CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING
Monday, April 21, 2014 – 6:00 P.M.

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
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1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL
Council Member Edgar
Council Member Grose
Council Member Kusumoto
Mayor Pro Tem Murphy
Mayor Graham-Mejia

3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE      Mayor Graham-Mejia

4. INVOCATION       Council Member Grose

5. PRESENTATIONS

A. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to 2014 Southland Credit Union 33rd Annual Los Alamitos Race on the Base Sponsors

B. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to Military Service Academy Nominees Andrew Chaidez, US Air Force Academy; Karen Kim, West Point, NY; Vincent O’Reilly, Westpoint, NY; and, US Naval Academy Appointee, Haley Fessenden

C. Presentation of a Certificate of Recognition to Ann Busenkell for her Volunteer and Community Involvement

D. Presentation of a Proclamation for Public Safety Dispatcher Week to West Cities Police Communications Representatives, Lindsay Lenart, Valerie Oberle, and Marie Pope

E. Presentation of a Proclamation for DMV/Donate Life California Month to Donate Life Ambassador Raquel Gonzalez

F. Presentation of Certificates of Recognition to the Los Alamitos Girls Soccer Team

6. ORAL COMMUNICATIONS

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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.

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C. – Establish New Part-Time Position Classifications, Amend Hourly Rate Schedule and Adopt Findings to Hire a PERS Annuitant as a Temporary Part-time Executive Assistant/Benefits Coordinator

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9. PUBLIC HEARING

A.  – Proposed Changes to the Los Alamitos Municipal Code Sections Relating to Curb Cuts, Driveways, Aprons and Landscape Standards

10. DISCUSSION ITEMS

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11. MAYOR AND COUNCIL INITIATED BUSINESS

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C. Council Announcements

12. ITEMS FROM THE CITY MANAGER

13. CLOSED SESSION

A. Conference with Labor Negotiator
Agency Negotiators: Bret M. Plumlee, City Manager
Unrepresented Employee: City Clerk
Authority: Government Code Section 54957.6

B. Conference with Labor Negotiator
Agency Negotiators: Gregory D. Korduner, Consultant
Employee Organization: Los Alamitos City Employee Association
Authority: Government Code Section 54957.6

C. Conference with Labor Negotiator
Agency Negotiators: Gregory D. Korduner, Consultant
Employee Organization: Police Officers Association
Authority: Government Code Section 54957.6

D. CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL – ANTICIPATED LITIGATION
Pending litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(4) of Section 54956.9. Three potential cases.

14. ADJOURNMENT