NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO
ESTABLISH POLICIES FOR
GOLDEN GATE TRANSIT AND GOLDEN GATE FERRY
SERVICE AND FARE CHANGES UNDER
TITLE VI OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964 AS AMENDED

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District (District) will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in the Board Room, Administration Building, Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza, San Francisco, CA, to receive public comment on the establishment of policies for Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry service and fare changes.

As a result of recent guidance issued by the Federal Transit Administration regarding Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as it is applied to federal fund recipients, the District is proposing to adopt a: a) Major Service Change Policy; b) Disparate Impact Policy; and, c) Disproportionate Burden Policy.

Reports regarding this proposal may be obtained from Janet S. Tarantino, Secretary of the District, Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District, P.O. Box 9000, Presidio Station, San Francisco, CA, 94129-0601 or by electronic mail at districtsecretary@goldengate.org or by facsimile at (415) 923-2013 or by using TDD California Relay Service at (800) 735-2929. The staff report about the subject of the hearing will be available for public review no later than 72 hours before the public hearing.

Public comments will be received at the public hearing or may be presented in writing to the Secretary of the District at the above address. Comments may also be sent by electronic mail to publichearing@goldengate.org. Written comments should be received no later than July 11, 2013, by close of business at 4:30 p.m.

The public hearing location is accessible to everyone. To request special assistance due to a disability at this public hearing, please call the District Secretary’s Office at (415) 923-2223 three days before the hearing date.

/s/ Janet S. Tarantino, Secretary of the District
Dated: June 18, 2013