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Special Meeting eAgenda
September 15
, 2008

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PROCLAMATION

CALLING A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL 

In accordance with the authority in me vested, I do hereby call the Berkeley City Council in special session as follows:

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2008

5:00 P.M.

2180 Milvia Street, 1st Floor, Cypress Room

AGENDA

 

Roll Call

Public Comment - Limited to items on this agenda only

CLOSED SESSION:

The City Council will convene in closed session to meet concerning the following:

  1. Conference with Legal Counsel – Pending Litigation Pursuant to Government Code section 54956.9(a):

 U-Haul Company of California v. City Of Berkeley, City Council, et al.
ACSC No. RG 07 352204

U-Haul Co. of California, Amerco Real Estate Company v. City of Berkeley
USDC C08-02313 WDB

City of Berkeley v. U-Haul Co. of California, a California corporation; Amerco Real Estate Company, a Nevada corporation
ACSC No. RG08 388586

Helix Electric Inc. v. Arntz Builders; The American Insurance Company; City of Berkeley
ACSC No. 2002 061480

Bay Systems Integrators, Inc. v. Helix Electric, Inc., City, American Ins. Co.
ACSC No. RG 03 089440

Arntz Builders v. City of Berkeley, Library Project Manager
ACSC No. BG 03 095394

Berkeley Police Association v. City of Berkeley, PRC
ACSC No. 2002 057569

Carl Friberg, Anne Wagley, Jim Sharp and Dean Metzger v. Tom Bates, CouncilMembers Maio, Moore, Anderson, Capitelli, Wozniak, City of Berkeley, City Council, Phil Kamlarz, Manuela Albuquerque
ACSC No. RG 05 230715

OPEN SESSION:

Public Reports of actions taken pursuant to Government Code section 54957.1.

 Adjournment

I hereby request that the City Clerk of the City of Berkeley cause personal notice to be given to each member of the Berkeley City Council on the time and place of said meeting, forthwith.

 

                                                IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand

                                                and caused the official seal of the City of Berkeley to be

                                                affixed on this 11 day of September, 2008.

                                                

                                                Tom Bates , Mayor

Public Notice – this Proclamation serves as the official agenda for this meeting.

ATTEST:

Deanna Despain, Acting City Clerk                     

Tom Bates, Mayor

Councilmembers:

District 1 – Linda Maio

District 5 – Laurie Capitelli

District 2 – Darryl Moore

District 6 – Betty Olds

District 3 – Max Anderson

District 7 – Kriss Worthington

District 4 – vacant

District 8 – Gordon Wozniak

This meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Brown Act, Government Code Section 54953, and Teleconferencing.  Any member of the public may attend this meeting at either the Council Chambers or at the teleconference location Questions regarding this matter may be addressed to Deanna Despain, Acting City Clerk, 981-6900

NOTICE CONCERNING YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS: If you object to a decision by the City Council to approve or deny a use permit or variance for a project the following requirements and restrictions apply:  1) No lawsuit challenging a City decision to deny (Code Civ. Proc. '1094.6(b)) or approve (Gov. Code 65009(c)(5)) a use permit or variance may be filed more than 90 days after the date the Notice of Decision of the action of the City Council is mailed. Any lawsuit not filed within that 90-day period will be barred.  2) In any lawsuit that may be filed against a City Council decision to approve or deny a use permit or variance, the issues and evidence will be limited to those raised by you or someone else, orally or in writing, at a public hearing or prior to the close of the last public hearing on the project. 

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COMMUNICATION ACCESS INFORMATION:

This meeting is being held in a wheelchair accessible location.

To request a disability-related accommodation(s) to participate in the meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please contact the Disability Services specialist at 981-6346(V) or 981-7075 (TDD) at least three business days before the meeting date.

Please refrain from wearing scented products to this meeting.

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