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Commission Meeting

2012-02-22 09:35:00.0

Or immediately following the 9:30 a.m. BATA meeting, whichever occurs later.
Joseph P. Bort MetroCenter Lawrence D. Dahms Auditorium 101 Eighth Street Oakland, CA 94607
This agenda was updated 2012-02-17 17:39:16.0. It is accurate to the best of our knowledge at that time.
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This meeting will be audiocast on the MTC Web site during the meeting, and an audio file will be available for approximately one month after the meeting date.


Adrienne Tissier

Vice Chair

Amy Rein Worth


Tom Azumbrado Tom Bates David Campos Dave Cortese Bill Dodd Dorene M. Giacopini Federal D. Glover Mark Green Scott Haggerty Anne W. Halsted Steve Kinsey Sam Liccardo Jake Mackenzie Kevin Mullin Bijan Sartipi James P. Spering Scott Wiener

Staff Liaison

Steve Heminger


Note to the reader: Recommendations for items on this agenda may change due to actions taken by Committees after mail out of this packet. Any updated information will be provided at the Commission meeting.



Confirm Quorum***



Chair's Report

Presented by: Tissier

Action: Information



Policy Advisory Council Report -

Presented by: Dolly Sandoval

Action: Information



Executive Director's Report -

Presented by: Heminger

Action: Information



Commissioner Comments

Action: Information



Consent Calendar

Action: Approval


Commission Meeting Minutes - January 25, 2012.*

• 6_Commission_Minutes_1_25_12.pdf


Operations Committee


Resolution No. 3983, Revised - Clipper Operating Rules.*

• 6b_tmp-3983.pdf

• tmp-3983_Attachment-A.pdf


Programming & Allocations Committee


Resolution Nos. 3708, Revised and 4050 - Proposed programming and allocation of $350,000 in RM2 Capital funds MTC for Regional Real-Time Transit Information System Expansion.*

• tmp-3708.pdf

• tmp-4050.pdf


Resolution No. 3880, Revised - Proposition 1B - Transit BART FY 2010-11 Population-based Funds Allocation Request for $17.5 million.*

• tmp-3880.pdf


Resolution No. 3925, Revised - Surface Transportation Program/Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (STP/CMAQ) First Cycle Programming Revision.*

• tmp-3925.pdf


Resolution Nos. 4025, Revised, and 4026, Revised - Allocation of $5.4 million in Transportation Development Act (TDA) funds and $1.6 million in State Transit Assistance (STA) funds to the City of Santa Rosa for FY 2011-12 transit operations.*

• tmp-4025.pdf

• tmp-4026.pdf


Resolution No. 4038, Revised - 2012 RTIP Amendment for the Alameda County Transportation Commission to allow for an exchange of local funds to ten projects.

• tmp-4038.pdf



Committee Reports


Programming and Allocations Committee

Presented by: Glover


Resolution No. 4051 - MTC FY 2012-13 Fund Estimate.*

The FY 2012-13 Fund Estimate includes the proposed apportionments and distribution of the Transportation Development Act (TDA), State Transit Assistance (STA), Assembly Bill (AB) 1107 sales tax and transit related bridge toll funds for FY 2012-13.

Action: Approval

• tmp-4051.pdf



Legislation Committee

Presented by: Haggerty


Resolution No. 3931, Revised - Term Extension.*

Recommendation for a 15-month extension for current members of the MTC Policy Advisory Council.

Presented by: Haggerty

Action: Approval

• LC_Recs_Feb2012.pdf


AB 819 (Wiecowski)*

Establishment of procedures for local agencies to request state approval for non-standard features in the design and construction of bike lanes.

Presented by: Haggerty

Action: Approval

Recommended position: Support

• LC_Recs_Feb2012.pdf


H.R. 7 (Mica) & H.R. 3864 (Camp)*

The House surface transportation authorizing legislation, titled as the American Energy & Infrastructure Jobs (AEIJ) Act & AEIJ Financing Act.

Presented by: Haggerty

Action: Approval

Recommended position: Oppose

• LC_Recs_Feb2012.pdf


S. 1813 (Boxer)*

The Senate authorizing bill known as Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP 21).

Presented by: Haggerty

Action: Approval

Recommended position: Support and Seek Amendments

• LC_Recs_Feb2012.pdf


S. 2006 (Lautenberg)*

"Commuter Protection Act" which requires U.S. DOT Secretary to establish regulations regarding "just and reasonable" tolls and a process for challenging such tolls.

Presented by: Haggerty

Action: Approval

Recommended position: Oppose

• LC_Recs_Feb2012.pdf



Planning Committee -

Presented by: Spering


Guidelines for Applying Project Performance Assessment to Plan Bay Area Investments.*

Proposed guidelines for applying the results of the Project Performance Assessment to help inform the selection of projects for inclusion in the transportation investment element of the preferred scenario for Plan Bay Area.

Action: Approval

• 9_Guidelines_for_applying_Project_Performance_Assessment_to_Plan_Bay_Area_Investments.pdf

• 9_M-Guidance_for_Applying_Project_Performance_Assessment_to_Plan_Bay_Area_Investments.pdf

• Attachment_A.pdf

• Attachment_B__updated_.pdf



Public Comment

Presented by: Tissier

Action: Information






Next meeting

2012-03-28 09:30:00.0

* Attachment sent to Authority members, key staff and other as appropriate. Copies will be available at the meeting.
** All items on the agenda are subject to action and/or change by the Authority.
*** A quorum of the Authority shall be a majority of its voting members nine (9).

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Transit Access to the MetroCenter: BART to Lake Merritt Station. AC Transit buses: #11 from Piedmont and Montclair; #26 from MacArthur BART; #62 from East or West Oakland; #88 from Berkeley. For transit information from other Bay Area destinations, call 511 or use the 511 Transit Trip Planner at to plan your trip.

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