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How City Council Meetings Are Conducted
** Letter of Invitation and Biography of Thomas Shanks, Ph.D

AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING August 29, 2009


AGENDA
RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL
SPECIAL MEETING TO BE HELD CONCURRENTLY WITH A
CANDIDATE ETHICS WORKSHOP/
CITY COUNCIL TEAM BUILDING WORKSHOP
SATURDAY, AUGUST 29, 2009, COMMENCING AT 9:15 A.M.

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION:
LOS VERDES GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
BALLROOM CONFERENCE ROOM & ADJACENT PATIO
7000 W. LOS VERDES DRIVE

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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.

9:15 A.M.       REGULAR SESSION – MEET AND GREET

9:30 A.M.       CANDIDATE ETHICS WORKSHOP                              

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:

1.         “Public Trust Begins with Your Campaign: Strategies for Connecting Your Campaign to the Community’s Best Values” (Tom Shanks)
Recommendation:  Receive and discuss presentation.

WORKING LUNCH:  (ADJACENT PATIO)

2.         City Council Team Building (Tom Shanks)
Recommendation: Receive and discuss presentation and develop core values and leadership protocols for City Council.

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

American 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 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.