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San Fernando Valley Service Council Meeting Agenda*

Location & Date

Virtual Meeting, , Los Angeles
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 6:00 p.m.


Watch Online: San Fernando Valley Service Council Stream; Link to stream will appear here when the meeting begins

Listen by phone: Dial 877.422.8614, enter Meeting Extension 3462070#

Listen and comment by phone: Dial877.422.8614 and enter Meeting Extension 3654496# during the agenda item you wish to comment on. Callers will be announced by their area code and the last four numbers of their phone number, then given two minutes to comment.

Submit comments before the meeting: 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 item number when submitting. Comments must be received by 5 pm the day prior to the meeting to ensure they will be read into the public record during the meeting. Comments received via mail or email will be read for up to two minutes per person, per item.

Submit comments before and during the meeting via the links in the following agenda or here.

Call to Order

Council Members:

David Perry, Chair
Carla Canales Cortez, Vice Chair
Leslie Aguirre
Robert Gonzales
Perri Sloane Goodman
Yvette Lopez-Ledesma
Jess Talamantes
Dennis Washburn
Donald Weissman


Dolores Ramos, Chief Administrative Analyst
Joe Forgiarini, Senior Director, Service Performance & Analysis
Israel Marin, Principal Transportation Planner
Tito Corona, Community Relations Manager
Albert Kuan, Transportation Associate

1. ROLL Call

2. APPROVE July 1, 2020 Minutes, Councilmembers Comment

3. RECEIVE Regional Service Performance Report, Israel Marin, Principal Transportation Planner, Tito Corona, Community Relations Manager Comment

4. PUBLIC Comment for items not on the agenda Comment

5. 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.

ADJOURN to Public Hearing

To access the San Fernando Valley NextGen Bus Plan Proposals Public Hearing on Wednesday, August 19 at 6:30 p.m.:

Watch online: A link will appear on when the hearing begins; a recording will be posted on the same page after the hearing concludes.

Listen by phone or comment online: See the agenda posted at

For information on proposed service changes, hearing dates, times, and ways to participate, visit


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