Golden Gate Bridge, Highway & Transportation District

February 13, 2015




FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2015, at 9:15 a.m.

(Please note change in time.)

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

MEMBERS: Chair Stroeh; Vice Chair Pahre; Directors Cochran, Moylan, Reilly, Sobel and Yee; President Grosboll (Ex Officio)



(1) Call to Order
(2) Roll Call
(3) Ratification of Previous Actions by the Auditor-Controller:
  (a) Ratify Commitments and/or Expenditures
  (b) Ratify Previous Investments
  (c) Authorize Investments
  (d) Accept Investment Report, January 2015
(4) Authorize Budget Adjustment(s) and/or Transfer(s)
  (a) Budget Increase in the FY 14/15 Ferry Transit Division Capital Budget Relative to Award of Contract No. 2015-FT-05, Mid-Life Refurbishment of the M.V. Mendocino Ferry, to Marine Group Boat Works, LLC
(Recommendation from the February 19, 2015 meeting of the Building and Operating Committee/Committee of the Whole)
(5) Authorize Actions Related to Grant Programs
  (a) None
(6) Approve Renewal of the Marine Insurance Program
(7) Approve Suspension of the Planned Special Event Ferry Fare Increase Until February 1, 2016
(8) Approve Suspension of the Planned Marin Local Fare Increase on Golden Gate Transit Regional Routes Effective July 1, 2015
(9) Monthly Review of Golden Gate Bridge Traffic/Tolls and Bus and Ferry Transit Patronage/Fares (for Seven Months Ending January 2015)
(10) Monthly Review of Financial Statements (for Seven Months Ending January 2015)
  (a) Statement of Revenue and Expenses
  (b) Statement of Capital Programs and Expenditures
(11) Closed Session
  (a) Conference with Legal Counsel – Pending Litigation,
Pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(a)
Report of Athens Administrators, Inc.

    (1) Angela Washington vs. Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
    (2) Sheila Davis vs. Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District
(12) Public Comment: Refer to the Public Comment Note Below
(13) Adjournment


s/ Amorette M. Ko-Wong, 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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