CAC Meeting – February 15, 2011




Tuesday, February 15, 2011

TJPA Offices
201 Mission Street, Suite 2100 San Francisco, CA
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


Jim Lazarus, Chair
Karen Knowles-Pearce, Vice Chair

Andrew Brooks Anthony Dimas Michael Freeman
Peter Hartman MaryClare James Marcus Krause
David Milton Jane Morrison D’Arcy Myjer
Ted Olsson Jul Lynn Parsons Dave Snyder
Pascale Soumoy
Executive Director Staff Liaison CAC Secretary
Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan Robert Beck Margie Cleland

  1. Call to Order (5 minutes)
  2. Approval of Minutes of January 11, 2011 Meeting (5 minutes)
  3. Staff Report (10 minutes)
  4. Construction Update (10 minutes)
  5. Transit Center Design Update by PCPA (40 minutes)
  6. Public Comment (5 minutes)
  7. CAC Member Comments & Future Agenda Requests
  8. Adjourn

The Transbay Joint Powers Authority Citizens Advisory Committee meeting will be held at the Transbay Joint Powers Authority office at 201 Mission Street, Suite 2100, San Francisco, CA. The closest accessible BART station is the Embarcadero Street Station at Beale and Market Street. Accessible MUNI lines serving this location are: Muni Metro Lines J-Church, K-Ingleside, L-Taraval, M-Oceanview, N-Judah and T-Third at the Embarcadero Street Station; F- Market line; 14-Mission; 30X-Marina Express; 21-Hayes; 31-Balboa; 38 Geary; 20-Union; 41-Union; 2-Clement; 71-Haight; 9-San Bruno; 5-Fulton; 6-Parnassas; and 10-Townsend. For information about MUNI services call 311 or view the MUNI map at

The meeting room is wheelchair accessible. There is accessible parking available in the 201 Mission Street parking lot located directly behind the building. The parking lot entrance is in the 200 block of Howard Street (between Beale and Main Street).

If you require the use of an American Sign Language interpreter, a sound enhancement system, or a reader during the meeting, such person or system can be made available upon request; please contact the TJPA at (415) 597-4620, at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. Late requests will be honored if possible. Calendars and minutes of the meeting may be available in alternative formats; please contact the TJPA at (415) 597-4620 at least 72 hours in advance of need.

To assist the TJPA’s efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies, environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based products. Please help TJPA to accommodate these individuals.

The ringing of and use of cell phones, pagers and similar sound-producing electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting. Please be advised that the Chair may order the removal from the meeting room of any person(s) responsible for the ringing or use of a cell phone, pager, or other similar sound-producing electronic devices.

The Ethics Commission of the City and County of San Francisco has asked us to remind individuals that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [Campaign and Gov’t Conduct Code, Article II, Chapter 1, § 2.100, et seq.) to register and report lobbing activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 220, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone (415) 252-3100, fax (415) 252-3124 and web site: