August 19, 2005

AGENDA OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 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 Kerns
     
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 August 12, 2005

Motion

     
  B.

Attorney’s Report

Denial of Claims

1.        Insufficient Subrogation Claim of Allstate Insurance Company              

             

(Insured:  Margarita Torres)

             

Motion

             

2.       Subrogation Claim of USAA Insurance Company            

             

(Insured:  John W. Sullivan)

             
             

Motion

             

3.       Claim of Michelle Vinsant

             

Motion

     
6. REPORTS OF OFFICERS:
     
  A. General Manager, Celia G. Kupersmith
   

1.    Approve Request for Accretion to the Bargaining Unit Represented by the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers, Local No. 21, AFL-CIO for Allied Administrative, Non-Professionals in the District Division

Resolution

     
  B. Attorney, David J. Miller
     
  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

August 12, 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 August 12, 2005.
     
  B.

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

August 25, 2005

Chair James C. Eddie

  1. Authorize Execution of a Professional Services Agreement with Anchor Environmental CA, L.P., Relative to RFP No. 2006-FT-1, Consultant to Provide Channel Maintenance Dredging Design and Permitting Support Services at Larkspur Ferry Terminal

Resolution

         2. Approve Actions Relative to Contract No. 2006-B-7, Crane Truck:

a.   Reject the Bid of East Bay Ford Truck Sales, Inc.; and,

b.   Authorize Award of Contract No. 2006-B-7 to Golden Gate Freightliner, Inc., dba Golden Gate Truck Center

Resolution

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

/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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