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File #: 20-0246    Version: 1 Name: Transportation Funding Claim for FY 2019-20
Type: Agenda Item Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 3/2/2020 In control: Public Works & Planning
On agenda: 5/12/2020 Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #: Agreement No. 20-181, Resolution No. 20-177
Title: 1. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute the Transportation Funding Claim for FY 2019-20 in the amount of $8,398,962 to provide transit services in unincorporated areas and for other transportation purposes; and 2. Adopt Resolution requesting the Fresno Council of Governments to allocate specified funds from the Local Transportation Fund and State Transit Assistance Fund to the County of Fresno for transit services in unincorporated areas and for other transportation purposes.
Attachments: 1. Agenda Item, 2. Tables 1 and 2, 3. Agreement A-20-181 Transportation Funding Claim, 4. Resolution No. 20-177
DATE: May 12, 2020

TO: Board of Supervisors

SUBMITTED BY: Steven E. White, Director
Department of Public Works and Planning

SUBJECT: Transportation Funding Claim for FY 2019-20

RECOMMENDED ACTION(S):
TITLE
1. Approve and authorize the Chairman to execute the Transportation Funding Claim for FY 2019-20 in the amount of $8,398,962 to provide transit services in unincorporated areas and for other transportation purposes; and

2. Adopt Resolution requesting the Fresno Council of Governments to allocate specified funds from the Local Transportation Fund and State Transit Assistance Fund to the County of Fresno for transit services in unincorporated areas and for other transportation purposes.
REPORT
Approval of the recommended actions will authorize the allocation of State Transportation Development Act (TDA) funds, in the form of Local Transportation Fund (LTF) and State Transit Assistance Fund (STA) for the County's share of costs to provide transit services in unincorporated areas and for other transportation purposes. TDA statutes also provide for funding of regional transportation planning, bicycle, and pedestrian facilities, and as available, streets and roads. Transit services for residents of the unincorporated areas are provided by Fresno Area Express (FAX) and Handy Ride, Clovis Transit (Roundup), the Fresno County Rural Transit Agency (FCRTA), and the Consolidated Transportation Services Agencies (CTSA's). CTSA's provide social services transit. This item is countywide.

ALTERNATIVE ACTION(S):

There are no viable alternative actions. If your Board does not approve the recommended actions, TDA fund disbursements will be delayed to agencies providing transit service to County residents and streets and roads funds for these services will not be available to the County.

FISCAL IMPACT:

There is no Net County Cost associated with the recommended actions. Allocations are made using TDA funds apportioned to the County for predetermined purposes.

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