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:
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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 Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action.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 March 1, 2017 through March 15, 2017.
Consideration Of Award Of A Contract For The Plumbing Retrofit Program
Recommended Action: 1) Award the contract for the Plumbing Retrofit contract to Waterboys Plumbing, Inc. in the amount of $90,695.00; 2) Authorize the Mayor to execute the contract; and 3) Direct staff to issue the Notice of Award and Notice to Proceed along with other necessary contract documents.
Consideration Of Acceptance Of The 2016 Street Repairs Project, PW 2016-03
Recommended Action: 1) Accept the project improvements as constructed by R. Burke Corporation in accordance with the plans and specifications for the 2016 Street Repairs 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 Approval Of A Contractor Services Agreement For Traffic Signal Maintenance And Operation Services
Recommended Action: Approve and authorize the Mayor to execute a Contractor Services Agreement with Lee Wilson Electric Company in the amount of $36,360 for Traffic Signal Maintenance and Operation Services.
Consideration Of Submission Of A Comment Letter To The County Of San Luis Obispo Regarding The 2014-16 Resource Summary Report - Public Review Draft
Recommended Action: Authorize the Mayor to sign the comment letter regarding the County of San Luis Obispo 2014-16 Resource Summary Report Public Review Draft and Golden State Water Company’s advice letter to the Public Utilities Commission.
Consideration Of Development Code Amendment 16-003; An Ordinance Amending Section 16.44.050 Of The City Of Arroyo Grande Municipal Code Regarding Floodplain Management; Location – Citywide; Applicant – City Of Arroyo Grande
Recommended Action: Introduce an Ordinance amending Section 16.44.050 of the City of Arroyo Grande Municipal Code regarding floodplain management.
Consideration Of The Formation Of A Groundwater Sustainability Agency In Compliance With The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Of 2014
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution directing the formation of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) over the non-adjudicated portion of the Santa Maria Groundwater Basin within the Arroyo Grande City limits in compliance with the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act of 2014 (SGMA); 2) Appropriate $15,000 from the Water Fund to secure the services of a consulting firm to assist City staff with the necessary Department of Water Resources requirements to form a GSA; and 3) Direct staff to work with the County of San Luis Obispo and any other GSA’s over the Santa Maria Groundwater Basin Fringe Areas to prepare a Memorandum of Agreement for the management of the subject basin.
Consideration Of Fiscal Year 2017-18 Pre-Budget Discussion
Recommended Action: Receive information and provide direction to staff for the preparation of the Fiscal Year 2017-18 Budget regarding: 1) Status quo budget concept; 2) Updating the fund balance policy for the General Fund; 3) Opportunities for policy or procedural shifts in responsibility; 4) Reaffirm City Council Goals; and 5) Future consideration of accelerated funding of CalPERS liabilities.
(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
(b) MAYOR PRO TEM BROWN:
(1)San Luis Obispo Council of Governments/Regional Transit Authority (SLOCOG/RTA)(2)Integrated Waste Management Authority Board (IWMA)(3)South County Transit (SCT)(4)Brisco/Halcyon Interchange Subcommittee
(5)Other (c) COUNCIL MEMBER BARNEICH:
(1) Zone 3 Water Advisory Board
(2)Homeless Services Oversight Council (HSOC)(3) Other (d)COUNCIL MEMBER HARMON: (1)County Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC) (2)Air Pollution Control District (APCD)(3)Five Cities Fire Authority (FCFA)(4)Other
(e) COUNCIL MEMBER RAY:
(1)California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA)(2)Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC)(3)Tourism Committee
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 request that staff place a matter of business on a future agenda. Any request to place a matter of business for original consideration on a future agenda requires the concurrence of at least one other Council Member.
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)CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATORS pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.8 Property: 250 Wesley Street, Arroyo Grande (APNs 007-011-021 and 007-011-049) Agency Negotiator: Teresa McClish, Community Development Director Negotiating Party: Eric Knowles, Kidder Matthews Under Negotiation: Price and Terms of Payment
RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
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