Board - April 25, 2017


Meeting Notice

Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017; 10:00 a.m.

Location: Legislative Chamber, Room 250, City Hall

Commissioners: Peskin (Chair), Tang (Vice Chair), Breed, Cohen, Farrell, Fewer, Kim, Ronen, Safai, Sheehy and Yee

Clerk: Steve Stamos


1. Roll Call

2. Chair’s Report – INFORMATION

3. Executive Director’s Report – INFORMATION  attachment

Consent Agenda

4. Approve the Minutes of the April 11, 2017 Meeting – ACTION*  minutes

5. [Final Approval] Amend the Adopted Fiscal Year 2016/17 Budget to Increase Revenues by $13,396,777, Increase Expenditures by $15,356,835, and Increase Other Financing Sources by $21,335,835 for a Total Net Increase in Fund Balance of $19,375,777 – ACTION*  resolution

6. [Final Approval] Allocate $193,475 in Prop K Funds for Bike to Work Day 2017 and the Central Richmond Neighborway Project, with Conditions, and Appropriate $602,254 in Prop K Funds for the Geary Bus Rapid Transit Project, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedules – ACTION*  resolution

7. [Final Approval] Allocate $5,464,675 in Prop K Funds, with Conditions, for the Downtown Extension Including $4,549,675 for Preliminary Engineering and $915,000 for a Tunneling Options Engineering Study, and Appropriate $200,000 for Oversight of the Downtown Extension, Subject to the Attached Fiscal Year Cash Flow Distribution Schedules – ACTION*  resolution

8. [Final Approval] Adopt the Alemany Interchange Improvement Study [NTIP Planning] Final Report – ACTION*  resolution

9. [Final Approval] Adopt the Western Addition Community-Based Transportation Plan [NTIP Planning] Final Report – ACTION*  resolution

10. [Final Approval] Adopt the Community of Concern Boundaries for San Francisco – ACTION*  resolution

11. [Final Approval] Approve the Proposed Independent Analysis and Oversight Contract Scope of Services – ACTION*  resolution

12. Overview of Emerging Mobility Services and Technology Studies – INFORMATION*  memo

End of Consent Agenda

13. Update on Plan Bay Area 2040 – INFORMATION*  presentation

14. Update on California High-Speed Rail – INFORMATION*  presentation

Other Items

15. Introduction of New Items – INFORMATION

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

16. Public Comment

17. Adjournment


*Additional Materials


Items considered for final approval by the Board shall be noticed as such with [Final Approval].

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