Monday, October 20, 2014 – 6:00 p.m.
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1. CALL TO ORDER
2. ROLL CALL
Council Member Edgar
Council Member Grose
Council Member Kusumoto
Mayor Pro Tem Murphy
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Council Member Kusumoto
4. INVOCATION – Mayor Pro Tem Murphy
A. Presentation of a Certificate of Recognition to Cassandra Palmer for Emergency Preparedness
B. Presentation of a Proclamation to Greg Gillaspy, Proclaiming Los Alamitos as a Red Shirt City
C. Presentation of a Proclamation to Mark Korando, Senior Vice President of Orange County Habitat for Humanity, Proclaiming October as World Habitat Month
6. ORAL COMMUNICATIONS
8. CONSENT CALENDAR – All Consent Calendar items may be acted upon by one motion unless a Council Member requests separate action on a specific item.
9. DISCUSSION ITEMS
10. PUBLIC HEARINGS
A. Introduce Ordinance 14-09 – Zoning Ordinance Amendment (ZOA) 14-03 to Allow Retail Uses in the Planned Light Industrial Zone (Citywide) (City initiated)
11. MAYOR AND COUNCIL INITIATED BUSINESS
A. Council Announcements
At this time, Council Members may also report on items not specifically described on the Agenda that are of interest to the community, provided no action or discussion is taken except to provide Staff direction to report back or to place the item on a future Agenda.
12. ITEMS FROM THE CITY MANAGER
13. CLOSED SESSION
A. CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL – ANTICIPATED LITIGATION
Pending litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(4) of Section 54956.9. One potential case.