Government Relations and Public Affairs Committee Meeting

Policy & Innovation Committee Meeting

Roll Call: Directors Buckland, Davis, Hanley, Samayoa, Stallard, Wheeler, Yuill, Vice ChairsAshby and Serna, and Chair Miklos

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.

  • PDF Handout: CALCOG Cap and Trade Policy
  1. PDF Minutes of the June 9, 2014, Meeting ‡
  2. PDF Annual Adoption of Salary Plan per CalPERS Regulation (Ms. Niccum)‡
  3. PDF Revised Yuba County Local Transportation Fund Findings of Apportionment for Fiscal Year 2014/15 (Mr. Taylor)‡
  4. PDF Selection of Consultant for Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy Environmental Impact Report Legal Services Contract (Mr. Chew)‡
  5. PDF Contracts for Cooperative Purchase of Fuels and Lubricants (Mr. Johnson)‡
  6. PDF Potential New Projects: CivicSpark and Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (Mr. McKeever/Mr. Trost)‡
  7. PDF Report on Fiscal Year 2013-14 Contracts Under $50,000 (Mr. Trost)‡
  8. Metropolitan Transportation Plan/Sustainable Communities Strategy Update
    • PDF Handout: MTP/SCS Process Map
    1. PDF Results of Phasing Analysis (Mr. Griesenbeck)
    2. PDF Preliminary Revenue Analysis (Mr. Holtzen)
    3. PDF Public Polling (Ms. Hernández)
    4. PDF Outreach Update (Ms. Hernández)
    5. PDF Project Level Economic Analysis (Mr. Carpenter)
      • PDF Presentation
  9. PDF Ten-Year Anniversary of Adoption of Sacramento Region Blueprint (Ms. Hernández)
  10. PDF Comment Letter on Valero Crude by Rail Project Environmental Impact Report (Mr. Trost)
  11. PDF State Advocacy Update (Mr. Johnson)
  12. PDF Federal Advocacy Update (Mr. Johnson)
  13. Other Matters
  14. Adjournment

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‡ - Indicates Action

Next committee meeting: Monday, September 8, 2014

Prepared by:
Mike McKeever
Chief Executive Officer

Approved by:
Steve Miklos

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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