March 16, 2012





Immediately following the 10:00 a.m. meeting of the
Building and Operating Committee/Committee of the Whole

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

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



1. 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, February 2012
2. Authorize Budget Adjustment(s) and/or Transfer(s)

Budget Transfer from the FY 11/12 Bridge Division Operating Budget to the FY 11/12 Ferry Transit Division Operating Budget Relative to the Ratification of the Award of an Emergency Contract to Bay Ship & Yacht Co., for Dry-Docking and Repair of the M.S. Sonoma
(Recommendation for the March 22, 2012 meeting of the Building and Operating Committee)

  b. Budget Increase and Budget Transfer Relative to the Award of Contract No. 2012-FT-9, M.V. Del Norte Ferry Accessibility Improvements, to Bay Ship & Yacht Co.
(Recommendation for the March 22, 2012 meeting of the Building and Operating Committee)
3. Authorize Actions Related to Grant Programs
  a. None
4. Authorize Execution of an Agreement between the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District for Ticket Vending Machines Support Services
5. Approve Actions Relative to the Implementation of a Demonstration Project Relative to the Management of Passenger Reservations for Special Event Ferry Service to AT&T Park
6. Monthly Review of Golden Gate Bridge Traffic/Tolls and Bus and Ferry Transit Patronage/Fares (for Eight Months Ending February 2012)
7. Monthly Review of Financial Statements (for Eight Months Ending February 2012)
  a. Statement of Revenue and Expenses
  b. Statement of Capital Programs and Expenditures
8. Public Comment: Refer to the Public Comment Note Below
9. 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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