AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008 AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008 AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008

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AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008 POINT VICENTE INTERPRETIVE CENTER, 31501 PALOS VERDES DRIVE WEST, SUNSET ROOM, TO BE FOLLOWED BY A SITE VISIT AT: 25TH STREET AT THE CITY BOUNDARY WITH THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008 POINT VICENTE INTERPRETIVE CENTER, 31501 PALOS VERDES DRIVE WEST, SUNSET ROOM, TO BE FOLLOWED BY A SITE VISIT AT: 25TH STREET AT THE CITY BOUNDARY WITH THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008 POINT VICENTE INTERPRETIVE CENTER, 31501 PALOS VERDES DRIVE WEST, SUNSET ROOM, TO BE FOLLOWED BY A SITE VISIT AT: 25TH STREET AT THE CITY BOUNDARY WITH THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES

AMENDED AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL
ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2008

POINT VICENTE INTERPRETIVE CENTER, 31501 PALOS VERDES DRIVE WEST,  
SUNSET ROOM, TO BE FOLLOWED BY A SITE VISIT COMMENCING AT
25TH STREET AT THE CITY BOUNDARY WITH THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES AND PROCEEDING NORTHWARD UP LOWER SAN RAMON CANYON
 AND PALOS VERDES DRIVE EAST

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Time Estimates:  The time noted next to an agenda item is only an estimate of the amount of time that will be spent during the meeting on that particular item.  Accordingly, these estimates should not be relied on in determining when a matter will be heard, especially since agenda items are often re-ordered during a meeting and may be discussed at any time.

(15 mins)  8:30 A.M.       CLOSED SESSION: SEE ATTACHED BROWN ACT CHECK LIST FOR DETAILS.

REGULAR SESSION

(5 mins)    CALL TO ORDER:   

ROLL CALL:                                                                                               
                                                                                               
FLAG SALUTE:                  

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

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

REGULAR NEW BUSINESS:

(45 mins)  1.  Status Update of Lower San Ramon Canyon (Tarapaca Canyon) – Flooding of 25th Street (Bell/Braatvedt)
Recommendation:  1) Receive the up-date report of the status of Tarapaca Canyon and the related flooding issues at 25th Street in the City of Los  Angeles; and, 2) Direct Staff to prepare a scope of work and advance pre-design effort of the canyon section to 25th Street.

  (2 mins) CLOSED SESSION REPORT:

RECESS AND RECONVENE TO A SITE VISIT AT THE LOCATION LISTED ABOVE.

ADJOURNMENT: Adjourn to a time and place certain only if you wish to meet prior to the next regular meeting. 
CLOSED SESSION AGENDA CHECKLIST

Based on Government Code Section 54954.5

(All Statutory References are to California Government Code Sections)

Conference with Legal Counsel

The City Council/Agency finds, based on advice from legal counsel, that discussion in open session will prejudice the position of the local City/Agency in the litigation:
           
Existing Litigation:
G.C. 54956.9(a)

Name of Case:         People of the State of California and City of Rancho Palos Verdes v. Suboth Patel and Jyotsna Patel, Los Angeles County Superior Court.  Case No. YC 056505.

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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 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. on 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.  

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Materials related to an item on this Agenda submitted to the City Council after distribution of the agenda packet are available for public inspection at the front counter of the lobby of the City Hall Administration Building at 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard, Rancho Palos Verdes during normal business hours.

You can also view the agenda and staff reports at the City’s website www.palosverdes.com/RPV.