and Action on Draft City
Council Agenda for June 20, 2006.
All items approved for
placement on the agenda with the following additions, deletions or
Recycling Box on 1700 Block of Channing Way
that the City Manager create a classification to accommodate the 35
year recycling box, known as “Wishing Well,” on the sidewalk
median strip on the 1700 block of Channing Way and waive any
Dona Spring, Councilmember District 4, 981-7140
Moved from Consent Calendar to Action Calendar.
to the Consent Calendar
of Nonconforming/Substandard Sewer Laterals on Private Property
Adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending Section 2 of Ordinance No.
6914–N.S., Abatement of Nonconforming/Substandard Sewer Laterals
on Private Property, to change the effective date from July 1, 2006
to October 1, 2006.
Claudette Ford, Public Works, 981-6300
Roberts Campus Transportation for Livable Communities Grant
a Resolution authorizing the City Manager to submit a grant
application to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)
Transportation for Livable Communities (TLC) 2006 Capital Program
for funds in the amount up to $3,000,000 for transportation
enhancements related to the Ed Roberts Campus at the Ashby BART
Station; and accept the grant, and execute any resultant agreements
Implications: See report.
Bates, Mayor, 981-7100; Max Anderson, Councilmember District
3, 981-7130; and Kriss
Worthington, Councilmember District 7, 981-7170
to the Action Calendar
That the City Council support, in principle, the draft compromise
revisions to the Berkeley Landmarks Preservation Ordinance (LPO) and
refer those changes to staff, the Landmarks Preservation Commission,
and the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) for review in time
for the scheduled Council public hearing in July.
Bates, Mayor, 981-7100
to Complete the Warm Water Pool
that the City Manager either 1) prepare a ballot measure to go to
the voters in November 2006 to increase the parcel tax approved by
the voters in 2000 to provide the additional funding needed to build
a new swimming pool at the location chosen by the BUSD Board on the
former BHS tennis courts; or 2) prepare a certificate of
participation to be paid back over 20 to 30 years from the general
fund to cover the remaining funding gap.
Spring, Councilmember, District 4, 981-7140