Committee Item #5
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BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING
Tuesday, February 7, 2006
Council Chambers, 2134 Martin
Luther King Jr. Way
Teleconference Location – 1636 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
The City Council may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda.
This meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Brown Act, Government Code Section 54953, Teleconferencing. Any member of the public may attend this meeting at either location. Questions regarding this matter may be addressed to Sara T. Cox, City Clerk, 981-6900.
From: Mayor Bates
Contact: Tom Bates, Mayor, 981-7100
2. Mid-Year Report and Actions
a. From: City Manager
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution: 1) amending the FY 2006 and FY 2007 adopted budget; and 2) authorizing the City Manager to establish revised PERS rates for FY 2007.
Financial Implications: See report
Contact: Phil Kamlarz, City Manager, 981-7000
b. Community Disaster Education and Outreach Project
From: City Manager
Recommendation: Authorize the City Manager to direct staff to design and launch a boosted community-wide disaster preparedness project in an amount not to exceed $54,500 for the period February 1 through June 30, 2006.
Financial Implications: General Fund - $54,500
Contact: Debra Pryor, Fire and Emergency Services, 981-3473
From: Commission on Early Childhood Education
Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution allocating: 1) $30,573 (gap) of the $89,495 Child Care Mitigation Fee Fund balance to restore FY 2005-06 cuts to the seven City funded child care community agencies; and 2) the remaining balance of $58,922 for mini grants to enhance or expand child care facilities, and authorize the City Manager to execute the resulting amendments to current contracts.
Financial Implications: Child Care Mitigation Operating Subsidy Fund - $80,000
Contact: Angellique De Coud, Secretary, 981-5428
d. From: City Manager
Recommendation: The City Manager does not concur with the content and recommendations of the Commission’s Report.
Contact: Stephen Barton, Housing, 981-5400
A total of 20 minutes is scheduled. Each speaker is limited to a maximum of 2 minutes.