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San Gabriel Valley Service Council Meeting Agenda*

Location & Date

Virtual Meeting, , Los Angeles
Monday, November 9, 2020 5:00 p.m.


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Listen and comment by phone: Dial877.422.8614 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.

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Call to Order

Council Members:

Diane Velez, Chair
Peter Chan, Vice Chair
Harry Baldwin
Roger Chandler
David Diaz
Gary Floyd
Alex Gonzalez
John Harrington
Ben Wong


Dolores Ramos, Service Councils Administrator
Dolores Ramos, Service Councils Administrator
Joe Forgiarini, Senior Director, Service Performance & Analysis
Wayne Wassell, Senior Transportation Planning Manager
Lilian De Loza, Director, Planning/Environmental Communications
Albert Kuan, Transportation Associate

1. ROLL Call

2. APPROVE Minutes of October 12, 2020 Meeting, Councilmembers Comment

3. RECEIVE MicroTransit Update, Rani Narula-Woods, Senior Director, Andrew Carrasco, Manager Comment

4. RECEIVE NextGen Bus Plan Update, Joe Forgiarini, Senior Director, Wayne Wassell, Senior Transportation Planning Manager Comment

5. RECEIVE NoHo to Pasadena Bus Rapid Transit Project Update, Gary Byrne, Deputy Project Manager Comment

6. REVIEW Motion 39 Response - Policies And Protocols For Future Service Shutdowns, Robert Holland, Senior Executive Officer, Lilian De Loza, Director Comment

7. CONSIDER Going Dark for December 14, 2020 Meeting, Councilmembers Comment

8. RECEIVE Regional Service Performance Update, Wayne Wassell, Senior Transportation Planning Manager, Lilian De Loza, Director Comment

9. PUBLIC Comments for Items not on the Agenda Comment
Members of the public may address the Council for up to 2 minutes per item, or at the discretion of the Chair.

10. CLOSING Remarks, Council Members and Staff
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:

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Customer Experience Plan

Comprehensive Pricing Study          

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