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File #: 20-578    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Calendar Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 5/2/2019 In control: Council and Authorities Concurrent Meeting
On agenda: 6/9/2020 Final action:
Title: Action on an Agreement with the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority on Bus Shelter Revenue Sharing [Council Pillar: Deliver and Enhance High Quality Efficient Services and Infrastructure]
Attachments: 1. Revenue Sharing Agreement
REPORT TO COUNCIL
SUBJECT
Title
Action on an Agreement with the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority on Bus Shelter Revenue Sharing [Council Pillar: Deliver and Enhance High Quality Efficient Services and Infrastructure]

Report
BACKGROUND
On June 9, 1994, the Santa Clara County Transit District entered into a Transit Shelter Advertising Program Agreement with Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO, formerly known as Eller Media and Patrick Media Group). This agreement was for a 15-year period to allow time for the CCO (contractor) to recoup costs associated with the procurement and installation of the transit shelters. It also stipulated that the contractor would be responsible for weekly inspection, cleaning, trash collection and maintenance of the transit shelters and address vandalism/graffiti or damage to the transit shelter within 48 hours. On October 31, 1995, the County of Santa Clara and eight cities in the County, including the City of Santa Clara, entered into an agreement with the Santa Clara County Transit District and CCO regarding the installation of transit shelters and proposed revenue sharing from the Transit Shelter Advertising Program. Subsequently, between 1997 and 2017, there were nine amendments to the agreement to add additional cities to the Transit Shelter Advertising Program, modify elements of the agreement, and to extend the term of the agreement to December 31, 2017.

The Santa Clara County Transit District was originally formed to provide a unified transit operation within Santa Clara County, and was later renamed to the Santa Clara County Transportation Agency. Ultimately, the Santa Clara County Transportation Agency was merged with the County Congestion Management Agency to become Santa Clara County Valley Transportation Authority (VTA).

DISCUSSION
The agreement between the VTA, contractor and participating agencies for the maintenance of transit shelters and revenue sharing of advertising expired on December 31, 2017. In August 20...

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