Needles, CA: Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting is tonight.

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Needles, CA: Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting is tonight.

A Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting is being held on Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 at the Needles City Council Chambers on J Street near Bailey Avenue in Needles, California.

The Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting will start at 6:00pm PT with an Executive Session Meeting being held at 5:00pm PT.


**** Here is a few of the agenda items being discuss or vote on includes the following: ****

** Executive Session Agenda Items: **

– Agenda Item A: Conference with Labor Negotiator pursuant to California Government Code §54957.6 Personnel City Negotiator: Attorney Tom Slovak via teleconference – Employee Organization: San Bernardino Public Employees Association (S.B.P.E.A.).

– Agenda Item B: Pursuant to California Government Code Section 54956.8-conference with real property negotiator and, if desired, action to sell city owned property consisting of: 610 acres located in San Bernardino County and commonly known as assessor’s parcel number 0659-081-29: Agency Negotiator: Needles City Manager Rick Daniels. Under negotiation; Price, terms and terms of payment regarding sale of above described property. Negotiating parties: City of Needles as seller and Mojave Investments III, LLC as buyer.

 

– Agenda Item C: Pursuant to California Government Code Section 54956.8-conference with real property negotiator and, if desired, action to sell city owned property consisting of: 101.4 acres located in San Bernardino County and commonly known as assessor’s parcel numbers 0659-161-01 and 0659-161-06: Agency Negotiator: Needles City Manager Rick Daniels. Under negotiation: Price, terms and terms of payment regarding sale of above described property. Negotiating parties: City of Needles as seller and Mojave investments lll, LLC as buyer.

 


** Presentations: **

– Agenda Item #1: San Bernardino County Fire Department Chief Benfield will give an overview on current fire department activities.

** No website address to agenda item packet available from City of Needles website. **

(Information Agenda Item)

 

 

** Joint Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting: **

 

– Agenda Item #2: Needles Public Utility Authority Action Item: Approve the minutes of January 28 and February 11, 2014.

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #3: Needles Public Utility Authority Action: Resolution No. 02-25-2014-NPUA adopting the proposed revised budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2014.

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #4: Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Action: Information on the consequences to the NPUA should the State use its power to enforce the requirement to reduce water consumption in Needle.

 

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(Information Agenda Item)

 


** Adjourn the Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting and reconvene as the Needles City Council Meeting: **


** Consent Calendar Agenda Items: **

**** Consent Calendar: All matters listed on the Consent Calendar are considered to be routine and will be enacted by a motion in the form listed. The City of Needles Mayor or any members of the Needles City Council may pull an agenda item from the Consent Calendar for discussion. Prior to a Needles City Council action, a member of the public may address the members of the Needles City Council on the matter scheduled on the Consent Calendar. Their is a 3 minute time limit per person applies. The recommended action was to approve Agenda Items #5 to #11 on the Consent Calendar by affirmative roll call vote. ****

 

– Agenda Item #5: Approve the warrants register through Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 and hospital related payments of $11,070.00 to CPSI to pay off the contract.

 

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– Agenda Item #6: Approve the minutes of the regular meeting of Tuesday, February 11th, 2014.

 

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– Agenda Item #7: Acknowledge and accept a Conflict Waiver Letter from Best, Best & Krieger LLP regarding their concurrent representation on two separate matters: I-4O / J Street Connector project and APN 185-066-019 (1401 Needles Highway), and authorize the city manager to sign same.

 

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– Agenda Item #8: Approve the 2013-2014 budget revisions for the Needles Area Transit (N.A.T.).

 

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– Agenda Item #9: Waive the reading and adopt Resolution No. 2014-9 A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Needles directing the City Manager to authorize San Bernardino County Fire Department to sell a city owned 1988 Ford C800 Fire Truck.

 

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– Agenda Item #10: Authorize staff to accept the work completed by McCormick Construction for the emergency repairs and repaving at the Rainbo Beach Wash and Almquist Wash on Needles Hwy and tile “Notice of Completion” with the San Bernardino County Recorder.

 

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– Agenda Item #11: Accept Change Order No. 5 to McCormick Construction for the concrete chipping and additional widening of the concrete sidewalk on the south (park side) at the El Garces Phase 2 in the amount of $1,427.80.

 

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** Regular Agenda Items: **

 

– Agenda Item #12: Resolution No. 2014-8 – A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Needles adopting the revised budget for fiscal year ending Monday, June 30th, 2014.

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #13: Approve Contract No. 04-1235 A-1 between the City of Needles and San Bernardino County Fire Protection District for local fire protection services.

 

http://cityofneedles.com/2014%20website%20file%20posting/1%20-%20City%20Council%20-%20NPUA%20-%20SARDA/2%20-%20February%202014/Feb%2025/cc_022514-13.pdf

 

(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #14: Discussion to name the Needles dog park “Spikes Desert Dog Park.”

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #15: Accept a donation from the Centennial Committee and authorize installation of the cantilevered train signal in the Train Park west of the El Garces.

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #16: Direct the City Clerk to place an ad in the Needles Desert Star advertising to fill vacancies on the Needles Community Enhancement Corporation (N.C.E.C.) Board.

 

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(Action Agenda Item)

 

 

– Agenda Item #17: Resolution 2014-10 – A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Needles establishing rates and policies for the rental of the City’s El Garces meeting room.

 

Approved the El Garces Grounds and Building Maintenance Budget.

 

Resolution 2014-11 A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Needles authorizing issuance of a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for a commercial real estate broker/ property manager to represent City of Needles in leasing and managing the El Garces Facility.

 

http://cityofneedles.com/2014%20website%20file%20posting/1%20-%20City%20Council%20-%20NPUA%20-%20SARDA/2%20-%20February%202014/Feb%2025/cc_022514-17.pdf

 

(Action Agenda Items)

– Needles City Attorney’s Report.

Needles City Attorney John Pinkney.

– Needles City Manager Report:

Needles City Manager Rick Daniels.

– Needles City Council Members Requests:

Needles City Council Member Jim Lopez.

Needles City Council Member Linda Kidd.

Needles City Council Member Tony Frazier.

Vice Mayor Terry Campbell.

Needles City Council Member Tom Darcy.

Needles City Council Member Shawn Gudmundson.

City of Needles Mayor Edward T. Paget.

**** For more information and to view the agendas from the Needles City Council Meetings and the other City of Needles Meetings is at the following City of Needles website addresses: ****

http://www.cityofneedles.com/Pages/Departments-Services/Boards/2014-city-meetings.html

http://cityofneedles.com/2014%20website%20file%20posting/1%20-%20City%20Council%20-%20NPUA%20-%20SARDA/2%20-%20February%202014/Feb%2025/cc_022514-agenda-linked.pdf

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For more information regarding the Needles City Council Meetings, please contact Dale Jones in the City Clerk’s Office at the City of Needles at: 1 (760) 326-2113 Ext. 345.

 

 

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