San Francisco County Transportation Authority - June 17, 2008

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Meeting Notice

Date:                     11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 17, 2008
Location:              Legislative Chamber, Room 250, City Hall
Commissioners: McGoldrick (Chair), Dufty (Vice Chair), Alioto-Pier, Ammiano, Chu, Daly, Elsbernd, Maxwell, Mirkarimi, Peskin and Sandoval
              Erika Cheng


1.                  Roll Call

2.                  Approval of Minutes of the May 20, 2008 Meeting - ACTION* (attachment)

3.                  Chair's Report - INFORMATION

4.                  Executive Director's Report - INFORMATION

Recommendations from the Finance Committee

5.                  Approve Contract Extensions for Several Annual Professional Services Contracts in an Amount Not to Exceed $649,900 - ACTION* (attachment)

6.                  Adopt the Proposed Fiscal Year 2008/09 Annual Budget and Work Program - ACTION* (attachment)

7.                  Approve Revised Policies on Investment; Debt; Travel, Conference, Training and Business Expense Reimbursement; and Ratification of the Current Fiscal Policy and Procurement Policy - ACTION* (attachment)

Recommendations from the Plans and Programs Committee

8.                  Appoint Brian Larkin to the Citizens Advisory Committee - ACTION* (attachment)

9.                  Appropriate $1,125,000 in Prop K Funds, With Conditions, for Geary Bus Rapid Transit Environmental Analysis and Preliminary Engineering - Part 1, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule - ACTION* (attachment)

10.              Allocate $1,493,596 in Prop K Funds, with Conditions, to the Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) for the Construction Phase of New Signal Contract 59, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedule; and Amend Resolution 01-38, Project 28 (New Signals) to Allow $198,355 in Unused Prop B Funds to be Used to Fully Fund New Signal Contract 59 - ACTION* (attachment)

11.              Allocate $14,043,400 in Prop K Funds, with Conditions, for Seven Annual Requests, and Appropriate $11,000 for Local Match for the Bayview Hunters Point Neighborhood Transportation Plan, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedules - ACTION* (attachment) (Annual Call - Part 1 ARFs)

Other Items

12.              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.

13.              Public Comment

14.              Adjournment




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