LAVTA on freeway with other traffic

Board of Directors Meeting

1. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance

2. Roll Call of Members

3. Meeting Open to Public
• Members of the audience may address the Board of Directors on any matter within the general subject matter jurisdiction of the LAVTA Board of Directors.

• Unless members of the audience submit speaker forms before the start of the meeting requesting to address the board on specific items on the agenda, all comments must be made during this item of business. Speaker cards are available at the entrance to the meeting room and should be submitted to the Board secretary.

• Public comments should not exceed three (3) minutes.

• Items are placed on the Agenda by the Chairman of the Board of Directors, the Executive Director, or by any three members of the Board of Directors. Agendas are published 72 hours prior to the meeting.

• No action may be taken on matters raised that are not on the Agenda.

• For the sake of brevity, all questions from the public, Board and Staff will be directed through the Chair.

4. January Wheels Accessible Advisory Committee Minutes Report

5. Consent Agenda

Recommend approval of all items on Consent Agenda as follows:

A. Minutes of the January 4, 2016 Board of Directors meeting.

B. Treasurer’s Report for the month of December 2015

Recommendation: Staff recommends approval of the December 2015 Treasurer’s Report.

C. Title VI Program 2016-2019

Recommendation: The Projects and Services Committee recommends that the Board approve the attached Title VI Program for submittal to the FTA

D. Resolutions in Support of Application for funding through the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP)

Recommendation: Staff requests Board approval of Resolution 04-2016 and Resolution 05-2016 in support of a grant application to the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program (LCTOP). The Board resolutions attached will enable staff to apply for LCTOP funding to purchase two hybrid buses.

6. Comprehensive Operations Analysis – Preferred Alternative

Recommendation: The Projects and Services Committee recommends that the Board open the public comment period from February 1 – March 11, 2016; and set the public hearing date for March 7, 2016 for the COA Preferred Alternative.

7. Executive Director’s Report

8. Matters Initiated by the Board of Directors

• Items may be placed on the agenda at the request of three members of the Board.

9. Next Meeting Date is Scheduled for: March 7, 2016

10. Adjournment

Please refrain from wearing scented products (perfume, cologne, after-shave, etc.) to these meetings, as there may be people in attendance susceptible to environmental illnesses.

I hereby certify that this agenda was posted 72 hours in advance of the noted meeting.

LAVTA, Administrative Assistant /s/ Jennifer Suda 1/27/16

On request, the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority will provide written agenda materials in appropriate alternative formats, or disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, to enable individuals with disabilities to participate in public meetings. A written request, including name of the person, mailing address, phone number and brief description of the requested materials and preferred alternative format or auxiliary aid or service should be sent at least seven (7) days before the meeting. Requests should be sent to:

Executive Director
Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority 1362 Rutan Court, Suite 100
Livermore, CA 94551
Fax: 925.443.1375
Email : [email protected]