REGULAR MEETING - WEDNESDAY,
OCTOBER 24, 2012
CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
100 CIVIC CENTER WAY, CALABASAS
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MATTERS – 7:00 P.M.
to Order/Roll Call of Councilmembers
Pledge of Allegiance
Approval of Agenda
ANNOUNCEMENTS/INTRODUCTIONS – 7:05 P.M.
Presentation of Anqing, China Scrolls
Presentation to Joel M. Simon in recognition of being the recipient
of the 2012 Fernando Award.
COMMUNICATIONS - PUBLIC COMMENT – 7:20 P.M.
ITEMS – 7:35 P.M.
1. Approval of
meeting minutes from October 10, 2012.
October 10, 2012
Authorization to approve a notice of completion for specification
07-08-12, weed abatement/fuel reduction for fire safety within the
City of Calabasas.
Item 2 - Staff Report
Recommendation to approve the appointment of Lesli L. Kraut by Mayor
pro tem Gaines to the Parks, Education & Recreation Commission, term
ending March 31, 2013.
Item 3 - Staff Report
NEW BUSINESS – 7:45 P.M.
4. Establishment of a Senior Task Force and nomination by Mayor
Maurer of herself and Councilmember Shapiro as members.
4 - Staff Report
5. Overview on diversion methodology and recycling.
5 - Staff Report
Presentation: City of Calabasas Solid Waste Diversion Overview
INFORMATIONAL REPORTS – 8:05 P.M.
Register for the period of October 3 through October 10, 2012
Item 6 - Check Register Report
REPORTS – 8:10 P.M.
MANAGER’S REPORT – 8:15 P.M.
AGENDA ITEMS – 8:20 P.M.
Future Agenda Items
The City Council will adjourn in memory of John Palmer Low, Jr. to
their next regular meeting scheduled on Wednesday, November 14, 2012
at 7:00 p.m.
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