REGIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE
Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 1:00-3:00 PM (Lunch 12:45)
Bay Area Metro Center
375 Beale Street
Yerba Buena Conference Room
San Francisco, California 94105
The ABAG Regional Committee may act on any item on this agenda.
Agenda and attachments available at abag.ca.gov
For information, contact Wally Charles, ABAG Planning and Research, at (415) 820-7993.
CALL TO ORDER/CONFIRM QUORUM
APPROVAL OF SUMMARY MINUTES OF OCTOBER 5, 2016
Attachment: Summary Minutes of October 5, 2016
Miriam Chion, ABAG Planning and Research Director, will provide an overview of the meeting, other relevant ABAG tasks and upcoming meetings.
RESILIENCE OF REGIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE: WATER
Duane Bay, Assistant Planning Director at ABAG, Michael Germeraad, Regional Resilience Planner and Natasha Dunn, Research Fellow, will be joined by Timothy Burroughs, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Berkeley and Mike Ambrose, Director of Regulatory Compliance, East Bay Municipal Utility District, to provide an overview of the water supply challenges in the Bay Area. They will also present the Lifelines Council proposal for the Committee consideration.
- Long-term Stresses to Water Supply [7/27 RPC Infrastructure Subcommittee Meeting Brief]
- Acute Stresses on Water Service [9/14 RPC Infrastructure Subcommittee Meeting Brief]<
- Regional Lifeline Council Prototype [10/12 RPC Infrastructure Subcommittee Meeting Brief, with edits incorporated from meeting comments]
- Bay Area Confluence [11/10 Bay Area Confluence Compendium]<
SAN FRANCISCO ESTUARY BLUEPRINT
Caitlin Sweeney, Director of the San Francisco Estuary Partnership at ABAG, will provide an overview of the Estuary Blueprint or Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan. This Plan is a collaborative agreement on four long-term goals and 32 actions to be taken over the next five years to protect, restore, and sustain the San Francisco Estuary. This landmark update addresses current concerns and future uncertainties — ranging from rising sea levels to drought, habitat loss, and failing fish and wildlife.
CCMP 2016 Executive Summary
Planning and Research Director