San Francisco County Transportation Authority - December 16, 2008

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Meeting Notice

Date:                     11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Location:              Legislative Chamber, Room 250, City Hall
Commissioners: McGoldrick (Chair), Dufty (Vice Chair), Alioto-Pier, Campos, Chu, Daly, Elsbernd, Maxwell, Mirkarimi, Peskin and Sandoval
              Erika Cheng


1.                  Roll Call

2.                  Approval of Minutes of the November 25, 2008 Meeting - ACTION* attachment

3.                  Chair's Report - INFORMATION

4.                  Executive Director's Report - INFORMATION

Recommendations from the Finance Committee

5.                  Award a Professional Services Contract to Godbe Research, in an Amount Not to Exceed $85,000, to Conduct Phase 2 of the 2008 Eastern Neighborhoods Travel Behavior Survey - ACTION* attachment

6.                  Accept the Audit Report for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2008 - ACTION* attachment report

Recommendations from the Plans and Programs Committee

7.                  Certify the Final Environmental Impact Report; Approve the Findings of Fact; Approve the Statement of Overriding Considerations; Adopt the Mitigation Monitoring Plan; and Approve the Refined Presidio Parkway as the Preferred Alternative for the South Access to the Golden Gate Bridge: Doyle Drive Replacement Project - ACTION* attachment

8.                  Appropriate $45,000 in Prop K Funds for the Bi-County Area Planning and Design Study, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule - ACTION* attachment

9.                  Appropriate $40,000 in Prop K Funds for the Western South of Market (SoMa) Neighborhood Transportation Planning Study, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule - ACTION* attachment

10.              Appropriate $90,000 in Prop K Funds for the Central Freeway/Octavia Boulevard Circulation Study, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule, and Amendment of the Relevant 5-Year Prioritization Program - ACTION* attachment

11.              Allocate $15,944 in Additional Prop K Funds to the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board (PCJPB) for the System-wide Track Rehabilitation Program, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule - ACTION* attachment

12.              Allocate $1,845,844 in Prop K Funds, with Conditions, to the Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) for the Construction Phase of the Cable Car Propulsion Controller Upgrade Project, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule - ACTION* attachment

13.              Approve the Selection of Two Refined Congestion Pricing Scenarios for Further Analysis Under the Mobility, Access and Pricing Study - ACTION* attachment

Other Items

14.              Introduction of New Items - INFORMATION

            During this segment of the meeting, Board members may make comments on items not specifically listed above, or introduce or request items for future consideration.

15.              Public Comment

16.              Adjournment


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