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|** CITY COUNCIL 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
FLAG SALUTE: .
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:
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.
Recommendation: Approve the minutes.
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.
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.
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:
Recommendation: Provide staff with direction on how to proceed with Neighborhood Calming Citywide.
A. Overview of Traffic Problems:
Locations of complaints
B. Current process:
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)
Residential Street Defined
General Plan Designation
E. Education as a solution:
Public Service Announcements (PSAs)
Home Owner Association (HOA) meetings
D. Engineering as a solution:
Striping & Pavement Markings
Speed Humps, bumps & Lumps
E. Enforcement as a solution:
Current Deployed Enforcement
F. Case Studies:
G. New Ideas & New Tools:
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)
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)