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Apr 14, 2009: City Council

 

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City Council
AGENDA

Garden Grove City Council

Regular Meeting

April 14, 2009

06:30 p.m.

Community Meeting Center, Council Chamber
11300 Stanford Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92840
William J. Dalton
Mayor
Dina Nguyen
Mayor Pro Tem
Bruce A. Broadwater
Council Member
Steven R. Jones
Council Member
Kris Beard
Council Member


Meeting Assistance: Any person requiring auxiliary aids and services, due to a disability, to address the City Council, should contact the City Clerk's Office 72 hours prior to the meeting to arrange for accommodations. Phone: 714) 741-5040.

Agenda Item Descriptions: Are intended to give a brief, general description of the item. The City Council may take legislative action deemed appropriate with respect to the item and is not limited to the recommended action indicated in staff reports or the agenda.

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Public Comments: Members of the public desiring to address the City Council are requested to complete a pink speaker card indicating their name and address, and identifying the subject matter they wish to address. This card should be given to the City Clerk prior to the start of the meeting. General comments are made during “Oral Communications,” and should be limited to matters under consideration and/or what the City Council has jurisdiction over. Persons wishing to address the City Council regarding a Public Hearing matter will be called to the podium at the time the matter is being considered.

Manner of Addressing the City Council: After being called by the Mayor, you may approach the podium, it is requested that you state your name for the record, and proceed to address the City Council. All remarks and questions should be addressed to the City Council as a whole and not to individual Council Members or staff members. Any person making impertinent, slanderous, or profane remarks or who becomes boisterous while addressing the City Council shall be called to order by the Mayor. If such conduct continues, the Mayor may order the person barred from addressing the City Council any further during that meeting.

Time Limitation: Speakers must limit remarks for a total of (5) five minutes. When any group of persons wishes to address the City Council on the same subject matter, the Mayor may request a spokesperson be chosen to represent the group, so as to avoid unnecessary repetition. At the City Council's discretion, a limit on the total amount of time for public comments during Oral Communications and/or a further limit on the time allotted to each speaker during Oral Communications may be set.

PLEASE SILENCE YOUR CELL PHONES DURING THE MEETING.

1.

PUBLIC INPUT:  (Anyone wishing to address only Closed Session items may do so at this time.)

 

2.

CLOSED SESSION:

 

2.a.

CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATORS Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6 City Representatives: Matthew Fertal, City Manager John D.R. Clark, Human Resources Director Employee Organizations: Orange County Employee Association, OCEA Employee’s League, Garden Grove Police Association, Police Management, International Association of Fire Fighters, Garden Grove Local 2005, and non-represented employees.

 

2.b.

CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATORS Pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.8 Properties: Includes the following parcels listed by address and Assessor Parcel Numbers (APNs). 13096 Blackbird Street (101-011-09, 101-433-30, and 101-433-41) and 13741 Clinton Street (101-151-01).City's Negotiators: Chet Yoshizaki, Economic Development Director, Negotiating Parties: Lee M. Kort for Kort and Scott Financial Group, LLC, Bart Thomsen for Thomsen Properties, Dan Fischer for Fischer Investment Group, LLC, Thomas J. Coates for Jackson Square Properties, LLC, Pablo Leon for Golden Pacific Partners, Kurt Goeppner for RD – Real Estate, Under Negotiation: To seek direction from the City Council about negotiations to sell certain real property and the parameters for price and terms of payment related to such real property sale.

 
INVOCATION:  Keith Jones, Public Works Director.
 
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
 

3.

PRESENTATIONS:

 

3.a.

Community Spotlight: Recognition of outgoing City Commissioners for their dedicated service to the City of Garden Grove.
 

3.b.

Presentation by Peter Nguyen, representative from the United States Census Bureau.
 

4.

ORAL COMMUNICATIONS - PUBLIC: (To be held simultaneously with Agency Oral Communications.)

 

5.

WRITTEN COMMUNICATIONS:  None. 

 
RECESS
 
CONDUCT AGENCY BUSINESS
 
RECONVENE
 

6.

CONSENT ITEMS: (It is recommended that Items 6.a. through 6.j. be acted on simultaneously unless separate discussion and/or action is requested by a Council Member.)

 

6.a.

Proclamation declaring April 2009, as Donate Life Month.

 
 

6.b.

Proclamation affirming the City of Garden Grove’s partnership with the United States Census Bureau to ensure a full accurate count in 2010.

 
 

6.c.

Proclamation declaring May 10 through May 16, 2009, as Police Memorial Week.

 
 

6.d.

Increase amount of Open Purchase Order with John B. Ewles Inc., for landfill fees and purchase of roadway aggregate base materials on an as-needed basis.  (Increase:  $18,000)

 
 

6.e.

Resolution adopting an Identity Theft Prevention Program in compliance with requirements of the federal Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction (FACT) Act of 2003.

 
 

6.f.

Resolution pertaining to the Katella Smart Street Construction Agreement with the County of Orange declaring portions of Katella Avenue, Dale Street, Magnolia Street, and Gilbert Street a County highway during the course of construction.

 
 

6.g.

Rejection of all bids for Project No. 7657, construction of Buena Clinton Youth and Family Center, and authorize re-advertisement for bids.

 
 

6.h.

Minutes of the City Council Regular Meetings held February 10, 2009, February 24, 2009, and March 10, 2009.

 

6.i.

Warrants.

 

6.j.

Waiver of full reading of Ordinances listed.

 

7.

PUBLIC HEARINGS:  (Motion to approve will include adoption of each Resolution unless otherwise indicated.)

 

7.a.

Protests on the Spring 2009 Weed Abatement Invoices.
 
 

7.b.

Appeal of Denial of Conditional Use Permit No. CUP-258-09. The Applicant, Helen Nguyen, is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to operate a new restaurant, Mon Ami Café and Restaurant, with an original Alcoholic Beverage Control Type "41" (On-Sale, Beer and Wine, Public Eating Place) License. The restaurant is located on the northwest corner of Euclid Street and Business Center Parkway, north of Hazard Avenue, at 14291 Euclid Street #D116.
 
 

7.c.

Appeal of Denial of Conditional Use Permit No. CUP-255-09. The Applicant, Ngo Trong, is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to operate an existing restaurant, Newport Seafood Restaurant, with an original Alcoholic Beverage Control Type "41" (On-Sale, Beer and Wine, Public Eating Place) License. The restaurant is located on the north side of Bolsa Avenue, east of Ward Street at 10541 Bolsa Avenue.
 
 

7.d.

General Plan Amendment No. GPA-01-09(A); Amendment No. A-147-09 and an Appeal of conditions for Site Plan No. SP-450-09 and Conditional Use Permit No. CUP-262-09. A General Plan Amendment to change the land use designation from OP (Office Professional) to LDR (Low Density Residential); a Zone change Amendment to rezone the 1.8-acre site to R-1-7 (Single-Family Residential) to allow a religious facility on the site. The Site Plan was approved to construct two one-story buildings with the 5,261 square foot building for religious assembly and the 4,245 square foot building for living/residence space. A Conditional Use Permit was approved to operate a religious facility. The site is located on the southeast corner of Chapman Avenue and Nutwood Street at 10510 Chapman Avenue in the OP (Office Professional) zone. On behalf of Tri Nguyen Thich Vietnamese Buddhist Temple, Sean Matsler of Manatt, Phelps, and Phillips, LLP, appealed the Site Plan and Conditional Use Permit, specifically Conditions of Approval, conditions Nos. 14, 15, 18, 19, 52, and 53, as applied to the proposed Buddhist Temple.
 

7.d.1.

Adoption of Resolution adopting a Negative Declaration and approving General Plan Amendment No. GPA-01-09(A).

 

7.d.2.

ORDINANCE NO.    , for introduction and first reading, by title only, entitled AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GARDEN GROVE ADOPTING A NEGATIVE DECLARATION AND APPROVING ZONE CHANGE AMENDMENT NO. A-147-09, TO CHANGE THE ZONING DESIGNATION FROM OFFICE PROFESSIONAL (OP) TO R-1-7 (SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL)

 
 

8.

COMMISSION/COMMITTEE MATTERS:

 

8.a.

Parking and Main Street Commission's recommended FY 2009-10 budget for Main Street Assessment District No. 1.
 
 

9.

ITEMS FOR CONSIDERATION:  None.

 

10.

ORDINANCES PRESENTED FOR SECOND READING:

 

10.a.

ORDINANCE NO. 2743, for second reading and adoption, by title only, waiving full reading, entitled AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GARDEN GROVE APPROVING CODE AMENDMENT NO. A-146-09, TO ALLOW THE USE OF ARTIFICIAL TURF WITHIN THE R-1 (SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL) ZONE
 
 

10.b.

ORDINANCE NO. 2744, for second reading and adoption, by title only, waiving full reading, entitled AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GARDEN GROVE AMENDING SECTION 5.28.020 OF CHAPTER 5.28 OF TITLE 5 OF THE GARDEN GROVE MUNICIPAL CODE RELATING TO TEMPORARY FIREWORKS STAND PERMITS
 
 

11.

MATTERS FROM THE MAYOR, CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS, AND CITY MANAGER:

 

12.

ADJOURNMENT: