REDONDO BEACH CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2012

CLOSED SESSION – ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING – 5:00 P.M.

OPEN SESSION – ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING – 6:00 P.M.

REDONDO BEACH CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

415 DIAMOND STREET

 

5:00 PM -  Closed Session – Adjourned Meeting

The City Council may move into a Closed Session pursuant to applicable law, including the Brown Act (Government Code Section 54960, et seq.) for the purpose of conferring with the City’s real property negotiator, and/or conferring with the City Attorney on potential and/or existing litigation; and/or discussing matters covered under Government Code Section 54957 (Personnel); and/or conferring with the City’s Labor Negotiator.

 

Call Meeting to Order

 

Roll Call

 

Salute to the Flag AND Invocation  

 

ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

 

RED FOLDER ITEMS

Red folder items require immediate action, and came to the attention of the City subsequent to the 72-hour noticing requirement.  These items require a 2/3 vote of the City Council (or if less than 2/3 are present, a unanimous vote) to add to the Agenda.

 

BLUE FOLDER ITEMS

Blue folder items are additional back up material to administrative reports and/or public comments received after the printing and distribution of the agenda packet for receive and file.

            J1 (SA) Blue Folder

            C4 (PA) Blue Folder

            E 5 Blue Folder

            J 1 Blue Folder

            L 2 Blue Folder

 

PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS ON CLOSED SESSION ITEMS

This section is intended to provide members of the public with the opportunity to comment on Closed Session items only.  This section is limited to 30 minutes.  Each speaker will be afforded three minutes to address the Mayor and Council.  Each speaker will be permitted to speak only once. 

 

RECESS TO CLOSED SESSION

 

1.      THREAT TO PUBLIC SERVICES OR FACILITIES – The Closed Session is authorized by the attorney-client privilege, Government Code Sec. 54957(a)

 

Consultation with:       W. Joseph Leonardi, Chief of Police

                                                            Wayne Windman, Police Lieutenant

                                                      Todd Heywood, Police Lieutenant     

 

2.      CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL - EXISTING LITIGATION – The Closed Session is authorized by the Government Code Sec. 54956.9(a)

 

                        Name of case:             Building a Better Redondo, Inc., et al v. City of Redondo Beach, et al. – B226499 (BS124769)

 

3.      CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL -- EXISTING LITIGATION – The Closed Session is authorized by the Government Code Section 54956.9 (a).

 

Name of case:             Comite de Jornaleros de Redondo Beach; National Day Laborer Organizing Network v. City of Redondo Beach CV 04-9396 CBM (PJWx)

 

4.      CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL -- EXISTING LITIGATION – The Closed Session is authorized by the Government Code Section 54956.9 (a).

 

            Name of case:             Charles Nichols v. Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Kamala D. Harris, City of                                                             Redondo Beach, et al - CV-11-09916 SJO (SS)

 

5.      CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATOR – The Closed Session is authorized by the Government Code Section 54956.8.

 

AGENCY NEGOTIATOR:           Pete Carmichael, Harbor, Business & Transit Director

Peter Grant, Assistant City Manager
William P. Workman, City Manager

PROPERTY:                              100 S. to 160 N. International Boardwalk

NEGOTIATING PARTY:             International Boardwalk, LLC, Jamison Properties, Inc.

UNDER NEGOTIATION:           Both Price and Terms

 

6.      CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATOR – The Closed Session is authorized by the Government Code Section 54956.8.

 

AGENCY NEGOTIATOR:           Pete Carmichael, Harbor, Business & Transit Director

                                                Peter Grant, Assistant City Manager

                                                William P. Workman, City Manager

PROPERTY:                              103 – 131 W. Torrance Blvd.

NEGOTIATING PARTY:             Pier Plaza Associates, LLC.

NEGOTIATING PARTY:            Compass Bank

NEGOTIATING PARTY:             Gates Capitol

UNDER NEGOTIATION:         Both Price and Terms

 

 

RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

 

ROLL CALL

 

ANNOUNCEMENT OF CLOSED SESSION ACTIONS

 

ADJOURN TO ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING


 


 

6:00 P.M. - Open Session -  Adjourned Regular Meeting

 

Call Meeting to Order

 

Roll Call

 

Salute to the Flag AND Invocation  

 

A.         Presentations/Proclamations/ANNOUNCEMENTS

           

B.         APPROVAL OF ORDER OF AGENDA

 

C.         AGENCY RECESS

 

C1.       SPECIAL MEETING OF THE SUCCESSOR AGENCY OF THE FORMER Redondo Beach REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY.

 

C2.       SPECIAL MEETING OF THE PARKING AUTHORITY.

 

D.         ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

 

D1.       RED FOLDER ITEMS (To be taken up under L)

Red folder items require immediate action, and came to the attention of the City subsequent to the 72-hour noticing requirement.  These items require a 2/3 vote of the City Council (or if less than 2/3 are present, a unanimous vote) to add to the Agenda.

 

D2.       BLUE FOLDER ITEMS

Blue folder items are additional back up material to administrative reports and/or public comments received after the printing and distribution of the agenda packet for receive and file.

 

E.         CONSENT CALENDAR

Business items, except those formally noticed for public hearing, or those pulled for discussion are assigned to the Consent Calendar.  The Mayor or any City Council Member may request that any Consent Calendar item(s) be removed, discussed, and acted upon separately.  Items removed from the Consent Calendar will be taken up under the “Excluded Consent Calendar” section below.  Those items remaining on the Consent Calendar will be approved in one motion following Oral Communications.       

           

E1.              APPROVAL OF AFFIDAVIT OF POSTING for the City Council adjourned regular meeting of February 28, 2012.

 

E2.              APPROVAL OF THE FOLLOWING MINUTES:

A.                  Regular Meeting of the City Council on January 31, 2012.

B.                  Regular Meeting of the City Council on February 7, 2012.

 

E3.              APPROVAL OF MOTION TO READ BY TITLE ONLY and waive further reading of all Ordinances and Resolutions listed on the agenda.

 

E4.       SECOND READING AND ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE NO. 3086-12, AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA, REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 3084-11 WHICH DETERMINED THE CITY WOULD COMPLY WITH THE ALTERNATIVE VOLUNTARY REDEVELOPMENT PROGRAM PURSUANT TO PART 1.9 OF DIVISION 24 OF THE CALIFORNIA HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE IN ORDER TO PERMIT THE CONTINUED EXISTENCE AND OPERATION OF THE REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF THE CITY OF REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA

CONTACT:       Peter Grant, Assistant City Manager

 

E5.       ADOPT BY TITLE ONLY, RESOLUTION NO. CC-1202-578, A JOINT RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA AND THE PARKING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF REDONDO BEACH CALIFORNIA  CONCERNING THE TRANSFER OF FEE TITLE TO CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY FROM THE PARKING AUTHORITY TO THE CITY,  AND TERMINATION OF LEASE AND EASEMENTS.

 

CONTACT:       Pete Carmichael, Harbor, Business & Transit Director

 

E6.       APPROVE CONTRACT NO. C07-014-1,  FIVE YEAR RENEWAL OPTION OF THE EXISTING AGREEMENT WITH THE REDONDO BEACH HISTORICAL SOCIETY FOR CONTINUING USE AND OPERATION OF THE MORRELL HOUSE THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 2017 AND INCLUDE  LANGUAGE PROVIDING THE OPTION TO EXTEND THE AGREEMENT IN THE FUTURE and authorize the Mayor to execute on behalf of the City.

 

CONTACT:       Joe Hoefgen, Recreation and Community Services Director

 

F.         ORAL COMMUNICATIONS

Anyone wishing to address the City Council on any Consent Calendar item on the agenda, which has not been pulled by Council for discussion may do so at this time.  Each speaker will be permitted to speak only once and comments will be limited to a total of three minutes.

 

G.         EXCLUDED CONSENT CALENDAR ITEMS

 

H.         PUBLIC PARTICIPATION ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS

This section is intended to provide members of the public with the opportunity to comment on any subject that does not appear on this agenda for action.  This section is limited to 30 minutes.  Each speaker will be afforded three minutes to address the Mayor and Council.  Each speaker will be permitted to speak only once.  Written requests, if any, will be considered first under this section.

 

I.          EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS

This section is intended to allow all elected officials the opportunity to reveal any disclosure or ex parte communication about the following public hearings.

 

J.          PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

J1.        FIRST READING BY TITLE ONLY OF ORDINANCE NO. 3087-12, AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA, AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 5, CHAPTER 4, TITLE 5 OF THE REDONDO BEACH MUNICIPAL CODE PERTAINING TO THE WASTEWATER USER SEWER FEE OF THE WASTEWATER SYSTEM REGULATIONS.

 

Staff recommends City Council:

a.         Open the Public Hearing and take testimony; and

b.         Close the Public Hearing; and

c.         Direct City Clerk to tabulate the number of protest submitted by parcel owners affected by the Wastewater Sewer User Fees and determine if there is a Majority Protest according to Proposition 218 requirements; and

d.         In absence of a Majority Protest, introduce and approval of first reading of Ordinance No. 3087-12.

 

                        CONTACT:       Mike Witzansky, Director of Public Works

 

K.         ITEMS CONTINUED FROM PREVIOUS AGENDAS

 

L.         ITEMS FOR DISCUSSION PRIOR TO ACTION (OR RED FOLDER ITEMS)

 

L1.       APPROVE RE-ESTABLISHMENT OF WASTEWATER SUBCOMMITTEE.

 

                        CONTACT:       steve huang, city enginer

 

L2.       ADOPT BY TITLE ONLY, RESOLUTION NO. CC-1202-585, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF REDONDO BEACH, CALIFORNIA, PROVIDING FOR THE EXECUTION AND DELIVERY OF A SITE AND FACILITIES LEASE, LEASEBACK AGREEMENT, LETTER AGREEMENT FOR PURCHASE, AN ISDA MASTER AGREEMENT AND SCHEDULE TO ISDA MASTER AGREEMENT, AND OTHER DOCUMENTS AND AUTHORIZING CERTAIN ACTIONS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.

 

CONTACT:       Pete Carmichael, Harbor, Business & Transit Director

 

M.        CITY MANAGER ITEMS

 

N.         MAYOR AND COUNCIL ITEMS

 

O.        MAYOR AND COUNCIL REFERRALS TO STAFF

 

P.         RECESS TO CLOSED SESSION

 

Q.        RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

The next meeting of the City Council of the City of Redondo Beach will be an adjourned regular meeting to be held at 5:00 p.m. (Closed Session) and a regular meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 1, 2012, in the Redondo Beach City Hall Council Chambers, 415 Diamond Street, Redondo Beach, California.

 

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Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the City Council regarding any item on this agenda will be made available for public inspection at the City Clerk’s Counter at City Hall located at 415 Diamond Street, Door C, Redondo Beach, CA during normal business hours. In addition, such writings and documents will be posted on the City’s website at www.redondo.org.

 

Per Resolution No. CC-1201-561 the Redondo Beach City Council became the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Redondo Beach Pursuant To Part 1.85 of Division 24 of the California Health and Safety Code Acting as the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency.

 

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