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Tasked with consideration of mass transit and roadway planning, the Transportation Committee discusses local, regional, state, and federal legislation and rulemaking affecting the L.A. Metro System, the 101, 405, and 5 freeways, and the municipal arterial street systems of the Los Angeles region. Leadership from Metro frequently presents to the committee on the progress of Metro
projects and the implications of legislation to the system construction financing.
The chair for 2019 is Francine Oschin (Oschin Partners
) and the co-chairs are Steven Kats (WSP USA
) and Coby King (High Point Strategies
Meetings are held every other month at The Garland
(4222 Vineland Ave., North Hollywood), and breakfast/parking are provided courtesy of the hotel. The dates for 2019 are Tuesdays, January 8, March 12, May 14, July 9, September 10 and November 12 from 8 - 10 a.m.
The Land Use Committee provides policy guidance on community planning and development-related legislation. With major reforms underway at the local and state level, meetings feature prominent officials from local and state planning agencies, as well as discussion of major zoning code changes, redevelopment agency successor programs and California Environmental Quality Act amendments. The committee also recommends commercial, industrial and residential projects of regional significance for VICA support.
The chair for 2019 is Edgar Khalatian (Mayer Brown) and co-chairs are David Goldberg (Armbruster, Goldsmith & Delvac) and Jack Rubens (Sheppard Mullin).
Meetings are held every other month at The Garland (4222 Vineland Ave., North Hollywood), and breakfast is provided courtesy of the hotel. The dates for 2019 are Tuesdays, February 12, April 9, June 11, August 13, October 8 and December 10 from 8 to 10 a.m.