Oakland’s Bicyclist & Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC) was established to advise the City Council on programs and projects related to walking and bicycling.
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On the agenda:
- Active Transportation Program (ATP) Cycle 3 grants (20 minutes)— Oakland is preparing for Cycle 3 of the California Active Transportation Program Grants. These grants are for bicycle and pedestrian projects, with full grant applications due June 15th. Bruce Williams will review previous grant rounds, present the process to projects for potential grant applications for this round, discuss draft project scopes, and solicit input from the Commission in selecting final candidates.
- NACTO Transit Program Accelerator (10 minutes)—The City of Oakland and AC Transit have been selected to participate in NACTO’s Transit Program Accelerator. Staff will discuss the opportunity and the joint proposal submitted by the City of Oakland and AC Transit for the program.
- Update on SB743 Implementation (15 minutes)—Staff will present an introduction to SB743, summarize recent guidance from the Governor’s Office of Planning & Research (http://tinyurl.com/RevisedVMT-CEQA), and provide an early report on the City of Oakland’s approach to implementing SB743 and reforming local transportation impact review. (Also see OPR web page, https://www.opr.ca.gov/s_sb743.php.)