June 30, 2005

AGENDA OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2005, at 10:00 a.m.

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

 

1. CALL TO ORDER: President Maureen Middlebrook
2. ROLL CALL: Secretary of the District Janet S. Tarantino
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Director Dufty
4. PUBLIC COMMENT: Refer to the Public Comment Note Below
5. CONSENT CALENDAR:  
  A. Approve the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors of June 24, 2005

Motion

  B.

Attorney’s Report

   
   

Denial of Claims

   
   

1. Insufficient Claim of Brenda R. Arvie

 

Motion

   

2. Insufficient Claim of Flora Lawson

 

Motion

   

3. Subrogation Claim of Allstate Insurance Company

 
    (Insured: William Deane)  

Motion

  C.

Meeting of the Finance-Auditing Committee/Committee of the Whole
June 23, 2005
Chair J. Dietrich Stroeh

   

1. Ratification of Actions by the Auditor-Controller

 
   

a. Ratify Commitments and/or Disbursements
b. Ratify Previous Investments
c. Authorize Investments
d. Investment Report, May 2005

 
       

Resolution

6. REPORTS OF OFFICERS:  
  A. General Manager, Celia G. Kupersmith
  B. Attorney, David J. Miller
   

Closed Session:

 
   

1. Conference with Legal Counsel
    Government Code Section 54957

 
   

Public Employee Performance Evaluation for Officers of the District

a. General Manager

   

b. District Engineer

   

c. Auditor-Controller

   

d. Secretary of the District

   

   

2. Conference with Legal Counsel – Pending Litigation
   Government Code Section 54956.9(a)

   Golden Gate Bridge , Highway and Transportation District vs. Marsh and McLennan Companies, Inc., et.al.

   

3. Conference with Legal Counsel – Pending Litigation

   Government Code Section 54956.9(a)

   Superior Court of the State of California

   City and County of San Francisco

   Maryann S. Noble, Stephen C. Noble, As Next of Kin of Megan Noble, Deceased, And Estate of Megan Noble,
   Plaintiff vs.Golden Gate Bridge , Highway and Transportation District, et al., Defendant,
   Case No. Cgc-04-429431 (Consolidated With Case No.Cgc-04-429433)

  C. District Engineer, Denis J. Mulligan    
7. OTHER REPORTS :  
8. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES:  
  A.

Meeting of the Finance and Auditing Committee/Committee of the Whole

June 23, 2005

Chair J. Dietrich Stroeh

All items contained in this report are informational, as the items requiring Board action were acted upon by the Board of Directors at their meeting of June 24, 2005.

  B.

Meeting of the Finance and Auditing Committee/Committee of the Whole

July 7, 2005

Chair J. Dietrich Stroeh

   

1. Authorize a Transfer in the FY 05/06 Budget Regarding the Distribution of the Capital Contribution

       

Resolution

    2. Authorize the Setting of a Public Hearing Relative to Marin County Transit District’s Proposal to Increase the
   Youth Discount to 50% of the Adult Cash Fare for Local Marin Travel on Golden Gate Transit Bus Routes
       

Resolution

  C.

Meeting of the Building and Operating Committee/Committee of the Whole

June 23, 2005

Chair James C. Eddie

All items contained in this report are informational, as the items requiring Board action were acted upon by the Board of Directors at their meeting of June 24, 2005.

  D.

Meeting of the Governmental Affairs and Public Information Committee/Committee of the Whole

June 24, 2005

Chair Albert J. Boro

    1. Approve Actions Relative to the Professional Services Agreement with Viacom Outdoor, Inc.,
   Relative to RFP No. 2002-D-1, Exterior Bus Advertising
       

Resolution

  E.

Meeting of the Transportation Committee/Committee of the Whole

July 7, 2005

Chair Harold C. Brown, Jr.

    1. Authorize the Setting of a Public Hearing Relative to the Proposed Cancellation of Golden Gate Transit
   Transbay Commute Shuttle Bus Routes 32 & 34
       

Resolution

    2. Approve Provision of Special Event Ferry Service to SBC Park on August 12 and 13, 2005
       

Resolution

  F.

Meeting of the Advisory Committee for Nomination of Officers of the Board of Directors for 2005-2006

July 8, 2005

Chair J. Dietrich Stroeh

    1. Approve Selection of the First Vice President of the Board of Directors
       

Resolution

9. ADDRESSES TO BOARD:  
10. SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS:  
11. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:  
12 NEW BUSINESS:  
13. COMMUNICATIONS:  
14. ADJOURNMENT: Don Head  

 

 

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

 

Public Comment Note : Each person wishing to address the Board is requested to complete a Request-to-Speak Form for submittal to the Secretary of the District. A period of thirty (30) minutes has been allocated for public comments concerning items of interest within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Board. Each individual will be allotted three (3) minutes. Said time frames may be extended only upon approval of the Board.

 

All items appearing on the agenda are subject to action by the Board of Directors. Staff recommendations are subject to action by the Board of Directors. Staff recommendations are subject to change by the Board.

 

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