Bay Area Metro Center  
375 Beale Street  
San Francisco, CA 94105  
Meeting Agenda - Final  
Bay Area Housing Finance Authority Oversight Committee  
Committee Members:  
Vacant, Chair Vacant, Vice Chair  
Margaret Abe-Koga, David Canepa, Federal Glover,  
David Rabbitt, Hilary Ronen  
Thursday, March 9, 2023  
1:00 PM  
Board Room - 1st Floor  
Bay Area Housing Finance Authority  
Oversight Committee  
Joint Meeting with the ABAG Housing Committee  
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comments received will be submitted into the record.  
The BAHFA Oversight Committee may act on any item on the agenda.  
The meeting is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.  
For information, contact Clerk of the Board at (415) 820-7913.  
1. Call to Order / Roll Call / Confirm Quorum  
Quorum is a majority of members present.  
2. Public Comment  
3. Committee Member Announcements  
4. Chairs' Report  
ABAG Housing Committee and BAHFA Oversight Committee Chairs’  
Report for March 9, 2023  
Carlos Romero  
Alfredo Pedroza  
5. Executive Director's Report  
Executive Director’s Report for March 9, 2023  
Andrew Fremier  
6. ABAG Housing Committee Consent Calendar  
Approval of ABAG Housing Committee Minutes of February 9, 2023  
ABAG Housing Committee Approval  
Clerk of the Board  
7. BAHFA Oversight Committee Consent Calendar  
Approval of BAHFA Oversight Committee Minutes of February 9, 2023  
BAHFA Oversight Committee Approval  
8. 6th Cycle Housing Element  
Report update on 6th Cycle Housing Element drafts submitted to the  
California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) by  
Bay Area jurisdictions, HCD’s comments on those drafts, and available  
technical assistance provided by the Association of Bay Area  
Governments (ABAG) and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission  
Daniel Saver  
9. REAP 2.0 Preservation and Priority State Programs  
Approval of the Housing Preservation Pilot and Priority Sites Pilot and  
Acceptance of estimated Grant of $43 Million in REAP 2.0 Proceeds from  
MTC to BAHFA; Delegation of Authority to the Executive Director or  
Designee To Implement Such Programs; CEQA Determination: Housing  
Preservation Pilot is Exempt Pursuant to CEQA Guideline 15061(b)(3),  
Delegated CEQA Authority for the Priority Sites Pilot Program; Authority to  
Execute Agreements with Terner Center at UC Berkeley ($5 million) and  
Housing Accelerator Fund ($5 million)  
BAHFA Oversight Committee / Recommend BAHFA Approval  
ABAG Housing Committee / Information  
Somaya Abdelgany  
10. Adjournment / Next Meeting  
The next joint meeting of the ABAG Housing Committee and BAHFA Oversight  
Committee is on April 13, 2023.  
Public Comment: The public is encouraged to comment on agenda items at Committee meetings  
by completing a request-to-speak card (available from staff) and passing it to the Committee secretary.  
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Manual (Resolution No. 1058, Revised) if, in the chair's judgment, it is necessary to maintain the orderly  
flow of business.  
Meeting Conduct: If this meeting is willfully interrupted or disrupted by one or more persons  
rendering orderly conduct of the meeting unfeasible, the Chair may order the removal of individuals who  
are willfully disrupting the meeting. Such individuals may be arrested. If order cannot be restored by  
such removal, the members of the Committee may direct that the meeting room be cleared (except for  
representatives of the press or other news media not participating in the disturbance), and the session  
may continue.  
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All items on the agenda are subject to action and/or change by the Committee. Actions recommended  
by staff are subject to change by the Committee.