El Segundo Agendas & Minutes
City Council Agenda December 4, 2001

::::City Council Agenda December 4, 2001

Regular Meeting of the
El Segundo City Council

Tuesday, December 4, 2001

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- 5:00 P.M. SESSION -

Next Resolution # 4240
Next Ordinance # 1345

CALL TO ORDER
 
ROLL CALL
 
CLOSED SESSION

The City Council may move into a closed session pursuant to applicable law, including the Brown Act (Government Code §54950, et seq.) for the purposes of conferring with the City's Real Property Negotiator; and/or conferring with the City Attorney on potential and/or existing litigation; and/or discussing matters covered under Gov't Code §54957 (Personnel); and/or conferring with the City's Labor Negotiators as follows:

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL - EXISTING LITIGATION (Gov't Code §54956.9(a))
  1. Glover v.City of El Segundo, LASC Case No. YC039465

 

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL - ANTICIPATED LITIGATION

Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to Gov't Code §54956.9(b): -0- potential case (no further public statement is required at this time); Initiation of litigation pursuant to Gov't Code §54956.9(c): -4- matters.

CONFERENCE WITH POLICE CHIEF (Gov't Code §54957)

- Threat to Public Services Facilities, pursuant to Government Code §54957.

CONFERENCE WITH CITY'S LABOR NEGOTIATOR - (Gov't Code §54957.6)

None.

CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATOR (Gov't Code §54956.8)

Meeting with Real Property Negotiator City Manager Mary Strenn; Real Property located at 121 West Grand Avenue; Parties negotiating with Columbia Development; under negotiation are development options for the real property.

SPECIAL MATTERS

None.

- 7:00 PM SESSION -

CALL TO ORDER
 
INVOCATION

Reverend Julie Elkins of The United Methodist Church

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

Mayor Pro-Tem Sandra Jacob

PRESENTATIONS
  1. Presentation of the Intergovernmental Cooperation Excellence Award plaque presented to the City of El Segundo and its City Manager by the International City/County Management Association (ICMA).
  2. Commendation to Oren Randall, El Segundo Police Department's RSVP of the Year, for his invaluable contributions to the Retired Senior Volunteer Program.
  3. Proclamation proclaiming Sunday, December 9th as the 38th Annual El Segundo Holiday Parade, and inviting the community to this traditional El Segundo holiday event.
  4. Proclamation proclaiming the 1200 Block of Acacia Avenue as CANDY CANE LANE from December 8, 2001 at 7:00 p.m., through December 23, 2001, and an invitation to the young and young at heart to experience the wonders of this El Segundo tradition.
  5. Proclamation proclaiming December, 2001 the month for Lighting Up the Community and an invitation to the residents of El Segundo to warmly welcome the members of the El Segundo Rainbow Girls as they judge the beautiful decorated homes for the 2001 Lighting Up the Community program.

ROLL CALL
 
PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS

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A. PROCEDURAL MOTIONS

Consideration of a motion to read all ordinances and resolutions on this Agenda by title