Informational session on Bus Rapid Transit begins at 6 PM, followed by a Planning Commission meeting and hearing on Berkeley’s Locally Preferred Alternative beginning at 7PM. Opponents have been out in force, and we need supporters to attend this meeting.
"The public workshop for the LPA (Locally Preferred Alternative) has been split into two sessions, one with the Transportation Commission and the other with the Planning Commission. Opportunities to learn about BRT and the draft LPA proposal will be provided from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM before the meetings. Public comment will be taken at […]
PARK MERCED MIXED-USE PROJECT OVERVIEW AND DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT – INFORMATIONAL ONLY
Agenda and Schedule MTC Planning Committee with the Association of Bay Area Governments Administration Committee 9:30 am Operations Committee 10 am Clipper Program Contract Actions Hub Signage Program Legislation Committee 10:15 am Special Meeting of the Association of Bay Area Governments, Bay Area Air Quality Management District, Bay Conservation and Development Commission and Metropolitan Transportation Commission Joint Policy […]
From Greenbelt Alliance: Change is in the air. Kickstarted at the recent Planning Commission meeting, Oakland’s Broadway-Valdez specific planning process is now in full swing: this fall, the City of Oakland will release a draft plan and draft environmental impact report for the area. How can we, as advocates and Oakland residents, make the most of this opportunity? With […]
Image: SFCTA With the announcement of this year’s $1.8 billion in Federal New Starts and Small Starts grants [PDF], two of the Bay Area’s Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) projects are set to receive much-needed money to maintain their viability in the face of severe budget cuts. The vote of confidence in the Bay Area’s first […]