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San Fernando Valley Service Council Meeting Agenda*

Location & Date

Virtual Meeting, , Los Angeles
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 6:30 p.m.


Watch Online: A link to watch live will appear here under Upcoming Events when the meeting begins

Listen by phone: Dial 877.422.8614, enter Meeting Extension 3462108#

Listen and comment by phone: Dial 877.422.8614 and enter Meeting Extension 3756328#. During public comment for each item, the moderator will announce callers by their area code and last four numbers of their phone number, then given two minutes to comment.

Submit 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 item number when submitting. Email and postal mail 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 meeting link here or in the following agenda.

Council Members:
David Perry, Chair
Carla Canales Cortez, Vice Chair
Leslie Aguirre
Robert Gonzales
Erin N. Nash
Perri Sloane Goodman
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.     SWEAR In Erin N. Nash as San Fernando Valley Service Council Member

2.     ROLL Call 

3.     APPROVE Minutes of January 6, 2021 Meeting, Councilmembers Comment 

4.     RECEIVE Traffic Reduction Study Update, Tham Nguyen, Senior Director, Special Projects Comment

5.     RECEIVE Metro’s Recovery Task Force Draft Final Recommendations, Mark Vallianatos, Executive Officer Comment 

6.     RECEIVE NextGen Bus Speed Engineering Working Group Update, Stephen Tu, Director Comment 

7.     RECEIVE Regional Performance Report and Updates, Israel Marin, Principal Transportation Planner, Tito Corona, Community Relations Manager Comment

8.     RECEIVE 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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Upcoming Service Council Presentations (Items subject to change)

On the Move Riders Club Update                                         
System Security & Law Enforcement Update on Homeless Outreach & Engagement

Better Bus Initiative                           
FY22 Draft Budget Overview