FEBRUARY 1, 2011
REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING – 2:00 P.M.
CALL TO ORDER
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
Recommendation: That Council authorize the City Administrator to express the City's appreciation to employees who are eligible to receive service award pins for their years of service through February 28, 2011.
CHANGES TO THE AGENDA
Recommendation: That Council adopt, by reading of title only, A Resolution of the Council of the City of Santa Barbara Accepting a Small Parcel of Land Along and Fronting Hot Springs Road, Northeasterly of the Roundabout at Hot Springs Road, Old Coast Highway, and Coast Village Road, Adjacent to and Formerly a Portion of the Real Property Commonly Known as 1000 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara County Assessor's Parcel No. 009-211-038.
Recommendation: That Council adopt, by reading of title only, A Resolution of the Council of the City of Santa Barbara Accepting an Easement for Water Mains on a Portion of the Real Property Commonly Known as 1900 Lasuen Road, Santa Barbara County Assessor’s Parcel No. 019-170-022, and Adopting an Order Summarily Vacating and Abandoning the Existing Superseded Easement for Water Pipelines, Both Within the Limits of Said City.
Recommendation: That Council:
A. Accept a grant of $50,196 from the Orfalea Foundation to produce and distribute a Santa Barbara Countywide Disaster Preparedness Radio and Television Public Service Announcement Campaign; and
B. Increase appropriations and estimated revenues by $50,196 in the General Fund, City Administrator's Office budget to fund the project.
5. The City Clerk has on Thursday, January 27, 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.
This concludes the Consent Calendar.
CITY COUNCIL ADMINISTRATIVE AND ATTORNEY REPORTS
Recommendation: That Council consider a recommendation from the Sustainability Committee to refer consideration of a Single-Use Bag Reduction Ordinance to the Ordinance Committee.
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Recommendation: That Council introduce and subsequently adopt, by reading of title only, An Ordinance of the Council of the City of Santa Barbara Approving and Authorizing the City Administrator to Negotiate and Execute a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), in a Form of Agreement Acceptable to the City Attorney, for a Term of up to Ten (10) Years for Cogeneration at the El Estero Wastewater Treatment Plant (El Estero) Between the City of Santa Barbara and California Power Partners, Incorporated (Calpwr), for the Purchase of Electricity.
COUNCIL AND STAFF COMMUNICATIONS
COUNCILMEMBER COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENT REPORTS
Recommendation: That Council hold
a closed session to consider pending litigation pursuant to subsection (a) of
section 54956.9 of the Government Code and take appropriate action as
needed. The pending litigation is Santa
Barbara Patients' Collective Health Cooperative v. City of
Scheduling: Duration, 30 minutes; anytime
Report: None anticipated