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Regular Meeting eAgenda
April 4, 2017
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REVISED AGENDA 

(ADDED CONTINUED ITEMS FROM MARCH 28, 2017)

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL MEETING 

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 

7:00 P.M.

Council Chambers – 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way

 Jesse Arreguin, Mayor

Councilmembers:

District 1 – Linda Maio

District 5 – Sophie Hahn

District 2 – Cheryl Davila

District 6 – Susan Wengraf

District 3 – Ben Bartlett

District 7 – Kriss Worthington

District 4 – Kate Harrison

District 8 – Lori Droste

This meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Brown Act, Government Code Section 54953.   Any member of the public may attend this meeting.  Questions regarding this matter may be addressed to Mark Numainville, CMC, City Clerk, 981-6900.

The City Council may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda. The Mayor may exercise a two minute speaking limitation to comments from Councilmembers.  Meetings will adjourn at 11:00 p.m. - any items outstanding at that time will be carried over to a date/time to be specified.

 

Preliminary Matters

Roll Call:

Ceremonial Matters: In addition to those items listed on the agenda, the Mayor may add additional ceremonial matters.

City Manager Comments:  The City Manager may make announcements or provide information to the City Council in the form of an oral report.  The Council will not take action on such items but may request the City Manager place a report on a future agenda for discussion.

Public Comment on Non-Agenda Matters: Persons will be selected by lottery to address matters not on the Council agenda.  If five or fewer persons submit speaker cards for the lottery, each person selected will be allotted two minutes each.  If more than five persons submit speaker cards for the lottery, up to ten persons will be selected to address matters not on the Council agenda and each person selected will be allotted one minute each. Persons wishing to address the Council on matters not on the Council agenda during the initial ten-minute period for such comment, must submit a speaker card to the City Clerk in person at the meeting location and prior to commencement of that meeting. The remainder of the speakers wishing to address the Council on non-agenda items will be heard at the end of the agenda. Speaker cards are not required for this second round of public comment on non-agenda matters.


Public Comment on Consent Calendar and Information Items Only: The Council will take public comment on any items that are either on the amended Consent Calendar or the Information Calendar.  Up to three speakers will be entitled to two minutes each to speak in opposition to or support of a Consent Calendar Item.  The Presiding Officer will ask additional persons in the audience to stand to demonstrate their respective opposition to or support of the item.

In the event that there are more than three persons wishing to speak either in opposition to or support of a “Consent” item, the Presiding Officer will move the item to the beginning of the Action Calendar.  Prior to moving the item, the Presiding Officer will fully inform those persons in the audience of this process.

Additional information regarding public comment by City of Berkeley employees and interns: Employees and interns of the City of Berkeley, although not required, are encouraged to identify themselves as such, the department in which they work and state whether they are speaking as an individual or in their official capacity when addressing the Council in open session or workshops.

 

Consent Calendar

 

The Council will first determine whether to move items on the agenda for action or “information” to the “Consent Calendar”, or move “Consent Calendar” items to action. Items that remain on the “Consent Calendar” are voted on in one motion as a group. “Information” items are not discussed or acted upon at the Council meeting unless they are moved to “Action” or “Consent”.

After hearing from public speakers regarding items remaining on the Consent Calendar, any Councilmember may move any information or Consent item to “Action”, however no additional items can be moved onto the Consent Calendar at that point. Following this, the Council will vote on the items remaining on the Consent Calendar in one motion.

For items removed from the Consent Calendar to the Action Calendar for additional public comment, at the time the matter is taken up during the Action Calendar, public comment will be limited to persons who have not previous addressed that item during the Consent Calendar related public comment period.

     

Consent Calendar - Continued Business

A.

Signage Ordinance, Amending BMC Section 20.16.090 (Continued from March 28, 2017) 
From: Councilmembers Hahn, Bartlett, and Davila 
Recommendation: Adopt second reading of Ordinance No. 7,538-N.S. amending Berkeley Municipal Code Section 20.16.090 to allow new signage at the Tarea Hall Pittman South Branch Library to be installed. 
First Reading Vote:  All Ayes.  
Financial Implications: Minimal 
Contact: Sophie Hahn, Councilmember, District 5, 981-7150

 

B.

 Ordinance to Ban the Sale of Fur in Berkeley; Adding BMC Chapter 9.22 (Continued from March 28, 2017) 
From: Councilmember Worthington 
Recommendation: Adopt second reading of Ordinance No. 7,539-N.S. adding BMC Chapter 9.22to eliminate the sale of fur apparel products in order to promote community awareness of animal welfare.  
First Reading Vote:  Ayes - Maio, Davila, Bartlett, Hahn, Wengraf, Arreguin; Noes – Harrison, Worthington, Droste; Abstain – None; Absent – None. 
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

C.

Referral Response: Standards for Testing and Certification of DAS Antennas, Amending BMC Chapter 16.10 (Continued from March 28, 2017) 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt second reading of Ordinance No. 7,540-N.S.adding Berkeley Municipal Code subdivision 16.10.100.G requiring regular testing of wireless telecommunications facilities in the public right of way to verify compliance with FCC standards.  
First Reading Vote: All Ayes. 
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Zach Cowan, City Attorney, 981-6950

 

D.

Readopt “Lease Agreement: Friends of DxE for Telegraph of Channing Mall, 2425 Channing Way Suite C” with Minor Amendments (Continued from March 28, 2017) 
From: Councilmember Worthington
 Recommendation: Adopt second reading of Ordinance No. 7,541-N.S. readopting lease agreement for the Friends of DxE International at 2425 Channing Suite C at the premises for the purposes of operating an office with supporting retail activities to include revised amendments.  
First Reading Vote: All Ayes. 
Financial Implications: Minimal 
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

E.

Acquisition of 1001, 1007, and 1011 University Avenue and 1925 Ninth Street (Continued from March 28, 2017) 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt second reading of Ordinance No. 7,543-N.S. authorizing the acquisition of 1001, 1007, and 1011 University Avenue, and 1925 Ninth Street (APNs 057-208901401, 057-208901201, and 057-208901500) for $6,650,000.  
First Reading Vote: All Ayes. 
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300

  

Consent Calendar

1.

Referral Response:  Healthy Default Beverages with Children’s Meals; Adding BMC Chapter 12.72
From: City Manager
Recommendation:
Adopt first reading of an Ordinance adding Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Chapter 12.72 to require that any food vendor that sells a children’s meal with a beverage included shall make the default beverage offered with the children’s meal either water or milk, with no added sweeteners.
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Paul Buddenhagen, Housing and Community Services, 981-5400

 

2.

Appointment of Police Chief
From: City Manager
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution confirming the appointment of Andrew Greenwood as Police Chief to be effective April 9, 2017.
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Dee Williams-Ridley, City Manager, 981-7000

 

3.

Catastrophic Reserve Allocation for Berkeley Tuolumne Camp Rebuild 
Supplemental Material
From: City Manager
 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution allocating $3,300,000 from the City General Fund’s Catastrophic Reserve for the Berkeley Tuolumne Camp Rebuild Project.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Scott Ferris, Parks, Recreation and Waterfront, 981-6700

 


4.

Purchase Order: The Armored Group for One Specially Equipped Panel Van 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution pursuant to City Charter Article XI Section 67.2 requirements, accepting the General Services Administration (GSA) bid procedures, and authorizing the City Manager to execute a purchase order for one Specially Equipped Panel Van for an amount not to exceed $205,373.  
Financial Implications: UASI Regional Fund - $205,373 
Contact: Andrew Greenwood, Police, 981-5900

 

5.

Contract No. 10199 Amendment: D.L. Falk Construction, Inc. for 1947 Center Street Building Renovation, Phase II 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City Manager to amend Contract No. 10199 with D.L. Falk Construction, Inc. for the 1947 Center Street Building Renovation Phase II project, increasing the contract amount by $250,000 for an amended total amount not to exceed $6,412,276.  
Financial Implications: Permit Service Center Fund - $250,000 
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300

 

6.

Contract: Gallagher & Burk, Inc. for Street Rehabilitation FY 2017 Project 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution approving plans and specifications for the Street Rehabilitation FY 2017 Project, Specification No. 17-11100-C; accepting the bid of Gallagher & Burk, Inc. as the lowest responsive and responsible bidder; and authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract and any amendments, extensions or other change orders until completion of the project in accordance with the approved plans and specifications in an amount not to exceed $2,925,367.  
Financial Implications: Various Funds - $2,925,367 
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300

 

7.

Contract: Andes Construction, Inc. For Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation on Virginia Street, Fifth Street, Sixth Street, Tenth Street, Belvedere Avenue, Milvia Street, et. al 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution approving plans and specifications for the Sanitary Sewer Project, located on Virginia Street, Fifth Street, Sixth Street, Tenth Street, Belvedere Avenue, Milvia Street, Walnut Street and Backline, Murray Street, Seventh Street, 66th Street, Idaho Street, Harmon Street and Boise Street; accepting the bid of the lowest responsive and responsible bidder, Andes Construction, Inc.; and authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract and any amendments, extensions or other change orders until completion of the project in accordance with the approved plans and specifications, in an amount not to exceed $4,077,930.  
Financial Implications: Sanitary Sewer Operation Fund - $4,077,930 
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300


 

8.

Additional Grant Funds for Hearst Avenue Complete Streets Project 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City Manager to accept grant funds of $316,000 from the Alameda County Transportation Commission and $100,000 from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission to support completion of the Hearst Avenue Complete Streets Project, and to execute a grant agreement with Alameda County Transportation Commission.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300

 

Council Consent Items

 

9.

Support of AB 1506: Repeal of Costa-Hawkins 
From: Mayor Arreguin and Councilmembers Harrison, Worthington, and Hahn 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution in support of Assembly Bill 1506, which will repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act. Send a copy of the Resolution to Governor Jerry Brown, State Senator Nancy Skinner, and Assemblymembers Tony Thurmond and Richard Bloom.  
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

10.

Support of AB 1038: Tuition Free Public Higher Education by 2030 
From: Mayor Arreguin and Councilmembers Harrison, Wengraf, and Hahn 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution in support of AB 1038, which would create a pathway for establishing tuition-free higher education in California. Send a copy of the Resolution to Assemblymembers Tony Thurmond and Rob Bonta, State Senator Nancy Skinner, and Governor Jerry Brown.  
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

11.

Amending BMC Section 23C.22.050, Short-Term Rental Regulations 
From: Mayor Arreguin 
Recommendation: Adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending Berkeley Municipal Code Section 23C.22.50, Short-Term Rental Regulations.  
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

12.

Appointments to City Council Committees and Regional Bodies 
From: Mayor Arreguin 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution approving the appointment of Council representatives to Council committees, commissions, and regional bodies for the years 2017-2018. Please see the attached resolution for committee names and the pertinent appointed councilmember.  
Financial Implications: None 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

13.

Budget Referral: Develop Plan for San Pablo Avenue 
From: Councilmembers Maio and Davila  
Recommendation: Refer to the Budget the development of a Plan for San Pablo Avenue.  
Financial Implications: $100,000 
Contact: Linda Maio, Councilmember, District 1, 981-7110

 

14.

 Referral to the Public Works Commission and the Commission on Aging: Rename the South Berkeley Senior Center to the “Henry Ramsey Jr. South Berkeley Center”
Revised Material
From: Councilmembers Bartlett, Worthington, and Harrison, and Mayor Arreguin
Recommendation: Refer the Public Works Commission and the Commission on Aging to coordinate renaming the South Berkeley Senior Center to the “Henry Ramsey Jr. South Berkeley Senior.”
Financial Implications: Minimal
Contact: Ben Bartlett, Councilmember, District 3, 981-7130

 

15.

***Removed from Agenda by Councilmember Hahn*** Exploring the Possibility of Obtaining Lines of Credit to Cover Portions of the General Reserve Fund Contributions
From: Councilmember Hahn
Contact: Sophie Hahn, Councilmember, District 5, 981-7150

 

16.

Creation and Adoption of a Transit Streets Cooperative Agreement with the Alameda-Contra Costa (AC) Transit District
From: Councilmembers Hahn and Worthington
Recommendation: Refer to the City Manager the Creation and Adoption of a Transit Streets Cooperative Agreement with the Alameda-Contra Costa (AC) Transit District.
Financial Implications: Staff time
Contact: Sophie Hahn, Councilmember, District 5, 981-7150

 

17.

Developing a Report Detailing Impacts of Potential Loss of Federal Funding on the City of Berkeley
From: Councilmember Hahn
Recommendation: Refer to the City Manager to prepare a preliminary conceptual report on possible scenarios of loss of federal funds, the impacts on the City of Berkeley, and potential solutions.
Financial Implications: Staff time
Contact: Sophie Hahn, Councilmember, District 5, 981-7150

 

18.

City Manager Referral; Expansion of the GoBerkeley Transportation Program by Installing Streetline Hybrid Smart Parking
Supplemental Material
From: Councilmember Worthington
Recommendation: City Manager Referral; Expansion of the GoBerkeley Transportation Program to include the installment of Streetline Hybrid Smart Parking.
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

19.

City Manager Referral; Expansion of the GoBerkeley Transportation Program to Increase Parking Efficiency
From: Councilmember Worthington
Recommendation: City Manager Referral; Expansion of the GoBerkeley Transportation Program to allow private parking vendors to charge adjustable rates for parking spaces
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

20.

Support SB 584 California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program
From: Councilmember Worthington and Mayor Arreguin
Recommendation: That Berkeley City Council send a letter to both State Senator Nancy Skinner and Assembly member Tony Thurmond urging them to vote yes on SB 584 California Renewables Portfolio Standard Program.
Financial Implications: Minimal
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

 

21.

Referral to the Planning Commission to Allow Non-commercial Use on Ground Floor 
From: Councilmembers Worthington, Wengraf, and Harrison
Recommendation: Refer to the Planning Commission an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance to create a use permit process to allow non-commercial use on the ground floor in appropriate locations, where commercial might otherwise be required.
Financial Implications: Minimal
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

Action Calendar

 

The public may comment on each item listed on the agenda for action as the item is taken up. Where an item was moved from the Consent Calendar to Action no speaker who has already spoken on that item would be entitled to speak to that item again.

The Presiding Officer will request that persons wishing to speak line up at the podium to determine the number of persons interested in speaking at that time. Up to ten (10) speakers may speak for two minutes. If there are more than ten persons interested in speaking, the Presiding Officer may limit the public comment for all speakers to one minute per speaker. Speakers are permitted to yield their time to one other speaker, however no one speaker shall have more than four minutes. The Presiding Officer may, with the consent of persons representing both sides of an issue, allocate a block of time to each side to present their issue.

Action items may be reordered at the discretion of the Chair with the consent of Council.

     


 

Action Calendar – Public Hearings

 

Staff shall introduce the public hearing item and present their comments. This is followed by five-minute presentations each by the appellant and applicant. The Presiding Officer will request that persons wishing to speak, line up at the podium to be recognized and to determine the number of persons interested in speaking at that time.

Up to ten (10) speakers may speak for two minutes. If there are more than ten persons interested in speaking, the Presiding Officer may limit the public comment for all speakers to one minute per speaker. Speakers are permitted to yield their time to one other speaker, however no one speaker shall have more than four minutes. The Presiding Officer may with the consent of persons representing both sides of an issue allocate a block of time to each side to present their issue.

Each member of the City Council shall verbally disclose all ex parte contacts concerning the subject of the hearing. Councilmembers shall also submit a report of such contacts in writing prior to the commencement of the hearing. Written reports shall be available for public review in the office of the City Clerk.

 

22.

ZAB Appeal: 2902 Adeline Street- Pt 1 (Continued from March 7, 2017)
ZAB Appeal: 2902 Adeline Street- Pt 2
Administrative Record - Att 4
From: City Manager
Recommendation:
Conduct a public hearing and upon conclusion, adopt a Resolution to approve Use Permit No. ZP2015-0177 to redevelop three parcels at 2902 and 2908 Adeline Street and 1946 Russell Street (approximately 14,065 square feet total), which includes the demolition of one single-family dwelling and one mixed use (commercial and residential) structure; and the construction of a 6-story, mixed-use building with 4,119 sq. ft. of commercial space including one commercial unit, four live/work units, and 50 dwelling units, including two qualifying units available to very low income households and a commitment to provide two additional units on site available to low income households.
Financial Implications: None
Contact: Carol Johnson, Planning and Development, 981-7400

 

Action Calendar – Old Business

 

23.

Support of SB 687 – Attorney General Authority on Hospital Closures (Continued from March 14, 2017)
From: Mayor Arreguin and Councilmembers Hahn, Droste, and Davila
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution in support of SB 687, authored by State Senator Nancy Skinner, which will give the Attorney General of California the authority to oversee and consent to the sale/closure of non-profit hospitals. Send a copy of the Resolution to Assemblymember Tony Thurmond, State Senator Nancy Skinner, and Governor Jerry Brown.
Financial Implications: None
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

24.

Traffic Engineer Regulations for Objects on Sidewalks (Continued from March 14, 2017)
From: City Manager
Contact: Phillip Harrington, Public Works, 981-6300

 

Action Calendar – New Business

 

25.

Contract Amendment:  CalPERS Cost Share under Government Code 20516 for Employees Represented by the SEIU Local 1021 Maintenance and Clerical Chapters and Unrepresented Employees Group
From: City Manager
Recommendation:
1.  Adopt a Resolution of Intention amending the City’s contract with the California Public Employees Retirement System (hereinafter “CalPERS”) to include a mandatory monthly employee contribution of 1.0% of salary as provided under Government Code Section 20516, applicable to all members (Miscellaneous employees, both Classic and New Members) represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Maintenance and Clerical Chapters (hereinafter “SEIU Local 1021MC”) and Unrepresented Employees Group.
2.  Adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending the City’s contract with CalPERS to provide the mandatory monthly employee contribution of 1.0% of salary as provided under Government Code Section 20516, applicable to all members (Miscellaneous employees, both Classic and New Members) represented by the SEIU Local 1021MC and Unrepresented Employees Group.
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Sarah Reynoso, Human Resources, 981-6800

 

26a.

Referral Response: Gender Pay Equity
From: Commission on the Status of Women
Recommendation:  
1.  Direct staff to draft an ordinance related to an equal pay vendor preference for city contractors who demonstrate equal pay for male and female employees (gender based on self-identification), 
2.  Complete a pay audit on the salaries of City of Berkeley employees to investigate potential gender pay gaps within the city workforce, and 
3.  Develop an equal pay certification program for city contractors.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Eric Brenman, Commission Secretary, 981-5400

 

26b.

 Companion Report: Gender Pay Equity 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Refer the Commission on the Status of Women’s recommendations to the City’s referral prioritization process.   
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Paul Buddenhagen, Housing and Community Services, 981-5400

 

 Council Action Items

 

27.

Addressing Berkeley’s Homeless Crisis: The Pathways Project  
From: Mayor Arreguin and Councilmembers Hahn, Maio, and Worthington 
Recommendation:  
1.  Direct the City Manager to implement Emergency Interim Measures, as described in the attached Pathways Project report, to provide stability, navigation and respite to homeless individuals, and pathways to permanent housing and services. Interim measures include establishment of a STAIR Center modeled after San Francisco’s Navigation Centers and a Bridge Living Community for extended temporary stays; implementation of a location-based STAIR Center intake and enforcement process; and the development of long-term solutions for the homeless including supportive housing, Homeward Bound-type programs, and other pathways out of homelessness. The item will be presented to the Ad Hoc Sub-Committee on Homelessness, the Committee will vote on the proposal, and report the results of that vote to Council.  
2.  Refer to the City Manager the creation of a 1,000 Person Plan to address the homeless crisis in Berkeley as described in the attached Pathways Project report, including prevention measures and a comprehensive approach that addresses the long-term needs of the City’s approximately 1,000 homeless individuals. The plan should include the assessment, development and prioritization of all homeless housing projects currently underway; all homeless housing referrals from Council; housing and service opportunities that may be proposed by the City Manager; and a comprehensive plan to purchase, lease, build or obtain housing and services for Berkeley’s homeless. The 1,000 Person Plan shall be presented to the City Council by the end of 2017 and include a preliminary budget and proposed sources of income to fund capital and operational needs over a 10-year period. 
Financial Implications: Staff time 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, 981-7100

 

28a.

 Fresh Start Resolutions: Reconstitution of the Board of Library Trustees, by removal and replacement of President Julie Holcomb and Vice President Jim Novosel  
From: Councilmembers Worthington, Davila, Bartlett, and Mayor Arreguin 
Recommendation: Adopt two Fresh Start Resolutions: Reconstitution of the Board of Library Trustees, by requesting resignations, and if not forthcoming, then removal and replacement of President Julie Holcomb and Vice President Jim Novosel. 
Financial Implications: Minimal 
Contact: Kriss Worthington, Councilmember, District 7, 981-7170

 

28b.

 Board of Library Trustees Appointments: Jeff Chang and Diane Davenport From: Councilmember Worthington 
Recommendation: Adopt two resolutions approving the appointments of Jeff Chang and Diane Davenport to the Board of Library Trustees. 
Financial Implications: Minimal. 
Contact: Councilmember Kriss Worthington      510-981-7170

 

28c.

Appointment of Judy J. Hunt to the Board of Library Trustees 
Supplemental Material
From: Board of Library Trustees
 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution to appoint Judy J. Hunt to the Board of Library Trustees (“BOLT”) for a term of four years beginning April 4, 2017.  
Financial Implications: This report has no fiscal impacts. 
Contact: Heidi Dolamore, Library, 981-6100


 Public Comment – Items Not Listed on the Agenda –  

Adjournment

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I hereby certify that the agenda for this meeting of the Berkeley City Council was posted at the display case located near the walkway in front of Council Chambers, 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, as well as on the City’s website, on March 30, 2017.

Mark Numainville, City Clerk

Communications

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Item 3: Catastrophic Reserve Allocation for Berkeley Tuolumne Camp Rebuild

  1. Jim Vermeys
  2. Jenny Miner
  3. John Skeels
  4. Jerrie Reining
  5. Stephanie Burke
  6. Shannon Beck
  7. Moshe Engelberg
  8. Diane Mercer
  9. Scott Castiglione
  10. Ruth Halpern
  11. Erica Heath
  12. Harper Mann
  13. Lynn Gutstadt
  14. Geoffrey Crowe
  15. Hailey Holl-Valdez
  16. Lynda Hadley
  17. Deborah Devany
  18. Neil Wendell
  19. Wendy Sailer
  20. Seth Bain
  21. Rae Ann Mathews
  22. Cathy Hamling
  23. Michael & Trish McEneany
  24. Kristie Sallee/Kate Harrison
  25. Carolyn Weil & Michael McDowel
  26. Serena Fox
  27. Susanna Praetzel
  28. Elizabeth Leslie-Gassaway
  29. Amy Lebenzon
  30. Maura Fitzgerald
  31. Carol Hart

Item 18: City Manager Referral; Expansion of the GoBerkeley Transportation Program by Installing Streetline Hybrid Smart Parking

  1. Manny Krakaris

Item 22: ZAB Appeal: 2902 Adeline Street

  1. Kelley Kahn

Item 28a: Adopt a Fresh Start Resolution: Reconstitution of the Board of Library Trustees, by Removal and Replacement of Existing Appointed Board

  1. Marilyn Simons
  2. Berkeley Public Library Foundation
  3. 191 petitions on file in the City Clerk’s Office

Berkeley Bike Plan

  1. Ranjit Deshmukh

Funding Suggestions

  1. Frank Binder

Immigration Concerns

  1. Kevin Mcclendon

Budget Opposition

  1. Margy Wilkinson

2507-2509 McGee/1700 Dwight Way

  1. Rash Ghosh

Measure T1 Commentary

  1. Robert Krumme

Supplemental Communications and Reports

Items received by the deadlines for submission will be compiled and distributed as follows.  If no items are received by the deadline, no supplemental packet will be compiled for said deadline.

  • Supplemental Communications and Reports 1

Available by 5:00 p.m. five days prior to the meeting.

  • Supplemental Communications and Reports 2

Available by 5:00 p.m. the day of the meeting.

  • Supplemental Communications and Reports 3

      Available by 5:00 p.m. two days following the meeting.

 

 

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