San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail Implementation Meeting #21 – March 10, 2017

AGENDA

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location

Elihu M. Harris State Office Building
1515 Clay Street, 2nd Floor, Room 12
Oakland, California

Conference Call / Webinar Information:
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Desired Outcomes of Meeting:

  • Attendees are informed of Water Trail-related activities, progress, and accomplishments.
  • PMT is informed on its consensus decision-making process and gives direction on possible clarification of Charter language.
  • Attendees are informed of progress in the development of a series of Water Trail maps.
  • Attendees are informed and provide feedback on potential Water Trail projects to apply for Measure AA Grant funding.
  • Attendees exchange information on Groundwork Richmond’s kayaking program.
  • After receiving Advisory Committee guidance, Project Management Team makes consensus-based decisions on four Richmond trailhead designations: Richmond Municipal Marina, Barbara & Jay Vincent Park, Shimada Friendship Park, and Boat Ramp Street.

 

Time – Agenda Items

10:00 – Welcome, Introductions, Agenda Review, and Meeting Ground Rules

10:10 – Updates and Announcements from Water Trail Staff, Project Management Team, and Advisory Committee Members

10:20 – Clarification of PMT Decision Making

10:35 – Water Trail Map Project update

  • Overview
  • Advisory Committee and public questions and discussion

10:45 – Measure AA Grant Funding – Water Trail Project List

  • Overview
  • Advisory Committee and public questions and discussion

11:00 – Trailhead Designation Consideration: Richmond Marina Bay Sites: Richmond Municipal Marina; Barbara & Jay Vincent Park; and Shimada Friendship Park (Contra Costa County)

  • Presentation and Site Description review
  • Discussion with Advisory Committee
  • Public comments
  • Advisory Committee consensus guidance to Project Management Team on trailhead designation
  • Project Management Team discussion and decision on conditional designation

12:00 – Break

12:10 – Presentation of Groundwork Richmond’s Kayaking Program

  • Overview of program and plans for the future
  • Advisory Committee and public questions and discussion

12:30 – Trailhead Designation Consideration: Boat Ramp Street (Richmond, Contra Costa County)

  • Presentation and Site Description review
  • Discussion with Advisory Committee
  • Public comments
  • Advisory Committee consensus guidance to Project Management Team on trailhead designation
  • Project Management Team discussion and decision on conditional designation

12:55 – Public Comments

1:00 – Adjourn

 

Agenda items may be taken out of sequence at the discretion of the Project Management Team; times are approximate.

Questions regarding this meeting may be addressed to Avra Heller, Coastal Conservancy Project Manager, at (510) 286-1212, or avra.heller@scc.ca.gov.

The meeting room is wheelchair accessible. Any person who has a disability and requires reasonable accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact Avra Heller (contact information above) no later than five days prior to the meeting.