Current Council Agenda

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
7:00 P.M.

Council Chamber 
200 Old Bernal Avenue
Pleasanton, CA 94566





* Pledge of Allegiance * Remarks by Councilmember Brown * Roll Call



Items listed on the consent calendar are considered routine in nature and may be enacted by one motion.  If discussion is required, that particular item will be removed from the consent calendar and will be considered separately.

City Attorney

1. Introduce an ordinance to amend Pleasanton Municipal Code Section 3.32 and approve modifications to the Purchasing Procedures and Manual to increase monetary limits for bidding public projects consistent with the California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Act 

City Manager

2. Approve meeting minutes of September 18, 2018

3. Adopt resolution declaring a shelter crisis pursuant to California Government Code §8698 et seq., and authorizing participation in the Homeless Emergency Aid Program (HEAP) and SB 850 

Community Development

4. Approve restriping Stoneridge Drive at Arroyo Mocho Bridge to facilitate two lanes in both the Eastbound and Westbound directions

Economic Development

5. Public Hearing: Adopt a resolution levying the Downtown Pleasanton Business Improvement District Assessment for 2019

Operations Services

6. Approve agreement with New Image Landscape in the amount of $324,408 for Street Median Mulching Replenishment throughout the city 

7. Approve second amendment to agreement with Terra Landscape for Miscellaneous Landscape Services for landscape maintenance at various street medians, and facilities throughout the city


8. Presentation of a proclamation declaring October as National Bullying Prevention Month and October 24 as Unity Day

9. Business Anniversary Recognition

10. Public Comment from the audience regarding items not listed on the agenda – Speakers are encouraged to limit comments to 3 minutes.

If necessary to assure completion of the following items, the Mayor may establish time limits for the presentations by individual speakers.

11. Presentation by Tri-Valley – San Joaquin Regional Rail Authority on the Valley Link project and consider adoption of a resolution supporting a Multiple Unit system

12. Presentation by Zone 7 Water Agency on Water Supply Study Update and proposed Wholesale Water Rates

13. Continued at the request of Appellant Rabbi Raleigh Resnick Public Hearing: Consider appeals of Michael and Darlene Miller and Chabad of the Tri-Valley of the Planning Commissions’ approval of a conditional use permit and design review for the operation of a religious institution with a childcare facility/preschool and for site modifications including a playground and terrace for outdoor activities for Chabad of the Tri-Valley located at 3370 Hopyard Road


Brief reports on conferences, seminars, and meetings attended by the Mayor and City Council




Under Government Code §54957.5, any writings/documents regarding an open session item on this agenda provided to a majority of the City Council after distribution of the agenda packet will be available for public inspection at City Hall in the City Clerk’s Office, 123 Main Street, Pleasanton.

There is a 90-day limit for the filing of a challenge in the Superior Court to certain City administrative decisions and orders, which require a hearing by law, the receipt of evidence, and the exercise of discretion. The 90-day limit begins on the date the decision is final (Code of Civil Procedure § 1094.6).  Further, if you challenge an action taken by the City Council in court, you may be limited, by California law, including but not limited to Government Code §65009, to raising only those issues you or someone else raised in the public hearing, or in written correspondence delivered to the City Council prior to or at the public hearing. The City Council may be requested to reconsider a decision if the request is made prior to the next City Council meeting, regardless of whether it is a regular or special meeting.


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