Board - September 12, 2017


Meeting Notice

Date: Tuesday, September 12, 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. Citizens Advisory Committee Report – INFORMATION*  CAC minutes

The CAC did not have a meeting on September 6, 2017 due to a lack of quorum, however a workshop was held and items were presented for information. The minutes from the July 26, 2017 special CAC meeting are included for this item.

3. Approve the Minutes of the July 25, 2017 Meeting – ACTION*  minutes

4. Appoint One Member to the Citizens Advisory Committee – ACTION*  resolution  enclosure

5. Update on State and Federal Legislation – INFORMATION/ACTION*  memo

6. Allocate $5,820,000 in Prop K Sales Tax Funds for Thirteen Requests, with Conditions – ACTION*  resolution  enclosure  presentation

Projects: (Caltrain) Ticket Vending Machine Rehabilitation Program ($99,000); Transit Asset Management Plan ($420,000); Maintenance Facility State of Good Repair ($644,426); Tunnel 1 & 4 Track and Drainage Rehabilitation ($1,258,298); F40 Locomotive State of Good Repair ($388,650); Passenger Cars State of Good Repair ($785,095); Systemwide Station Improvements ($155,664); Systemwide Track Rehabilitation ($700,000); Railroad Communication System State of Good Repair ($100,000); Grade Crossing Improvements ($228,867); Napoleon Street Bridge Replacement ($220,000)

(SFMTA) California Street Laurel Village Improvement Project – Traffic Signals ($500,000); Safe Streets Project Evaluation Program ($320,000)

7. Program $20.793 Million in San Francisco’s One Bay Area Grant Cycle 2 Funds to Four Projects and Amend the Prop AA Strategic Plan – ACTION*  resolution  presentation

Projects: Better Market Street ($15.980 million); San Francisco Safe Routes to School Non-Infrastructure Project (2019-2021) ($2.062 million); Embarcadero Station: New Northside Platform Elevator and Faregates ($2 million); San Francisco Safe Routes to School Capital Improvements ($751,246)

8. Authorize the Issuance and Sale of Senior Limited Tax Bonds in an Amount Not to Exceed $255 million, the Execution and Delivery of Legal Documents Relating Thereto, and the Taking of All Other Actions Appropriate or Necessary in Connection Therewith – ACTION*  resolution  presentation

Enclosure A - Preliminary Official Statement
Enclosure B - Continuing Disclosure Certificate
Enclosure C - Amended and Restated Indenture
Enclosure D - Supplemental Indenture
Enclosure E - Official Notice of Sale
Enclosure F - Bond Purchase Contract

9. Approve a New Declaration of Official Intent to Reimburse Certain Expenditures from the Proceeds of Indebtedness – ACTION*  resolution

10. 2017 San Francisco Transportation Plan Update – INFORMATION*  memo

Other Items

11. 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.

12. Public Comment

13. 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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