Jul. 01, 2020

This article explains the source of the so called seven percent gap between the GHG emission reductions called for in ARB's Scoping Plan from reduced VMT from cars and light trucks and the high end of the SB 375 targets.  

Apr. 16, 2020

Solano Transportation Authority formed and Equity Working Group that adopted new equity planning principles that seek to reflect the county's diversity and assure greater fairness in policy and project delivery. 

Mar. 10, 2020

MTC developed a public engagement tool to educate and engage the public around regional transportation planning constraints.  It became an effective means for getting broad public input on plan elements.  

Feb. 07, 2020

CALCOG support Senator Allen's SCA 1, which would authorize voters to repeal Article 34 of the state constitution that requires voter approval of public funded affordable housing rental projects.  

Dec. 12, 2019

In 2015, Western Riverside Council of Governments took over the management of a habitat conservation plan to protect the Stephen Kangaroo Rat as a way to achieve governmental efficiencies and reduce costs.  It working for WRCOG and the rats. 

Oct. 31, 2019

CALCOG has partnered with the Caltrans and the California Emerging Technology Foundation to develop a map of near term transportation projects in rural areas that can help facilitate the extension of broadband to underserved areas. 

Oct. 28, 2019

GoHuman is SCAG's community outreach campaign to increase safety and encourage people to walk and bike more through education, advocacy, and events that help residents re-imagine their streets to promote safe walking and biking.   Update: SCAG just received a grant for another year of funding for this program.

Oct. 25, 2019

The second class of the California Academy for Regional Leaders includes 26 up and coming professional staff from regional agencies across the state as well as representatives from Caltrans, Federal Highways Administration, and transit agencies. 

Oct. 18, 2019

OC FLEX, OCTA;s Microtransit pilot program, just completed its first year of a pilot program in two areas where there is little demand for full fixed-route service.  In the coming months OCTA will be reviewing the service's performance.  

View All Stories