Special Meeting eAgenda
September 9, 2003

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Tuesday, September 9, 20035:00 p.m.

Council Chambers, 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way

Teleconference Location – 1636 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA

This meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Brown Act, Government Code Section 54953, Teleconferencing.  Any member of the public may attend this meeting at either the Council Chambers or at the teleconference location.  Questions regarding this matter may be addressed to Sherry M. Kelly, City Clerk, 981-6900.

The City Council may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda.


1.      Roll Call

2.      Status Report on the Impact of the State Budget on the City’s Budget (1 PDF, MB) (to be delivered)

From: City Manager

Contact: Paul Navazio,  Budget Manager, 981-7000

3.      Proposed Community Survey Regarding Revenue Ballot Measures (PDF, 1 MB) (to be delivered)
Contact: Phil Kamlarz, Deputy City Manager, 981-7000

4.      Commission Feedback on Council Approved Budget Amendments Impacting Community Agency Funding

a.      Information Report from City Manager (PDF, 360 KB)

Contact: Paul Navazio, Budget Manager, 981-7000

b.      From: Homeless Commission (PDF, 179 KB)

Recommendation:  Approves the Council’s budget amendments, noting strong reservations with respect to funds allocated to the Jubilee Interfaith Youth Initiative project due to substantial performance issues last year.

Contact: Jane Micallef, Secretary, 981-5426

c.       From: Housing Advisory Commission (PDF, 153 KB)

Recommendation:  Approve funding for the Ed Roberts Campus ($35,000), Ecology Center Farm Fresh Choice ($10,000), Housing Rights, Inc. ($25,000), Pacific Center Facility Planning ($25,000), and West Berkeley Neighborhood Development Corp. ($20,000); and request that the West Berkeley Neighborhood Development Corporation (WBNDC) come back to the commission in October with a revenue budget and a more thorough scope of services.

Contact: Oscar Sung, Secretary, 981-5410

d.      From:  Human Welfare and Community Action Commission (PDF, 100 KB)

Recommendation:  Approve additional funding for Center for Independent Living ($3,374); Japanese American Services  ($2,450); BYA After School Program ($27,500); and BYA Twilite Basketball ($17,000).

Contact:  Marianne Graham, Secretary, 981-5416

5.      Public Comment

A total of 10 minutes is scheduled.  Each speaker is limited to a maximum of 2 minutes.