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Special Meeting eAgenda
August 26, 2016
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PROCLAMATION

CALLING A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL

In accordance with the authority in us vested, and pursuant to Berkeley Municipal Code Section 2.04.020, we do hereby call the Berkeley City Council in special session as follows:


Friday, August 26, 2016

11:30 A.M.

COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 2134 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAY

Tom Bates, Mayor

Councilmembers:

District 1 – Linda Maio

District 5 – Laurie Capitelli

District 2 – Darryl Moore

District 6 – Susan Wengraf

District 3 – Max Anderson

District 7 – Kriss Worthington

District 4 – Jesse Arreguin

District 8 – Lori Droste

Preliminary Matters

Roll Call:

Public Comment is limited to items on this agenda only.

Action Calendar

1.

Adoption of revised Minimum Wage Ordinance Chapter 13.99 and new Paid Sick Leave Ordinance Chapter 13.100

Revised materials

Recommendation:

1. Adopt first reading of an Ordinance repealing the existing Minimum Wage Ordinance and adopting a revised Minimum Wage Ordinance Chapter 13.99.

2. Adopt first reading of an Ordinance adopting a new Paid Sick Leave Ordinance Chapter 13.100.

3. Instruct staff to attempt to withdraw and replace ballot argument for Measure BB (Minimum Wage Ordinance) urging voters to reject existing Minimum Wage measures.

Financial Implications: See report

Contact: Councilmember Laurie Capitelli, 981-7150; Councilmember Lori Droste, 981-7180; Councilmember Susan Wengraf. 981-7160; Councilmember Linda Maio, 981-7110

Adjournment

We hereby request that the City Clerk of the City of Berkeley cause personal notice to be given to each member of the Berkeley City Council on the time and place of said meeting, forthwith.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, we have hereunto set our hands and caused the official seal of the City of Berkeley to be affixed on this 25th day of August, 2016.

                                               

s/Laurie Capitelli, Councilmember, District 5

s/Lori Droste, Councilmember, District 8

s/Linda Maio, Councilmember, District 1

s/Darryl Moore, Councilmember, District 2

s/Susan Wengraf, Councilmember, District 6

Public Notice – this Proclamation serves as the official agenda for this meeting.

ATTEST:

Date:  August 25, 2016

Mark Numainville, City Clerk

 

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Communications

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Item 1: Adoption of revised Minimum Wage Ordinance Chapter 13.99 and new Paid Sick Leave Ordinance Chapter 13.100

  1. Harry Brill
  2. Margo Lowe

 

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