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November 12, 2013 > Milpitas City Council

Milpitas City Council

November 5, 2013

Presentations and Proclamations:
Mayor Esteves proclaimed October 24, 2013 as ÒWorld Polio Day.Ó In 1988, Rotary, the World Health Organization [WHO], UNICEF, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention came together to launch the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. More recently, the initiative has benefited from the tremendous support of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Milpitas Rotary President Mark Tiernan and Councilmember/Rotarian Debbie Giordano received the proclamation. Polio has been eradicatedÊglobally, except forÊa number of reported cases in Afghanistan, Nigeria, and Pakistan.

The City presented 2013 Beautification Awards to owners of properties in the city.

Consent:
Receive October Odor Control Report
Appointments to Community Advisory Commission
Cancel City Council Meeting of December 17, 2013
Receive Investment Portfolio Status Report for Quarter ended September 30, 2013
Approve five master service agreements for on-call environmental services

Removed from Consent:
Consider recommended design concept for Sports Center Facility Improvements
Approve Arts Commission recommendation; award four in-kind FY 2013-14 grants

Public Hearings:
Deny KB Homes request to rezone industrial land to residential to construct a housing development. (3 ayes, 2 nays Ð Giordano, Gomez)
Approve 2013 storm drain master plan.
Approve ordinance for Òreimbursement of city costs associated with construction of shared public infrastructure improvements.Ó

Reports of Officers & Commissions:
Request a feasibility study for a skate park
Review wages of supervisors making less than their subordinates

New Business:
Receive preliminary financial report for quarter ended September 30, 2013; projected surplus of $4,789,141
Receive financial status report for the three months ended September 30, 2013

Ordinances:
Adopt ordinance to conform with changes to CaliforniaÕs building, residential, mechanical, electrical, energy codes
Adopt ordinance to conform to fire code

Mayor Josˇ Esteves: Aye
Vice Mayor Althea Polanski: Aye
Debbie Indihar Giordano: Aye, 1 nay
Armando Gomez: Aye, 1 nay
Carmen Montano: Aye

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