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Gateway Cities Service Council Meeting Agenda*

Location & Date

Virtual Meeting, , Los Angeles
Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:00 p.m.


Watch Online: Gateway Cities Service Council Stream
Listen By Phone: Dial 877.422.8614, enter Meeting extension 3461978#

To submit public comments:
Before the meeting:

  • Via email or by postal mail: Regional Service Councils, One Gateway Plaza, MS: 99-7-1, Los Angeles, CA 90012
  • Indicate the meeting name, date, and agenda number or item along with comments submitted by email or postal mail.
  • Before and during the meeting:  Comment via the links provided in the following agenda or here.
  • During the meeting: Call877.422.8614 and enter Meeting Extension 3756316# during the presentation of the item you wish to comment on. Callers will be announced by the last four numbers of their phone number, then be unmuted and given two minutes to make comments.

Call to Order

Council Members:
Al Rios, Chair
Danny Hom, Vice Chair
Sean Ashton
Maria Davila
Jo Ann Eros-Delgado
Karina Macias
Samuel Peña
Wally Shidler
Lori Y. Woods


Dolores Ramos, Chief Administrative Analyst
Joe Forgiarini, Senior Director, Service Performance & Analysis
Chad Kim, Senior Transportation Planner
Mark Dierking, Community Relations Manager
Athena Thai, Senior Transportation Planner

1. ROLL Call

2. SWEAR In Sean Ashton as Gateway Cities Service Council Member Comment

3. APPROVE Minutes from June 11, 2020 Regular Meeting, Councilmembers Comment

4. RECEIVE Comprehensive Pricing Study Overview , doreen Morrissey, Principal Transportation Planner, Internal Fellow, Raymond Kan, Senior Transportation Planner Comment

5. RECEIVE Q4 Station Evaluation Program Update, Jorge Martinez, Transportation Planner, Blanca Buenrostro, Facilities Maintenance Supervisor Comment

6. RECEIVE Next Gen Revised Proposals, Joe Forgiarini, Senior Director, Service Performance & Analysis, Chad Kim, Senior Transportation Planner Comment

7. RECEIVE Regional Updates , Chad Kim, Senior Transportation Planner, Mark Dierking, Community Relations Manager Handout Comment

8. PUBLIC Comment for items not on the Agenda Comment

9. CHAIR and Council Member Comments

Consideration of items not on the posted agenda, including: items to be presented and (if requested) referred to staff; items to be placed on the agenda for action at a future meeting of the Council; and/or items requiring immediate action because of an emergency situation or where the need to take immediate action came to the attention of the Council subsequent to the posting of the agenda.


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