Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Metropolitan Council, Hosted on WebEx Events | 6:00 PM
Public Participation
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I.              Call to Order
II.             Roll Call
III.           Approval of Agenda
IV.          Approval of Minutes
V.            Equity Advisory Committee’s 2020 Work (6:10 pm – 6:30 pm)
Nelima Sitati Munene, EAC Co-chair and Council-Member Francisco Gonzalez, EAC Co-chair | Leah Goldstein Moses, EAC Committee member

Goal/Desired Outcome: Discussion Item: Committee will continue working on the sub-committee process. Goldstein Moses will update Committee on process improvement,  the recommendations process and guidance for the sub-committee structure.
VI.          Network Next Update (6:30 pm – 7:00 pm)
Katie Roth, Assistant Director, BRT Projects, Metro Transit | Robin Caufman, Director of Administration, Metro Transit
Goal/Desired Outcome: Discussion Item: Continuing collaboration with Transit unit about Engagement plans for Network Next and general Engagement Plans.
VII.        EAC 2021 Work Plan Prep (7:00 pm – 7:25 pm)
Mitzi Kennedy, Equity Manager, Office of Equal Opportunity
Goal/Desired Outcome: Discussion Item: High level overview of Council Divisional Equity Goals in preparation for the 2021 EAC work plan.
VIII.      Metro Transit Equity Goals (7:25 pm – 7:55 pm)
Lesley Kandaras, Chief of Staff, Metro Transit
Goal/Desired Outcome: Discussion with Metro Transit regarding their Equity Goals, with goal of collaboration and input from Committee.
IX.          Announcements (7:55 pm – 8:00 pm)
a.     Staff / member updates and discussion
X.            Adjournment (8:00pm)