Transportation Work Group
Meeting Date: Tuesday 7/13/10  @  2pm
Meeting Location: Coalition for Clean Air
811 West 7th Street, LA, CA 90017  Ste. 1100
Located directly above the Metro Red/Blue Lines 7th Street Station

DRAFT July Agenda

1.     Introductions

2.     Updates

  • Living Streets Committee –
    o Tenets – revised  (Ryan?)
    o CD 14 Proposal (Ryan and Joe)
    o Boyle Heights Living Streets update (Ryan)
    o Parking Campaign Graphics Grant Proposal (Joe)
  • Bus-Only Lane Meeting – Report (Esperanza)
  • Taxi Workers Alliance (Sentayehu)
  • 2011 Measure R projects (Dorothy)

3.    New co-chair – election (Stephanie)

4.    SB 375 workshop – Preparation for a July 22nd meeting  (Jessica)

5.    Using Google Groups as a collaborative software to share documents (Stephanie)

6.    Member Forum/General Announcements

7.    Next Meeting – August 10th  or September 14th?

Handout – Green LA  Work Group Campaigns & Projects

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Green LA Coalition
Transportation Work Group
Meeting Date: Tuesday 6/8/10  @  2pm
Meeting Location: Coalition for Clean Air
811 West 7th Street, LA, CA 90017  Ste. 1100
*Metro Accessible

DRAFT Agenda
1.     Introductions
2.     Updates
•        Living Streets Committee – CD 14 Proposal, Boyle Heights Living Streets update  
(Ryan and Joe Linton)
•        Bus-Only Lane/Fare increase? (Esperanza)
•        Taxi Workers Alliance (Sentayehu)
•        Measure R? (Dorothy)
3.     New co-chair – electing a new chair next meeting (Stephanie)
4.     Endorsement Request
5.     Member Forum/General Announcements

Green LA Transportation Work Group (GLATWG)

AGENDA
Tuesday, May 11, 2-4PM
Coalition for Clean Air, Ste. 1100
*Metro Accessible 

  1. Introductions
  2. Working Group Conversation on Green LA Restructuring (Dorothy & Stephanie)
  3. Updates
  • Living Streets Committee – Ryan Lehman
  • Bus-Only Lane – Esperanza
  • Taxi Workers Alliance – ATS Contract and next steps- Betty/Silassie
  • Measure R

4. Member Forum/General Announcements

Action Items from last meeting that need follow up:

  • Measure R research  – Esperanza research if 2/3 votes can reallocate funds in Measure R (versus because it is state legislation, it can’t)
  • Living Streets Tenets Betty and Serena – review the tenets and did it address concerns of gentrification.  Stephanie will send it out tenets and preface (from about us) by email and pin down by next meeting.
  • Letter on Wilshire Bus Only Lane to CM Paul Koretz – if folks didn’t send this letter year, they should.  Sunyoung will send around sample again. 

Green LA Transportation Work Group Meeting Agenda 
Tuesday, April 13, 2- 4pm* at Coalition for Clean Air, Ste. 1100, 811 W. 7th Street, downtown Los Angeles. Located above the Metro Red and Blue Lines 7th Street station.

*Note: Special pre-meeting presentation on airport pollution from 1-2pm
 
AGENDA
1-2 pm – Presentation by Colleen Callahan on airport pollution.  Please RSVP to meena [at] coalitionforcleanair.org if you plan to attend the presentation.
 
GLATWG Monthly Meeting (2-4pm)
1. Introductions
 
2. Mayor’s 30/10 Plan Discussion/Presentation
          Update – letter to mayor with GLATWG questions (Stephanie)
Plan Presentation by Denny Zane from Move LA
 
3.  Living Streets Grant
RENEW grant / next steps
Role of the Work Group/Living Streets Committee
Tenets finalized
 
4.  Green LA strategic plan
Green LA Work Group Objectives and added value of this workgroup
 
5. Last meeting updates
   –  Letter to Mayor – follow up from their meeting (Betty/Stephanie)
   –  Wilshire Bus Only Lanes and MTA Fare increase (Sunyoung/Esperanza)
   –  Taxi study (Betty)
   –  Street Reclassification Meeting Update and reportback (Deborah/Ryan)
   –  Street Summit reportback
   –  Bike master plan
 
6. Member Forum/General Announcements

Please attend tomorrow’s Green L.A. Transportation Work Group meeting: Tuesday March 9th 2010 from 2-4pm at the offices of the Coalition for Clean Air.  Address is 811 West 7th Street, Ste. 1100, Downtown L.A. 90017. It’s located on the north side of 7th Street between Figueroa and Flower – directly above the 7th Street Metro Station where the Metro Blue Line and Red Line intersect.

 
AGENDA
 
1 – Introductions

2 – Meeting with  Deputy Mayors Jaime de la Vega & Romel Pascual follow-up and next steps

3 – Brief report back on asks and action items
     Taxi Report – funding strategies
    Metro Fare Increase
    Mayor’s request for a letter of support for the 30/10 plan
 
4 – Formalize and finalize Living Streets tenets
 
5 – Last meeting updates
Living Streets Grant
Wilshire Bus Only Lanes
 
6 – Discussion of Steering Committee and new direction for Green LA
 
7 – Follow-up of USDOT meeting February 19th
 
8 – Agenda items for next time
·         Complete Streets Campaign?
 
9 – Member Forum/General Announcements
·         Green LA Dinner; March 15
·         L.A. StreetSummit: March 18th and 20th
·         CEQA News
·         Green LA Institute events

UPDATED 1/11 – Meeting Location Changed

DRAFT AGENDA
Green L.A. Transportation Work Group monthly meeting
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 2-4pm
Coalition for Clean Air offices – 811 West 7th Street, Suite 1100, LA 90017 – Very easy access from 7th/Figueroa/Flower Red Line / Blue Line Metro Station 

1. Introductions:  10 minutes

2. Green LA Retreat – Steering Committee Follow-up/Discussion (Joe/Stephanie): 25 minutes

Discussion topic:  “What do you think as a GLATWG Win?”

3. Last meeting updates : 20 minutes

   – Living Streets Grant (Ryan L/Dorothy)
   – Parking In-Lieu Paper (Ryan L.)
   – Wilshire Bus Only Lanes (Sunyoung/Esperanza)
   – Metro/Carolyn Chiu leaving (Deborah)

4.  LA Bike Plan Update (Dorothy): 10 minutes
       background: Bike Plan FAQ

5. TAXI for 2010 strategy update (Betty/Sentayehu): 10-15 minutes

6. LA Marathon Temporary “Bus Street” update (Jerard): 5-10 minutes

7. Transform America’s T4Agenda (Stephanie): 5 minutes

8. Member Forum/General Announcements: 10 minutes
  Green L.A. – Green Jobs ; February 3rd 2010
  L.A. StreetSummit ; March 18th & 20th 2010

For February Meeting: Try to have something on CicLAvia

Welcome our new co-chairs Dorothy Le and Jerard Wright!!!

DRAFT AGENDA
Tuesday, December 8, 2-4PM
The California Endowment, Ste. B, 1000 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 – 1 block north of Union Station

1. Introductions:  15 minutes

2. Green LA Retreat – Steering Committee Update (Joe/Stephanie): 30 minutes

3. Last meeting updates : 30 minutes

   – Measure R bike/ped funding  (Dorothy)
   – Parking In-Lieu Paper (Ryan L.)
   – Bus Only Lane (Sunyoung/Esperanza)
   – Metro/Carolyn Chiu leaving (Deborah)

4.  LA Bike Plan Update (Dorothy): 10 minutes

5. LA Marathon Temporary “Bus Street” Action (Jerard): 5 minutes

6. New LACMTA Chief Planning Officer Recommendations (James Rojas?): 5 minutes

7. TAXI for 2010 strategy discussion  (Betty/Sentayehu): 10 minutes

8. Living Streets Grant Working Group (Ryan S./Deborah): 5 minutes

9. Member Forum/General Announcements: 10 minutes

Tomorrow will be the October Green L.A. Transportation Work Group meeting. It happens every month at 2pm on the second Tuesday of the month. Note the new location – the Califonia Endowment.

Tuesday, October 13th 2009 2pm-4pm
at the California Endowment, 1000 N. Alameda Street, LA 90012
Meeting room on 2nd Floor – at Community Partners

Green L.A. Coalition encourages attendees to use transit, bike or walk to the meeting. The site is one block north of Union Station, with convenient access via Metro Red and Gold Lines and numerous bus lines. If bicycling or driving, parking is available on-site.


Agenda Items

1. Campaign Updates
– Wilshire Bus-Only Lanes
– Complete/Living Streets
– In-Lieu Parking
– City Measure R Funding for Bike/Ped
– How do we want to follow-up on SB 375?

2. Working Group Business
– Revisit Workplan Priorities
– Select New Co-Chairs (discussion, likely to be decision in November)

3. Announcements

Green L.A. Coalition encourages attendees to use transit, bike or walk to the event. The site is one block north of Union Station, with convenient acess via Metro Red and Gold Lines and numerous bus lines. If bicycling or driving, parking is available onsite.

Green LA Transportation Work Group (GLATWG) meets the second Tuesday of each month from 2pm-4pm. The next meeting will be Tuesday September 8th at the offices of the Coalition for Clean Air at 811 W. 7th Street, Suite 1100, LA 90017. Located above the Metro Red/Blue Line 7th Street Station.

Draft Agenda:

1. Report-Back Jaime de la Vega Meeting
2. Wilshire Bus-Ony Lanes
3. Living Streets Next Steps
4. Metro Long Range Transportation Plan, including issues with Measure R Local Return funding for ped/bike/bus
5. Taxicab update (To be confirmed)
6. Parking report
7. Check-in on GLATWG workplan (To be confirmed)

Green L.A. Coalition Transportation Work Group meets later today (mark your calendars – we meet from 2pm-4pm the second Tuesday of each month):

Tuesday, August 11th
2PM
Coalition for Clean Air
(811 West 7th Street, Ste. 1100, LA 90017) (in Downtown Los Angeles, above Metro Red and Blue Lines’ 7th Street Station)
 
Revised Draft Agenda
 
1. Complete Streets (Update and Planning, 30 minutes)
2. Metro Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) Board Meeting Update (quick, 5 minutes)
3. Meeting with Deputy Mayor de la Vega (discussion, 15 minutes)
4. Bus Only Lane updates (Bus Riders Union, 20 minutes)
5. SB 375 – Beth Steckler/Climate Plan update (quick presentation, discussion 20 minutes)
6. Parking Policy (update, 5 minutes)
7. Park(ing) Day (quick discussion, 10 minutes)
8. National Infratsructure Bank (update, 5 minutes)