CITY OF SANTA BARBARA
OCTOBER 18, 2011
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING – 2:00 P.M.
CALL TO ORDER
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
CHANGES TO THE AGENDA
Recommendation: That Council waive the reading and approve the minutes of the special meeting of September 8, 2011, and the regular meeting of September 20, 2011.
Recommendation: That Council adopt, by reading of title only, A Resolution of the Council of the City of Santa Barbara Amending Resolution No. 11-048 to Establish Parking Fees in the City Parking Lot Located at 217 Helena Avenue and Eliminate the 90-Day Bus Pass Fee for Eligible Downtown Employees.
Recommendation: That Council authorize the Public Works Director to execute a City Professional Services contract with Drake Haglan and Associates in the amount of $28,800 for engineering services for a peer review of the Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge Replacement Project design, and authorize the Public Works Director to approve expenditures of up to $2,880 for extra services of Drake Haglan and Associates that may result from necessary changes in the scope of work.
Recommendation: That Council authorize the Public Works Director to execute a Professional Services Agreement between the City and Tetra Tech, Inc., to review safety practices and develop standard operating procedures for the Public Works Department, in an amount not to exceed $75,183, and authorize the Public Works Director to approve expenditures of up to $7,518 for extra services that may result from necessary changes in the scope of work.
5. The City Clerk has on Thursday, October 13 , 2011, posted this agenda in the Office of the City Clerk, on the City Hall Public Notice Board on the outside balcony of City Hall, and on the Internet.
6. Cancellation of the regular Redevelopment Agency meeting of October 18, 2011, due to lack of business.
This concludes the Consent Calendar.
CITY COUNCIL ADMINISTRATIVE AND ATTORNEY REPORTS
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Recommendation: That Council receive an update on the November 8, 2011, Vote-By-Mail General Municipal Election.
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
Recommendation: That Council receive a status briefing on Senate Bill 375 (Sustainable Communities and Climate Protection Act of 2008) regional implementation efforts to date.
Recommendation: That Council deny the appeal of Debbie Foley and uphold the decision of the Single Family Design Board to grant Project Design Approval with findings and conditions for a proposed erosion repair grading and drainage plan along a private driveway/road in the Hillside Design District.
COUNCIL AND STAFF COMMUNICATIONS
COUNCILMEMBER COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENT REPORTS