APPROVING THE ANNUAL REPORT OF THE NORTH SHATTUCK
BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2005; DECLARING COUNCIL'S
INTENTION TO LEVY AN ANNUAL ASSESSMENT FOR THE NORTH SHATTUCK BUSINESS
IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2006; AND SCHEDULING A PUBLIC HEARING
FOR JULY 12, 2005, TO CONSIDER LEVYING A RENEWED ASSESSMENT FOR FISCAL
WHEREAS, the Property and Business Improvement
District (PBID) Law of 1994 (California Streets and Highways Code Section
36600 et. seq.) authorizes cities to establish parking and business
improvement areas for the purpose of imposing assessments on properties in
business districts for certain purposes; and
WHEREAS, on July 10, 2001 the Berkeley City Council
established such an area known as the North Shattuck Business Improvement
District (the "District"); and
the North Shattuck Association has submitted an Annual Report on the North
Shattuck Business Improvement District for FY 2005 (Exhibit A); and
the Annual Report and materials attached to it on file with the Office of
Economic Development contain a detailed description of the boundaries of
the North Shattuck Business Improvement District; and
said Annual Report and exhibits on file with the Office of Economic
Development also contain information on the method and basis for levying
the assessment and a recommendation that this method and basis be
continued for FY 2006.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the
City of Berkeley as follows:
The City Council confirms the Annual Report of the North Shattuck
Association for FY 2005.
The City Council intends to levy assessments on properties located
within the boundaries of the District in the amounts and on the business
classifications set forth in Exhibit A of the Annual Report that is
attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference.
3. A public
hearing on the levying of assessments within the District for FY 2006
shall be held before the City Council on the 12th day of July 2005 in the
Council Chambers, 2134 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, Berkeley, California.
Council meetings begin at 7:00 P.M.
At this hearing the Council will hear all interested persons for
against the levying of assessments as described in the report.
A protest may be made orally or in writing.
Following the conclusion of the hearing the Council may confirm the
Annual report and adopt a resolution levying assessments for FY 2006.
further technical information, please contact Tom Myers, Economic
Development, (510) 981-7530.
further information regarding the hearing contact Sara T. Cox, City Clerk,