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Report ID: 22-157   
Type: Consent
Meeting Body: Board of Directors - Regular Meeting
Meeting Date: 3/9/2022 Final action: 3/9/2022
Recommended Action: Consider receiving the Accessibility Advisory Committee minutes of January 11, 2022.
Attachments: 1. STAFF REPORT, 2. Att. 1. AAC Minutes for January 11, 2022, 3. Master Minute Order

TO:                                          AC Transit Board of Directors                                          

FROM:                                          Michael A. Hursh, General Manager

SUBJECT:                     Accessibility Advisory Committee Minutes of January 11, 2022                     

 

BRIEFING ITEM


RECOMMENDED ACTION(S):

 

Title

Consider receiving the Accessibility Advisory Committee minutes of January 11, 2022.

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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 January 11, 2022 were approved by the Accessibility Advisory Committee on February 8, 2022. Major topics included:

 

                     Briefing on the 2022 Federal and State Advocacy Programs.

                     Update on Bus Shelters.

                     Review of Quarterly ADA Complaints.

 

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 22-110 - Accessibility Advisory Committee Minutes of December 14, 2021

 

ATTACHMENTS:

 

1.                     AAC Minutes for January 11, 2022

 

Prepared by:

Tammy Kyllo, Administrative Coordinator

 

Approved/Reviewed by:

Ramakrishna Pochiraju, Executive Director of Planning & Engineering

Robert del Rosario, Director of Service Development and Planning