Observer Corps: Sacramento Transportation Authority 9/16/20

Observer Corps: Sacramento Transportation Authority 9/16/20

 Observer Report: Agency: Sacramento Transit Authority
Date &Time: Sept 16, 2020; 1:30 p.m.
Observer’s Name: Leslie A. Watts

FEATURE EVALUATED

YES

NO

COMMENTS

Did meeting start on time?

X

 

Momentary delay to establish quorum.

Were all members present?

 

X

Four members absent.

Were members attentive?

X

 

 

Were members well prepared?

X

 

 

Were members courteous to each other and the public?

X

 

 

Was agenda sent/posted 72 hrs. before?

X

 

 

Did agenda items clearly describe what was to be discussed?

X

 

 

Was there adequate opportunity for public input?

X

 

Chambers closed to public due to pandemic.

One public comment by telephone.

Was there any appearance that some agenda items were discussed in closed rather than open session?

X

 

Ad hoc committee on update to Capital Improvement Program presented by Exec Offcr.

Was background information made available to the public?

X

 

 

Were facilities accessible and adequate?

 

 

N/A. Chambers closed to public.

Were any issues on the agenda relevant to any LWV state or local positions or programs?

 

X

 

Do you recommend local League action on any of these issues? 

 

X

If “yes” what action do you recommend?

 Other comments or concerns:  

Two presentations offered status updates of grant programs including neighborhood shuttle program, “smaRT Ride” and navigating public transit “Moving Youth to Jobs.”

 Agenda: https://www.sacta.org/calendar/sta-bod-meeting-4rakx-k8gf8-37lmh-ff9dw-l8ffy-4n9l4-9d8zf-p7zyd-m84xc-hkc96-z2h9m