CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL
MEETING TUESDAY, JUNE
5, 2001, 5:15 P.M. COUNCIL
CHAMBERS 2134 MARTIN
LUTHER KING JR. WAY AGENDA ROLL
CALL: 5:15 P.M.
BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL
5, 2001, 5:15 P.M.
LUTHER KING JR. WAY
CALL: 5:15 P.M.
COMMENT: A total
of thirty (30) minutes is scheduled.
speaker is limited to a maximum
of three (3) minutes and may comment only on those items on the Special
SESSION: (The Council will
recess into Closed Session immediately after Public Comment or immediately
after Roll Call if there are no public speakers)
CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL - EXISTING LITIGATION PURSUANT TO GOVERNMENT CODE SECTION 54956.9(a):
1. Qwest Communications Corporation v. City of Berkeley, United States District Court for the Northern District of California, No. C 01-0663 SI
CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL – ANTICIPATED LITIGATION
Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to subdivision (b) of Government Code section 54956.9
2. The City has been threatened with suit both by the applicant, Patrick Kennedy, and by project opponents Connie and Howie Muir regarding the project at 2700 San Pablo Avenue. The City Council will be meeting with its attorneys to discuss such anticipated litigation.
(The Council will recess into
Open Session immediately after adjourning the Closed Session to consider
3. Appropriations Limit for FY 2002
From: City Manager Recommendation:
Adopt a Resolution providing notice: 1) that Council will adopt an
appropriations limit for Fiscal Year 2002 on June 26, 2001; and 2) the
amount of the limit and the background material used in it calculation will be
available for public review in the City Clerk's Office on or before June 11,
Contact: Fran David, Finance, 981-7300
4. Energy Crisis
From: Mayor Dean