Vision Zero Committee - March 14, 2019

VISION ZERO COMMITTEE  agenda  packet [Updated 3/11/2019]

Meeting Notice

Date: Thursday, March 14, 2019; 3:30 p.m.

Location: Committee Room 263, City Hall

Commissioners: Yee (Chair), Stefani (Vice Chair) and Peskin

Clerk: Alberto Quintanilla

1. Roll Call

2. Approve the Minutes of the October 31, 2018 Meeting – ACTION*  minutes

3. Vision Zero Legislative Update – ACTION*  memo

Support: Assembly Bill 47 (Daly)

4. 2018 Fatality Report – INFORMATION*  presentation

San Francisco Department of Public Health staff will present an overview of the 2018 Vision Zero Traffic Fatality Report, summarizing patterns and trends in local traffic deaths.

5. San Francisco Police Department Report – INFORMATION

San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) will provide an overview of their investigation of hit and run fatal crashes, which have been on the rise since 2018, and how community members can help with these cases. SFPD will also report on traffic enforcement for the Focus on the Five, and Transportation Network Company-related enforcement and involvement in severe/fatal crashes. Finally, SFPD will report on 2019 fatalities to date and SFMTA will present associated rapid engineering responses.

6. 2019 Progress Update – INFORMATION*  presentation

City staff will provide an update on highlights of recently completed project milestones and key action items, including updates on recently completed infrastructure projects, severe injury and fatality reports, enforcement data, and engagement events. Staff will also discuss the response to Mayor Breeds’ recent direction to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, San Francisco Police Department, and San Francisco Public Utilities Commission to dedicate more resources to meet the city's Vision Zero goal of eliminating traffic fatalities by 2024.

7. 2019 Vision Zero Action Strategy Update  INFORMATION*  presentation

City staff will present highlights from the new Action Strategy, which was released on February 28, 2019.

8. Vision Zero Communications and Education Program Update – INFORMATION*  presentation

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency staff will share new and upcoming Vision Zero campaigns, including the new Stick To The Limit public service announcement at the Department of Motor Vehicles statewide, community outreach crisis response events, and driving, walking and biking in today’s San Francisco guides.

9. Introduction of New Items – INFORMATION

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

10. Public Comment

11. Adjournment

*Additional Materials


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