HUMBOLDT COUNTY COURTHOUSE

SUPERVISORSí CHAMBER, FIRST FLOOR

825 FIFTH STREET

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2002

2:00 AM

 

A.                  ADJOURNED SESSION

 

Update from the North Coast Railroad Authority (NCRA) on Assembly Bill 2224 (Nation)--Creation of the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District within the Counties of Sonoma and Marin (Supervisor Neely) (continued from meeting of Tuesday April 16, 2002)

RECOMMENDATION:Direct that a letter signed by the Chair be sent to the authors and sponsors of said legislation requesting that the bill be amended to protect the interests of Humboldt County and the North Coast Railroad Authority (NCRA) including negotiations for an operating agreement as recommended by the NCRA.Also, took position that the NCRA should have a full voting member, not an ex officio member on the board of directors for the proposed transit district.