Needles, CA: Summary and voting results from the Needles Board of Public Utilities Meeting.

Needles, CA: Summary and voting results from the Needles Board of Public Utilities Meeting.

A Needles Board of Public Utilities Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 inside the Needles City Council Chambers in Needles, California.

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** Here is a summary and the voting results that occurred during the meeting: **

** Consent Calendar: **

All matters listed on the Consent Calendar are considered to be routine and will be enacted by one motion in the form listed. The Chairman or any Member of the Board may pull an item from the Consent Calendar for discussion. Prior to Board action, a member of the public may address the Board on matters scheduled on the Consent Calendar. A three-minute time limit per person applies. Recommended Action: Approve Items #1 through #2 on the Consent Calendar by affirmative vote.

  • Agenda Item #1:

Approval of the minutes of the regular meeting held February 19, 2019.

  • Agenda Item #2:

Authorize purchase of a 2019 Chevrolet 2500 utility truck with rack using $37,116 from the water vehicle replacement fund.

Members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities voted unanimously to approve Agenda Items #1 through #2 on the Consent Calendar.

** Regular Items: **

  • Agenda Item #3:

Authorize Board Member(s) to attend the 2019 Solar Summit in Scottsdale, AZ on May 14-15, 2019.

Members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities voted unanimously authorize Board Member Phil to attend the 2019 Solar Summit in Scottsdale, AZ on May 14-15, 2019.

** Reports: ****

  • Agenda Item #4:

Nitrate monitoring violation for calendar year 2018.

Agenda Item #4 was an Information Only and no votes were conducted from members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities.

  • Agenda Item #5:

Ad-Hoc Committee report on the status of a solar farm.

Agenda Item #5 was an Information Only and no votes were conducted from members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities.

  • Agenda Item #6:

Ad-Hoc Committee report on the status of the net metering interconnect agreement revisions.

Agenda Item #6 was an Information Only and no votes were conducted from members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities.

  • Agenda Item #7:

EUSI, LLC operational support services relating to the wastewater treatment facility and collection system January 2019

Agenda Item #7 was an Information Only and no votes were conducted from members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities.

** Pending Matters (Not For Discussion At This Time): **

  • Agenda Item A:

Audit suggestions relating to inventory control (meeting of January 16, 2018).

  • Agenda Item B:

Review rate policy relating to customer generators and solar mandate established by the California Energy Commission (meeting of February 5, 2019)

No votes were conducted from members of the Needles Board of Public Utilities on Agenda Items A and B.

** Needles City Manager’s Report: **

– Agenda Item #A: Incident Report(s):

** Needles Board of Public Utilities Requests: **

For more information regarding the Needles Board of Public Utilities Meetings, please contact Cheryl K. Sallis at the City of Needles at: 1 (760) 326-2113 Ext. 315.

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