News Archive

RTC Supports Protecting and Maintaining Transportation Revenues

Without Senate Bill 1 funds, new projects, road maintenance and jobs in Santa Cruz County will be in jeopardy. The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (Commission) voted on March 1,  ... [Read More]

Applications for Measure D Taxpayer Oversight Committee

Application deadline has passed. This independent oversight committee will be tasked with reviewing how the funds generated by the transportation tax are being spent. The responsibilities of the  ... [Read More]

Actualmente se aceptan solicitudes para postular al Comité de Contribuyentes para la Supervisión de la Medida D

Actualmente, la RTC está aceptando solicitudes para postular al Comité de Contribuyentes para la Supervisión de la Medida D. Este comité de supervisión independiente se encargará de revisar cómo se  ... [Read More]

Draft 2040 RTP and EIR Available for Public Review

  Notice of Availability Draft 2040 Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Draft 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) and its  ... [Read More]

Notice of Public Hearing: Funding for Transportation Projects

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) will hold a public hearing on Thursday, December 7th at 9:30 AM at the County of Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors Chambers (701 Ocean St)  ... [Read More]

Tracks, Trails, Truths and Myths

By George Dondero The subject of the rail-trail is getting a lot of attention these days. Detailed and well-articulated opinions are flowing from many sources. Passions are running strong. In the  ... [Read More]

State Approves over $1.5 million for Active Transportation Projects in Santa Cruz County

The cities of Santa Cruz and Watsonville will receive more than $1.5 million for pedestrian and bicycle safety projects, following action today by the California Transportation Commission  ... [Read More]

RTC Invites Public Input on Draft UCS Step 1 Analysis Results

The RTC invites you to provide input on which transportation projects should be considered as future transportation solutions in Santa Cruz County and analyzed in greater detail in the Unified  ... [Read More]

New Augmented Reality Viewer Shows Future Transportation Options

The intersection of Soquel Drive and Chanticleer Avenue in Santa Cruz County is the site of a recently launched OWLtm viewer which provides interactive visualizations using augmented reality. The  ... [Read More]

UCS Workshops Rescheduled

The Unified Corridor Investment Study Workshops have been rescheduled! Please note the new dates and locations below. Monday, October 2, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Watsonville Public Library, 275 Main  ... [Read More]