transportation

San Jose, San Francisco and Oakland Mayors Join Leading Regional Business, Planning Groups to Urge State Funding Solution to Fix Streets, Roads and Highways

Press Release Mayors of the Bay Area’s three largest cities today joined forces with the region’s leading business and urban planning groups to announce their endorsement of legislation – SB1 and AB1 — to invest in fixing California’s broken streets, roads and highways. They called on lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown to agree on a .. read more

On March 17th, 2017, posted in: Press Releases by , , , ,

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx Visits the Silicon Valley Leadership Group

The Silicon Valley Leadership Group hosted a CEO roundtable conversation with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx on Thursday, January 5 at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Offices. During his visit, Secretary Foxx talked with approximately 15 representatives from government transportation agencies as well as the private sector about transportation concerns ranging from technological advancements .. read more

On January 5th, 2017, posted in: Press Releases by , , ,

The Leader – November 2016

Click here to Read the Leader November 2016 When Voting, Don’t Stop at the Top By Carl Guardino, President and CEO Don’t Stop at the Top . . . Much has been written and said about a “crowded ballot” facing California voters this election season. With 17 statewide initiatives, two countywide ballot measures and – .. read more

On November 3rd, 2016, posted in: The Leader by , , ,

The Leader – July 2016

Click here to read The Leader July 2016 Traffic Relief and Road Repair Measure Goes to the November Ballot By Chris O’Connor, Transportation Senior Associate The Silicon Valley Leadership Group recently surpassed a major milestone on an effort that could be a game changer for traffic relief and road repairs throughout Silicon Valley. After more .. read more

69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic

Contact: Nancy Sanchez nsanchez@svlg.org 408-501-7879 Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: 69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic San Jose, CA – May 18, 2016 – A Silicon Valley Leadership Group-led poll found that 69 percent of likely voters in Santa Clara County would support a potential transportation measure that the .. read more

On May 18th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by , , , ,

Silicon Valley Leadership Group stands with Governor Brown on balanced transportation funding plan

September 3, 2015 SILICON VALLEY – “With a great combination of reform and revenue, Governor Brown’s transportation proposal released today is the right remedy to help cure California’s ailing local streets and roads and state highway system. Governor Brown’s proposed $3.6 billion a year transportation funding package is a sensible solution to fix the cracks .. read more

On September 3rd, 2015, posted in: Press Releases by ,