Government Relations and Public Affairs Committee Meeting

Policy & Innovation Committee Meeting


Roll Call: Directors Ashby, Buckland, Flores, Samayoa, Stallard, Wheeler, Yuill, Vice-Chair Miklos and Chair Serna

Public Communications: Any person wishing to address the Committee on any item not on the agenda may do so at this time. After ten minutes of testimony, any additional testimony will be heard following the action items.

  1. PDF Minutes of the February 9, 2014, Meeting ‡
  2. PDF Fiscal Year 2014-15 Overall Work Program Amendment #4 (Mr. Carpenter)‡
  3. 2016 Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy Update
    1. PDF Discussion Draft Preferred Scenario (Ms. Lizon)
      1. PDF Handout
    2. PDF Elected Officials Information Meetings (Ms. Hernández)
    3. PDF Final Report from Public Attitude Survey (Mr. Chew)
  4. PDF Draft Frameworks for Regional Funding Programs in 2015 (Ms. DeVere-Oki)
  5. PDF State Advocacy Update (Mr. Johnson)
  6. PDF Federal Advocacy Update (Mr. Johnson)
  7. PDF SACOG Role in Administering Regional Funding From California’s Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP) (Mr. Carpenter)‡
  8. PDF Consideration of H.R. 1060 (Sacramento Valley Water Storage and Restoration Act of 2015) (Mr. Shabazian)‡
  9. Other Matters
  10. Adjournment

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‡ - Indicates Action

Next committee meeting: Monday, April 6, 2015

Prepared by:
Mike McKeever
Chief Executive Officer

Approved by:
Phil Serna

The Policy & Innovation Committee may take up any agenda item at any time, regardless of the order listed. Public comment will be taken on the item at the time that it is taken up by the committee. We ask that members of the public complete a request to speak form, submit it to the clerk of the committee, and keep their remarks brief. If several persons wish to address the committee on a single item, the chair may impose a time limit on individual remarks at the beginning of the discussion. Action may be taken on any item on this agenda.

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