CITY COUNCIL AND AS SUCCESSOR AGENCY TO THE COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA Council Chamber, City Hall 3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262 www.palmspringsca.gov SPECIAL AND REGULAR MEETING AGENDA (This agenda includes an additional Consent Calendar Item 1.G.)
October 3, 2018 4:30 PM CLOSED SESSION 6:00 PM SPECIAL AND REGULAR MEETING
Robert Moon, Mayor J. R. Roberts, Mayor Pro Tem Christy Gilbert Holstege, Councilmember Geoff Kors, Councilmember Lisa Middleton, Councilmember City of Palm Springs Mission Statement: Palm Springs is an inclusive world-class city dedicated to providing excellent and responsive public services to enhance the quality of life for current and future generations.
David H. Ready, Esq., Ph.D., City Manager Anthony J. Mejia, MMC, City Clerk Marcus Fuller, MPA, P.E., P.L.S., Assistant City Manager Edward Z. Kotkin, City Attorney Marla L. Pendleton, CPA, Interim Director of Finance and Treasurer
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4:30 P.M. CLOSED SESSION
CALL TO ORDER (Council Chamber):
PUBLIC COMMENT FOR CLOSED SESSION ITEMS ONLY (Council Chamber): The City Council welcomes public input. Members of the public may address the City Council by completing a public comment card and giving it to the City Clerk prior to the meeting. Pursuant to State Law, the City Council may not discuss or take action on issues not on the meeting agenda (Government Code Section 54954.2).
RECESS TO CLOSED SESSION (Small Conference Room): See Closed Session Agenda.
A. ACCEPT THE RESIGNATION OF DAVID VOGEL FROM THE MEASURE J OVERSIGHT COMMISSION FOR THE TERM ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2018: RECOMMENDATION: Accept with regret the resignation of David Vogel from the Measure J Oversight Commission. Direct the City Clerk to post a notice of vacancy for the term ending December 31, 2018.
B. ACCEPT THE RESIGNATION OF JESSICA SPRY FROM THE SUSTAINABILITY COMMISSION FOR THE TERM ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2018: RECOMMENDATION: Accept with regret the resignation of Jessica Spry from the Sustainability Commission. Direct the City Clerk to post a notice of vacancy for the term ending December 31, 2018.
C. APPROVAL OF PAYROLL WARRANTS, CLAIMS AND DEMANDS: RECOMMENDATION: Adopt a Resolution entitled “A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING PAYMENT OF CLAIMS AND DEMANDS BY WARRANTS NUMBERED 1100626 THROUGH 1100717 IN THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $2,120,783.96, DRAWN ON BANK OF AMERICA.” Adopt a Resolution entitled “A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING PAYMENT OF CLAIMS AND DEMANDS BY WARRANTS NUMBERED 1100718 THROUGH 1100895 IN THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $2,294,877.06, DRAWN ON BANK OF AMERICA.” Adopt a Resolution entitled "A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING PAYMENT OF PAYROLL WARRANTS FOR THE PERIOD ENDED 08-11-2018 BY WARRANTS NUMBERED 420402, AND 420424 THROUGH 420442 TOTALING $35,023.34, LIABILITY CHECKS NUMBERED 1100896 THROUGH 1100915 TOTALING $78,778.78, FOUR WIRE TRANSFERS FOR $60,070.99, AND NINE ELECTRONIC ACH DEBITS OF $1,398,752.23 IN THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $1,572,625.34, DRAWN ON BANK OF AMERICA." Adopt a Resolution entitled "A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING PAYMENT OF CLAIMS AND DEMANDS BY WARRANTS NUMBERED 1100916 THROUGH 1101063 IN THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $2,375,570.59, DRAWN ON BANK OF AMERICA." Adopt a Resolution entitled "A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING PAYMENT OF CLAIMS AND DEMANDS BY WARRANTS NUMBERED 1101064 THROUGH 1101170 IN THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF $1,051,522.35, DRAWN ON BANK OF AMERICA."
E. APPROVE A NOTICE TO PROCEED TO VEOLIA WATER WEST OPERATING SERVICES, INC., IN THE AMOUNT OF $33,017: RECOMMENDATION: Authorize the City Engineer to issue a Notice to Proceed to Veolia Water West Operating Services, Inc., in the amount of $33,017 for the construction of the sewer lateral for the Fire Station No. 4 Remodel and Expansion, part of CP 15-25.
G. CITY COUNCIL REPORT RE CITY’S MEASURES TO ALLEVIATE CONDITIONS WHICH LED TO ADOPTION OF INTERIM URGENCY ORDINANCE NO. 1963 – A TEMPORARY MORATORIUM ON DEMOLITION OR SUBSTANTIAL ALTERATION OF UNDESIGNATED STRUCTURES BUILT BEFORE 1969 (CLASS 3 STRUCTURES): RECOMMENDATION: Adopt and issue the attached City Council Report to the public describing the City’s Measures to alleviate the conditions which led to adoption of Interim Urgency Ordinance No. 1963 - a temporary moratorium on demolition or substantial alteration of undesignated structures built before 1969.
EXCLUDED CONSENT CALENDAR: Items removed from the Consent Calendar for separate discussion are considered at this time.
C. PURCHASE OF NEW TRASH/RECYCLING BINS AND NEWS RACKS FOR THE DOWNTOWN/UPTOWN BUSINESS DISTRICT AREAS: RECOMMENDATION: In accordance with Palm Springs Municipal Code Section 7.09.010 “Cooperative Purchasing Programs,” authorize issuance of a Purchase Order in the amount of $298,938.10 to Forms and Surfaces, Inc., of Pittsburgh, PA, for the purchase of 140 combination trash and recycling receptacles. In accordance with Palm Springs Municipal Code Section 7.04.020 “Sole Source Procurement by the City,” authorize issuance of a Purchase Order in the amount of $33,121.41, to City News Stands of Indianapolis, IN, for the purchase of seven (7) news racks. Authorize City Manager to execute all necessary documents.
8. ADJOURNMENT: The City Council will adjourn to a Study Session on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. Council Chamber, City Hall, preceded by Closed Session, Small Conference Room, City Hall, 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs.
AFFIDAVIT OF POSTING State of California ) County of Riverside ) ss. City of Palm Springs ) I, CYNTHIA A. BERARDI, Chief Deputy City Clerk of the City of Palm Springs, California, hereby certify this Agenda was delivered to each member of the City Council, provided to all parties who have requested such notice, posted at City Hall before 5:00 p.m., on September 28, 2018, and posted on the City’s website as required by established policies and procedures. ____________________________ CYNTHIA A. BERARDI, CMC Chief Deputy City Clerk
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Oct 03, 2018 City Council Special and Regular Meeting