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BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Thursday, November 3, 2005
5:30 PM

Board of Supervisors' Chambers
County Government Center
70 West Hedding Street
San Jose, California

AGENDA

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  • Persons wishing to address the Board of Directors on any item on the agenda or not on the agenda should complete a blue card located at the public information table and hand it to the Board Secretary staff prior to the meeting or before the item is heard. Speakers will be called to address the Board when their agenda item(s) arise during the meeting and are asked to limit their comments to 2 minutes. The amount of time allocated to speakers may vary at the Chairperson's discretion depending on the number of speakers and length of the agenda. If presenting handout materials, please provide 25 copies to the Board Secretary for distribution to the Board of Directors.

  • The Consent Agenda items may be voted on in one motion at the beginning of the meeting. If you wish to discuss any of these items, please request the item be removed from the Consent Agenda by completing a blue card at the public information table and handing it to the Board Secretary staff prior to the meeting or prior to the Consent Agenda being heard.

  • All reports for items on the open meeting agenda are available for review in the Board Secretary’s Office, 3331 North First Street, San Jose, California, (408) 321-5680, the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday prior to the meeting. This information is available on our website, www.vta.org, and also at the meeting.

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1. CALL TO ORDER
 
2. ROLL CALL
 
3. ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION

Existing Litigation - Conference with Legal Counsel
[Government Code Section 54956.9(a)]

Name of Case:Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority v. Feist
(Santa Clara Superior Court Section Court No.: 1-02-CV806209 No. 1-02-CV 810069)
(Eminent Domain)

RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

  
4. CLOSED SESSION REPORT
 
5. ORDERS OF THE DAY
 
6. AWARDS AND COMMENDATIONS

A.Employees of the Month for November 2005 and Supervisor of the Quarter.
B. Acknowledge the Investment Policy Certification of Excellence
  
7. REPORT FROM THE GENERAL MANAGER (Verbal Report)

  • Receive a Presentation on the Comprehensive Operations Analysis (COA).
  
8. PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons desiring to address the Board of Directors on any item within the Boards jurisdiction. Speakers are limited to 2 minutes. The law does not permit Board action or extended discussion of any item not on the agenda except under special circumstances. If Board action is requested, the matter can be placed on a subsequent agenda. All statements that require a response will be referred to staff for reply in writing.
  
9. Policy Advisory Committee (PAC) Chairpersons Report. (Kishimoto)
  

CONSENT AGENDA

10. Approve the Minutes of the Board of Directors Workshop Meeting of September 16, 2005.
  
11. Approve the Minutes of the Regular Board of Directors Meeting of September 29, 2005.
  
 

ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE COMMITTEE

There were no items submitted for the Consent Agenda by the Administration and Finance Committee.
  
 

CONGESTION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM AND PLANNING COMMITTEE

12. Approve the 2005 Santa Clara County Congestion Management Program (CMP).
  
 

TRANSIT PLANNING AND OPERATIONS COMMITTEE

There were no items submitted for the Consent Agenda by the Transit Planning and Operations Committee.

REGULAR AGENDA

13.Adopt the VTA 2000 Measure A Transit Program with a Revenue and Expenditure Plan that establishes a new 30-year, quarter-cent, local sales tax supporting the construction and operation of the 2000 Measure A projects.
  
  
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REGULAR AGENDA

  
 

ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSON'S REPORT - (See Agenda Item #18.A.)

14. Authorize the General Manager to execute a cooperative agreement with the Peninsula Corridor Joints Power Board (JPB) that specifies the funding arrangements and project management responsibilities of each agency for adding Translink� add-value capabilities to VTA and Caltrain Ticket Vending Machines (TVMs).
  
15. Adopt an Initial Project Report for Regional Measure 2 funds for Translink� Ticket Vending Maching Integration; certify and acknowledge that certain conditions as set forth in the attached resolution will be adhered to; and further, adopt a resolution authorizing the General Manager to execute a grant agreement with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) for Regional Measure 2 funds for the Translink� Ticket Vending Machine Program.
  
 

CONGESTION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM AND PLANNING COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSON'S REPORT - (See Agenda Item #18.B.)

There were no items submitted for the Regular Agenda by the Congestion Management Program and Planning Committee.
  
 

TRANSIT PLANNING AND OPERATIONS COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSON'S REPORT - (See Agenda Item #18.C.)

There were no items submitted for the Regular Agenda by the Transit Planning and Operations Committee.
  
  
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OTHER ITEMS

16. ITEMS OF CONCERN AND REFERRAL TO ADMINISTRATION
 
17. LEGISLATIVE REPORT
 
18. SUMMARY MINUTES FROM STANDING COMMITTEES

A. Administration and Finance Committee
B. Congestion Management Program and Planning Committee
C. Transit Planning and Operations Committee
  
28. REPORTS (UNAPPROVED MINUTES) FROM ADVISORY COMMITTEES

A. Committee for Transit Accessibility (CTA)
B. Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC)
C. Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC)
D. Technical Advisory Committee (TAC)
E. Policy Advisory Committee (PAC)
  
20. REPORTS FROM JOINT POWERS BOARDS (JPBs) & REGIONAL COMMISSIONS

A. Peninsula Corridor JPB
B. Capitol Corridor JPB
C. Dumbarton Rail Corridor Policy Committee
D. Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)
  
21. REPORTS FROM VTA POLICY ADVISORY BOARDS (PABs)

A. Vasona Light Rail PAB (No Meeting Scheduled)
B.Silicon Valley Rapid Transit Corridor PAB
C. Downtown East Valley PAB
D. Highway PAB South (No Meeting Scheduled)
E.I-680 Sunol SMART Carpool Lane Policy Advisory Committee
  
22. REPORT FROM THE NOMINATING COMMITTEE
 
23. ELECTION OF CHAIRPERSON AND VICE CHAIRPERSON
 
24. REPORT FROM THE CHAIRPERSON

  
25. ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
26. ADJOURN
 
  
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