Special Meeting eSummary
April 12
, 2005

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Tuesday, April 12, 20055:30 P.M.

Council Chambers, 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Teleconferencing Location – 1636 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA

Preliminary Matters

Roll Call:  5:33 p.m. All present.

Work Session

1.      Mayor’s Health Task Force (PDF,  3 MB)

From: Mayor Bates

Recommendation: Discuss the findings and recommendations from the Mayor’s Task Force on Health Services.

Contact: Tom Bates, Mayor, 981-7100

Action: Presentation made.


2.      Sister City Presentation: Borneo Project

From: City Manager

Recommendation: Present information on the Berkeley–Uma Bawang sister city relationship and the history of the Borneo Project and its positive impact on rain forest preservation and indigenous rights.

Contact: Fred Medrano, Health and Human Services, 981-5100

Action: Presentation made.

Public Comment

Public Comment : No speakers.


Council rules limit action on Communications to referral to the City Manager and/or Boards and Commissions for investigation and/or recommendations.


Supplemental Reports and Communications #1 (PDF, 4 KB)

Item 1: Mayor’s Health Task Force

1.      Revised Preliminary Action Plan, submitted by Mayor Bates (PDF, 3 MB)

2.      Presentation materials, submitted by Mayor Bates (PDF, 534 KB)

Item 2: Sister City Presentation: Borneo Project

3.      Presentation materials, submitted by Health and Human Services (PDF, 12 MB)


Adjourned at 7:01 p.m.