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: Motion and Vote
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 Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action.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.
8.a. Consideration of Cash Disbursement Ratification
Recommended Action: Ratify the listing of cash disbursements for the period May 1, 2015 through May 31, 2015.
Recommended Action: Approve the minutes of the Regular City Council Meeting of May 12, 2015; the Special and Regular City Council Meetings of May 26, 2015, and the Adjourned Regular City Council Meeting of May 28, 2015, as submitted.
8.e. Consideration of Confirmation of Assessments for Tracts 1769, 2310, and 2236
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution confirming landscaping and lighting assessments for all parcels within Tract 1769; 2) Adopt a Resolution confirming the assessments for the Parkside Assessment District for all parcels within Tract 2310 (Parkside Village Subdivision); and 3) Adopt a Resolution confirming the assessments for the Grace Lane Assessment District for all parcels within Tract 2236 (Grace Lane Subdivision). Motion and Vote
8.f. Consideration of Agreement Between the City of Arroyo Grande and the City of Grover Beach for the Provision of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Aid Dispatching Services
Recommended Action: Approve and authorize the Interim City Manager to execute an agreement between the City of Arroyo Grande and the City of Grover Beach for the provision of fire, rescue and emergency medical aid dispatching of services provided by the Five Cities Fire Authority.
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.
13. STAFF COMMUNICATIONS:
Correspondence/Comments as presented by the Interim City Manager.
14.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 LEGAL COUNSEL – EXISTING LITIGATION pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(d)(1): Name of Case: Santa Maria Valley Water Conservation District v. City of Santa Maria, et al. and related actions, Santa Clara Superior Court, Case No. CV 770214
b. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Bob McFall, Interim City Manager Unrepresented Employees: Management and Part-Time Employees
c. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Agency Designated Representative: Bob McFall, Interim City Manager Represented Employees: Service Employees International Union, Local 620
Adjourn to Closed Session.
16. RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
Announcement(s) of any reportable action(s) taken in Closed Session will be made in open session, and repeated at the beginning of the next Regular City Council meeting as this portion of the meeting is not recorded or videotaped.
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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