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San Fernando Valley Service Council Meeting (Revised) Agenda*

Location & Date

Marvin Braude Constituent Center, 6262 Van Nuys Blvd, Van Nuys
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 6:30 p.m.


Call to Order

Council Members:

Yvette Lopez-Ledesma, Chair
Jess Talamantes, Vice Chair
Carla Canales Cortez
Jenny Daniels Freese
Robert Gonzales
Rosalba González
David Perry
Dennis Washburn
Donald Weissman


Scott Page, Deputy Executive Officer
Dolores Ramos, Chief Administrative Analyst
Israel Marin, Principal Transportation Planner
Karen Swift, Community Relations Manager
Carlos Rico, Transportation Associate
Lourdes Álvarez, Transportation Associate 

1. PLEDGE of Allegiance

2. APPROVE April 3, 2019 and May 1, 2019 Minutes, Councilmembers

3. RECEIVE Shared Mobility Micro Mobility Vehicles Program Update, Frank Ching, Deputy Executive Officer, Countywide Planning

4. RECEIVE LIFE (Low Income Fare is Easy) Program Update, Armineh Saint, Senior Transportation Manager, Local Programming

5. RECEIVE NextGen Update, Conan Cheung, Executive Officer, Service Planning & Development

6. RECEIVE Line Ride Report, Councilmember Donald Weissman

7. ADOPT FY20 Work Plan, Councilmembers

8. ELECT Chair and Vice Chair for FY2020, Councilmembers

9. CONSIDER Going Dark for the July 3, 2019 Service Council Meeting, Councilmembers

10. RECEIVE Regional Service Performance Report, Scott Page, Deputy Executive Officer

11. PUBLIC Comment for items not on the agenda

12. 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.


Pending Council Items with tentative schedule dates, subject to change . Verify by consulting official posted agendas.

  • Metro Transit Security Update – July 2019
  • Metro U-Pass Program – July 2019
  • DASH Service Updates – January 2020
  • Metro Transit to Parks Plan – to be scheduled as agenda permits
  • Metrolink SCORE Program to be scheduled as agenda permits
  • Bus & Rail Car Inspection Program – to be scheduled as agenda permits

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