CITY OF LOS ALAMITOS
3191 Katella Avenue
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Monday, May 18, 2015 – 6:00 p.m.
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1. CALL TO ORDER
2. ROLL CALL
Council Member Grose
Council Member Hasselbrink
Council Member Kusumoto
Mayor Pro Tem Edgar
Sunburst Youth Academy, Student Council (Class 15)
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Cadet Trevor Spera, Class President
4. INVOCATION – Cadet Jeremiah Williams, Vice President
A. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to the Los Alamitos High School National Show Choirs, SoundFX and Soundtrax, for Winning the 2015 National Grand Championships
B. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to California Park and Recreation Society’s District 10 Volunteer Merit Award Recipients, Erin Henkhaus and the Los Alamitos Medical Center
C. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to Erin Henkhaus and Brian Loh for Earning the Presidential Service Award
D. Presentation of a Certificate of Recognition to Scott Rifkin, Chief Operating Officer at the Los Alamitos Medical Center
E. Presentation of a Proclamation to Tony Brandyberry, Public Works Superintendent, for Public Works Week
F. Presentation of Proclamation to Orange County Fire Authority Representative for Drowning Prevention Awareness and Wildfire Awareness
G. Presentation of a Proclamation to Charles Antos, American Cancer Society, for Relay for Life Days
H. Presentation by Ken Vecchiarelli, General Manager, Regarding Golden State Water’s Response to the State’s Recent Conservation Mandates
6. ORAL COMMUNICATIONS – At this time, any individual in the audience may come forward to speak on any item within the subject matter jurisdiction of the City Council. Remarks are to be limited to not more than five minutes per speaker.
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.
D. Vendor Selection – Building and Safety, NDPES Inspection, City Engineer, Traffic Engineer and Signal Maintenance
E. Support Senate Constitutional Amendment 2 (SCA 2)
9. DISCUSSION ITEMS
10. 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.
11. ITEMS FROM THE CITY MANAGER
12. CLOSED SESSION
A. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR
Agency Negotiators: Bret M. Plumlee, City Manager
Unrepresented Employee: City Attorney
Authority: Government Code Section 54957.6
B. CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL
Initiation of litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(4) of Section 54956.9. One potential case.