Thursday, May 25, 2006
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place (Polk Street), Room 408
1. Roll Call
2. Announcements & Acknowledgments
3. Approve Minutes – April 20, 2006
4. Public Comment: (Discussion Item)
The public may address the Committee on any matter within the jurisdiction of the Committee. This should not relate to any item on this agenda since the Committee will take public comment after it discusses and/or before voting on each agenda item. The Committee requests that each person limit him/herself to three minutes.
5. Chairman's Report (Information)
6. Committee Member Reports (Information)
7. Reports on the Bike Plan
a. MTA Report – See MTA Bicycle Program Report to the BAC for May 2006 (index.aspx?page=579 – bottom of page). Items will be open for public comment. (Information)
8. Task Force Reports
a. Bike Theft & Security – Bert Hill, District 7: No Report
b. Bike Plan – Andy Bindman, BAC District 1
Progress measurement of the Bike Plan implementation
c. Bayshore Blvd.– Rufus Davis, District 10
Status of Negotiations
d. Golden Gate Park – Bert Hill, District 5
Status of Discussion on Saturday Closure and Other Issues
e. Committee Member Business – Expirations and Vacancies in District 2
9. New Business
a. Bikes on LRT – Bert Hill, Bob Planthold has been invited to speak
Status of tests, reviews, observations, and positions on bikes on LRV, folders and full-size
b. Review of Repaving Plan – DPW, MTA Bicycle Program Manager
Request for a review of the basis for the repaving plans submitted by the DPW for those streets most in need of upgrade.
c. Illinois Street Bike Lanes – Bert Hill
Review of proposed resolution to MTA and BoS in support of Illinois Street Bike Lanes
Room 408 of City Hall is wheelchair accessible. The closest accessible BART Station is Civic Center, three blocks from City Hall. Accessible MUNI lines serving this location are: #47 Van Ness, and the #71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line to Market and Van Ness and the Metro stations at Van Ness and Market and at Civic Center. For more information about MUNI accessible services, call 923-6142. There is accessible parking in the vicinity of City Hall at Civic Center Plaza and adjacent to Davies Hall and the War Memorial Complex.
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