Tag Archives: Mtc

A Bay Area Plan for Development and Displacement – Jul 29

On July 18 the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) approved a thirty-year Smart Growth regional plan. Most notably, the plan seeks to steer the majority of the regions real estate development into specified … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Bay Area Plan for Development and Displacement

On July 18 the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) approved a thirty-year Smart Growth regional plan. Most notably, the plan seeks to steer the majority of the regions real estate development into specified … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MTC’s real estate deal likely legal but financially risky, says state auditor – Marin Independent

SACRAMENTO — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s use of $180 million in bridge toll money to buy a downtown San Francisco office building was likely legal but exposes taxpayers to unknown financial risk, concluded the state’s top auditor. The Bay Area … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MTC’s real estate deal likely legal but financially risky, says state auditor

SACRAMENTO — The Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s use of $180 million in bridge toll money to buy a downtown San Francisco office building was likely legal but exposes taxpayers to unknown financial risk, concluded the state’s top auditor. The Bay Area … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oakland lobbies to keep public agencies in East Bay

OAKLAND — Sometimes no news is good news. The Association of Bay Area Governments’ board of directors emerged from a two-hour closed session Thursday without making a decision to vacate its Oakland headquarters in favor of San Francisco. The board … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment