Press

PRESS CONTACT
Eric Young
Senior Communications Officer
Office: 415.522.4816; Cell: 415.306.4509
Email: eric.young@sfcta.org
PRESS KIT (PDFs)
Biography: Commissioner Aaron Peskin, Chair.
Read his Inaugural Remarks after being elected Transportation Authority Chair at the January 24, 2017 Board meeting.
Biography: Tilly Chang, Executive Director
About the San Francisco County Transportation Authority
Expenditure Plan Summary
PRESS RELEASES


All press releases are from the Transportation Authority unless otherwise noted.

(To be added to press release distribution list, send your request to eric.young@sfcta.org.)

2017

Press Release, October 25, 2017
Transportation Authority Sells $248.25 Million in Bonds to Advance Major Projects Citywide

Press Release, June 13, 2017
SFCTA Releases “TNCs Today” Report, Highlighting Uber, Lyft Activity in San Francisco

Press Release, May 31, 2017
SFCTA's Yerba Buena Island I-80 Ramps Project Wins Project Delivery Awards from Construction Management Association of America and California Transportation Foundation

Press Release, May 2, 2017
SFCTA Opens Yerba Buena Island’s Vista Point to Cyclists, Pedestrians 

Press Release, March 8, 2017
Incentives Shift BART Riders Out of the Morning Rush

Press Release, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, March 1, 2017
San Francisco Breaks Ground for Van Ness Improvement Project 

Press Release, Commissioner Mark Farrell, February 16, 2017
Supervisor Farrell Calls For Toll On ‘Crookedest’ Lombard Street,
Releases Transportation Authority Congestion Management Report

Press Release, Assemblymember David Chiu, February 8, 2017
Assemblymember David Chiu Announces Safe Streets Act of 2017

Press Release, San Francisco Planning Department, February 8, 2017
San Francisco Moves Forward With Groundbreaking Transportation Demand Management Legislation

Press Release, San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department, February 4, 2017
SF Rec & Park Celebrates Opening of Mansell Streetscape, the First Project of its Kind in the City

Press Release, January 24, 2017
Aaron Peskin Elected Chair of Transportation Authority Board

Press Release, January 6, 2017
SFCTA Board Approves Geary Bus Rapid Transit Design and Adopts Final Environmental Impact Report

Press Release, San Francisco Municipal Transportation AgencyJanuary 6, 2017
San Francisco Awarded Federal Advanced Transportation Technology Grant 

2016

Press Release, December 9, 2016
Final Environmental Impact Report for Geary Bus Rapid Transit Project Released 

Press Release, October 21, 2016
New Westbound I-80 Yerba Buena Island On- and Off-Ramps Open to Traffic Saturday, Oct. 22 

Press Release from the Office of the Mayor of San Francisco, October 13, 2016
San Francisco Secures $11 Million in Federal Funding for Innovative Congestion Management Programs

Press Release, Assemblymember David Chiu. September 28, 2016
Governor Signs Chiu Bills on Immigration and Transportation 

Press Release, August 30, 2016
New Test Program Rewards BART Riders for Travelling Outside the Morning Rush 

Press Release, March 3, 2016
San Francisco Adopts New CEQA Transportation Impact Measure 

Press release, January 27, 2016
Scott Wiener reelected as Transportation Authority Chair 

2015

Press Release, October 27, 2015
San Francisco Voters Express Support for New Transportation Revenue Sources 

Press Release, October 2, 2015
Geary Bus Rapid Transit Project Seeks Public Input 

Press Release, July 12, 2015
New Doyle Drive Opens to Traffic 

Press Release, June 29, 2015
Moody's Boosts Issuer Rating for San Francisco County Transportation Authority

Press Release, May 4, 2015
TA Executive Director Named One of Bay Area's Most Influential Women 

Press Release, April 24, 2015
Presidio Parkway Becomes First Greenroads® Certified State Highway Project

Press Release, April 9, 2015
San Francisco County Transportation Authority calls for renewed federal-local partnership to rebuild and expand transportation infrastructure 

Press Release, January 27, 2015
Scott Wiener Elected Chair of Transportation Authority Board

2014

Press Release, November 6, 2014
Statement from SFCTA Executive Director Tilly Chang on Passage of Proposition A

Press Release, March 12, 2014
Critical Pedestrian and Bicycle Connection Opens in the Presidio

Press Release, March 7, 2014
Construction Commenced on New Yerba Buena Island Ramps

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