CITY OF SANTA CLARITA
CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
City Council Chambers
23920 Valencia Blvd. 1 st Floor
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY - No New Business
PUBLIC FINANCING AUTHORITY - No New Business
Public Participation Process
During the Public Participation portion of the meeting, each person
wishing to speak should prepare a presentation of not more than three (3)
minutes. Public Participation speaker's slips must be submitted to the
City Clerk BEFORE this portion of the meeting begins. Anyone wishing to
address an item on the agenda should fill out a speaker's slip and submit
it to the City Clerk BEFORE the Mayor announces the item. Each person
addressing the Council is given three (3) minutes to speak indicated by a
colored light system on the Council dais; a green light appears when the
speaker begins; a yellow light appears when 30 seconds remain and a red
light appears when time has expired. Comments should be complete at this
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you
need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the
City Clerk's Office, (661) 255-4391. Notification 48 hours prior to the
meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure
accessibility to this meeting. (28CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title
INVOCATION - Ender
CALL TO ORDER
FLAG SALUTE led by Boy Scout Troop 58
This time has been set aside for Councilmembers to review the agenda
and obtain any further information that may be needed. Council will also
discuss each individual item during the course of the meeting with the
exception of the Consent Calendar, which may be approved in its entirety
by one motion, unless there is a request to pull an item for discussion.
No action will be taken on public agenda items during the Executive
APPROVAL OF AGENDA - Mayor to inquire whether there are any
changes to the Agenda or if any member of the Council or the public would
like to pull for discussion, any item on the Consent Calendar.
RESULTS OF APRIL 13, 2010 GENERAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION
- In accordance with Elections Code Sections 10262 and
10263, upon completion of the canvass, the elections official (City
Clerk) shall certify the results to the governing body (City
Council). The City Council shall meet at its usual place of meeting
no later than the third Friday after the election, to declare the
results and to install the newly elected officers.
ACTION: Adopt a resolution reciting the fact of the General
Municipal Election held on April 13, 2010, declaring the result and
such other matters as provided by law.
CITY CLERK ADMINISTERS THE OATH OF OFFICE TO NEWLY ELECTED CITY
NEWLY ELECTED CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS ARE SEATED
REMARKS BY NEWLY ELECTED CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS
RECESS AND RECONVENE
AWARDS/RECOGNITION TO MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY
Autism Awareness Month
Awards Received by the City of Santa Clarita at the 2010 California
Parks and Recreation Society Annual Conference
PRESENTATIONS TO THE CITY
All matters listed under the Consent Calendar are considered
routine and will be enacted by one motion by the City Council. The
items are not individually discussed by the City Council unless a
request is made by a member of the public or the Council, in which
case, the item(s) will be removed from the Consent Calendar and will
be considered separately.
OF MEETING MINUTES - The minutes of the previous City
Council meetings are submitted for approval.
ACTION: Approve minutes of the March 23, 2010 special and
regular meetings of the City Council.
OF ORDINANCE TITLES - Government Code Section 36934 requires
that all ordinances be read in full prior to Council taking action
on the ordinance. By listing the ordinance title on the Council
agenda, Council may determine that the title has been
RECOMMENDED ACTION: Determine that the titles to all
ordinances which appear on this public agenda have been read, and
waive further reading.
CLARITA SPORTS COMPLEX, PHASE IV, SITE IMPROVEMENTS - PROJECT P3010
ACCEPTANCE - Acceptance of completed Phase IV site
improvements on Project P3010.
RECOMMENDED ACTION: Accept
the work performed by Valley Crest Landscape, Inc., on the Santa
Clarita Sports Complex, Phase IV, Project P3010. Direct the City
Clerk to file the Notice of Completion with the County Recorder.
Direct staff to release the balance of the retention 35 days after
Notice of Completion is recorded, provided no stop notices, as
provided by law, have been filed.
TO MODIFY AND/OR ESTABLISH NO-STOPPING ZONES AT FOUR LOCATIONS
(VISTA DELGADO DRIVE, CALGROVE BOULEVARD, SECO CANYON ROAD, AND
MAGIC MOUNTAIN PARKWAY) - The City received four different
parking related requests. The first request is to modify an existing
no-stopping zone along Vista Delgado Drive in front of Arroyo Seco
Junior High School for it to be in effect from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00
p.m. on school days only. The second request is to establish
overnight parking restrictions adjacent to the park located on
Calgrove Boulevard between Creekside Drive and the gate at the end
of the road to improve visibility of the park and enhance
neighborhood safety. The third request is to establish three
no-stopping zones along Seco Canyon Road to improve visibility and
access at the entrances to the Mountain View condominium complex.
The fourth is to establish a no-stopping zone on the south side of
Magic Mountain Parkway along the frontage of the commercial
center/office plaza east of Tourney Road.
Adopt four resolutions to modify an existing no-stopping zone on
Vista Delgado Drive, establish overnight parking restrictions on
Calgrove Boulevard, establish three no-stopping zones on Seco Canyon
Road, and establish a no-stopping zone on Magic Mountain Parkway.
REGISTER NOS. 5 & 6 - Approval of the Check
RECOMMENDED ACTION: Approve and ratify for
payment the demands presented in Check Register Nos. 5 & 6.
This time has been set aside for the public to address the City Council
on items that are NOT on
the agenda. Council will not act upon those
items at this meeting other than to review and return without action or
provide direction to staff. ALL speakers must submit a speaker's slip to
the City Clerk prior to this portion of the meeting and prepare a
presentation not to exceed three (3) minutes. The number of people wishing
to speak will divide the thirty minutes allowed for public input, maximum
time allowed per person will be three (3) minutes.
STAFF COMMENTS (Matters of Public
ADJOURNMENT in memory of Trae Daniel Allen, Samuel Mells, and
Timothy James White
A City Council Study Session will be
held Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 5:30 p.m. in the Century Room, 1st floor of
City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita CA.
The next regular
meeting of the City Council will be held Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at 6 p.m.
in the Council Chamber, 1st floor of City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd.,
Santa Clarita, CA.
I, Sarah P. Gorman, City Clerk, do hereby certify that I am the duly
appointed and qualified City Clerk for the City of Santa Clarita and that
on April 22, 2010, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., the foregoing
agenda was posted at City Hall and the Santa Clarita Sheriff's Station.
P. Gorman, Esq.
Santa Clarita, California