Stories about MTC

The Lexus Lanes — and why they won’t work

Instead of rewarding carpools and getting people out of private cars, we are rewarding wealth and encouraging more people to drive. How does this make sense?

The problem with “smart growth”

In San Francisco today, It amounts to ethnic and class cleansing, whatever the rationalization

Resist Trump — dump Ford (and ignore the Super Bowl hype)

A Sunday Super Bowl ad touts Ford's new vision -- for a car-driven, non-union future. SF shouldn't be fooled

The year that local zoning control comes under attack

A new move to usurp the ability of cities to control development moves forward, quickly and quietly

Wiener’s first bill could set off housing war

Should the state force cities to build more market-rate housing? Who decides how much?

More than a million people in SF? Did anyone ask you?

New regional plan, adopted with little public input, pushes massive growth for San Francisco -- with no promise of money for transit or social equity

Have regional planners set their targets on SF’s growth-control law?

Future scenarios include eliminating Prop. M, which limits office space in the city

ABAG leaders betray local cities

Has the agency already decided to capitulate to the MTC's coup?

A regional-planning coup

Bay Area could become the only region where unaccountable transit agency controls local planning policy

Regional government sells out Bay Area cities

The latest ABAG-MTC merger deal pays little attention to the constituents of the two powerful agencies