Press Conference & Hearing at the MTC

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
Caltrain Set to Hold Hearings on Proposed Fare Hikes and Service Cuts (SF Gate, Merc) Capitol Corridor Seeks Funds to Improve Service to Placer, Alameda Counties (Sac Business Journal) CNN: "Is the U.S. Turning a Corner on High-Speed Rail?" SFMTA Can Act Now and Later to Create a Better Masonic (BIKE NOPA) CHP Officer on […]

MTC Public Hearing on Proposed Oakland Airport Connector

|
MTC proposes to redirect savings in Regional Measure 2 funds from the BART Tube Seismic Strengthening project to the Oakland Airport Connector project. At this meeting, MTC’s Programming and Allocations Committee will hold a public hearing and review the public comments received on the proposed RM2 funding change. Public Hearing notice

Today’s Headlines

|
Despite MTC Promise, Caltrain’s Future “Very Much in Doubt” (SM Daily Journal) Lawmaker Proposes Transit-First Policy for Calif. Coasts (Calif. Streets via Jeff Wood) SFPD Begins “Quietly” Enforcing the Sit/Lie Ordinance (SF Examiner) City Hall Hearing Focuses on Complaints About Segways in Golden Gate Park (SF Gate) This Could Be the Week SFMTA Chief Nat […]

With Clipper Card Change, Some Communities Bemoan Lack of Outreach

|
FTA Regional Director Lesley Rogers, SFMTA CEO Nat Ford, and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom’s Appointment to the MTC, Jon Rubin, at a press conference in the Civic Center Muni Metro station. Photos: Matthew Roth. With the roll-out of the Bay Area-wide Clipper smart card, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the many transit operators adopting […]