Board of Directors - July 20, 2016 - Minutes

Meeting Date: 
July 20, 2016 - 1:30pm







July 20, 2016 1:30PM


Room 408, City Hall

1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place


Committee Members


Linda Fadeke Richardson (chair)      V. Fei Tsen                 Mark Dunlop  


Bob Beck, Treasure Island Director

Kate Austin, Commission Secretary



1.         Call to Order 1:30pm



Linda Fadeke Richardson

V. Fei Tsen

Mark Dunlop


2.         General Public Comment
There was no public comment.




  1. Approving the Minutes of  the June 15, 2016 Meeting


There was no public comment.


Director Tsen moved the consent agenda.

Director Richardson seconded the motion.

This item passed unanimously.



4.         Bay Conservation and Development Commission Major Permit Application Update

            James Suh presented an update on the BCDC Major Permit Application. The scope of the permit includes shoreline public access improvements, the ferry terminal, piers, docks, breakwaters, fill removal, and stormwater outfalls. The permit does not include the marina or Sailing Center. BCDC will approve the shoreline band, adjacent public open space, the bay trail, water access and structures, the waterfront plaza and ferry shelter, the cityside waterfront park, the northern shoreline park, the eastern shoreline park, clipper cove promenade, the causeway and YBI beach park, and the sea level rise adaptive management plan.


            Director Dunlop asked questions on the waterside work and fill removal.

            Director Richardson asked about water access and raising the embankment in response to sea level rise.


            There was no public comment.


5.         Construction Transportation Management Plan

            Joe Antonio provided an update on construction activities on Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island. Mr. Antonio reviewed the construction schedule, the construction traffic management plan, and construction activities. Construction activities include YBI abatement and demolition, TI abatement and demolition, YBI water tank improvements, YBI infrastructure improvements, TI geotechnical stabilization improvements, and TI infrastructure improvements.

            The construction traffic management plan is designed to anticipate and minimize transportation impacts of various construction activities, minimize overall disruptions and ensure that overall circulation on the Island is maintained to the extent possible.


Director Tsen commented on communicating construction activities to residents.

Director Dunlop asked if the TI Flea Market will continue. Bob Beck commented that the TI Flea   will continue and will relocate to east side of island in August.


There was no public comment. 


6.         Discussion of Future Agenda Items by Directors

There was no Discussion of Future Agenda Items by Directors.


There was no public comment. 


7.         Adjourn 2:20


Relevant documents such as resolutions, staff summaries, leases, subleases are available at the Treasure Island Development Authority Office, One Avenue of the Palms, Second Floor, Treasure Island, and the Government Information Center at the Main Library, 100 Larkin Street.  Public comment is taken on each item on the agenda.


If any materials related to an item on this agenda have been distributed to the TIDA Board of Directors after distribution of the agenda packet, those materials are available for public inspection at Treasure Island Development Authority, Building One, 2nd Floor, One  Ave. of Palms, San Francisco, CA 941130 during normal office hours.



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