Archives for 2011

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News Release: Hwy 1 Soquel/Morrissey Auxiliary Lanes Construction Bid Award Recommended

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC), as the construction manager for the Highway 1 Soquel/Morrissey Auxiliary Lanes Project, will hold a special meeting on January 5, 2012  ... [Read More]

News Release: Federal Agency Decision Moves RTC toward Finish Line for Rail Acquisition

Washington, DC – In another historic milestone, today the federal Surface Transportation Board (STB) granted a petition by the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) to acquire the  ... [Read More]

Transportation Café en Español

Check out our latest release of the Transportation Café – our first episode entirely in Spanish! This segment aims to acquaint local Spanish speakers with the roles and functions of the RTC. To view  ... [Read More]

2012 Regional Transportation Improvement Program (RTIP) adopted

Following a public hearing, the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) selected projects to receive over $10 million in local shares of federal and state transportation funds.  ... [Read More]

Public Hearing Notice: Funding for Transportation Projects – 2012 RTIP Adoption

The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) is seeking public input on projects proposed for approximately $10 million in federal and state funds as part of adoption of the 2012 Regional  ... [Read More]

Community Workshop for Bicycle/Pedestrian Trail Projects Coming Soon

Have you been waiting for a rail trail or a coastal trail? Have you been wanting to walk or get around by bike on a path separated from car traffic? Planning for the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic  ... [Read More]

You’re invited: How to measure sustainability in the next Regional Transportation Plan?

The Regional Transportation Commission would like to invite you to a workshop on November 17 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Live Oak Senior Center to engage in a discussion about how to evaluate  ... [Read More]

RTC staff presents at Complete Streets Workshop

The Regional Transportation Plan/Metropolitan Transportation Plan Working Group (composed of staff from the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission, the Transportation Agency for Monterey  ... [Read More]

The Rideshare Month 2011 Challenge is on!

The Monterey Bay Area’s annual promotion to increase awareness about the benefits and expand the use of transportation modes such as carpooling, vanpooling, bus and bicycle riding, walking, and  ... [Read More]

Fall Bike to Work and School Day on October 6th

Rain or shine, the 13th Annual Fall Bike to Work Day in Santa Cruz County will be in full swing this Thursday, October 6th from 6:30 am - 9:30 am. Two wheelers can stop in at any of 16 community  ... [Read More]