Tuesday, October 2, 2012

 

 

 

6:00 p.m.

 

REGULAR MEETING

 

Council Chamber

990 Palm Street

 

 

CALL TO ORDER:              Mayor Jan Marx

 

ROLL CALL:                        Council Members John Ashbaugh, Andrew Carter and Kathy Smith, Vice Mayor Dan Carpenter and Mayor Jan Marx

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Council Member Ashbaugh          

 

 

 

INTRODUCTIONS

 

 

NEW HIRE – GARRET OLSON, DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF (HINES – 5 MINUTES)

 

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

 

PROCLAMATION – FIRE PREVENTION WEEK – (MARX – 5 MINUTES)

 

PROCLAMATION – ENERGY AWARENESS MONTH – (MARX – 5 MINUTES)

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD FOR ITEMS NOT ON THE AGENDA (not to exceed 15 minutes total)

The Council welcomes your input.  You may address the Council by completing a speaker slip and giving it to the City Clerk prior to the meeting.  At this time, you may address the Council on items that are not on the agenda.  Time limit is three minutes.  State law does not allow the Council to discuss or take action on issues not on the agenda, except that members of the Council or staff may briefly respond to statements made or questions posed by persons exercising their public testimony rights (Gov. Code Sec. 54954.2).  Staff may be asked to follow up on such items.  Staff reports and other written documentation relating to each item referred to on this agenda are on file in the City Clerk’s Office in Room 4 of City Hall.

 

 

 

 

CONSENT AGENDA

A member of the public may request the Council to pull an item for discussion. Pulled items shall be heard at the close of the Consent Agenda unless a majority of the Council chooses another time. The public may comment on any and all items on the Consent Agenda within the three minute time limit.

 

 

C1.      AFFORDABLE HOUSING AWARD FOR THE SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY HOUSING TRUST FUND. (johnson/corey)

 

RECOMMENDATION: Adopt a resolution approving an Affordable Housing Fund award in the amount of $30,000 for the San Luis Obispo County Housing Trust Fund.

 

C2.      HOUSING RELATED PARKS PROGRAM GRANT RESOLUTION. (mattingly/fraser)

 

RECOMMENDATION: 1) Amend  Resolution No. 10341 adopted March 20, 2012  authorizing staff to apply to the California State Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) for a Housing Related Parks (HRP) Grant program, with funds to be applied towards the Santa Rosa Park playground equipment replacement project. 2) Upon receipt, appropriate the HRP grant funds into the Santa Rosa Park Playground Equipment Replacement Project construction account after the Standard Agreement with the State is processed.

 

C3.      EXPENDITURE PLAN FOR 2012-13 CALIFORNIA SUPPLEMENTAL LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICES FUND. (GESELL/ELLSWORTH)

 

RECOMMENDATION: 1) Accept a grant in the amount of $100,000 from the 2012-13 California Supplemental Law Enforcement Services Fund.  2) Approve an expenditure plan to continue funding the salary and benefits for a Police Department Communications Technician.

 

C4.      MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS TO TITLE 9 (pUBLIC PEACE, MORALS AND WELFARE), TITLE 10 (VEHICLES AND tRAFFIC) AND TITLE 17 (ZONING) in response to the august 9, 2012, settlement agreement with the SLO HOmeless alliance. (DIETRICK/JOHNSON/MATTINGLY)

 

RECOMMENDATION: 1) Adopt Ordinance 1584 (2012 Series) amending Titles 9, 10, and 17 of the Municipal Code regarding overnight camping on public streets and City owned parking lots. 2) Adopt a resolution establishing a parking fine for Section 10.34.020 of the Municipal Code.

  

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS AND BUSINESS ITEMS

 

 

B1.      ANNUAL REPORT FOR THE TOURISM BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT. (CODRON/ELKE – 15 MINUTES)

 

RECOMMENDATION: 1) Receive and approve the Tourism Business Improvement District (TBID) Board’s annual report. 2) Adopt a resolution of intention to levy and collect assessments within the TBID area in fiscal year 2012-13 at the same rate as in fiscal year 2011-12.

 

PH1.   CONSIDERATION OF THE HUMAN RELATION COMMISSION’S RECOMMENDED PRIORITIES FOR THE 2013 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) AND GRANTS-IN-AID (GIA) PROGRAMS. (JOHNSON/IRONS/COREY – 15 MINUTES)

 

RECOMMENDATION: As recommended by the Human Relations Commission, approve Community Development Block Grant and Grants-In-Aid funding priorities for 2013.

 

B2.      safe SHELTER pilot program UPDATE AND direction FOR a SAFE SHELTER PARKING ORDINANCE. (johnson/corey – 60 minutes)

 

RECOMMENDATION: 1) Receive a presentation on Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo County, Inc. (CAPSLO) safe shelter pilot parking program and adopt a resolution to extend the temporary suspension of enforcement of Municipal Code Chapters 17.16.015 & 9.18 (Recreational vehicle as dwelling unit) at 43 Prado Road for an additional six months; and 2) Direct staff to develop amendments to Title 17 of the Municipal Code to allow a permanent safe shelter parking program.

 

 

 

COUNCIL LIAISON REPORTS (not to exceed 15 minutes)

Council Members report on conferences or other City activities.  Time limit—3 minutes.

 

COMMUNICATIONS (not to exceed 15 minutes)

At this time, any Council Member or the City Manager may ask a question for clarification, make an announcement, or report briefly on his or her activities.  In addition, subject to Council Policies and Procedures, they may provide a reference to staff or other resources for factual information, request staff to report back to the Council at a subsequent meeting concerning any matter, or take action to direct staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda. (Gov. Code Sec. 54954.2)

 

 

ADJOURN.

 

 

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Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the City Council regarding any item on this agenda will be made available for public inspection in the City Clerk’s office located at 990 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo, during normal business hours. 

POSTING STATEMENT:  I, Maeve Kennedy Grimes, City Clerk, do hereby certify that on September 26, 2012, by 5:00 p.m., a true and correct copy of this agenda was posted on the bulletin board outside City Hall, 990 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo, CA.   Internet access to agendas and related material is available prior to Council Meetings at www.slocity.org.