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** CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL

MARCH 30, 2004

ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING

LADERA LINDA COMMUNITY CENTER

32201 FORRESTAL DRIVE

6:00 P.M. CLOSED SESSION. SEE ATTACHED BROWN ACT CHECKLIST FOR DETAILS.

7:00 P.M. REGULAR SESSION

CALL TO ORDER: NEXT RESOL. NO. 2004-22

NEXT ORDINANCE NO. 404

ROLL CALL:

FLAG SALUTE: .

MAYOR’S ANNOUNCEMENTS:

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

PUBLIC COMMENTS: (This section of the agenda is for audience comments for items NOT on the agenda.)

CITY COUNCIL ORAL REPORTS: (This section of the agenda is designated for oral reports from Council Members to report action taken at outside committee and association meetings.)

OLD BUSINESS/CITY MANAGER REPORTS:

Miscellaneous Items for Action:

Continued Items for Action:

Continued Items Listed for Information Only:

NEW BUSINESS:

APPROVAL OF CONSENT CALENDAR:

1. Motion to waive full reading.

Recommendation: Adopt a motion to waive reading in full of all ordinances presented at this meeting with consent of the waiver of reading deemed to be given by all Council Members after the reading of the title.

2. Minutes of January 10, 2004 Tactical Planning Workshop and March 16 Adjourned Regular Meeting. (Purcell)

Recommendation: Approve the minutes.

3. Los Angeles Air Force Base Regional Alliance. (Park)

Recommendation: ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2004-, AMENDING RESOLUTION 2003-42, THE BUDGET APPROPRIATION FOR FY 03-04, FOR A BUDGET ADJUSTMENT TO THE CITY’S GENERAL FUND.

4. FY 03-04 State Office of Traffic Safety Grants. (Petru)

Recommendation: (1) Approve the extension of the 2003-2004 Seat Belt Compliance Campaign grant, thereby authorizing the City to continue to act as the pass-through agency between the Lomita Sheriff’s Station and the State Office of Traffic Safety; and (2) Authorize the City to act as the pass-through agency between the Lomita Sheriff’s Station and the State Office of Traffic Safety for the 2003-2004 "You Drink and Drive, You Lose" Sobriety Checkpoint Program grant.

5. Crossing Guard Services For 2003-2004 School Year: Amendment No. 12 To All City Management Services Contract. (Petru)

Recommendation: Authorize the Mayor and the City Clerk to execute Amendment No. 12 to the agreement with All City Management Services, Inc. (All City), for an amount not to exceed $15,915.00 to provide crossing guard services at Miraleste Intermediate School and Silver Spur Elementary School for the 2004-2005 School Year.

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REGULAR NEW BUSINESS:

6. Joint Workshop with Traffic Committee. (Jules)

Recommendation: Provide staff with direction on how to proceed with Neighborhood Calming Citywide.

A. Overview of Traffic Problems:

Speeding

Volume

Cut-through

School Traffic

Locations of complaints

B. Current process:

Flow chart

C. Current Toolbox: Overview of Traffic Calming Manual (The Three E’s Education, Engineering, and Enforcement.)

D. Vehicle Code Constraints/General Plan Designation

Setting Speed Limits

Speed Limits near and around schools

Prima Facie Speed Limit (residential streets)

85th Percentile

Residential Street Defined

General Plan Designation

E. Education as a solution:

Radar Trailers

Signing

Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

Neighborhood Watch

Newsletters

Home Owner Association (HOA) meetings

D. Engineering as a solution:

Striping & Pavement Markings

Speed Humps, bumps & Lumps

Traffic Circles

E. Enforcement as a solution:

Current Deployed Enforcement

Decoy car

Speed trailer

F. Case Studies:

Basswood

Via Rivera

South Eastview

G. New Ideas & New Tools:

TEAM RPV

H. What are other Cities doing; other ideas;

League of Cities Inquiry Results

Radar Speed Enforcement

I. City Council/Traffic Committee Discussion

9:30 PAUSE TO CONSIDER REMAINDER OF THE AGENDA

COUNCIL DISCUSSION OF FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS & SUGGESTION OF FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS:

CLOSED SESSION REPORT:

ADJOURNMENT: Adjourn to a closed session at 9:00 A.M. on April 3rd at City Hall Offices.

Americans with Disabilities Act: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, if you require a disability-related modification or accommodation to attend or participate in this meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please call the City Clerk’s Office at 310 544-5208 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.

NOTE: Staff reports are available for inspection at City Hall, 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard, during regular business hours: 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Monday – Thursday and from 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Friday. The agenda and staff reports can also be viewed at Hesse Community Park, 29301 Hawthorne Boulevard during regular business hours: Monday – Friday from 9:00 A.M. until dusk; Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. until dusk.

The agenda and staff reports can also be viewed on the City’s website www.palosverdes.com/rpv.

CLOSED SESSION AGENDA CHECKLIST

Based on Government Code Section 54954.5

(All Statutory References are to California Government Code Sections)

Existing Litigation:

G.C. 54956.9(a)

Name of Case: People of the State; City of Rancho Palos Verdes v. Mark J. Abrams

Case No: California Court of Appeal Case No. B151086

Name of Case: Mark J. Abrams v. City of Rancho Palos Verdes

Case No: United States District Court Case No. 00-09071 SVW (RNBx)