TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

ROOM 1010, CITY HALL - 1:00 PM

200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012

  

MEMBERS:   

COUNCILMEMBER MIKE BONIN, CHAIR

 

COUNCILMEMBER NURY MARTINEZ

 

COUNCILMEMBER PAUL KORETZ

 

(John A. White - Legislative Assistant (213) 978-1072 or email john.white@lacity.org)

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MULTIPLE AGENDA ITEM COMMENT
GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT
ITEM NO.(1)
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General Manager, Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT), to present verbal report relative to the Department's on-going projects and programs; transit services offered by the Department; the state of mobility for pedestrians, cyclists, and vehicles within the City of Los Angeles; and, recognition of Department employees for outstanding service.

 

 

ITEM NO.(2)
19-1200-S22

TIME LIMIT: 7-8-2019; LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 7-3-2019

Communication from the Mayor relative to the appointment of Ms. Donna Choi to the Board of Transportation Commissioners for the term ending June 30, 2021, to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Mr. Rudy Espinoza.

 

Financial Disclosure Statement: Filed

 

Background Check: Pending

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(3)
19-0008-S20
CD 3

Resolution (Blumenfield - Buscaino) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along Variel Avenue between Victory Boulevard and Erwin Street, and Erwin Street between De Soto and Canoga Avenues; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(4)
19-0008-S21
CD 12

Resolution (Smith - Rodrigiez) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along Devonshire Street between Mason and Lurline Avenues, and Wilbur Avenue between Nordhoff and Rayen Streets; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(5)
19-0008-S22
CD 15

Resolution (Buscaino - Ryu) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along South Figueroa Street between West Redondo Beach Boulevard and West Victoria Street, Frampton Avenue between Anaheim and 251st Streets, and Belle Porte Avenue between 251st and 260th Streets; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(6)
19-0008-S23
CD 15

Resolution (Buscaino - Ryu) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along North Blinn Avenue between Pacific Coast Highway and East L Street, Coil Avenue between Pacific Coast Highway and Mahar Avenue, Drumm Avenue between Blinn Avenue and East L Street, Watson Avenue between East Sandison and Anaheim Streets, North Pioneer Avenue between East Young and Denni Streets, Denni Street between Lecouvreur Avenue and Alameda Street, McFarland Avenue between East L and East Anaheim Streets, Dominguez Avenue between East Opp and East Anaheim Streets, Sanford Avenue between East Sandison and East Anaheim Streets, Mahar Avenue between East Sandison and East Anaheim Streets, East Opp Street between McFarland and North Blinn Avenues, North Avalon Boulevard between East L Street and West Harry Bridges Boulevard, West R Street between North Marine and North Neptune Avenues, East Q Street between Eubank Avenue and South Figueroa Street, Pacific Coast Highway between Sanford Avenue and North Blinn Avenue, North Blinn Avenue between Pacific Coast Highway and East Opp Street, and East Opp Street between North Blinn and Sanford Avenues; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(7)
19-0008-S24
CD 6

Resolution (Martinez – O'Farrell) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along both sides of 15235 Raymer Street westerly to the end of the cul-de-sac; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(8)
19-0008-S25
CD 10

Resolution (Wesson - Bonin) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along the south side of Washington Boulevard between South Redondo Beach and Hauser Boulevards; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(9)
19-0008-S26
CD 10

Resolution (Wesson - Bonin) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along Sawyer Street between Venice Boulevard and South Fairfax Avenue; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(10)
19-0008-S27
CD 12

Resolution (Smith - Buscaino) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along the north side of Kingsbury Street between Genesta Avenue and Balboa Boulevard and the north side of Rinaldi Street between Midwood Drive and Blucher Avenue; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(11)
19-0008-S28
CD 8

Resolution (Harris-Dawson - Blumenfield) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along West Gage Avenue between South Wilton Place and South Western Avenue and West Manchester Boulevard between South Western Avenue and South Gramercy Place; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(12)
19-0008-S29
CD 11

Resolution (Bonin - Martinez) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along Milton Street between Centinela Avenue and the cul-de-sac end at Milton Street; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(13)
19-0008-S30
CD 11

Resolution (Bonin - Martinez) relative to prohibiting the parking of vehicles that are in excess of 22 feet in length or over 7 feet in height, during the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m., along Jefferson Boulevard between Centinela and Mesmer Avenues; and, related actions.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(14)
19-0491
CD 15

Motion (Buscaino - Ryu) requesting the City Attorney to prepare an ordinance amending Los Angeles Municipal Code (LAMC) Section 87.55 to prohibit the parking of vehicles advertising the private sale of those vehicles on East Anaheim Street between South Figueroa and Alameda Streets, Island Avenue between West I and West Anaheim Streets, and North Lagoon Avenue between West Sandison Street and Pacific Coast Highway.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(15)
18-1160

City Attorney report and Ordinance adding Section 80.55.1 to the LAMC to prohibit the stopping, standing, or parking of a vehicle within 15 feet of a driveway used by an emergency vehicle, and related amendments to establish fines and penalties.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(16)
19-0464

Motion (Buscaino – Blumenfield) requesting the City Attorney to prepare an ordinance to increase fines in LAMC Sections 80.69.1(a), 80.61(c), and 80.69.2 relative to the parking of trailers, semitrailers, and commercial vehicles on City streets from $78 to $250 for the first violation, $500 for a second violation within 12 months, and $1,000 for the third violation within 12 months, and increased late penalties.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(17)
19-0454

Motion (Buscaino – Koretz) instructing the Chief Legislative Analyst, with the assistance of LADOT, the City Attorney, and other departments as needed, to report relative to the City of Los Angeles posting No Truck Idling signs, and enforcing any truck idling parking restrictions, including those posted by the California Air Resources Board.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(18)
19-0581
CD 14

Motion (Huizar – Rodriguez) requesting the City Attorney, with the assistance of LADOT, to prepare an ordinance restricting the parking of commercial and/or construction vehicles from parking and idling for extended periods of time along Colorado Boulevard between North Figueroa Street and the eastern City boundary.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(19)
19-0453

Motion (Bonin – Buscaino) authorizing LADOT to re-appropriate funding in the amount of $2,860,000 from the Coastal Transportation Corridor Specific Plan Fund and $1,920,000 from the West Los Angeles Transportation Improvement and Mitigation Program Fund to implement left-turn phasing, enhanced pedestrian crosswalks, and new signals as part of the Westside Fast Forward Initiative, and related action.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(20)
09-1295-S5
CD 5

LADOT report relative to the status of the Expo Bike Path Northvale Gap Closure Project between Overland and Motor Avenues, project budget, and design and construction.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(21)
11-0581-S1

TIME LIMIT: 7-22-2019; LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 7-3-2019

City Administrative Officer report relative to a Second Amendment to the LADOT contract with MV Transportation, Inc., extending the contract term through April 30, 2020, and increasing the contract amount by $9,093,226 for a total cost not to exceed $37,366,809, for continued DASH transit bus service for the Central Region.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(22)
14-1169

City Planning Commission and LADOT reports relative to an update of the Transportation Section of the Los Angeles California Environmental Quality Act of 1970 (CEQA) Thresholds Guide to comply with California Senate Bill 743 and aligning with the update to the State CEQA Guidelines Sections 15064.3 and 15064.7(b), and Appendix G; consideration of recommendation to join other cities in Los Angeles County to be exempt from the Congestion Management Program.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(23)
15-0719-S19

LADOT report relative to the status of proposed updates of the City's Transportation Demand Management Ordinance requirements for new developments.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(24)
11-2130-S4
CD 4

LADOT report relative to the feasibility of implementing potential mitigations presented in the Kimley-Horn May 2018 Rowena Avenue Waverly Drive Angus Street Cut-Through Traffic Study Report.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(25)
17-1125

LADOT report relative to an update of the Dockless Bike / Scooter Share Pilot Program.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(26)
17-1125-S6
CD 1

Motion (Cedillo – Smith – Huizar) instructing LADOT to exclude Council District 1 from the Dockless On-Demand Personal Mobility Pilot Program and to not issue any permits for this area.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

ITEM NO.(27)
17-1125-S7

Motion (Koretz – Cedillo) instructing LADOT to revise the rules and guidelines for the Dockless On-Demand Personal Mobility Pilot to allow the City to deny, suspend, and/or revoke operating permits if a personal mobility company fails or refuses to cooperate with law enforcement investigations.

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted

 

 

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