RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ,AUGUST 11, 2010

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RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ,AUGUST 3, 2010

AGENDA
RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING/
CITY COUNCIL CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS TRAINING WORKSHOP

AUGUST 17, 2010
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD

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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.
                                                           
7:00 P.M.       REGULAR SESSION                                

(15 mins) CALL TO ORDER:

ROLL CALL:                            NEXT RESOL. NO. 2010-68           

FLAG SALUTE:                  

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

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

NEW BUSINESS:

APPROVAL OF CONSENT CALENDAR:

1.         Approval of the Minutes (Morreale)
Recommendation: Approve the Minutes of the July 20, 2010 Regular Meeting.

2.         Trails Master Plan Grant Application (Fox)
Recommendation: ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2010-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES, THEREBY APPROVING THE APPLICATION FOR LOCAL SUSTAINABLE PLANNING FUNDS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES PLANNING GRANT AND INCENTIVES PROGRAM FOR THE PREPARATION OF A CITYWIDE TRAILS MASTER PLAN.

3.         Approval of Agreement between the City and the Portuguese Bend Cooperative Nursery School (Starr)
Recommendation:  Approve and authorize the Mayor to execute the agreement between the City and the Portuguese Bend Cooperative Nursery School.

4.         Request for Budget Adjustment for Professional Services Regarding Proposed Class C Airspace Designation Surrounding Long Beach Airport – Potential Impact on Rancho Palos Verdes (McLean)
Recommendation: ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2010-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES, AMENDING RESOLUTION NO. 2010-55, THE BUDGET APPROPRIATION FOR FISCAL YEAR 2010-2011, FOR A BUDGET ADJUSTMENT TO THE CITY’S GENERAL FUND TO PAY FOR THE COST OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICES REGARDING FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION AIRSPACE MATTERS.

5.         Register of Demands (McLean)
Recommendation:  ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2010-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES, ALLOWING CERTAIN CLAIMS AND DEMANDS AND SPECIFYING FUNDS FROM WHICH THE SAME ARE TO BE PAID.

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REGULAR NEW BUSINESS:

 (10 mins)                  6.         Professional Services Agreement for Advocacy Services to Obtain Federal Funding for San Ramon Canyon Stabilization Project (Singer)
Recommendation: Authorize the Mayor and City Clerk to sign a FY10-11 Professional Services Agreement with a federal advocacy firm to seek federal funding for the San Ramon Canyon Stabilization Project.

(2 hrs)                        7.         Crisis Communications Training (Petru/Ritter)
Recommendation:  Receive and file.
                                                    
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.