July 2, 2013 > Union City City Council Meeting
Union City City Council Meeting
June 25, 2013
Proclamations and Presentations
A federal update from Congressman Eric Swalwell will be postponed until a future city council meeting in either July or September.
Adopted a resolution to authorize signatories for the State of California Local Agency Investment Fund.
Adopted a resolution approving amendments to the fiscal year 2012-2013 budget.
Adopted a resolution amending the authorized positions list and compensation plan to reflect requests in the FY 2013-14 and FY 2014-15 proposed budget and to incorporate scheduled bargaining unit salary adjustments.
Mayor Dutra-Vernaci removed a resolution to accept work for the East Plaza improvements for a future meeting.
Held a public hearing and adopted a resolution approving the Master Fee Schedule for Fiscal Year 2013-14 from $110 per year to $90 per year.
City Manager Reports
Chief Foley reported that a study showed that a merger between Union City and Fremont's dispatch networks would benefit the Tri-City area and reduce costs in Union City. A number of dispatchers and concerned citizens voiced opposition to this proposal, which would cost many dispatchers their jobs. Council took no action.
Adopted a resolution approving the FY 2013-14 and 2014-15 operating budget and the five-year capital improvement plan for FY 2013-14 through 2017-18 and adopted a resolution establishing an appropriation (Gann) limit for fiscal year 2013-14. The total fiscal year 2013-14 budget will be $102,569,363 and $101,935,185 in 2014-15. The operating budget for FY 2013-14 will be $70,029,359. It will increase to $71,360,699 in FY 2014-2015.
Mayor Carol Dutra-Vernaci Aye
Vice Mayor Emily Duncan Aye
Councilmember Lorrin Ellis Aye
Councilmember Pat Gacoscos Aye
Councilmember Jim Navarro Aye