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    2017-02-13 10:02:17

    FORUM FOCUSES ON DISRUPTIVE APPROACHES TO SOLVING BAY AREA TRAFFIC

    An overflow audience of Bay Area business and transportation leaders met today at the Bay Area Council for a riveting forum on innovative approaches for solving the region’s economy-sapping traffic congestion and mass transit overload.

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    2017-02-03 01:02:32

    Restricting Immigration Hurts the Bay Area, Council Members Say

    Recent actions and statements by President Trump and his administration on immigration, including an executive order ostensibly banning citizens and others from certain predominately Muslim countries from entering the U.S., have sparked strong reaction and debate nationwide and here in the Bay Area. The Bay Area Council joins with many others that are expressing serious policy concerns about the ban and its impacts – social, human and economic.

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    2017-01-27 01:01:11

    MENLO PARK HOUSING PROJECT ENDORSED BY COUNCIL APPROVED

    A transit-oriented housing, retail and office development that the Bay Area Council endorsed won unanimous approval by the Menlo Park City Council this week. Station 1300 will create 183 high quality apartment units, including 20 below market rate units, within blocks of Caltrain. Building transit-oriented housing is critical both for helping address the region’s historic [...]