May 3, 2011 > Fremont City Council
Fremont City Council
April 26, 2011
Accept Transportation Development Act funds of $128,117 for sidewalk improvement at Alder Avenue and Nicolet Avenue in the vicinity of Los Cerritos Community Park and American High School.
Accept $138,000 Transportation Development Act funds from Metropolitan Transportation Commission for electronic bicycle lockers at Fremont BART station.
Reject all bids for construction of storage facility at Fire Station #6 due to a blue print error; bids will be re-solicited.
Recognize a new Police Management Unit bargaining unit.
Adopt 2011 guidelines for Draft Policy on Labor Negotiations. Change to reporting requirements for councilmembers who have had contact and discussion with members of bargaining units regarding compensation and labor relations.
Vice Mayor Chan referral: direct staff to explore reduction of scheduled meeting schedule. It was noted that the current schedule includes a work session once per month that could be combined with a regular meeting. If the schedule is modified, additional meetings could be called as necessary.
Request the draft of a letter to be signed by the Mayor to object to Caltrans project in Niles Canyon. Council comments noted that plans and current work is "not minor" and "beyond shock."
Council adjourned in memory of Alan Heyman.
Mayor Bob Wasserman Aye
Vice Mayor Suzanne Lee Chan Aye
Anu Natarajan Aye
Bill Harrison Absent
Dominic Dutra Aye