Board - July 25, 2017


Meeting Notice

Date: Tuesday, July 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. Update on Better Market Street – INFORMATION  presentation

3. Chair’s Report – INFORMATION

4. Executive Director’s Report – INFORMATION  report

Consent Agenda

5. Approve the Minutes of the July 11, 2017 Meeting – ACTION*  minutes

6. [Final Approval] Approve $255,000 in Fiscal Year 2017/18 Transportation Fund for Clean Air Funds for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s Bike Share Phase 4 Expansion Project – ACTION*  resolution

7. [Final Approval] Reappoint Peter Sachs to the Citizens Advisory Committee – ACTION*  resolution

8. [Final Approval] Allocate $5,440,926 in Prop K Sales Tax Funds for Two Requests, with Conditions, and Appropriation of $100,000 in Prop K Funds for One Request – ACTION*  resolution

Allocations: Traffic Signal Upgrade Contract 34 ($4,860,000); Golden Gate Park Traffic Safety ($580,926)

Appropriation: District 10 Mobility Management Study [NTIP Planning]

9. [Final Approval] Approve a Portion of San Francisco’s One Bay Area Grant Cycle 2 Program of Projects – ACTION*  resolution

Projects: Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project ($11.188 million); Geary Bus Rapid Transit Phase 1 ($6.939 million); John Yehall Chin Elementary Safe Routes to School ($3.366 million); San Francisco Safe Routes to School Non-Infrastructure Project (2019-2021) ($2.813 million)

10. [Final Approval] Adopt the Revised Guiding Principles for Emerging Mobility Services & Technologies – ACTION*  resolution

11. [Final Approval] Approve the Revised Debt, Fiscal, Investment, Procurement and Travel, Conference, Training and Business Expense Reimbursement Policies – ACTION*  resolution

12. [Final Approval] Execute Amendment No. 1 to the Memorandum of Agreement with the Treasure Island Development Authority for Yerba Buena Island Vista Point Operation Services to Increase the Amount by $100,000, to a Total Amount Not to Exceed $600,000, and Extend the Agreement through June 30, 2018 – ACTION*  resolution

13. [Final Approval] Approve a Four-Year Professional Services Contract with WSP USA, Inc. for Construction Management Services for the Yerba Buena Island Westside Bridges Project in an Amount Not to Exceed $5,500,000, and a Two-Year Professional Services Contract with S&C Engineers, Inc. for Construction Management Services for the Yerba Buena Island Southgate Road Realignment Improvements Project in an Amount Not to Exceed $3,000,000 – ACTION*  resolution

14. [Final Approval] Approve a Professional Services Contract for Independent Analysis and Oversight Services with Sjoberg Evashenk Consulting, Inc. for a One-Year Period in an Amount Not to Exceed $100,000, with an Option to Extend for Two Additional One-Year Periods – ACTION*  resolution

15. Investment Report and Debt Expenditure Report for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2017 – INFORMATION*  memo

End of Consent Agenda

16. Vision Zero Ramp Intersection Study Phase 1 Update – INFORMATION*  memo  presentation

Other Items

17. 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.

18. Public Comment

19. Adjournment


*Additional Materials


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

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