City Council Regular Meeting09/21/2020 04:00 PM94 N. Washington Street, Sonora, CA 95370
NOTICE: THIS MEETING WILL BE HELD IN ACCORDANCE WITH EXECUTIVE ORDER N-25-20, ISSUED BY CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR GAVIN NEWSOM ON MARCH 12, 2020, THE RALPH M. BROWN ACT (CALIFORNIA GOVERNMENT CODE SECTION 54950, ET SEQ.), AND THE FEDERAL AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT.
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AND WILL BE GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO PROVIDE PUBLIC COMMENT.
CLOSED SESSION 4:00 PM
1.Conference with Legal Counsel - Anticipated Litigation - Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(d)(2): One case
2.Conference with Labor Negotiators –Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6: Sonora Police Officers' Association (SPOA)
CALL TO ORDER
ADJOURN INTO CLOSED SESSION
RECONVENE INTO OPEN SESSION
OPEN SESSION5:00 PM
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
CITY CLERK’S REPORT ON AGENDA POSTING
APPROVAL OF THE AGENDA
3.Receive a presentation from Waste Management concerning their recent Recycling Education Campaign
4.Receive a Presentation of the Draft State Route 49 Multi-Modal Compete Streets and Congested Corridor Plan
PUBLIC COMMENT (NON-AGENDA ITEMS)
The public may address the Council on any item of public interest not otherwise on the agenda that is within the jurisdiction of the City. No action may be taken. Matters to be addressed may be referred to City Staff or placed on a subsequent meeting Agenda. Speakers are limited to a five (5) minute presentation.
Items on the Consent Calendar are considered routine and will be voted on in one motion unless a Council member or member of the public has a question or wishes to discuss an item. In that case, the item will be removed from the Consent Calendar and considered separately.
5.Approval of disbursements in the amount of $160,002.93 for payroll, inclusive of employee salaries, employer and employee taxes and retirement contributions, miscellaneous voluntary employee deductions, retrospective pay, holiday pay and equity adjustments.
6.Consideration to expand the number of Social Equity Committee Members.
7.Consideration to approve the FY 20/21 Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) Grant Program Agreement No. 7FG20023 in the amount of $5,960; and adopt Resolution 09-21-20-A authorizing the City Administrator to execute the Agreement and any subsequent documents.
8.Approve a lease agreement between the City of Sonora and the County of Tuolumne to rent the first floor of the Education Center, located at 326 N. Washington Street, for a term of six (6) months and for a total monthly amount of two thousand eighty dollars ($2,080) plus the cost of utilities; and authorize the City Administrator to execute the agreement.
9.For City Council information and possible direction regarding a Recreational Cannabis Ordinance
10.Receive the Community Development Monthly Report for August 2020
11.Receive the Fire Department’s Monthly Report for August 2020
12.Receive the Sonora Police Department Monthly Report for August 2020.
13.Receive the Public Works Monthly Department Report for August 2020.
14.Receive an update on upcoming City Holiday Events due to the COVID-19 Pandemic