SANTA BARBARA COUNTY TRANSIT ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Wednesday, February 2, 2022
MEETING WILL BE HELD VIA TELECONFERENCE WEBINAR WITH REMOTE VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION ONLY
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|The Santa Barbara County Transit Advisory Committee (SBCTAC) is an
advisory body to the Santa Barbara County Association of Governments.
The Santa Barbara Transit Advisory Committee (SBCTAC) functions as the
social services transportation advisory council (SSTAC), as specified in
the Transportation Development Act (TDA), California Public Utilities
Code (PUC) Section 99238(a) et seq., for the Santa Barbara County
Association of Governments (SBCAG). |
Persons may address the Santa Barbara County Transit Advisory Committee (SBCTAC) on any matter listed on the agenda.
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
The California State Legislature recently passed, and the Governor signed, Assembly Bill 361 (Rivas, 2021), which amends the Government Code to allow Brown Act bodies to continue to meet remotely if certain elements are met. The SBCAG Board of Directors will meet in a hybrid model with some Board members participating via teleconference and some in-person to meet the social distancing recommendation. Members of the public may observe and address the Santa Barbara County Transit Advisory Committee (SBCTAC) as shown below:
The following alternative methods of participation are available to the public:https://zoom.us/accessibility
1. Watch the Advisory Committees Live: you may observe the live stream of the advisory committee meetings via Zoom on the computer or by dial-in telephone access via:
• Zoom Webinar ID: 895 5482 0362; password 480872; OR
• One-click weblink to join the Zoom webinar:
and password: 480872; OR
• Dial-In Telephone: +1 669 900 9128; Webinar ID: 895 5482 0362; password 480872
Please note the information above is for observation ONLY, with access to only watch or listen. If you wish to speak during the advisory committee meeting, select a public participation option listed below.
2 Public Participation: if you wish to make a general public comment or to comment on a specific agenda item, the following methods are available:
• Distribution to The Santa Barbara County Transit Advisory Committee. Submit comments via email to email@example.com no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, or through mail to SBCAG at 260 North San Antonio Road, Suite B, Santa Barbara, CA 93110 to be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. Your comment will be placed into the record and distributed appropriately.
• By ZOOM:
i. Webinar: Individuals wishing to view and provide public comment during the Board meeting through the Zoom application may join by clicking this link at the appointed time: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89554820362?pwd=dWhjeC9pVThUc29rT0VBd3ZHTDFpZz09 and password: 480872
Members of the public wishing to be called on for public comment should click on the “Raise Hand” button on zoom when the item they wish to speak on has begun. When the chair calls for public comment, the clerk will announce you and will unmute your microphone. Comments from the public are limited to 3 minutes per speaker. The public will not be able to share their video or screen.
i.i. Telephone: Individuals wishing to give public comment via phone are asked to call the number below at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the meeting at 9:20 a.m. Dial-in: +1 669 900 9128; Meeting ID: 895 5482 0362 then #, when prompted for a participant ID, press #, and when prompted for a meeting password dial: 480872 then #. PLEASE MUTE YOUR PHONE UNTIL YOU ARE CALLED TO SPEAK. If you do not have a mute button, you may mute by pressing the star key followed by the number six (*6). You can unmute by pressing the same keys (*6). To “raise your hand” on the phone, dial *9 when the item you wish to speak on has begun. When the chair calls for public comment, the clerk will announce you and you will unmute your microphone. Comments from the public are limited to 3 minutes per speaker.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, individuals needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting should contact SBCAG at least three working days prior to the scheduled meeting. Information on Zoom accessibility features are available on their website at:
|1.||CALL TO ORDER AND INTRODUCTIONS|
ON CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE COVID-19 STATE OF EMERGENCY|
A. Receive and file:
1. An update that the State and County remain under a proclaimed state of emergency related to COVID-19; and
2. Public Health Recommendation issued September 28, 2021 regarding social distancing.
B. Provide direction to staff about the location of the next meeting.
The public may address the Santa Barbara County Transit Advisory Council on any matter within the jurisdiction of the Committee that is not included as part of the agenda. Comments shall be limited fifteen minutes, divided among those desiring to speak, but no person shall speak longer than five minutes.
|4.||RECOGNITION OF MATT VAN
DER LINDEN (No Staff Report)|
Recognize Matt van der Linden’s service to SBCTAC.
Nominate and elect a Chair and Vice-Chair for 2022.
Approve SBCTAC minutes of October 6, 2021.
SBCAG FUNDING UPDATE ON FTA 5310 & ACCESS FOR ALL PROGRAMS
Receive funding update on calls for projects for Access For All Programs and FTA 5310 Transit Funding Programs.
TRANSIT NEEDS ASSESSMENT SUMMARY
A. Receive presentation on the 2022 Transit Needs Assessment Process.
B. Receive update from City of Lompoc Transit (COLT) and Santa Maria Regional Transit (SMRT) staff on input received from local unmet transit needs public hearings.
C. Recommend SBCAG Board approve the 2022 Transit Needs Assessment Memorandum.
The next regularly scheduled meeting date is Wednesday, March 2, 2022 (first Wednesday of the month).
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