Special Meeting eAgenda
December 16
, 2003

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Tuesday, December 16, 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.


Preliminary Matters

Roll Call

Budget Work Session

1.      Discussion of Implementation Plan for Budget Crisis Recovery Strategy (PDF, 597 KB) (Action to be taken at 7pm meeting)

From: City Manager

Recommendation:  Approve implementation of short and long term fiscal measures that address the Council’s adopted recovery strategy and immediate state budget cuts.

Contact: Phil Kamlarz, City Manager, 981-7000

2.      Amendment to FY 2004 Annual Appropriations Ordinance  (Held over from 12/9/03 for discussion.  Action to be taken at 7pm meeting)

a.      From: City Manager (PDF, 6 MB)

Recommendation:  Adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending the FY 2004 Annual Appropriations Ordinance No. 6,752–N.S. for FY 2004 based upon recommended re-appropriation of unexpected FY 2003 funding and other adjustments authorized since July 1, 2003, in the amount of $69,205,375.

Contact: Paul Navazio, Budget, 981-7000

b.      From:  Councilmember Spring (PDF, 75 KB)

Recommendation:  Approve allocation of $2500 of unspent funds from North Shattuck Walnut Square music events FY 2003 last year’s allocation to be rolled over to FY 2004 budget.

Contact: Dona Spring, Councilmember District 4, 981-7140

Public Comment

Public Comment

A total of 20 minutes is scheduled.  Each speaker is limited to a maximum of 2 minutes.