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AGENDA SUMMARY
CITY COUNCIL MEETING
TUESDAY, MAY 27, 2014
6:00 P.M.
ARROYO GRANDE CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS
215 E. BRANCH STREET, ARROYO GRANDE

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1.
 CALL TO ORDER:
2.
 ROLL CALL
3.
 FLAG SALUTE:
Rotary Club of Arroyo Grande
4.
 INVOCATION:
Pastor Jerry Nelson
Arroyo Grande Seventh Day Adventist
5.
 AGENDA REVIEW:
5.a.  Closed Session Announcements: 
On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, the Council met in Closed Session regarding:

- Conference With Legal Counsel - Existing Litigation pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(d):
Name of Case:  Arroyo Grande Police Officer Association v. City of Arroyo Grande Public Employment Relations Board Case No. LA-CE-822-M

The Mayor or City Attorney will announce 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.
SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS:
6.a.  Presentation by San Luis Obispo Council of Governments (SLOCOG) – US 101 Corridor Study
7.
 COMMUNITY COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS:
This public comment period is an invitation to members of the community to present issues, thought, or suggestions on matters not scheduled on this agenda.  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 maters not published on the agenda.  In response to your comments, the Mayor or presiding Council Member may:
  • Direct City staff to assist or coordinate with you.
  • A Council Member may state a desire to meet with you.
  • It may be the desire of the Council to place your issue or matter on a future Council agenda.
Please adhere to the following procedures when addressing the Council:
  • Comments should be limited to 3 minutes or less.
  • Your comments should be directed to the Council as a whole and not direct to individual Council member
  • Slanderous, profane or personal remarks against any Council Member or member of the audience shall not be permitted.
8.
 CONSENT AGENDA:
The following routine items listed below are scheduled for consideration as a group.  The recommendations for each item are noted.  Any member of the public who wishes to comment on any Consent Agenda item may do so at this time.  Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action.  The City Council may approve the remainder of the Consent Agenda on one motion.
 Motion and Vote 
8.a.
Consideration Of Cash Disbursement Ratification
Recommended Action: Ratify the listing of cash disbursements for the period May 1, 2014 through May 15, 2014.

8.b.
Consideration Of Statement Of Investment Deposits
Recommended Action: Receive and file the report listing the current investment deposits of the City, as of April 30, 2014, as required by Government Code Section 53646(b).

8.c.
Consideration Of Approval Of Minutes
Recommended Action: Approve the minutes of the Regular City Council meeting of May 13, 2014, as submitted.

8.d.
Consideration Of Council Appointment To The Architectural Review Committee
Recommended Action: Approve the recommendation of Council Member Brown to appoint Bruce Berlin to the Architectural Review Committee.
8.e.
 Consideration Of Letter Of Support For Land Conservancy Of San Luis Obispo County Pismo Preserve Project
Recommended Action: Approve and authorize the Mayor to sign a letter of support for the acquisition of the Pismo Preserve by the Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County.

 Motion and Vote 

8.f.
 Consideration Of Capital Improvement Project 14-001: Approval Of A Mitigated Negative Declaration For The Leanna Drive Creek Crossing Waterline Project; Location – Leanna Drive And Arroyo Grande Creek
Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution adopting the Mitigated Negative Declaration, instructing the City Clerk to file a Notice of Determination (NOD) and approving design improvements for the Leanna Drive Creek Crossing Waterline project.

 Motion and Vote
8.g.
Consideration Of Temporary Use Permit Case No. 14-006 To Authorize The Use Of City Property And The Closure Of City Streets For The 25th Annual Arroyo Valley Car Club Sunset Cruise On July 25, 2014 And Car Show On July 26, 2014
Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the use of City property, the closure of City streets, and the waiver of application fees for the 2014 Arroyo Valley Car Club 25th annual Sunset Cruise on July 25, 2014 and Car Show on July 26, 2014.

8.h.
 Consideration Of An Award Of Contract To GLR Construction, Inc. For The Police Station Upgrade Project
Recommended Action: 1) Award a contract for construction remodel of the Police Station building to GLR Construction, Inc. in the amount of $1,676,342; 2) Authorize the City Manager to approve change orders up to 10% of the contract amount, $163,044, for unanticipated costs during the construction phase of the project; and 3) Appropriate an additional $69,000 from the General Fund unappropriated fund balance.

 Motion and Vote 
8.i.
 Consideration Of Letter To Support The Declaration Of Lopez Surplus Water
Recommended Action: Approve and authorize the Mayor to sign a letter regarding the declaration of Lopez surplus water to the Board of Supervisors with a copy to the Zone 3 Advisory Board.

8.j.
Consideration Of Amendment No. 1 To Consultant Services Agreement With Liebert Cassidy Whitmore
Recommended Action: Approve and authorize the City Manager to execute Amendment No. 1 to the Consultant Services Agreement with Liebert Cassidy Whitmore for labor negotiation services.

8.k.
Consideration Of Amendment No. 1 To Consultant Services Agreement With Quincy Engineering, Inc.
Recommended Action: 1) Authorize the Mayor to execute Amendment No. 1 to the agreement with Quincy Engineering, Inc. for Phase I – Preliminary Engineering and Environmental Clearance work on the Bridge Street Bridge project; and 2) Appropriate an additional $50,000 of Local Highway Bridge Program (HBP) grant funds in the FY 2013-14 capital improvement program budget for the Bridge Street Bridge project.

9.
PUBLIC HEARINGS:
9.a.
 Consideration Of Development Code Amendment Case No. 14-002 Regarding Vacation Rentals And Homestays; Location: Citywide; Applicant – City Of Arroyo Grande
Recommended Action:  Introduce an Ordinance amending portions of Title 16 of the Arroyo Grande Municipal Code regulating vacation rentals and homestays.

 Public Comment on Item
 Return to Council
 Motion and  Vote 
9.b.
 Consideration Of Request From South County Sanitary Service For Integrated Solid Waste Collection Rate Increase
Recommended Action:  Adopt a Resolution establishing integrated solid waste collection service rates.

 Motion and Vote 
10.
CONTINUED BUSINESS:
None.
11.
NEW BUSINESS:
11.a.
 Consideration Of Repeal Of Chapter 9.29 Of The Arroyo Grande Municipal Code Relating To Proximity Restrictions To Children's Facilities For Registered Sex Offenders
Recommended Action: Introduce Ordinance repealing Chapter 9.29 of the Arroyo Grande Municipal Code relating to proximity restrictions to children’s facilities for registered sex offenders.

 Motion and Vote 
12.
 CITY COUNCIL REPORTS:
(a)  MAYOR FERRARA:
(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) CaliforniaJoint 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) O
ther

(e)  COUNCIL MEMBER BARNEICH:
(1) Zone 3 Water Advisory Board (2) Homeless Services Coordinating Council (HSOC)
(3) Tourism Committee
(4) Other
13.
 COUNCIL COMMUNICATIONS:
Any Council Member may ask a question for clarification, make an announcement, or report briefly on his or her activities.  In addition, subject to Council Policies and Procedures, Council Members may request staff to report back to the Council at a subsequent meeting concerning any matter or take action to direct staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda.
 
14.
STAFF COMMUNICATIONS:
Correspondence/Comments as presented by the City Manager.
15.
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.
16.
ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION:
Prior to adjournment to Closed Session, any member of the public who wishes to comment on any Closed Session item may do so at this time.
17.
CLOSED SESSION:
a. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6:
Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager
Unrepresented Employees: Part-time Employees

b. 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

c. 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
18.
RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
19.
ADJOURNMENT
All Staff reports of other written documentation, including any supplemental material distributed to a majority of the City Council within 72 hours of a regular meeting, relating to each item of business on the agenda are available for public inspection during regular business hours in the City Clerk's office, 300 E. Branch Street, Arroyo Grande. If requested, the agenda shall be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with disability, as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. To make a request for disability-related modification or accommodation, contact the Legislative and Information Services Department at 805-473-5414 as soon as possible and at least 48 hours prior to the meeting date.

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