MTC http://kalw.org en Controversial Plan Bay Area adopted by regional planners http://kalw.org/post/controversial-plan-bay-area-adopted-regional-planners-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Last week, two regional government groups voted to adopt Plan Bay Area. An estimated two million people are moving the Bay Area by 2040 – that’s a 30 percent increase. Plan Bay Area creates sweeping transportation, housing, and environmental recommendations for cities to handle that growth.</span></p><p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 01:00:09 +0000 Isabel Angell 30530 at http://kalw.org Controversial Plan Bay Area adopted by regional planners A "quick fix" might open Bay Bridge by Labor Day http://kalw.org/post/quick-fix-might-open-bay-bridge-labor-day <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After all that, the Bay Bridge could open on Labor Day after all. That’s if a new solution – being called the “quick fix”– is approved to temporarily stabilize the structure’s broken bolts.</span></p><p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 17:47:50 +0000 Isabel Angell 30480 at http://kalw.org A "quick fix" might open Bay Bridge by Labor Day Bay Bridge bolt fix could cost $10 million, opening date still unclear http://kalw.org/post/bay-bridge-bolt-fix-could-cost-10-million-opening-date-still-unclear <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-size: inherit; line-height: 1.5em; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif;">California officials say they have a plan to stabilize bolts that failed earlier this year on the eastern span of the Bay Bridge.</span></p> Fri, 10 May 2013 19:52:59 +0000 Isabel Angell 26951 at http://kalw.org Bay Bridge bolt fix could cost $10 million, opening date still unclear