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SANTA BARBARA CITY COUNCIL AND

SANTA BARBARA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION

 

 

Kate Parker

Board President

Helene Schneider

Mayor

Edward Heron

Vice-President

Cathy Murillo

Mayor Pro-Tempore

Monique Limon

Dale Francisco

Gayle Eidelson

Gregg Hart

Pedro Paz

Frank Hotchkiss

 

Randy Rowse

 

Harwood “Bendy” White

 

 

David E. Cash, Ed.D.

Superintendent

James L. Armstrong

City Administrator

 

 

Ariel Calonne

City Attorney

 

Special Joint Meeting of the Board of Education and City Council

 

Thursday, April 10, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.

David Gebhard Public Meeting Room

630 Garden Street

Santa Barbara, CA

 

Public Comments - Public comments on listed agenda items will be taken during the time each item is considered.  Public comments on non-agenda items are taken under a separate agenda heading.  Persons wishing to address the Board and Council are requested to turn in a “Speaker Card” prior to the agenda item.  Individuals will normally be limited to a maximum of three minutes. If the speaker needs more time, s/he may submit written comments.

 

Estimated Time – The time at which each item is scheduled is an estimate only.  The Board and the Council may consider and act on an agenda item in a different order, or an item may be considered earlier or later than the estimated time. Additionally, discussion of agenda items may be postponed to a future meeting. All persons interested in an item listed on the agenda are advised to be present throughout the meeting to ensure that they are present when the item is called.

 

Reports/Attachments – Copies of the report and any attachments relating to items on this agenda are available for review in the Clerk’s Office in City Hall, the District’s Administration Center Lobby, at the Reference Desk of the Main Library and online at: http://www.SantaBarbaraCa.gov and http://www.sbsdk12.org.

 

Accessibility – In compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, if you need auxiliary aids, services, or staff assistance to attend or participate in this meeting, or need this agenda provided in a disability-related alternative format, please contact the City Administrator’s Office at (805) 564-5305 or the Superintendent’s Office at (805) 963-4331.  If possible, notification at least 48 hours prior to the meeting will usually enable staff to make reasonable arrangements. Specialized services, such as sign language interpretation or documents in Braille, may require additional lead time to arrange.

 

 

 

 

 


AGENDA

 

Order of Business:

 

1.             Call to Order and Roll Call:  1:30 P.M.

2.             Pledge of Allegiance

3.             Spanish Translation/Traducción en Espanol and Assistive Listening for Hearing Impaired

 

Translation of today’s meeting in Spanish is available to the public. Please indicate if you would like translation. Para la reunión de esta noche hay intérprete disponible para traducción al español.  Por favor, indique si desea los servicios de interpretación.

 

            New: the David Gebhard room has a hearing loop system, which works with most enabled “t-coil” hearing aids.  Assistive listening devices are also available for people with hearing impairments.  Please indicate if you need a headset.

 

4.             Public Comments

 

During this time, the Mayor and Board of Education President will acknowledge requests to speak on a topic not on the agenda, but within the subject matter jurisdiction of the City Council and the School Board.  Persons wishing to address the Council and Board are requested to complete a “Speaker Card” prior to this agenda item.  Comments on regular agenda items are taken at the time the item is considered.

 

5.             Statement of Purpose for Joint Meeting

           

Presenters:       Helene Schneider, Mayor

Kate Parker, Board of Education President

 

Agenda Items:  Items 6 and 7 are based on written reports.  Staff presentations will be made on items 8, 9, 10, and 11.  Please note that the City Council and Board of Education may give staff direction on any of these items, but will not be taking final action.

 

Agenda Report

 

6.             Report on Joint City/School District Programs

 

See the written report prepared by Sarah Hanna, City Recreation Program Manager, and David Hetyonk, School District Director of Facilities and Operations.

 

7.             Update on Safety Improvements in Eastside Neighborhoods

 

See the written report prepared by Jessica Grant, Project Planner

 

8.             Drought Update

 

Presenters:       Rebecca Bjork, Water Resources Manager/ Acting Public Works Director

David Hetyonk, School District Director of Facilities and Operations                   

                       

PowerPoint presentation(s) will be provided at the meeting.

 

9.             Local Control Funding Formula/Local Control Accountability Plan

 

Presenters:       David E. Cash, Superintendent

Meg Jetté, Assistant Superintendent of Business Services

 

PowerPoint presentation will be provided at the meeting. 

 

10.          Report on South Coast Gang Task Force

 

Presenters:       Saul Serrano, Coordinator of South Coast Task Force on Youth Gangs

 

PowerPoint presentation will be provided at the meeting.

 

11.          Report on District Junior High After School Program

 

Presenters:       Lito Garcia, Santa Barbara Junior High School Principal

                       

PowerPoint presentation will be provided at the meeting. 

 

12.          Additional Matters for Placement on a Future Agenda

 

            This is an opportunity for Board and Council Members, and the Superintendent and City Administrator, to consider other matters of mutual interest for placement on an agenda for a future meeting.

 

13.          Adjournment of Joint Meeting