Programs & Services

The Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments (AMBAG) is the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the tri-county Monterey Bay Region. It is the lead agency responsible for developing and administering the transportation plans and programs that receive federal


Providing GIS data and support for Metropolitan Planning in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz County

A geographic information system (GIS) allows us to view, understand, interpret, and visualize data in many ways that reveal relationships, patterns, and data trends.

The Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments (AMBAG) and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) partnered to deliver the AMBAG Energy Watch Program, a regional leader in energy efficiency in Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz counties.