Tag Archives: State Audit

MTC real estate deal questioned

In the latest twist in the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s surprisingly tangled attempt to move to San Francisco and cohabitate with other regional government agencies, the state Legislative Counsel is questioning the legality of using bridge toll money to buy the … Continue reading

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State looks at spending, regulations for SF Bay bar pilots

Courtesy of San Francisco Bar Pilots AssociationBar pilots board commercial ships to guide them into Bay Area ports. California’s 56 bar pilots provide a vital service, boarding commercial ships as they approach a buoy west of the Golden Gate Bridge … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Transportation Commission OKs SF move

After a false start, a campaign by Oakland officials and a legislative order for a state audit, a deeply divided Metropolitan Transportation Commission approved on Wednesday the purchase of a downtown San Francisco building that will serve as its home … Continue reading

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MTC Ignores Pending State Audit and Approves Real Estate Speculation Deal

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), with a 10 – 6 vote decided to move forward with the $179 million acquisition and renovation of an office building in San Francisco.  MTC Commissioners immediately went into a closed door session and began … Continue reading

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