News Archive

Measure D Quarterly Update, Summer 2021

  In November 2016 Santa Cruz County voters passed Measure D, providing stable, local funds to maintain and improve local roads, highways, bridges, sidewalks, bicycle facilities, and transit.  ... [Read More]

California Transportation Commission Allocates $30 Million for Highway 1 Auxiliary Lane Project

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) allocated more than $30.3 million for the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission's Highway 1 Auxiliary Lane and Bus-on-Shoulder project  ... [Read More]

Measure D Annual Report Released

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) accepted the Measure D Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2019/2020 (FY19/20) today. Prepared by the Measure D Taxpayer Oversight Committee,  ... [Read More]

Final Environmental Impact Report for Highway 1 Auxiliary Lane Project Now Available

The Final Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Assessment with Findings of No Significant Impact for the Highway 1 State Park-Bay/Porter Auxiliary Lanes project has been completed and is  ... [Read More]

RTC Statement Regarding Future Rail Transit Planning

Working to improve transportation in any community can be quite challenging and Santa Cruz County is no exception. We are a very engaged and passionate community because we care deeply and want the  ... [Read More]

2045 MTP/SCS Virtual Public Workshop on 5/18

The Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments (AMBAG) invites you to come learn about new tools to help shape our future together in collaborative and positive ways! Get involved and let us know  ... [Read More]

GO Santa Cruz Alternative Commute Program Expands Countywide

The GO Santa Cruz program is scaling up to serve commuters throughout Santa Cruz County. GO Santa Cruz County rewards local commuters with incentives to rethink their ride and choose a more  ... [Read More]

Virtual Public Meeting on Highway 9 Projects Update

Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) and Supervisor Bruce McPherson’s office, in partnership with Caltrans, will host a virtual public meeting to provide an update on two of the  ... [Read More]

Draft Business Plan for Electric Passenger Rail on the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line Released

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Committee (RTC) has released the DRAFT Transit Corridor Alternatives Analysis and Rail Network Integration Study – Business Plan for Electric Passenger  ... [Read More]

Santa Cruz METRO Temporarily Reduces Fares

Santa Cruz METRO's Temporary Fare Reduction Begins Today, March 22, 2021 The Santa Cruz Metropolitan Transit District (METRO) announces a temporary fare reduction county-wide on local, Highway-17  ... [Read More]