August 26, 2010 - Cancelled
BICYCLE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Thursday, May 24, 2010
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place (Polk Street), Room 408
1. Roll Call
2. Announcements & Acknowledgments
3. Approve Minutes - May 27 & June 14, 2010 Meetings
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 Committeewill take public comment after it discusses and/or before voting on eachagenda item. The Committee requests that each person limit him/herselfto three minutes.
5. Chairman's Report (Information)
- Committee Member Business – Continued openings in Districts 6 & 8
- Monthly Activities
6. Committee Member Reports (Information)
7. MTA Bicycle Program Report – See MTA Bicycle Program Report to the BAC for June 2010 (http://www.sfmta.com/cms/cbike/3170.html).
8. Task Force Reports
a. Golden Gate Park – Susan King, District 5
b. Bicycle Report Card Task Force – No Report
c. BART Task Force - Mariana Parreiras (off-month – no report)
d. Shared Mode Working Group – Proposal for PSAC, SFBC, BAC, WalkSF, SAN, MDC, SFPD, DPH development of joint resolution: Cooperative Use of Streets and Sidewalks.
9. SF Civil Grand Jury– “Sharing the Roadway: From Confrontation to Conversation.”Recommended amendments to the SF Bike Plan of 2009. Deadline forcomments to the Findings and Recommendations to Superior Court – July12. Final Report on Bike Plan Amendments by January 1, 2011. The GrandJury Report with Findings and Recommendations can be reviewed at http://www.sfsuperiorcourt.org/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=2624
Action: Discussion & Approval of Response Letter to Superior Court
Sponsor: Bert Hill, Chair
Room 408 of City Hall iswheelchair accessible. The closest accessible BART Station is CivicCenter, three blocks from City Hall. Accessible MUNI lines serving thislocation are: #47 Van Ness, and the #71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line toMarket and Van Ness and the Metro stations at Van Ness and Market andat Civic Center. For more information about MUNI accessible services,call 923-6142. There is accessible parking in the vicinity of City Hallat Civic Center Plaza and adjacent to Davies Hall and the War MemorialComplex.
Large print copies of the agenda, sign language interpreters, orassistive listening systems can be made available by contacting the DPTstaff liaison, Lorraine R. Fuqua, at 415-554-9808.. In order to assistthe City’s efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies,environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity, or relateddisabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that otherattendees may be sensitive to various chemical based products. Pleasehelp the City accommodate these individuals.
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