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2019 Meetings

 


April 23, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 23, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Adopted the City’s Fiscal Year 2019-20 Statement of Investment Policy and directed staff to submit the policy to the Association of Public Treasurers of the United States and Canada for certification in their annual award program.
  • Approved the submission of the five-year Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Received an overview of the Newhall Gateway conceptual plan.

View the Entire Agenda for the April 23, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.  


April 9, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 9, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Supported Assembly Bill 1530, House Resolution 1708, S. 774 and opposed Assembly Bill 68.
  • Approved an amendment to the 2018-19 Municipal Law Enforcement Services Agreement for one additional 40-hour non-relief Growth Motor Deputy.
  • Approved the purchase of a trail dozer in an amount not to exceed $126,663.
  • Awarded a one-time grant to Bridge to Home in the amount of $150,000 to hire a project manager to assist with the construction of their year-round shelter project and to increase capacity of local homeless services.
  • Approved a contract with Los Angeles County to receive $75,000 in Measure H implementation grant funding for a Homeless Coordinator to implement the Community Plan to Address Homeless.  

View the Entire Agenda for the April 9, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.  

 


 

March 26, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, March 26, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Adopted a resolution amending the Council Norms and Procedures for Council meetings and related functions and activities to include modified Rosenberg’s Rules of Order.
  • Approved the plans and specifications, and awarded a construction contract, for the 2018-19 Citywide Major Thoroughfare Median Turf Removal Project, which will remove the existing turf and replace it with a new landscape pallet, and install water-efficient irrigation and new concrete paver strips on Via Princessa from Sierra Highway to Weyerhauser way.
  • Awarded a three-year contract to Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority for ranger patrol services in City Open Space, in an amount not to exceed $112,200.  
  • Designated Councilmember Weste as the delegate, and Mayor McLean as the alternate to the San Gabriel Mountains Community Collaborative.

View the Entire Agenda for the March 26, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.  

 


March 12, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, March 12, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Approved the 2018-19 Annual Concrete Rehabilitation Program that consists of the removal and replacement of damaged sidewalks, driveway approaches, and the construction of access ramps at various locations within the City. Awarded a construction contract to FS Contractors, Inc., in the amount not to exceed $450,000.
  • Approved and authorized an agreement between the City of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Community College District regarding the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.
  • Approved and authorized an agreement between the City of Santa Clarita and the Newhall School District regarding the Newhall Family Theatre for the Performing Arts at Newhall Elementary School.

View the Entire Agenda for the March 12, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.  


February 26, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, February 26, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Proclaimed the month of February as Black History Month, received five American Public Works Association awards for Public Works projects and received a presentation on the Santa Clarita Public Library One Story One City Program.
  • Supported S. 47, S. 129, House Resolution 530, House Resolution 1015, Assembly Bill 213 and opposed Senate Bill 50.
  • Awarded a three-year maintenance contract to Tanko Streetlighting, Inc., for an annual amount of $250,000, to provide maintenance services on approximately 6,300 streetlight poles transferred from Southern California Edison to the City.
  • Approved the purchase of a John Deere 210L wheel loader in an amount not to exceed $83,228. The wheel loader will be used regularly to move large quantities of material, clear road debris, and assist with road pavement repairs. 
  • Adopted a Tax Equity and Financial Responsibility Act (TEFRA) resolution that approved the issuance of tax-exempt obligations by the California Public Finance Authority to finance, refinance or reimburse costs of acquisition by Trinity Classical Academy.

View the Entire Agenda for the February 26, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.


 

February 12, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, February 12, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Adopted a resolution to adjust speed limits on specific roadway segments included in the Engineering and Traffic Survey Study.
  • Awarded construction and support service contracts for Phase I of the Canyon Country Community Center project.
  • Awarded a design and build contract to Great Western Installations, Inc., in the amount not to exceed $1,113,200, for the construction of an inclusive play area at Canyon Country Park.

View the Entire Agenda for the February 12, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.


January 22, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, January 22, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Received a presentation regarding the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Commission Goals for 2019.
  • Awarded a design and build contract to design and install nine electric vehicle charging stations at various locations citywide. This included the authorization to execute a donation agreement with FivePoint for eight commercial charging stations. 
  • Awarded a contract to Cubic Transportation System, Inc., in the amount of $1,314,678, for the procurement and installation of upgraded regional bus TAP farebox equipment.
  • Approved the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, completed by the independent audit firm, Vavrinek, Trine, Day & Co., LLP. Based on the audit performed the City received an unmodified “clean” audit opinion letter which reflects the best level an organization can receive on its financial statement.  
  • Approved the City Council Committee Appointments list for 2019.

View the Entire Agenda for the January 22, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.


January 8, 2019

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, January 8, 2019:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Adopted a resolution terminating the Santa Clarita Landscaping and Lighting District assessment modification proceedings and cancelled the January 22, 2019 Public Hearing. 
  • Awarded a two-year contract to Staygreen, Inc., in the amount of $342,958, to provide landscape maintenance services to Landscape Maintenance District Zone 3 (Sierra Heights), Zone 5 (Sunset Hills), Zone 6 (Canyon Crest) and Zone T31 (Shangri La).  
  • Approved the 2019 Community Services and Arts Grants Committee’s program funding recommendations, in an amount not to exceed $90,000 for Community Services Grants and $90,000 for the Arts Grants, for a total of $180,000.
  • Conducted a Public Hearing and adopted a resolution granting The Master’s University a 10-year time extension/renewal of its approved Master Plan.
  • Nominated and approved appointments for three regular positions on each of the Planning Commission, Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Commission, Arts Commission, and Open Space Preservation District Financial Accountability and Audit Panel, and one position for the Los Angeles County Vector Control Board.
  • Discussed changes to Council Norms and Procedures for City Council meetings and related functions and activities, and provided direction to staff that an agenda item be brought forward at a later date to consider changes in the conduct of City Council meetings.

View the Entire Agenda for the January 8, 2019 meeting.

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. 

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.