Regular Meeting eAgenda
June 26
, 2007

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Berkeley Housing Authority

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

6:00 P.M.

Council Chambers, 2134 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Teleconference Location – 1636 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA

Tom Bates, Chair

Authority Members:

Max Anderson

Darryl Moore

Laurie Capitelli

Betty Olds

Dorothy Hunt

Dona Spring

Linda Maio

Kriss Worthington

Adolph Moody

Gordon Wozniak


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 Pamyla Means, City Clerk, 981-6900. The Housing Authority may take action related to any subject on the agenda.

Preliminary Matters


Roll Call

Public Comment 


Consent Calendar

1.      Approval of Minutes (PDF, 245 KB)

From: City Clerk

Recommendation: Approve the minutes for the Housing Authority meeting of May 22, 2007.

Financial Implications: See report

Contact: Pamyla Means, City Clerk, 981-6900

2.      Lease Amendment: 1901 Fairview Street (PDF, 259 KB)

From: Executive Director

Recommendation: Adopt a Resolution amending Resolution No. 667 to increase the expenditure authority for the five-year lease with Sinan Sabuncuoglu, for lease of property located at 1901 Fairview Street, covering the period October 1, 2002 through September 30, 2007, to an amount not to exceed $523,000.

Financial Implications: See report

Contact: Lisa Caronna, Housing, 981-5400

3.      Amendment: Staff Allocation (To be delivered)(PDF, 186 KB)

From: Executive Director

Recommendation: Approval of amendment to staff allocation (approved June 12, 2007) to increase the allocation by adding one administrative secretary.

Financial Implications: See report

Contact: Tia Ingram, Housing Authority, 981-5400


Note: This is the last meeting of the City of Berkeley Housing Authority Board.  A new Berkeley Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, separate from the City of Berkeley, was established, effective June 22, 2007.

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North Branch – 1170 The Alameda


South Branch – 1901 Russell


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I hereby certify that the agenda for this Regular 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 Thursday, June 21, 2007.


Pamyla Means, MMC, City Clerk