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CITY MANAGER REPORT:
Correspondence/Comments as presented by the City Manager.
Discussion Regarding The Rescheduling Of The Date For The City Council Goal Setting Workshop
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 Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action.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
Consideration Of Appointment Of Acting City Manager
Recommended Action: Appoint Geoff English as Acting City Manager.
Consideration Of Resolutions Establishing Salary And Benefits For Management And Part-Time Employees
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution modifying pay rates and benefits for unrepresented Management employees; and 2) Adopt a Resolution modifying pay rates and benefits for unrepresented part-time employees.
Consideration Of Acceptance Of The Soto Sports Complex Barrier Removal Project, Phase II, PW 2015-16
Recommended Action: 1) Accept the project improvements as constructed by S. Chaves Construction Inc. in accordance with the plans and specifications for the Soto Sports Complex Barrier Removal Project, Phase II; 2) Direct staff to file a Notice of Completion; and 3) Authorize release of retention, thirty-five (35) days after the Notice of Completion has been recorded, if no liens have been filed.
Consideration Of An Award Of Contract To Specialty Construction Inc. For Construction Of The Le Point Area Water Main Upgrade Project, PW 2015-15
Recommended Action: 1) Award a contract for the Le Point Area Water Main Upgrade Project to Specialty Construction Inc. in the amount of $486,892; 2) Authorize the City Manager to approve change orders for 15% of the contract amount, $73,034, for unanticipated costs during the construction phase of the project; and 3) Direct the City Clerk to file a Notice of Exemption.
Consideration Of An Award Of Contract To Crandall Construction For Construction Of The South Alpine Waterline Improvements Project, PW 2016-06
Recommended Action: 1) Award a contract for the South Alpine Waterline Improvements Project to Crandall Construction in the amount of $259,100; 2) Authorize the City Manager to approve change orders for 15% of the contract amount, $38,865, for unanticipated costs during the construction phase of the project; 3) Appropriate $28,880 from the Water Fund and $175,000 from the Water Facility Fund from the unallocated fund balances, and 4) Direct the City Clerk to file a Notice of Exemption.
Consideration Of Adoption Of An Ordinance Amending Sections 16.62.010 And 16.62.050 Of The Arroyo Grande Municipal Code Relating To Medical Marijuana Cultivation And Amending Section 16.62.070 And Adding Chapter 5.95 To Title 5 Of The Arroyo Grande Municipal Code Relating To Medical Marijuana Delivery Services
Recommended Action: Adopt an Ordinance amending Sections 16.62.010 and 16.62.050 of Title 16 of the Arroyo Grande Municipal Code Relating to medical marijuana cultivation and amending Section 16.62.070 and adding Chapter 5.95 to Title 5 relating to deliveries of medical marijuana or medical cannabis products.
Consideration Of Annual Public Hearing For The Arroyo Grande Tourism Business Improvement District
Recommended Action: 1) Hold a public hearing to receive testimony regarding the City Council's intention to continue the Arroyo Grande Tourism Business Improvement District (AGTBID) and levy an annual assessment for fiscal year 2016-17; 2) Determine whether a legally sufficient number of protests have been made; and 3) If a legally sufficient protest is not made, adopt a Resolution levying an annual assessment for the AGTBID for the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
Consideration Of The San Luis Obispo Council Of Governments (SLOCOG) Self-Help Transportation Funding Initiative
Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution approving the 2016 San Luis Obispo County Self-Help Transportation Investment Plan and recommendation to the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors to Place a 9-year transportation half-cent sales tax on the November 8, 2016 General Election Ballot.
Consideration Of Placing A Measure On The Ballot At The November 8, 2016 Election To Authorize The Purchase Of State Water Under Local Water Emergency Conditions
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution calling for the placement of a measure to authorize the purchase of water from the California State Water Project under local water emergency conditions at the General Municipal Election to be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, as called by Resolution No. 4730; 2) Adopt a Resolution setting priorities for filing a written argument regarding a City measure and directing the City Attorney to prepare an impartial analysis; 3) Adopt a Resolution providing for the filing of rebuttal arguments; 4) Approve the argument in favor of the measure; and 5) Appropriate $25,000 from the Water Availability Fund for the estimated additional cost of placing the measure on the ballot and preparing and distributing public information and education materials.
(1)South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District (SSLOCSD) (2)Brisco/Halcyon Interchange Subcommittee
(3)Oversight Board to the Successor Agency to the Dissolved Arroyo Grande
(4)California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA)(5)Other
(b)MAYOR PRO TEM HARMON:
(1)County Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC)(2)Air Pollution Control District (APCD)(3)Five Cities Fire Authority (FCFA)(4)Other (c) COUNCIL MEMBER GUTHRIE:
(1) San Luis Obispo Council of Governments/San Luis Obispo Regional Transit Authority (SLOCOG/RTA)
(2)South County Transit (SCT)(3) Tourism Committee(4) Brisco/Halcyon Interchange Subcommittee
(d)COUNCIL MEMBER BROWN: (1)Integrated Waste Management Authority Board (IWMA) (2)Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC)(3)Other
(e) COUNCIL MEMBER BARNEICH:
(1)Zone 3 Water Advisory Board(2)Homeless Services Coordinating Council (HSOC)(3)Other
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a)PUBLIC EMPLOYEE DISCIPLINE/DISMISSAL/RELEASE pursuant to Government Code Section 54957
b) CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Debbie Malicoat, Administrative Services Director Represented Employees: Service Employees International Union, Local 620
c) CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Dianne Thompson, City Manager and Debbie Malicoat, Administrative Services Director Represented Employees: Arroyo Grande Police Officers' Association (AGPOA)
Adjourn to Closed Session.
RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
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