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monday, September 18, 2006

5:00 P.M.

6th Floor Conference Room, 2180 Milvia Street
Teleconference Locations 1636 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA

The City Council may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda.

This meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Brown Act, Government Code Section 54953, 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 City Clerk Department, 981-6900.


Preliminary Matters

Roll Call

Public Comment: (A total of 20 minutes is scheduled.  Each speaker is limited to a maximum of 2 minutes.  Comments are limited to items listed on this special meeting agenda).

Closed Session

The City Council will recess to closed session to discuss each of the following matters, not necessarily in the order listed below:



Unions:                       Berkeley Fire Fighters Association Local 1227 I.A.F.F.


City Negotiators:       Philip Kamlarz, City Manager

                                    Lisa Caronna, Deputy City Manager

                                    Tracy Vesely, Budget Manager

                                    Debra Pryor, Fire Chief

                                    David Orth, Deputy Fire Chief

                                    David Hodgkins, Director of Human Resources

                                    Margarita Zamora, Senior Human Resources Analyst

                                    Robert Kraus, Senior Human Resources Analyst




City of Berkeley v. Reza Valiyee, et al.

ACSC No. 737686-3


City of Berkeley v. Reza Valiyee, et al.

ACSC No. 748526-4


Eugene Evans, et al. v. City of Berkeley, et al.

ACSC No. 809180-4; California Supreme Court No. S112621; United States Supreme Court No. 06-40


Elizabeth O’Malley, et al. v. City LPC, et al.

ACSC No. 837247-5


City of Berkeley v. Reza Valiyee

ACSC No. 837667-1


Rash B. Ghosh v. Shirley Dean, Mayor, City Council, ZAB, Zoning Dept.

ACSC No. 2002 043750


Berkeley Police Association v. City of Berkeley, PRC

ACSC No. 2002 057569


Helix Electric Inc., v. Arntz Builders; The American Insurance Company; City of Berkeley

ACSC No. 2002 061480


Richard Schwarzmann v. City of Berkeley, et al.

ACSC No. 2001 26119


Bay Systems Integrators, Inc. v. Helix Electric, Inc., City of Berkeley, American Ins. Co.

ACSC No. RG 03 089440


Earnest Darden v. Berkeley Community Media and Berkeley City Council

USDC No. C 03 3264 MMC


Arntz Buildings v. City of Berkeley, Library Project Manager

ACSC No. BG 03 095394


Ruth Ellen Pearce, Trustee of the Ruth Ellen Pearce Revocable Trust, et al. v. All Persons Claiming Any Interest In, or Lien Upon, the Real Property Herein Described; City of Berkeley, et al.

ACSC No. RG 04 181677


Americans For Safe Access, James Blair, Michael L. Goodbar, and Donald O. Tolbert v. County of Alameda, Bradley Clark, City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 04 192053


Raymond Chamberlin v. City of Albany, City of Berkeley

ACSC No. HG 05 200281


City of Berkeley v. University of California, Regents of the University of California

ACSC No. RG 05 199505


Soroya Radmanesh v. City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 04 191982


Randolph Walker v. City of Berkeley and Roland Anolin

ACSC No. RG 05 205825


Maarteen Kalway and Mary Kalway v. City of Berkeley, Planning Commission, Dan Marks, Planning and Development Director

ACSC No. RG 05 05208534


City of Berkeley v. The Boykin Group, Boykin Berkeley, LLC, Boykin Hotel Properties, LP, Berkeley I. Leasing, LLC

ACSC No. HG 05 199209


Jaipal Walia v. City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 05 222860


Valentine Corp. v. City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 05 220900


City of Berkeley v. Hernan Galvan, an individual, DBA American Systems Parking, and Metropolitan Systems Parking

ACSC No. RG 05 226079


Association for Responsible Development v. City of Berkeley, Berkeley City Council

ACSC No. HG 05 220335


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


Jacqueline Bradley v. City of Berkeley

DFEH No. U200506M1127-00-p


Daniel Mcmullan, Michael Diehl v. City Of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 06 274017


Sherry Kelly, Clerk Of The City Of Berkeley, Petitioner v. Alameda County Board Of Supervisors, Tom Bates, Doris Maslach, Elizabeth P. Merrill, Orna Shaughnessy, Afam Agbodike, Blake Von Knopka, Eleanor Peeples, Dean Metzger, Jim Smith, Shirley Dean

ACSC No. RG 06 285827


Landmarks Preservation Update 2006 Laurie Bright And Roger Marquis v. County Of Alameda Bradley J. Clark In His Official Capacity As County Of Alameda Registrar Of Voters, City Of Berkeley And Does 1-20, Inclusive, Respondents And Defendants; Berkeley City Council, Real Parties In Interest

ACSC No. RG 06 285758


Cheryl F. Lindenau v. City Of Berkeley, Does 1 – 50

ACSC No. RG 06 283007


Brian Archibald v. BOSS, City Of Berkeley, et al.

ACSC No. RG 04 181788


Farmers Insurance Exchange v. City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 05 232697


Dorothy Hunt v. City of Berkeley

ACSC No. RG 05220639


James, Shannon B. v. Berkeley Police Department, et al.

USDC No. C 04 1195 MMC


Meggs, Jason, Salsbury, Ryan v. City of Berkeley, et al.

USDC No. C 02 0693 MHP


Salsbury, Ryan, Meggs, Jason, et al. v. City of Berkeley, et al.

USDC No. C 02 1528 CRB


State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co. v. City Of Berkeley

ACSC No. BG 06 254541


Harry K. Vernon v. City Of Berkeley, et al.

ACSC No. 842999-1; California Court of Appeal No. A109680




City of Marina and Fort Ord Reuse Authority v. Board of Trustees of the Cal State University

Cal. Supreme Ct. No. S 117816


Ayon, et al. v. Cintas Corporation

Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC 310696


Council of the City of New York v. Michael R. Bloomberg, Mayor of New York

New York Supreme Court – Appellate Div. First Department, New York County No. 115214/04


Jackie Pieri, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.

California Court of Appeal Case No. A110571