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File #: 22-05    Version: 1 Name: Adoption of a Resolution Incorporating the Higuera Street Bridge Replacement Project on the List of City Projects to be Funded by SB1 (The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017).
Type: Resolution Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 6/16/2021 In control: City Council Meeting Agenda
On agenda: 6/28/2021 Final action:
Title: CC - Adoption of a Resolution Incorporating the Higuera Street Bridge Replacement Project on the List of City Projects to be Funded by SB1 (The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017).
Attachments: 1. 2021-06-28_ATT_Resolution FY 21-22 SB 1 Funded Projects.pdf
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CC - Adoption of a Resolution Incorporating the Higuera Street Bridge Replacement Project on the List of City Projects to be Funded by SB1 (The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017).

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Meeting Date: June 28, 2021

Contact Person/Dept: Mate Gaspar/Public Works
Phone Number: 310-253-5602

Fiscal Impact: Yes [x] No [] General Fund: Yes [] No [x]

Public Hearing: [] Action Item: [] Attachments: []

Commission Action Required: Yes [] No [x] Date:

Public Notification: (E-Mail) Meetings and Agendas - City Council (06/23/2021);

Department Approval: Charles D. Herbertson, Public Works Director/City Engineer (06/16/2021)
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RECOMMENDATION

Staff recommends the City Council adopt a Resolution incorporating Higuera Street Bridge Replacement Project, on the list of City projects to be funded by SB1 (The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017).


BACKGROUND/DISCUSSION

In April 2017 Senate Bill (SB) 1 (The Road Repair and Accountability Act) was signed into California law. This measure was in response to California's significant funding shortfall to maintain the State's multimodal transportation network. SB 1 increases several taxes and fees to raise over $5 billion annually in new transportation revenues. Moreover, SB 1 makes adjustments for inflation every year so that the purchasing power of the revenues does not diminish as it has in the past with other gas tax subvention funds. SB 1 prioritizes funding towards maintenance and rehabilitation and safety improvements on state highways, local streets and roads, and bridges and towards improvement of the state's trade corridors, transit, and active transportation facilities. A Proposition to repeal SB1 was defeated in the November 2018 election.

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) is charged with oversight of several SB 1-funded programs, including reporting on the use ...

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