City Clerk Wetmore will administer the Oath of Office to Jim Hill, Mayor; Caren Ray, Council Member; and Kristen Barneich, Council Member
Remarks By Council Member Barneich, Council Member Ray, And Mayor Hill
Immediately following this item the Council will:
RECESS: A brief reception will be held.
RECONVENE:To consider all remaining items on the City Council Agenda.
ROLL CALL:Council Members Brown, Barneich, Ray, Mayor Pro Tem Harmon, and Mayor Hill
COMMUNITY COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS:
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INTERIM CITY MANAGER REPORT:
Correspondence/Comments as presented by the Interim City Manager.
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 Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action.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 Cash Disbursement Ratification
Recommended Action: Ratify the listing of cash disbursements for the period November 16, 2016 through November 30, 2016.
Consideration Of A Resolution Adopting An Amendment To The Full Flex Cafeteria Plan Section 125 To Update The Cafeteria Plan Rates For 2017
Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution establishing an amendment to the Full Flex Cafeteria Section 125 Plan for the Management Group, the Arroyo Grande Police Officers’ Association, the Service Employees International Union, Local 620, the International Association of Fire Fighters, Local 4403, and the Five Cities Fire Authority Management Group.
Consideration Of Acceptance Of The Mid-Block Crosswalk Barrier Removal Project, PW 2015-03
Recommended Action: 1) Accept the project improvements as constructed by Victor Concrete, Inc. in accordance with the plans and specifications for the Mid-Block Crosswalk Barrier Removal Project; 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 S. Chaves Construction, Inc. For Construction Of The Heritage Square Park Restroom Project, PW 2016-07
Recommended Action: 1) Approve the construction plans and specifications for the Heritage Square Park Restroom Project; 2) Award a contract to S. Chaves Constructions, Inc. in the amount of $133,200; 3) Authorize the Interim City Manager to approve change orders for 20% of the contract amount, $26,640 for unanticipated costs during the construction phase of the project; 4) Appropriate $27,250 from Park Development Fund reserve; 5) Find that the project is categorically exempt from California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to CEQA Guidelines Section 15303; and 6) Direct the City Clerk to file a Notice of Exemption.
Consideration Of The East Cherry Avenue Specific Plan Project (General Plan Amendment 15-001; Development Code Amendment 15-001; Specific Plan 15-001; Vesting Tentative Tract Map 15-001; Conditional Use Permit 15-004) And Environmental Impact Report; Location – East Cherry Avenue And Traffic Way; Applicants – Mangano Homes, Inc. And Arroyo Grande Valley Japanese Welfare Association
Recommended Action: At the request of the project applicant, it is recommended the public hearing for this item be continued to a date certain of January 10, 2017.
Consideration Of Appointment Of Council Members To Regional And Local Boards, Commissions, Committees And Subcommittees
Recommended Action: Make appointments to those regional and local boards, commissions, and committees with Council representation, and authorize the City Clerk to update FPPC Form 806 (Agency Report of Public Official Appointments) for posting on the City website.
(a)MAYOR HILL: (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 Redevelopment Agency (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
(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 (5)Other (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
COMMUNITY COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS:
This public comment period is an invitation to members of the community to present issues, thoughts, or suggestions, or to comment on any scheduled Closed Session items. 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.
a)PUBLIC EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE EVALUATION pursuant to Government Code Section 54957: Title: Interim City Manager
Adjourn to closed session at the City Hall Conference Room, located at 300 E. Branch Street, Arroyo Grande.
RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
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