On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, the Council met in Closed Session regarding:
- Conference With Labor Negotiator pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Represented Employees: Arroyo Grande Police Officers' Association
- Conference With Labor Negotiator pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Represented Employees: Service Employees International Union, Local 620
- Conference With Labor Negotiator pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Unrepresented Employees: Management Employees
- Conference With Labor Negotiator pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Timothy J. Carmel, City Attorney Unrepresented Employee: Steven Adams, City Manager
The Mayor or City Attorney will announce any reportable actions taken, if any.
5.b.Move that all ordinances presented for introduction or adoption be read in title only and all further readings be waived.
6.a.Honorary Proclamation Declaring May 2014 as Bike Month May 7, 2014 as Bike to School DayÂ; and May 16, 2014 as Bike to Work Day
6.b.Honorary Proclamation Declaring April 25, 2014 as Arbor Day
6.c.Honorary Proclamation Declaring May 4-10, 2014 as Municipal Clerks Week
Documents:CC 06.a. Proclamation Bike Month.pdf, CC 06.b. Proclamation Arbor Day.pdf, CC 06.c. Proclamation Municipal Clerks Week.pdf
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Motion and Vote
Consideration Of Cash Disbursement Ratification
Recommended Action: Ratify the listing of cash disbursements for the period April 1, 2014 through April 15, 2014.
Consideration Of Agreement For Consultant Services For Audit Services
Recommended Action: Award an agreement for consultant services to Moss, Levy & Hartzheim LLP, Certified Public Accountants for a period of three years, with an option to extend for two additional one-year periods, and authorize the Mayor to execute all documents.
Consideration Of Resolution Approving Engineering Staffing Changes
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution approving creation of, and job descriptions for, a new City Engineer position and new Capital Projects Engineer position and elimination of the existing Assistant City Engineer position; and 2) Approve an appropriation of $8,000 from the Water Fund and $5,500 from the Sewer Fund for the Capital Projects Engineer position.
(1)San Luis Obispo Council of Governments/San Luis Obispo Regional Transit Authority (SLOCOG/SLORTA) (2)South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District (SSLOCSD) (3)Other
(b)MAYOR PRO TEM GUTHRIE:
(1)South County Area Transit (SCAT) (2)Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC) (3)California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA) (4)Other
(c)COUNCIL MEMBER COSTELLO:
(1)Air Pollution Control District (APCD) (2)Five Cities Fire Authority (FCFA) (3)Other (d)COUNCIL MEMBER BROWN: (1)Integrated Waste Management Authority Board (IWMA) (2)County Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC) (3)Other
(e)COUNCIL MEMBER BARNEICH:
(1)Zone 3 Water Advisory Board (2)Homeless Services Coordinating Council (HSOC) (3)Tourism Committee (4)Other
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Correspondence/Comments as presented by the City Manager.
COMMUNITY COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS:
This public comment period is an invitation to members of the community to present issues, thoughts, or suggestions. Comments should be limited to those matters that are within the jurisdiction of the City Council. The Brown Act restricts the Council from taking formal action on matters not published on the agenda.
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