Cheryl Viegas Walker, representing the Imperial County Transportation Commission, will serve as the president of the Board of Directors for the California Association of Councils of Governments.
WRCOG helps local jurisdictions purchase streetlamps from utilities, improve lighting, and save money.
TCAG helps the City of Woodlake find funding for key transportation elements for a downtown enhancement plan that has the result of attracting business and increasing transit ridership.
ACTC offers gilded incentives to students choosing active transportation options to get to and from school.
LA Metro uses an innovative permeable pavement solution at a bus yard to help protect the water quality for the Los Angeles Estuary.
A region-wide fee program has raised $800 million over the last 15 years and delivered 100 capital projects to ease traffic congestion in western Riverside County.
Most MPOs are forecasting substantially increased infill development in their regional transportation plans. But that is only a forecast. There is still a lot of work to do to make that forecast a reality.
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) created a new revolving loan program—called the Transit Oriented Affordable Housing (TOAH) Program—that provides early loan financing for affordable housing projects that are well-located in transit-rich areas.
The Contra Costa Transportation Authority contributes local sales tax funds from Measure J to support the first 10 years of operations for a ferry service starting this month from the new Richmond Ferry Terminal.
Steve Heminger, executive director of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) since 2001 and of the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) since July 2017, will retire from both positions on February 28, 2019.
Many people associate regional governments with transportation planning and SB 375. But they are so much more. Skipping the history of regional governments, we cut to the chase with nine takeaways.
Only two years after helping lead an effort that resulted in Santa Cruz County adopting its first ever sales tax measure to support transportation infrastructure, George Dondero retires.
WRCOG executie director explains that Councils of Governments (COGs) are flexible (vague) institutions well-positioned to provide cost-effective regional approaches to issues affecting individual localities.
On June 27, the California Transportation Commission and the Air Resources Board met for its first joint meeting, which is now required twice a year. Here, we share 9 observations about this new relationship