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AGENDA

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL MEETING 

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 

6:00 P.M.

  Jesse Arreguin, Mayor

Councilmembers:

District 1 – Rashi Kesarwani

District 5 – Sophie Hahn

District 2 – Terry Taplin

District 6 – Susan Wengraf

District 3 – Ben Bartlett

District 7 – Rigel Robinson

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.

PUBLIC ADVISORY:  THIS MEETING WILL BE CONDUCTED EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH VIDEOCONFERENCE AND TELECONFERENCE

Pursuant to Section 3 of Executive Order N-29-20, issued by Governor Newsom on March 17, 2020, this meeting of the City Council will be conducted exclusively through teleconference and Zoom videoconference.  Please be advised that pursuant to the Executive Order and the Shelter-in-Place Order, and to ensure the health and safety of the public by limiting human contact that could spread the COVID-19 virus, there will not be a physical meeting location available.  

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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, City Clerk, (510) 981-6900. The City Council may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda. 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 to address matters not on the Council agenda.  If five or fewer persons wish to speak, each person selected will be allotted two minutes each.  If more than five persons wish to speak, 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. The remainder of the speakers wishing to address the Council on non-agenda items will be heard at the end of the agenda.

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.” Three members of the City Council must agree to pull an item from the Consent Calendar for it to move 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”.

No additional items can be moved onto the Consent Calendar once public comment has commenced. At any time during, or immediately after, public comment on Information and Consent items, any Councilmember may move any Information or Consent item to “Action.” Following this, the Council will vote on the items remaining on the Consent Calendar in one motion.

For items moved to the Action Calendar from the Consent Calendar or Information Calendar, persons who spoke on the item during the Consent Calendar public comment period may speak again at the time the matter is taken up during the Action Calendar.

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.  Speakers will be entitled to two minutes each to speak in opposition to or support of Consent Calendar and Information Items.  A speaker may only speak once during the period for public comment on Consent Calendar and Information items.

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

 

1.

Contract No. 32000129 Amendment: Resource Development Associates for Planning and Project Coordination Services 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City Manager or her designee to execute an amendment to Contract No. 32000129 with Resource Development Associates through January 31, 2022, adding $49,000 for a total not to exceed amount of $97,850, to fund Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Innovations (INN) Planning and “Help@Hand” Technology Suite Project Coordination services.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Lisa Warhuus, Health, Housing, and Community Services, (510) 981-5400

 

2.

Contract No. 32000106 Amendment: Easy Does It for Provision of Wheelchair Van Service for Seniors & Disabled 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City Manager or her designee to execute an amendment to Contract No. 32000106 with Easy Does It with a new NTE (not to exceed) total amount of $150,000 for the period April 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023 for the provision of accessible wheelchair van services to clients of the Aging Services Division’s Berkeley Rides for Seniors & the Disabled program. 
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Lisa Warhuus, Health, Housing, and Community Services, (510) 981-5400

 

3.

 Resolution Accepting the Surveillance Technology Report for Automatic License Plate Readers, GPS Trackers, Body Worn Cameras, and the Street Level Imagery Project Pursuant to Chapter 2.99 of the Berkeley Municipal Code (Continued from November 10, 2020) 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution accepting the Surveillance Technology Report for Automatic License Plate Readers, GPS Trackers, Body Worn Cameras, and the Street Level Imagery Project Pursuant to Chapter 2.99 of the Berkeley Municipal Code 
Financial Implications: None  
Contact: Andrew Greenwood, Police, (510) 981-5900, Savita Chaudhary, Director of Information Technology (510) 981-6541, Dave White, City Manager's Office, (510) 981-7000

 

4.

Contract: Sposeto Engineering Inc. for Central Berkeley Transportation & Infrastructure Improvements Project 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution: 1. Approving plans and specifications for the Central Berkeley Transportation & Infrastructure Improvements Project, (“Project”), Specification Nos. 21-11411-C, 21-11416-C, and 21-11417-C; 2. Accepting the bid of Sposeto Engineering Inc., the lowest responsive and responsible bidder; and 3. Authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with Sposeto Engineering Inc. and any amendments, extensions, and/or change orders until completion of the Project in accordance with the approved plans and specifications, in an amount not to exceed $3,477,475, which includes a contingency of fourteen percent for unforeseen circumstances.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

5.

Contract: Cratus, Inc. for Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation at Various Locations 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution approving plans and specifications for the Sanitary Sewer Project, located on Cedar Street, Virginia Gardens, Sacramento Street, Lincoln Street, Spaulding Avenue Backline, Roosevelt Avenue Backline, Martin Luther King Jr. Way and Backline, Walker Street Backline, Telegraph Avenue Backline, Atherton Street, Fulton Street, Bancroft Way, Shattuck Avenue, and Kittredge Street; accepting the bid of the lowest responsive and responsible bidder, Cratus, 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 $2,074,469, which includes a 10% contingency of $188,588.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

6.

Contract: Toole Design Group for Planning, Design, and Engineering of the Southside Complete Streets Project 
Revised material (Supp 2)
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract and any amendments with Toole Design Group for Planning, Design, and Engineering of the Southside Complete Streets Project, for a not-to-exceed amount of $979,349 for the period February 1, 2021 through March 31, 2024.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

7.

Approval of Berkeley Strategic Transportation Plan Second Addendum 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution: 1. Approving the Berkeley Strategic Transportation Plan Second Addendum. 2. Authorizing the City Manager to submit unfunded Five-Year Priority Projects from the Berkeley Strategic Transportation Plan Second Addendum to the Alameda County Transportation Commission for inclusion and funding in the County’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 – FY 2026 Comprehensive Investment Plan. 3. Authorizing the City Manager to execute agreements as needed for accepting the awarded grant funds.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

8a.

A People’s First Sanctuary Encampment (Reviewed by the Health, Life Enrichment, Equity & Community Committee) 
From: Homeless Commission 
Recommendation: The City Council to adopt the People’s First Sanctuary Encampment Model incorporating all text in this report, urging best practices for Sanctuary Homeless Encampments with an oversight agency to be named by members of the encampment community and refer to the City Manager to fund liability insurance for the agency chosen by the encampment community. 
(On December 14, 2020, the Health, Life Enrichment, Equity & Community Committee moved the Companion Report with a qualified positive recommendation to the City Council to take the following action: 1.Direct the City Manager to incorporate parts of the Commission’s recommendations, including: providing clean water, sanitation, accessible toilets and trash removal services; and requiring that homeless services providers obtain input from clients when developing rules and ensure that the privacy and security of clients is respected and maintained at all times; 2. In addition, the City Manager shall receive the Homeless Commission’s recommendations and retain them for future guidance when developing homeless services programs and models; and 3. That the City Council reaffirms its commitment to dignified and client-centered homeless services.) 
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Brittany Carnegie, Commission Secretary, (510) 981-5400

 

8b.

Companion Report: A People’s First Sanctuary Encampment (Reviewed by the Health, Life Enrichment, Equity & Community Committee) 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: As part of the referral adopted by City Council on January 21, 2020, the City Manager will direct staff to incorporate parts of the Commission’s recommendations which do not conflict with guidance already approved by City Council including: providing clean water, sanitation, accessible toilets and trash removal services for the sanctioned encampment, requiring that a future provider of services for the encampment obtain input from residents of the encampment when developing rules for the outdoor shelter and ensure that the privacy and security of residents is respected and maintained. 
(On December 14, 2020, the Health, Life Enrichment, Equity & Community Committee moved the Companion Report with a qualified positive recommendation to the City Council to take the following action: 1.Direct the City Manager to incorporate parts of the Commission’s recommendations, including: providing clean water, sanitation, accessible toilets and trash removal services; and requiring that homeless services providers obtain input from clients when developing rules and ensure that the privacy and security of clients is respected and maintained at all times; 2. In addition, the City Manager shall receive the Homeless Commission’s recommendations and retain them for future guidance when developing homeless services programs and models; and 3. That the City Council reaffirms its commitment to dignified and client-centered homeless services.) 
Financial Implications: Staff time 
Contact: Lisa Warhuus, Housing and Community Services, (510) 981-5400

 

Council Consent Items

 

9.

Confirming Community Appointments to Reimagining Public Safety Task Force 
Revised material (Supp 2)
From: Mayor Arreguin (Author) 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution: 1. Confirming the appointment of by the Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC) External Affairs Vice President to the Reimagining Public Safety Task Force. 2. Confirming the appointment of by the Steering Committee of the Berkeley Community Safety Coalition (BCSC) to the Reimagining Public Safety Task Force  
Financial Implications: No direct fiscal impacts 
Contact: Jesse Arreguin, Mayor, (510) 981-7100

 

10.

Budget Referral to Reinstate Partial Funding for the Gun Buyback 
Program Previously Authorized by City Council (Continued from November 10, 2020) 
From: Councilmember Kesarwani (Author), Mayor Arreguin (Co-Sponsor), Councilmember Davila (Co-Sponsor) 
Recommendation: Refer to the FY 2020-21 November Amendment to the Annual Appropriations Ordinance (AAO #1) $40,000 to reinstate partial funding for the Gun Buyback Program—originally proposed by Councilmember Cheryl Davila and authorized by the City Council on Nov. 27, 2018. 
Financial Implications: $40,000 
Contact: Rashi Kesarwani, Councilmember, District 1 (510) 981-7110

 

11.

Short Term Referral to City Manager, Disaster and Fire Safety Commission and Planning Commission to Amend Local Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Zoning Ordinance and Berkeley's Fire Code 
From: Councilmember Wengraf (Author), Councilmember Hahn (Co-Sponsor)
Recommendation: Refer to the City Manager, the Disaster and Fire Safety Commission and the Planning Commission to evaluate and recommend to Council within 90 days, a set of ordinance amendments and implementation programs to address emergency access and egress, parking and objective development standards to address the constraints presented by high fire hazard conditions and narrow and curving roadways in Fire Zones 2 and 3. (Attachment 1 to the report).  
Recommendations to Additional Objective Development Standards in Zones 2 and 3: -Zone 2 and 3 - limit the base maximum size of newly constructed, detached ADUs to 850 sq. feet. -Zone 2 and 3 – require compliance with front yard, side yard and open space and coverage requirements of the applicable zoning district. 
Recommendations to amend the Fire Code: -Prohibit parking on streets where egress and ingress will be adversely impacted by additional vehicles and increased population. -Require sprinklers in new construction, consistent with local Fire Code. -Explore their authority under California Health and Safety Code Sec. 13869.7 to mitigate the adverse impacts of ADU creation in requiring safe and adequate ingress and egress routes and sufficient off-street parking. 
Financial Implications: Staff time 
Contact: Susan Wengraf, Councilmember, District 6 (510) 981-7160

Action Calendar

The public may comment on each item listed on the agenda for action as the item is taken up. For items moved to the Action Calendar from the Consent Calendar or Information Calendar, persons who spoke on the item during the Consent Calendar public comment period may speak again at the time the matter is taken up during the Action Calendar.

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

 

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 use the "raise hand" function 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. 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.

 

12a.

***Item Removed by City Manager*** Public Hearing: ZAB Appeal: 1850 Arch Street, Use Permit #ZP2019-0212 
From: City Manager 
Contact: Jordan Klein, Planning and Development, (510) 981-7400

 

12b.

***Item Removed by City Manager*** Public Hearing: ZAB Appeal: 1862 Arch Street, Use Permits #ZP2019-0213 
From: City Manager 
Contact: Jordan Klein, Planning and Development, (510) 981-7400

 

12c.

***Item Removed by City Manager*** ZAB Appeals: 1850 and 1862 Arch Street, Use Permits #ZP2019-0212 and ZP2019-0213 
From: City Manager 
Contact: Jordan Klein, Planning and Development, (510) 981-7400

 

Action Calendar

 

13.

Berkeley 2020 Pedestrian Plan 
Presentation
From: City Manager
 
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution approving the Berkeley 2020 Pedestrian Plan, and directing the City Manager to pursue implementation of the Plan as funding and staffing permit.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

14.

Public Works Commission Recommendation for the Five-Year Paving Plan 
Revised material (Supp 3)
From: Public Works Commission 
Recommendation: Adopt a resolution that recommends approval of the first three years of the Five-Year Paving Plan, for FY2021 to FY2025, as proposed by Staff, with special advisories regarding prioritization of permeable paving on select streets.  
Financial Implications: See report. 
Contact: Joe Enke, Commission Secretary, (510) 981-6300

Action Calendar - Public Hearings

 

15.

Amend BMC Chapter 14.52 Authorizing goBerkeley Parking Program at All Parking Meters 
From: City Manager 
Recommendation: Conduct a public hearing, and upon conclusion adopt first reading of an Ordinance amending Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Chapter 14.52 to add all parking meter areas to the goBerkeley parking program, thereby authorizing the use of demand-responsive parking management citywide under the existing goBerkeley fee structure and program guidelines.  
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Liam Garland, Public Works, (510) 981-6300

 

Action Calendar

 

16.

Support Community Refrigerators (Continued from November 10, 2020) 
From: Councilmember Davila (Author) 
Recommendation:  
1. Adopt a Resolution to create an allocation of the homeless budget towards the purchasing of community refrigerators to be distributed in Council districts to provide access to food for those who have no refrigeration or may be food insecure.  
2. Allocate $8,000 of the budget for the purchasing of the refrigerators.  
Financial Implications: See report. 
Contact: Cheryl Davila, Councilmember, District 2, (510) 981-7120

 

17.

Declare Juneteenth as a City Holiday for the City of Berkeley (Reviewed by the Budget & Finance Policy Committee) 
From: Councilmember Davila (Author) 
Recommendation:  
1. Adopt a resolution declaring Juneteenth as a City Holiday for the City of Berkeley 
2. Send copies of this resolution to State Assemblywoman Buffy Wicks, State Senator Nancy Skinner, and United States Congresswoman Barbara Lee.  
(This item expired on December 14, 2020, and is returning to Council with no action taken by the Budget and Finance Policy Committee.) 
Financial Implications: See report 
Contact: Cheryl Davila, Councilmember, District 2, (510) 981-7120


Information Reports

 

18.

Report for Phase 3 Study to Underground Utility Wires in Berkeley 
Part 1
Part 2
From: Public Works Commission, Disaster and Fire Safety Commission, Transportation Commission 
Contact: Joe Enke, Commission Secretary, (510) 981-6300

 

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 the Maudelle Shirek Building, 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, as well as on the City’s website, on January 14, 2021.

 

Mark Numainville, City Clerk

Communications

Council rules limit action on Communications to referral to the City Manager and/or Boards and Commissions for investigation and/or recommendations. All communications submitted to Council are public record. Copies of individual communications are available for viewing through Records Online.  

Eviction Moratorium

  1. Virginia Browning
  2. Councilmember Hahn

   

25 Cent Disposable Cup Fee

  1. Carla Woodworth
  2. Michael Katz

   

North Berkeley BART Development

  1. Franklin Lei

   

URL’s Only

  1. Russbumper (4)

Supplemental Communications and Reports

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

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

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

 

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