11:00 - Teleconference/Bay Area Metro Center

Meeting Agenda



Meeting Notice 


Governing Board

Dave Pine, Supervisor, County of San Mateo, Chair 

John Gioia, Supervisor, County of Contra Costa, Vice Chair     

Aaron Peskin, Supervisor, City and County of San Francisco   

Susan Gorin, Supervisor, County of Sonoma     

Karen Holman, Director, Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District   

Sophie Hahn, Councilmember, City of Berkeley   

Lisa Gauthier, Mayor, East Palo Alto 


Amy Hutzel, Executive Officer    

Amy Roach, General Counsel 


Meeting Agenda 

DATE: May 05, 2023  

TIME: 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. 

LOCATION: Bay Area Metro Center - Board Room 

                     375 Beale Street, San Francisco CA 94105 


The Authority meetings will be conducted in a hybrid format. Members of the public can choose to participate either virtually via Zoom or Webcast, by phone, or in person at the locations listed below. Physical attendance at any site listed below requires that all individuals adhere to the site’s health guidelines including, if required, wearing masks, health screening, and social distancing. 

  • Metro Center, 375 Beale Street, San Francisco, California 94105, 415-352-3600 
  • Office of County Supervisor John Gioia, 11780 San Pablo Avenue, Ste. D, El Cerrito, CA. 94530 
  • Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District offices, 5050 El Camino, Los Altos, California 94022, 650-691-1200 

Note: Each location listed above is open to the public and is ADA accessible. 

Zoom Meeting Link: https://bayareametro.zoom.us/j/83966409459 

Or One tap mobile:  US: +13462487799,,84403194181#  or +17193594580,,84403194181# 

Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): 

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Webinar ID: 839 6640 9459 

International numbers available: https://bayareametro.zoom.us/u/kqqUA2Nc 

Webcast Link: https://baha.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=d45aef37-1847-4228-baac-b75345bd3efa 


(Note: The Webcast link will not be active until the meeting begins) 

Public attendees watching virtually should connect to Zoom if they intend to make comments. Comment functionality is not available for public attendees connecting through Webcast.  

Members of the public can make comments during the meeting by using the “Raise Hand” function in Zoom at the appropriate time(s) in the meeting. Public comments will be taken during each agenda item and at the beginning of the meeting on non-agenda items. Additional information on ways to provide public comments on agenda items is available on the Authority’s website on the Meetings tab. 


1. Call to Order 

2. Roll Call 

3. Public Comments (Information) 

4. Board Member Announcements (Information) 

5. Chair’s Report (Information) 

6. Approval of Summary Minutes of March 03, 2023 (Action) 

Item 6: Summary Minutes for March 03, 2023 

7. Advisory Committee Chair’s Report (Information) 

Jessica Martini-Lamb, Chair of the Advisory Committee 

8. Appointment of Advisory Chair and Vice Chair (Action) 

Jessica Davenport, Deputy Program Manager 

Item 8: Resolution 107 Appointing the Chair and Vice Chair of the Restoration Authority Advisory Committee 

Grant Items  


9. San Leandro (Lisjan) Creek Community Project (Action) 

Consideration and possible authorization to disburse up to $100,000 through the Community Grants Program to the Social Good Fund, fiscal sponsor of the David R. Brower, Ronald V. Dellums Institute for Sustainable Policy Studies and Action, to host community planning meetings, provide workforce education and training for creek stewardship, and install native vegetation along the bank of San Leandro Creek in Alameda County.  


10. Candlestick Point Stewardship Project, Phase 2 (Action) 

Consideration and possible authorization to disburse up to $200,000 through the Community Grants Program, to Literacy for Environmental Justice to continue the restoration activities of the Candlestick Point Stewardship Project in the City and County of San Francisco.  

11. Interim Tribal Consultation Policy (Action) 

Jessica Davenport, Deputy Program Manager  

Item 11: Resolution 108 Establishing an Interim Tribal Consultation Policy 


12. Executive Reports 

A. Expenditures and Letters under Executive Officer’s Delegated Authority (Information) 

Item 12A: Quarterly Report on Expenditures and Letters under Delegated Authority 

B. Funding Available for San Francisco Bay Restoration 

Item 12B: State and Federal Funding Available for San Francisco Bay Wetland Restoration Projects 

C. Outreach to Local Governments 

Item 12C: Authority Fact Sheet to Accompany the Video 


13. Update on Beneficial Use of Sediment in Bay Wetland Restoration Projects: Eden Landing and Beyond (Information) 

Evyan Sloane, Deputy Program Manager 

Item 13: Presentation on Beneficial Use of Sediment in Bay Wetland Restoration Project  


14. Adjournment 

Note: Agenda items may be taken out of sequence at the discretion of the Restoration Authority. At any time during the meeting, but prior to the adjournment of the open session of the meeting, the Restoration Authority may recess or adjourn to closed session to consider personnel matters, prices and terms of real estate transactions, and possible and pending litigation. Session will be closed to the public pursuant to attorney-client privilege and statutory authorization under Government Code Sections 11126(a), (c) (7), and (e).  

Any person who has a disability and requires reasonable accommodation to participate in this public meeting should contact Paul Johnson no later than five days prior to meeting. Also, an assistive listening device can be made available for use during the meeting.  

For questions about the meeting or the agenda, please contact Paul Johnson at   
(510) 367-9481 or Paul.Johnson@scc.ca.gov