SF Board of Supervisors Government Audit and Oversight Committee Meeting

Agenda and schedule

Of note:

7. Hearing – MTA Climate Action Plan

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Jim Aloisi is a Boston-based lawyer, historian and transportation policymaker. He is a former Massachusetts state secretary of transportation. His most recent book is The Vidal Lecture. Tanzeel Merchant is a Toronto-based urban designer, architect, planner and writer. He writes for Forbes India. As cities across North American densify, innovate and refocus their priorities, there is a shared […]