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JUNE 9, 2020
6:00 P.M.

In compliance with the State and County Shelter at Home Orders, and pursuant to the Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20, which allows for a deviation of teleconference rules required by the Ralph M. Brown Act, City Council meetings will be held by teleconference only until further notice. Meetings can be viewed on Channel 20 and are live-streamed on the City’s website and on Members of the public may provide public comment during the meeting by calling 1-833-493-5844 or by submitting written public comments to the Clerk of the Council at [email protected]
 5.a.Closed Session Announcements
 The City Attorney will announce reportable actions taken, if any, from the following meeting:
 Regular Meeting of May 26, 2020
 a)Public Employee Evaluation pursuant to Government Code Section 54957:
Titles: Acting City Manager, Acting Deputy City Manager
 5.b.Move that all ordinances presented for introduction or adoption be read in title only and all further readings be waived
 6.a. Update Regarding Countywide COVID-19 Efforts
   Recommended Action: Receive update, accept public comments, discuss, and provide direction, as necessary.
    CC 2020-06-09_06a Update Regarding Countywide COVID-19 Efforts.pdf
 6.b. Acting City Manager Report – Upcoming Presentation Regarding Current Police Training And Policies
    CC 2020-06-09_06b Acting City Manager Report.pdf
  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 matters 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.
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 16, 2020 through May 31, 2020.

    CC 2020-06-09_08a Cash Disbursement.pdf
 8.b.Consideration Of Fiscal Year 2020-21 Appropriation Limit
   Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution establishing the appropriation limit from tax proceeds for Fiscal Year 2020-21.

    CC 2020-06-09_08b FY 2020_21 Appropriation Limit.pdf
 8.c.Consideration Of Approval Of Minutes
   Recommended Action: Approve the minutes of the Regular City Council Meeting of May 26, 2020, as submitted.

    CC 2020-06-09_08c Approval of Minutes_05-26-20.pdf
 8.d.Consideration Of Resolutions For The 2020 General Municipal Election For The Election Of Certain Officers Of The City
   Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution calling and giving notice of the holding of a General Municipal Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, for the election of certain officers of the City; 2) Adopt a Resolution requesting the Board of Supervisors of the County of San Luis Obispo to consolidate a General Municipal Election to be held on November 3, 2020; and 3) Adopt a Resolution adopting regulations for candidates governing the submittal of a Candidate Statement.

    CC 2020-06-09_08d Resolutions_2020 General Municipal Election.pdf
 8.e.Adoption Of A Resolution Declaring A Continued Local Emergency Related To The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic
   Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution declaring a continued local emergency related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

    CC 2020-06-09_08e Continued Local Emergency COVID19.pdf
 8.f. Consideration Of Grant Of Access And Utility Easement Over The City-Owned Parking Lot Located Behind The 100 Block Of E. Branch Street On The North Side Of The Street To Verizon Wireless To Construct And Maintain A New Small Cell Telecommunication Facility On Private Property
   Recommended Action: Approve a Grant of Easement Agreement with Verizon Wireless granting an access and utility easement over the City-owned parking lot located behind the 100 block of E. Branch Street on the north side of the street to construct and maintain a new small cell telecommunication facility on private property.

    CC 2020-06-09_08f Verizon Access Easement in Village.pdf
 8.g.Consideration Of Approval Of Engineer’s Reports And Adoption Of Resolutions Declaring The City’s Intention To Levy And Collect Assessments For The Parkside Village Assessment District, Grace Lane Assessment District And Landscaping And Lighting District No. 1, Within Tract 1769, For Fiscal Year 2020-21
   Recommended Action: 1) Approve the Engineer’s Reports for the Parkside Village Assessment District, Grace Lane Assessment District, and Landscaping and Lighting Assessment District No. 1, within Tract 1769, for Fiscal Year 2020-2021; 2) Adopt Resolutions declaring its intention to levy and collect assessments for the Parkside Village Assessment District, Grace Lane Assessment District, and Landscaping and Lighting Assessment District No. 1, within Tract 1769, for Fiscal Year 2020-2021; and 3) Set a public hearing for June 23, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. for the Parkside Village Assessment District, Grace Lane Assessment District, and Landscaping and Lighting Assessment District No. 1, within Tract 1769.

    CC 2020-06-09_08g Annual Engineers Report_LLD and Assessment Districts.pdf
 8.h.Consideration Of A Resolution Authorization The City To Join The Coalition To Support Local Recovery In Support Of The League Of California Cities (LOCC) COVID-19 Recovery Efforts And Authorizing The Mayor, Acting City Manager And Acting Deputy City Manager To Sign Letters Of Support Related To The Coalition’s And LOCC’s Efforts
   Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City to join the Coalition to Support Local Recovery, and authorize the Mayor, Acting City Manager, and Acting Deputy City Manager to sign any letters of support related to the Coalition’s efforts and related to the LOCC’s efforts to obtain COVID-19 relief for the City.

    CC 2020-06-09_08h LOCC Coalition to Support Local Recovery.pdf
 8.i.Consideration Of A Cooperation Agreement Between The County Of San Luis Obispo And The City Of Arroyo Grande For Joint Participation In The Community Development Block Grant Program, The Home Investment Partnerships Program, And The Emergency Solutions Grant Program For Fiscal Years 2021 Through 2023
   Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution approving the Cooperation Agreement between the County of San Luis Obispo and the City of Arroyo Grande for joint participation in the Community Development Block Grant Program, the Home Investment Partnerships Program, and the Emergency Solutions Grant Program for Fiscal Years 2021 through 2023.

    CC 2020-06-09_08i CDBG Cooperative Agreement.pdf
Presentation By Water Systems Consulting Regarding Central Coast Blue Cost Sharing Memorandum Of Agreement Framework And Discuss And Provide Direction Regarding The MOA
Motion and Vote
   Recommended Action: Review and provide input and direction on the revised Central Coast Blue Cost Sharing Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) framework.

    CC 2020-06-09_10a Central Coast Blue Cost Sharing MOA.pdf
Consideration Of Jim Guthrie Community Service Grant Program Allocations For Year 2020
Motion and Vote
   Recommended Action: Adopt a Resolution approving projects to be funded through the Jim Guthrie Community Service Grant Program funds.

    CC 2020-06-09_11a JGCSGP Allocations_2020.pdf
Consideration Of Fiscal Year 2020-21 Preliminary Budget
Motion and Vote
   Recommended Action: Provide direction on the proposed FY 2020-21 Preliminary Budget.

    CC 2020-06-09_11b FY 2020-21 Preliminary Budget.pdf
 11.c. Consideration And Direction Regarding A Proposed Revenue Measure To Address The City’s Future Funding Needs
   Recommended Action: Consider a proposed revenue measure to address the City’s future funding needs, and, if desired, direct staff to prepare an action item to place a local transaction and use tax (“sales tax”) measure on the November 2020 ballot.

    CC 2020-06-09_11c Proposed Revenue Measure 2020.pdf
 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.
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