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RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL AGENDA, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012
AGENDA
RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL
ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD
FIRESIDE ROOM

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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.

6:00 P.M.       CLOSED SESSION
(All Statutory References are to California Government Code Sections)

Public Employee Employment
G.C. 54957

Title: Labor Counsel

7:00 P.M.       REGULAR SESSION                                

 (10 mins) CALL TO ORDER:

ROLL CALL:  NEXT RESOL. NO. 2012-__

FLAG SALUTE:                  

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

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

NEW BUSINESS: 

REGULAR BUSINESS:

1. Approval of Agreement for Special Services and Designate Management Representatives (Lehr)
Recommendation: 1) Approve the Agreement for Special Services with Liebert Cassidy Whitmore to provide the City with consulting, representational and legal services pertaining to employment relations matters and negotiations; and, 2) ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2012-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES, AMENDING RESOLUTION NO. 2011-85 TO CHANGE THE DESIGNATION OF THE CITY’S PRINCIPAL MANAGEMENT REPRESENTATIVE TO PETER BROWN OF LIEBERT CASSIDY WHITMORE, THE CITY’S LABOR RELATIONS COUNSEL, IN COOPERATION AND CONSULTATION WITH THE HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER.

RECESS TO CLOSED SESSION:
(All Statutory References are to California Government Code Sections)

Conference with Labor Negotiators
G.C. 54957.6

Agency Designated Representatives: (Current Representatives: Carolynn Petru and Roy A. Clarke or Proposed Representatives: Peter Brown and Steve Larson).
Employee Organization:  Rancho Palos Verdes Employee Association

RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION:

CLOSED SESSION REPORT:

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