REGULAR MEETING - WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2012
CITY HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
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Torrance, CA 90505
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OPENING MATTERS – 7:00 P.M.
ANNOUNCEMENTS/INTRODUCTIONS – 7:05 P.M.
COMMUNICATIONS - PUBLIC COMMENT – 7:10 P.M.
CONSENT ITEMS – 7:20 P.M.
Approval of meeting minutes from November 28, 2012.
Minutes of November
2. Recommendation to approve the
appointment of Richard Cassel by Mayor pro tem Gaines to the
Communications and Technology Commission, term ending March 31,
Item 2 - Staff Report
Attachment - Commission application
3. Recommendation to approve the
appointment of Alicia Weintraub by Councilmember Shapiro to the
Planning Commission, term ending March 31, 2013.
Item 3 - Staff Report
Attachment - Commission application
4. Adoption of Resolution No.
2012-1358, approving a salary range adjustment for the position of
Community Services Director.
Item 4 - Staff Report
Attachment - Resolution No. 2012-1358
5. Recommendation to Extend the
Dapeer, Rosenblit and Litvak, LLP Contract for an additional
5 - Staff Report
Attachment A - Original Retainer Agreement
Attachment B - Amendment No. 1
Attachment C - Proposed Amendment No. 2
BUSINESS – 7:30 P.M.
6. Recommendation from the Library
Commission regarding inter-library loan (ILL) and study room fees;
and adoption of Resolution No. 2012-1357, approving said fees.
6 - Staff Report
Attachment A - Resolution No. 2012-1357
Attachment B - Library Fee Data
Attachment C - Patron Counts
INFORMATIONAL REPORTS – 7:40 P.M.
7. Check Register for the period
of November 20 to November 28, 2012.
Item 7 - Check Register Report
FORCE REPORTS – 7:43 P.M.
MANAGER’S REPORT – 7:45 P.M.
FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS – 7:50 P.M.
Future Agenda Items
ADJOURN – 8:00 P.M.
The City Council will adjourn in
memory of Sandy Nelson, Councilmember Shapiro’s mother-in-law;
Martin Seda, former Calabasas Chamber of Commerce Board Member; and
Richard Maloney, long-time City resident to their next regular
meeting scheduled on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
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