Virtual Meeting

Commissioners: Mandelman (Chair), Peskin (Vice Chair), Chan, Haney, Mar, Melgar, Preston, Ronen, Safai, Stefani, and Walton.

Clerk of the Board: Britney Milton

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  1. Roll Call
  2. Citizens Advisory Committee Report - INFORMATION*

Consent Agenda

  1. Approve the Minutes of the February 23, 2021 Meeting – ACTION*
  2. [Final Approval] Adopt Fiscal Year 2021/22 Transportation Fund for Clean Air Local Expenditure Criteria – ACTION*
  3. [Final Approval] Accept the Audit Report for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2020 – ACTION*

End of Consent Agenda

  1. Appointment of Up to Two Members to the Citizens Advisory Committee – ACTION*
  2. State and Federal Legislation Update – ACTION*
    Support: Assembly Bill (AB) 117 (Horvath), AB 1499 (Daly)
    Oppose: AB 5 (Fong)
  3. Allocate $945,258 in Prop K Funds, with Conditions, and $2,020,000 in Prop AA Funds for Four Requests – ACTION*
    Projects: (Caltrain) Guadalupe River Bridge Replacement and Extension ($227,500), (SFPW) Buchanan Mall Bulbouts – Golden Gate and Turk [NTIP Capital] ($676,000), (SFMTA) Bike to Work Day 2021 ($41,758), (SFPW) Richmond Residential Streets Pavement Renovation ($2,020,000)
  4. Support the City and County of San Francisco’s Project Nominations for $6,359,000 in Senate Bill 1 Local Partnership Program Formulaic Program Funds – ACTION*
  5. Approve the Transportation Authority’s Project Nominations for $10,444,302 from the Safe and Seamless Mobility Quick-Strike Program – ACTION*
  6. Amend the Downtown Rail Extension – Phasing and Partial 15% Design Project Scope, Schedule, and Budget and Release $6,210,000 in Previously Allocated Prop K Sales Tax Funds, with Conditions, for Accelerated Project Development – ACTION*
  7. Update on Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Improvements at Lake Merced - INFORMATION*
    At the February 9, 2021 meeting, Commissioner Melgar requested that San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) staff give a presentation on current and future efforts to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety and access to Lake Merced. At this meeting, SFMTA staff will present on the recently completed Prop K Neighborhood Transportation Improvement Program (NTIP) funded Lake Merced Bikeway Feasibility Study (attached), including background, findings, recommendations, and next steps. Staff will also present on the currently underway Lake Merced Pedestrian Safety Community-Based Transportation Plan, including the process, purpose, schedule, and plan for community engagement.

Other Items

  1. Introduction of New Business – 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.
  2. Public Comment
  3. 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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