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H. Abram Wilson, Mayor  *  Jim Livingstone, Vice Mayor
David E. Hudson, Councilmember  *  Scott Perkins, Councilmember  *  Carol J. Rowley, Councilmember

December 11, 2007
 

San Ramon Community Center
12501 Alcosta Boulevard

CLOSED SESSION AT 6:30 P.M.
REGULAR MEETING - 7:00 P.M.

 

Agenda Questions: Please call the City Clerk (925) 973-2536

1.

CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL

CONVENE TO CLOSED SESSION:

(1) PURSUANT TO GOVERNMENT CODE §54956.9 (a) FOR CITY COUNCIL TO MEET WITH CITY ATTORNEY REGARDING EXISTING LITIGATION:  SIERRA CLUB v. CITY OF SAN RAMON, et al.

(2) PURSUANT TO GOVERNMENT CODE §54956.9 (a) FOR CITY COUNCIL TO MEET WITH CITY ATTORNEY REGARDING EXISTING LITIGATION:  EAST BAY REGIONAL PARK DISTRICT v. CITY OF SAN RAMON, et al.

(3) PURSUANT TO GOVERNMENT CODE §54956.9 (a) FOR CITY COUNCIL TO MEET WITH CITY ATTORNEY REGARDING EXISTING LITIGATION:  CITY OF SAN RAMON v. DOUG BURR.
 

2.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

3.1

Changes and additions to the agenda.

 

3.2

Boards, Committee and Commission meetings. All meetings are held in City Hall unless otherwise noted.

 

Wednesday – December 12

 

4:00 P.M.
6:30 P.M.
7:00 P.M.

Finance Committee – Planning Conference Room
Economic Development Advisory Committee – Planning Conference Room
Parks and Community Services Commission

 

Thursday – December 13

 

2:00 P.M.
7:00 P.M.

Architectural Review Board – Cancelled
Housing Advisory Committee

 

Friday – December 14

 

8:00 A.M.

San Ramon Valley Unified School District Liaison Meeting – Planning Conference Room

 

Tuesday – December 18

 

6:30 P.M.
7:00 P.M.
7:30 P.M.

Teen Council – The Loft at the Dougherty Station Community Center
Planning Commission – Cancelled
San Ramon Symphonic Band Holiday Concert –
Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center,
10550 Albion Way

 

Wednesday – December 19

 

6:30 P.M.
7:00 P.M.

Street Smarts – Character Counts! Skate Night (Elementary Schools Only) – Golden Skate
Arts Advisory Committee – Dougherty Station Community Center, West Conference Room

 

Thursday – December 20

 

6:00 P.M.
6:30 P.M.
7:00 P.M.

Library Advisory Committee – Dougherty Station Community Center
Transportation Advisory Committee – Planning Conference Room
Community Chorus Holiday Concert – Free – San Ramon Community Center, 12501 Alcosta Blvd.

 

Tuesday – December 25 – City Offices Closed

4.

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

4.1

Recognition of Dougherty Valley High School Golf Team and Coach Jacque Bowman by Mayor Wilson.

 

4.2

Recognition of Moustefa Kendroud, Senior Civil Engineer, as Employee of the Month for December 2007. Presented by Mayor Wilson.

5.

CITY COUNCIL APPOINTMENTS

6.

PUBLIC COMMENT

At this time, those in the audience are encouraged to address the City Council on any item not already included in tonight’s agenda. No Council action can be taken at this meeting on issues raised during Public Comment. Comments should not exceed five minutes. Those wishing to have an item brought before the City Council for consideration must request so during a City Council meeting. Upon Council approval, the item will be placed on the Council Policy Committee Agenda for further consideration.

7.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

 

7.1

Minutes of the November 27, 2007 meeting.  Minutes

8.

CONSENT CALENDAR

Consent Calendar items are considered routine and are acted upon by the City Council with a single action. Members of the audience wishing to provide public input may request that the City Council remove the item from the Consent Calendar.

8.1

Resolution No. 2007-199 – Authorizing the Mayor to Execute a Cost Sharing Agreement with the Contra Costa Community College District and Acorn Learning Center for the Maintenance of the Easement Areas at Dougherty Valley Village Center.  Staff report

Recommendation: Adopt Resolution No. 2007-199.

8.2

Resolution No. 2007-200 – Authorizing the Mayor to Execute Amendment No. 4 to the Agreement with Bashir Anastas for Project Management Services in an Amount not to Exceed $30,000 and for a Time Extension from December 31, 2007 to September 30, 2008.  Staff report

Recommendation: Adopt Resolution No. 2007-200.

8.3

Resolution No. 2007-201 – Ordering the District Engineer to Prepare and File an Engineer's Report for the Annexation of the Silva Property (Windemere BLC Land Company) into the Geologic Hazard Abatement District 1990-01.  Staff report

Recommendation: Adopt Resolution No. 2007-201.

8.4

Resolution No. 2007-203 – Authorizing the Mayor to Execute an Agreement with Bruce Carone Grading & Paving, Inc. for the Construction of Annual Pavement Repair Stop Gap Project (CIP 5473) in an Amount not to Exceed $164,500.  Staff report

Recommendation: Adopt Resolution No. 2007-203.

9.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

9.1

Ordinance No. 399 – Establishing Speed Limits on Albion Road, East Branch Parkway, Monarch Road and Windemere Parkway.
Staff report by Lisa Bobadilla, Transportation Division Manager.  Staff report

Recommendation: Adopt Ordinance No. 399.

10.

NEW BUSINESS

10.1

Public Hearing: John Nunes and the United Food and Commercial Workers, Local 5 Union Appeal of Planning Commission Resolutions 07-12 and 07-13 Pertaining to the Certification of the City Center Final Subsequent Environmental Impact Report and Approval of the Associated Project Entitlements.
Staff report by Lauren Barr, Senior Planner.  Staff report

Recommendation: Open public hearing, take testimony, close public hearing and consider appeal.

10.2

Public Hearing: Jim Gibbon Representing San Ramon for Open Government Appeal of Planning Commission Resolutions 07-12 and 07-13 Pertaining to the Certification of the City Center Final Subsequent Environmental Impact Report and Approval of the Associated Project Entitlements.
Staff report by Lauren Barr, Senior Planner.  Staff report

Recommendation: Open public hearing, take testimony, close public hearing and consider appeal.

10.3

Public Hearing: Ordinance No. XXX (next in line) Approving Development Agreement Amendment (DA 07-850-001) – Third Amendment to That Portion of the Chevron Park Annexation and Development Agreement By and Between Sunset Building Company, LLC and the City of San Ramon Assigned To and Assumed by Sunset Building Company, LLC Relative to the City Center Project.
Staff report by Debbie Chamberlain, Division Manager Planning Services. 
Staff report

Recommendation: Introduce Ordinance; Waive Reading: Conduct Public Hearing; Continue to January 8, 2008.

10.4

Public Hearing: Ordinance No. XXX (next in line) Approving Development Agreement Amendment DA 07-850-002 – Fifth Amendment to the Annexation and Development Agreement By and Between the City of San Ramon and Sunset Development Company, Granada Sales, Inc., SDC 7, Annabel Investment Company, Sunset Land Company, LLC, Sunset Building Company, LLC and Alexander Properties Company Relative to the Development Known as Bishop Ranch.
Staff report by Debbie Chamberlain, Division Manager Planning Services.
Staff report

Recommendation: Introduce Ordinance; Waive Reading: Conduct Public Hearing; Continue to January 8, 2008.

10.5

Discussion of Rescheduling or Cancelling the December 25, 2007 Council Meeting. Staff report by Patricia Edwards, City Clerk.

Recommendation: Reschedule or Cancel the December 25, 2007 Meeting.

11.

CITY MANAGER COMMENTS

No Council deliberation or decision is anticipated.

12.

CITY COUNCIL COMMENTS

No Council deliberation or decision is anticipated.

 

12.1

Councilmembers’ Reports and Comments.

   

Discussion of Support for Metropolitan Transportation Commission to Provide Continued and Expanded Funding to Local Institutions for the Maintenance and Improvement of Streets and Roads - Cm. Hudson.

 

12.2

Mayor’s Reports and Comments.

I hereby certify the attached City Council agenda was posted 72 hours before the noted meeting:
Patricia Edwards, City Clerk
Dated: December 7, 2007


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