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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
6:00 P.M.

City Hall Council Chambers, 4th floor
6500 Palma Avenue, Atascadero, California
(Enter on Lewis Ave.)
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Mayor Pro Tem Sturtevant
ROLL CALL: Mayor O'Malley
Mayor Pro Tem Sturtevant
Council Member Fonzi
Council Member Kelley
Council Member Moreno

  1. Proclamation Recognizing November as National Hospice Month
  2. Junior High School Presentation by Atascadero Unified School District Superintendent, Deborah Bowers, Ed.D., and Stu Stoddard

CONSENT CALENDAR:  (All items on the consent calendar are considered to be routine and non-controversial by City staff and will be approved by one motion if no member of the Council or public wishes to comment or ask questions.  If comment or discussion is desired by anyone, the item will be removed from the consent calendar and will be considered in the listed sequence with an opportunity for any member of the public to address the Council concerning the item before action is taken.  DRAFT MINUTES:  Council meeting draft minutes are listed on the Consent Calendar for approval of the minutes.  Should anyone wish to request an amendment to draft minutes, the item will be removed from the Consent Calendar and their suggestion will be considered by the City Council.  If anyone desires to express their opinion concerning issues included in draft minutes, they should share their opinion during the Community Forum portion of the meeting.)


1. City Council Draft Action Minutes – October 28, 2014
  • Recommendation: Council approve the City Council Draft Action Minutes of October 28, 2014. [City Clerk]
2. September Disbursements
  • Fiscal Impact: $1,745,976.54
  • Recommendations: Council approve certified City accounts payable, payroll and payroll vendor checks for September 2014. [Administrative Services]
3. Award Contract for 40 Handheld Radios and Accessories
  • Fiscal Impact: The fiscal impact will be the expenditure of a total of $132,744.82 in Bertha Shultz Trust Funds (donation).
  • Recommendations: Council authorize the purchase of forty (40) handheld radios and accessories from Motorola at a cost of $132,744.82. [Fire]
4. Confirm the Appointment of the Director of Public Works
  • Fiscal Impact: The Director of Public Works/City Engineer starting annual salary of $117,052.20 is included in the Public Works budget for fiscal year 2014-2015
  • Recommendation: Council concur and confirm the appointment of Nick Debar as Director of Public Works/City Engineer. [City Manager]
UPDATES FROM THE CITY MANAGER: (The City Manager will give an oral report on any current issues of concern to the City Council.)
COMMUNITY FORUM: (This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons wanting to address the Council on any matter not on this agenda and over which the Council has jurisdiction. Speakers are limited to three minutes. Please state your name for the record before making your presentation. Comments made during Community Forum will not be a subject of discussion. A maximum of 30 minutes will be allowed for Community Forum, unless changed by the Council. Any members of the public who have questions or need information, may contact the City Clerk’s Office, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at 470-3400, or
COUNCIL ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REPORTS: (On their own initiative, Council Members may make a brief announcement or a brief report on their own activities. Council Members may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff or take action to have staff place a matter of business on a future agenda. The Council may take action on items listed on the Agenda.)
D. COMMITTEE REPORTS:     (The following represent standing committees. Informative status reports will be given, as felt necessary):
  Mayor O'Malley
1. City / Schools Committee
2. County Mayors Round Table
3. Integrated Waste Management Authority (IWMA)
4. SLO Council of Governments (SLOCOG)
5. SLO Regional Transit Authority (RTA)

Mayor Pro Tem Sturtevant
1. City / Schools Committee
2. City of Atascadero Finance Committee
3. League of California Cities -- Council Liason

Council Member Fonzi
1. Air Pollution Control District
2. Oversight Board for Successor Agency to the Community Redevelopment Agency of Atascadero
3. SLO Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo)

Council Member Kelley
1. Atascadero State Hospital Advisory Committee
2. City of Atascadero Design Review Committee
3. Economic Vitality Corporation, Board of Directors (EVC)
4. Homeless Services Oversight Council

Council Member Moreno
1. California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA) Board
2. City of Atascadero Finance Committee (Chair)
3. City of Atascadero Design Review Committee
  1. City Council
2. City Clerk
3. City Treasurer
4. City Attorney
5. City Manager
Please note: Should anyone challenge any proposed development entitlement listed on this Agenda in court, that person may be limited to raising those issues addressed at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the City Council at or prior to this public hearing. Correspondence submitted at this public hearing will be distributed to the Council and available for review in the City Clerk's office.