Two Plan Bay Area 2040 Open Houses Remaining for San José and Santa Rosa

John Goodwin, MTC (415) 778-5262
Leah Zippert, ABAG (415) 820-7995

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) invite the public to a pair of open houses in San José (Marriott Hotel, San Jose Ballroom IV-VI, 301 South Market Street) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and in Santa Rosa (Finley Community Center, 2060 W. College Avenue) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 22, to learn about an update to the region’s long-range transportation and housing roadmap known as Plan Bay Area 2040. The meetings in Santa Clara and Sonoma counties are the final two in a series held in all nine Bay Area counties between May 4 and May 22. For more information about past meeting times, dates and locations in all nine counties, please visit the Plan Bay Area website:

Bay Area residents who attend these open houses will have the opportunity to view displays; ask questions; and offer comments on the Draft Plan’s goals, proposed growth patterns, transportation investment strategy, and key actions identified to address ongoing and long-term regional challenges.

Transit Directions

The Marriott Hotel in San José is accessible by VTA at both the 301 S Market Street stop on the 201 Dash/Free Shuttle line and the Convention Center stop on the 901 Alum Rock line. The hotel is less than one block from each of these stops.

The Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa is near the West College Avenue at Sparrow Creek Street stop on the Santa Rosa CityBus 3 line. The last nightly route on this line begins at 7:30 p.m.

For directions to these events, visit

Accessible Meetings

Do you need an interpreter or any other assistance in order to participate? Please call us at 415.778.6757. We require three days notice in order to provide reasonable accommodation.


¿Necesitas un intérprete o cualquier otra asistencia para participar? Comunícate al 415.778.6757. Necesitamos aviso con tres días de anticipación para proporcionar asistencia razonable.

MTC is the transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area. ABAG is the Council of Governments and official regional planning agency for the 101 cities and towns, and nine counties of the Bay Area.