CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
REGULAR MEETING - WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2005
CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
26135 MUREAU ROAD, CALABASAS
CLOSED SESSION - 7:00 P.M.
The City Council will convene and adjourn into closed session to
confer with legal counsel regarding the following:
- Real property negotiations, pursuant to Government Code,
Agency Negotiator: Maureen Tamuri, Community Development
Negotiating parties: City of Calabasas and Calabasas Union 76
Instruction: Discussion regarding potential acquisition.
Identity of property: 24115 Calabasas Road.
OPENING MATTERS - 7:30 P.M.
Call to Order/Roll Call of Councilmembers
Pledge of Allegiance
Report of Closed Session Action
Approval of Agenda
Recognition of Michael Harrison and presentation of the 2005
Municipal Green Building Conference & Expo Building Program Award
ORAL COMMUNICATIONS - PUBLIC COMMENT
- Approval of the minutes for the
February 16, 2005 City Council meeting.
Minutes of February 16, 2005
- Approval of the minutes for the March 2, 2005 City Council
Minutes of March 2, 2005
- Approval of appointments to the Communications and Technology
Commission, Education Commission, Library Commission, Parks and
Recreation Commission, Public Safety Commission, and Traffic and
Item 3 - Staff Report
- Approval of a Professional Services Agreement with Leighton and
Associates for Professional Geotechnical Services in an amount not
to exceed $200,000.
Item 4 - Staff Report
Professional Services Agreement
- Adoption of Resolution No. 2005-934, approving the acquisition
of a Los Angeles County tax-default property on Mulholland Highway
in the amount of $2,704 plus administration costs (Assessor Parcel
Item 5 - Staff Report
Resolution No. 2005-934
- Adoption of Ordinance No. 2005-204, amending Chapter 3.40 of the
Calabasas Municipal Code regarding the purchasing system.
Item 6 - Staff Report
Ordinance No. 2005-204
- Recommendation from the Planning Commission to develop a
specific plan for West Calabasas Road; and appropriate $50,000
towards project development.
Item 7 - Staff Report
10/28/04 Planning Commission Report
10/28/04 Planning Commission Meeting Minutes
- Appeal of a Planning Commission decision to deny a request to
construct a two-story addition to an existing two-story
non-conforming single-family residence at 4220 Park Alisal (Behnaz
Esmailizadeh Vojdani - Appellant).
Item 8 - Staff Report
Proposal as of March 10, 2005 - Site Plan
Proposal as of March 10, 2005 -
Photographs of existing residence
Proposal for September 9, 2004 Planning Commission hearing
Surrounding floor area ratios
CITY COUNCIL BREAK
- Discussion regarding the Calabasas Education Fund.
Item 9 - Staff Report
- Introduction and motion to waive further reading of Ordinance
No. 2005-205, amending Chapter 2.39 and repealing Chapter 2.42 of
the Calabasas Municipal Code to merge the Tree Board into the
Environmental Commission; and approval of appointments to the
Environmental Commission, terms ending March 2007.
Item 10 - Staff Report
Ordinance No. 2005-205
- Update regarding the Cityís review and comment on the Heschel
West draft Environmental Impact Report.
Item 11 - Staff Report
Comment letter from former Mayor Lesley Devine
Comment letter from City staff
- May 2005 Check Register.
TASK FORCE REPORTS
CITY MANAGERíS REPORT
FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS
Future Agenda Items
The City Council will adjourn the
meeting to Wednesday, May 25, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. The May 18, 2005
meeting has been cancelled.
A copy of the City Council agenda packet is available for review at
City Hall and the Calabasas Library.
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