Ballot measure

event graphic with title, speaker names and headshots. Title is Solving Problems as a Region: Learning from Housing
TransForm headshot for the Policy Advocacy Manager, Hayley Currier
05/28/2021
As we rebuild public transit back from pandemic-related setbacks and look to the future of what our transportation system could and should be, it is clear that we need to tackle these problems as a...
Cyclist in front of a Caltrain train with the text: "Thank you for voting!"
Headshot of Darnell Grisby
11/10/2020
Last week was a long one, but we now know that change is coming to the White House and the country. Despite the focus on narrow margins in the few states that decide the presidential contest, we can...
"Vote like a TransFormer" with icons for a bus, a house, a pedestrian, and a bike.
10/06/2020
With so much attention focused on November 3rd’s momentous presidential election, it’s easy to forget the many other important issues on the ballot. As usual, there are some very important decisions...
Anonymous Uber driver with face covered and a protest sign that says "regulate uber"
Clarrissa Cabansagan Headshot
10/06/2020
TransForm’s work around shared mobility and tech-enabled transportation services is driven by our belief that these innovations must prioritize the needs of people who have been left behind in the...
Caltrain arriving at a station
TransForm headshot for the Policy Advocacy Manager, Hayley Currier
10/02/2020
The future of Caltrain, the commuter rail between San Francisco and San Jose, is on the ballot as Measure RR in three counties on November 3. Measure RR, a 1/8-cent sales tax dedicated to Caltrain,...
Cleaning crew on NYC bus. Flickr: MTAphotos/Andrew Cashin
TransForm headshot for the Policy Advocacy Manager, Hayley Currier
05/18/2020
This was supposed to be an uplifting year for Bay Area transit—the year we would vote for a transformative region-wide transportation funding measure. Instead, 2020 turned out to be the year of the...
Yes on J logo - for climate resilience and transportation justice
TransForm headshot for the Policy Advocacy Manager, Hayley Currier
01/31/2020
On March 3, Contra Costa County voters will have an opportunity to approve the most equitable, sustainable transportation funding measure the county has ever seen. Yes, the measure includes $1.9...
woman on bike share with the words, thank you for voting for healthy, connected communities
11/09/2018
This post has been updated to reflect the passage of Measure W, which was still up in the air when the original post was published. The November 2018 election was a big one for transportation and...
sign saying "affordable housing now"
Pedro's headshot
09/19/2018
I work on affordable housing issues with the Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California. But you don’t have to work on housing issues professionally to be concerned about the state’s...
Vote November 6!
09/19/2018
When you look at the measures on the ballot in the Bay Area and statewide this November, you’ll see two big themes — transportation and housing. No coincidence, these are arguably the two biggest...

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