuter Benefits
November 30, 2010

New Study: LA No Longer #1 in Traffic
September 28, 2010

TransForm Comments on I-680/Sunol Express Lane Opening
September 17, 2010

TransForm Comments on Bay Area SB 375 Kick-Off
April 21, 2010

TransForm Comments on State Legislature's Gas Tax Swap
March 4, 2010

MTC Set to Green Light $80 Million Climate Program
December 15, 2009

TransForm awards first GreenTRIP certification to The Ohlone
December 1, 2009

Californians Could Save $31 Billion and Cut Emissions by More Than One-Third by Living in Smart Growth Communities
November 18, 2009

Landmark Smart Growth Program to be Defunded in East Contra Costa County
November 17, 2009

San Jose Ranked 26th in Nation for Preventable Pedestrian Deaths, Report Shows
November 9, 2009