March 31, 2015 > Hayward City Council
Hayward City Council
March 24, 2015
¥Proclamation declaring March 2015 as American Red Cross Month was presented to Harry Hartman, Alameda Leadership Council.
¥Certificate of Commendation was presented to Chabot College WomenÕs Basketball Team for winning State WomenÕs Basketball Championship on March 15, 2015.
¥Council approved plans and specification and call for bids for Cast Iron Water Pipeline Replacement Project.
¥Council approved authorization for City Manager to execute a professional services agreement with Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. to provide hydrogeologic and engineering services for the emergency water supply Wells B and D2 Evaluation and Repairs Project.
Linda Ajello, Associate Planner, discussed proposed amendments to HaywardÕs Sign Regulations. According to staff report, the proposed changes identified to date are easier to read format; the creation of a sign corridor overlay district; an expansion of the use of A-Frame signs into the Downtown Entertainment Area; an increase in the permitted time allowed for temporary signs; mural art projects; and the addition of an amortization section which requires the removal of abandoned signs and nonconforming signs within the prescribed time period.
Council adopted the ordinance adding Article 20 to Chapter 8 of the Hayward Municipal Code relating to establishment of Community Benefit Districts. The ordinance was re-introduced on March 17, 2015. (Jones, M‡rquez Ð Abstain)
Mayor Barbara Halliday Aye
Mayor Pro Tempore Greg Jones Aye, 1 abstention
Francisco Zerme–o Aye
Marvin Peixoto Aye
Al Mendall Aye
Sara Lamnin Aye
Elisa M‡rquez Aye, 1 abstention