Golden Gate Bridge, Highway & Transportation District

March 21, 2008


THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2008, at 10:00 a.m.

Board Room, Administration Building, Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza, San Francisco, CA

MEMBERS: Chair Eddie; Vice Chair Reilly; Directors Ammiano, Boro, Hernández, Middlebrook and Stroeh; President Moylan (Ex Officio)



Approve Actions Relative to the Award of Contract No. 2006-B-1, Golden Gate Bridge Seismic Retrofit Phase IIIA, North Anchorage Housing/North Pylon, to Shimmick Construction Company, Inc./Obayashi Corporation, Joint Venture


Authorize Execution of an Amendment to the Lease Agreement with The Presidio Trust Relative to a Construction Staging Area for Golden Gate Bridge Improvement Projects


Authorize Execution of a Professional Services Agreement with Corey, Canapary & Galanis Relative to Contract No. 2008-D-4, Regional Bus and Ferry Passenger Survey

6. Status Report from Board Appointee(s) on Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) Board
7. Status Report on Engineering Projects
8. Closed Session:
Conference with Legal Counsel - Pending Litigation
Government Code Section 54956.9(a)
  a. Report of Hanson Bridgett LLP


Herbert Hoffman and Catherine Dodd v. Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
9. Public Comment: Refer to the Public Comment Note Below
10. Adjournment


/s/ Janet S. Tarantino, Secretary of the District

Meeting Note: This Committee meeting may be attended by Members of the Board of Directors who do not serve on this Committee. In the event that a quorum of the entire Board is present, this Committee shall act as a Committee of the Whole.

A vote of the Committee of the Whole does not constitute final Board action. All Committee actions must be ratified by the full Board of Directors.

All items appearing on the agenda are subject to action by the Committee.

Public Comment Note: This portion of the meeting, not to exceed thirty (30) minutes, has been allocated for public comments concerning items of interest within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Committee. Each individual will be allotted three (3) minutes. Said time frames may be extended only upon approval of the Committee.

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