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Report ID: 21-005   
Type: Consent
Meeting Body: Board of Directors - Regular Meeting
Meeting Date: 1/13/2021 Final action: 1/13/2021
Recommended Action: Consider receiving the Accessibility Advisory Committee minutes of November 10, 2020.
Attachments: 1. STAFF REPORT, 2. AAC Minutes for November 10, 2020, 3. Master Minute Order

TO:                                          AC Transit Board of Directors                                          

FROM:                                          Michael A. Hursh, General Manager

SUBJECT:                     Accessibility Advisory Committee Minutes of November 10, 2020                     

 

BRIEFING ITEM


RECOMMENDED ACTION(S):

 

Title

Consider receiving the Accessibility Advisory Committee minutes of November 10, 2020.

Body

 

STRATEGIC IMPORTANCE:

 

Goal - Safe and Secure Operations

Initiative - Service Quality

 

The Accessibility Advisory Committee provides feedback to the AC Transit Board of Directors regarding the implementation of District planning, programs and services for seniors and individuals with disabilities.

 

BUDGETARY/FISCAL IMPACT:

 

There is no budgetary or fiscal impact associated with this report.

 

BACKGROUND/RATIONALE:

 

The minutes for November 10, 2020 were approved by the Accessibility Advisory Committee on December 8, 2020. Major topics included an Update on Front Door Boarding and Passenger Capacity and an Update on Bus Cleaning Procedures.

 

The Accessibility Advisory Committee was established by the Board of Directors in 1991 to review, comment and advise the Board of Directors and District staff regarding the implementation of planning, programs and services for seniors and people with disabilities. The committee consists of 14 members with two members being appointed by each of the seven elected members of the District’s Board of Directors. Committee members serve a two-year term.

 

ADVANTAGES/DISADVANTAGES:

 

This report is being provided to inform the Board of the activities of the Accessibility Advisory Committee.

 

ALTERNATIVES ANALYSIS:

 

This report does not recommend an action.

 

PRIOR RELEVANT BOARD ACTION/POLICIES:

 

Staff Report 20-460 - Accessibility Advisory Committee Minutes of October 13, 2020

 

ATTACHMENTS:

 

1.                     AAC Minutes for November 10, 2020

 

Prepared by:

Tammy Kyllo, Administrative Coordinator

 

Approved/Reviewed by:

Ramakrishna Pochiraju, Executive Director of Planning & Engineering

Robert del Rosario, Director of Services Development and Planning