Commissioners: Mandelman (Chair), Melgar (Vice Chair), Chan, Dorsey, Engardio, Peskin, Preston, Ronen, Safai, Stefani, and Walton.
Clerk: Angela Tsao
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Chair's Report - INFORMATION
Executive Director's Report - INFORMATION
Approve the Minutes of the October 24, 2023 Meeting - ACTION*
[Final Approval] Appoint Austin Milford-Rosales as the District 6 Representative to the Community Advisory Committee — ACTION*
[Final Approval] Adopt Eight 2023 Prop L 5-Year Prioritization Programs and Amend the Prop L Strategic Plan Baseline — ACTION*Programs: 1) BART Core Capacity, 2) BART Maintenance, Rehabilitation, and Replacement, 3) Caltrain Maintenance, Rehabilitation, and Replacement, 4) Ferry Maintenance, Rehabilitation, and Replacement, 5) Bayview Caltrain Station, 6) Curb Ramps, 7) Tree Planting, 8) Vision Zero Ramps
[Final Approval] Allocate $13,724,000 and Appropriate $651,000 in Prop L Funds, with Conditions for Five Requests — ACTION*Projects: BART: BART Next Generation Fare Gates ($12,525,000). SFCTA: Vision Zero Ramp Intersection Study Phase 3 ($150,000). SFPW: Tree Planting and Establishment ($1,000,000). Multi-Agency: Inner Sunset Multimodal Safety and Access Study [NTIP Planning (SFCTA $265,000; SFMTA $85,000), and Walter U Lum Place Public Space Study [NTIP Planning] (SFCTA $236,000, SFMTA $114,000).
[Final Approval] Approve San Francisco’s Program of Projects for the 2024 Regional Transportation Improvement Program, with Conditions — ACTION*Projects: MTC: Planning, Programming and Monitoring ($188,000). SFCTA: Planning, Programming and Monitoring ($927,000). SFMTA: New Flyer Midlife Overhaul – Phase III ($45,569,000, which includes $10,642,000 proposed to be reprogrammed from SFMTA’s Train Control Upgrade – Phase 3 N Judah project).
[Final Approval] Adopt a Resolution Directing The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to Incorporate Safe Routes To All Schools in the San Francisco Unified School District In the Active Communities Plan – ACTION*
End of Consent Agenda
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency Paratransit Fleet Electrification Update Report — INFORMATION*
Autonomous Vehicle Update — INFORMATIONStaff from the Transportation Authority, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and San Francisco Fire Department will present on San Francisco’s experience with driverless Autonomous Vehicles, and San Francisco’s advocacy to Federal and State regulators on how to implement this new technology while maintaining safety and advancing citywide goals. Additionally, Phil Koopman, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University will offer expert perspectives on autonomous vehicle safety.
Introduction of New Business — INFORMATIONDuring this segment of the meeting, Commissioners may make comments on items not specifically listed above or introduce or request items for future consideration.
Items considered for final approval by the Board shall be noticed as such with [Final Approval] preceding the item title.
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