Council Recap:

October 28, 2014

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, October 28, 2014:


  1. Approval of Joint City Council and Board of Library Trustees minutes from the October 14, 2014 meetings – Approved 
  2. Award contract to R.C. Becker and Son, Inc. for the Soledad Canyon Road median refurbishment, which will improve 16 medians from west of the Saugus Speedway to Commuter Way and from Valley Center Drive to Luther Drive – Approved 
  3. Approval of subdivision lots (via Tract Map) for proposed detached condos on Penlon Road, south of Soledad Canyon Road – Approved  
  4. Approval of subdivision lots (via Tract Map) for proposed detached condos on Golden Valley road north of Newhall Ranch Road and approval of agreement to ensure development of two lots for community benefit– Approved 
  5. Adopt resolution to revise speed limit on Copper Hill Drive between Decoro Drive and 50 feet north of Copperstone Drive from 55-miles-per-hour to 50-miles-per-hour – Approved
  6. Adopt resolution for the Sanitation District annexation of NOS. 1073, 1075 and 1076 to provide wastewater treatment service to properties located outside the District’s service area – Approved
  7. Approval of public/private partnership agreement for the Santa Clarita Valley Automobile Dealers Association’s “Shop Local” program – Approved
  8. Approval of the Santa Clarita Business Incubator Lease and Consulting Services Agreements with the Santa Clarita Community College District to program the Santa Clarita Business Incubator – Approved 
  9. Accept additional Workforce Investment Act Formula Grant funds and continue to provide the WorkSource program to Santa Clarita Valley residents and businesses in partnership with College of the Canyons – Approved
  10. Check register No. 20 – Approved 
  11. Approve letter from City Manager to Southern California Regional Rail Authority inquiring about the possibility of continuing operation of the Via Princessa Metrolink Station once service at the Vista Canyon Metrolink Station begins – Approved
  12. Declare vacancy for the City of Santa Clarita representative to the Greater Los Angeles Vector Control District and approve recruitment process – Approved 


13.   Appeal of Planning Commission Denial of Master Case 13-075, requested by Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Sciences to operate a primary school within the Business Park at 25300 Rye Canyon Road – City Council denied the appeal and directed staff to return with resolution of denial at the November 25, 2014, meeting for Council consideration.


14.   Consider deferral of impact fees for Habitat for Humanity’s 87-unit affordable-housing project for veterans located along Centre Pointe Parkway – City Council approved deferral of certain development impact fees to inspection of roof, framing, and drywall for the Habitat for Humanity project.


Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.  The next regular meeting will on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.  The City Council will not meet on Tuesday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day.

View the full agenda for the October 28 City Council meeting.

Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available.

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