Thursday, March 31, 2022; 6:00-8:00 pm
View and download the full agenda packet [2mb PDF].
Andrew Campbell, Alexander Frank, Grey Gardner, Michael Lok, Phoenix Mangrum, David Ralston, Patricia Schader (Chair), Nicholas Whipps, Dianne Yee (Vice-Chair)
Pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20 [PDF], all participants will join the meeting via phone/video conference and no teleconference locations are required.
To join the meeting:
- By video conference—please click on this link to download Zoom and open the meeting on a computer or smart phone at the noticed meeting time.
- By phone—please dial at the noticed meeting time (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): US: +1 (408) 638-0968 or +1 (669) 900-6833 or +1 (253) 215-8782 or +1 (346) 248-7799 or +1 (301) 715-8592 or +1 (312) 626-6799 or +1 (646) 876-9923
Webinar ID: 983 1150 7451
To comment in the meeting:
- In the Zoom video conference—click the “Raise Your Hand” button to request to speak when Public Comment is being taken on an eligible agenda item. You will be permitted to speak during your turn, allowed to comment, and after the allotted time, re-muted. Instructions on how to “Raise Your Hand” are here.
- By phone—please call on one of the above listed phone numbers. You will be prompted to “Raise Your Hand” by pressing *9 to speak when Public Comment is taken. You will be permitted to speak during your turn, allowed to comment, and after the allotted time, re-muted. Please unmute yourself by pressing *6.
If you have any questions, please email Noel Pond-Danchik, staff liaison to the commission.
|6:00||1||Teleconference Protocol/Roll Call/Determination of Quorum/Introductions (5 minutes)|
|6:10||2||Open Forum / Public Comment (10 minutes)|
Members of the public may comment on any issue within BPAC’s subject matter jurisdiction. Comments on a scheduled agenda item will be heard with that item. The BPAC’s Open Forum Committee tracks Open Forum issues raised by the public. The Committee reviews the public comments on a periodic basis to identify policy issues for discussion by the Commission. To request City services, please contact the City of Oakland Call Center (311).
|6:20||3||Renewal of Resolution to Continue Teleconference Meetings (5 minutes) |
The Commission will consider renewing a resolution determining that conducting in-person meetings of the Bicyclist & Pedestrian Advisory Commission and its committees would present imminent risks to attendees’ health, and electing to continue conducting meetings using teleconferencing in accordance with California Government Code Section 54953(e), a provision of Assembly Bill 361 (AB-361).
|6:25||4||14th Street Safety Project (5 minutes) |
OakDOT staff will request a motion to support the 14th Street Safety Project presented at the February 2022 BPAC meeting and headed for the April 19, 2022 City Council Meeting. The project is proceeding toward 100% design in early 2022, with construction potentially beginning in early 2023. This roadway safety project will install protected bike lanes on 14th Street from Brush Street to Oak Street, take 14th Street from 4 to 2 vehicle lanes, shorten pedestrian crossings, and install new landscaping and sidewalk lighting.
|6:30||5||Strategic Planning (60 minutes) below|
BPAC Chair Patricia Schader and Vice Chair Dianne Yee will lead the BPAC in updating the 2021 Strategic Plan by reviewing BPAC committees and liaison roles, past achievements, goal-setting for 2022, and planning with an eye towards equity, relationship building/community engagement, and alignment with the needs of Oakland’s diverse communities.
|7:30||7||BPAC Commissioner Expectations (15 minutes) |
BPAC Chair Patricia Schader and Vice Chair Dianne Yee will lead a discussion on BPAC commissioner expectations and how commissioners can engage with their council districts and neighborhood councils.