The following is a recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. The Yorba Linda City Council:
- Announced the passing of 47-year resident Nancy Stevens and presented In Memoriam certificates to her daughters Polly and Paige Kvancz.
- Received a Trauma Intervention Programs (TIP) yearly update by Executive Director Cindy Tabor and recognized TIP volunteers.
- Received the Yorba Linda Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly update and recognized the following businesses of the month: April - Lynn Campbell, Realtor with First Team Real Estate, May - Ray Rizzo, Ray’s Auto Care and June - Grant Romancia, Grant Romancia Photography.
- Declared mid-summer through early autumn as Wildfire Awareness and Prevention Season and presented the proclamation to Orange County Fire Authority Battalion Chief Michael Blawn.
- Received a presentation from Southern California Edison on Wildfire Mitigation & Grid Resiliency by Government Relations Manager Kelley Lee.
- Adopted Resolution No. 2019-5619 supporting maintaining local control of energy solutions.
- Denied the claim for damages submitted by Karen Snow.
- Approved a Cooperative Agreement with the County of Orange for funding and construction of the OC Loop El Cajon Trail Bikeway/Mixed Use Path (Segment H).
- Approved a Two-Year Service Agreement with the Yorba Linda Chamber of Commerce in the amount of $25,000 per year, covering fiscal years 2019/20 and 2020/21.
- Approved a grant of easement to the Metropolitan Water District at Eastside Park to accommodate access to their existing easement.
- Directed staff to cancel the July 2, 2019 City Council meeting.
- Held a public hearing and adopted Resolution No. 2019-5624, declaring the landscape easement at 3585 Falconridge Road as unnecessary for present or prospective public use and vacating the easement.
- Approved the Two-Year Budget for fiscal years 2019/20 and 2020/21, and the Seven-Year Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for fiscal years 2019/20 through 2025/26; determined that the proposed CIP is exempt from California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) review pursuant to Section 15061 (b)(3); and authorized the carryover from the fiscal year 2018/19 budget to the fiscal year 2019/20 budget. The City Council acting as the Successor Agency Board adopted: Resolution No. 2019-18 approving the Two-Year Operating Budget for Fiscal Years 2019/20 and 2020/21 and Resolution No. 2019-19 approving the Two-Year Capital Budget for Fiscal Years 2019/20 and 2020/21.
- Adopted Resolution No. 2019-5622, approving the Engineer's Report regarding the levy of an annual assessment with the City of Yorba Linda Street Lighting and Landscaping Maintenance Assessment District for Fiscal Year 2019/2020; and Resolution No. 2019-5623, declaring its intention to levy and collect assessments within the City of Yorba Linda Street Lighting and Landscaping Maintenance Assessment District for Fiscal Year 2019/2020, and set the public hearing concerning the levy of annual assessments for the July 16, 2019 City Council meeting.
- Directed staff to send a letter to the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) requesting that they amend the 2019 Federal Transportation Improvement Program (FTIP) to include funding for the State Routes 241/91 Express Lanes Connector Project.
- The meeting was adjourned at 10:02 p.m. in honor of Nancy Stevens to the next City Council Meeting on July 16, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
NOTE: Council Recaps briefly summarize and highlight topics from the City Council Meeting agenda. This recap is provided by City staff as a public service and is not an official record of Council action. The official record of approved minutes from the June 18, 2019 meeting will be approved at the July 16, 2019 meeting and be available for viewing thereafter.
Regular City Council meetings take place on the first and third Tuesday of the month.The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.