Council Recap:

December 8, 2015

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, December 8, 2015:

Prior to the regular meeting, the City Council voted Bob Kellar for Mayor in 2016 and Dante Acosta as Mayor Pro-Tem in 2016 at a special meeting.

CONSENT CALENDAR—Highlights of the Consent Calendar included:

  • Adoption of the Santa Clarita 2016 Legislative Platform which provides guidance to staff on legislative and regulatory issues of interest to the City Council, state and federal governments
  • Transmitting letters of support to several state representatives and committees regarding the San Gabriel Mountains National Recreation Area and Monument. 
  • Adoption of the summary vacation of storm drain easements in Golden Valley Ranch Commercial Center 
  • Approval of the plans for the Newhall Avenue and Railroad Avenue Street Improvement and Signal Modification Project 
  • Adoption of an update to the City’s Unified Development Code to ensure consistency with federal and state regulations
  • Approval of the purchase of four CNG-powered Dial-A-Ride vehicles 

In the NEW BUSINESS portion of the meeting, the City Council adopted a resolution amending the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. 

View the entire agenda from the December 8, 2015 meeting. 

Approved Meeting Minutes can be accessed here once available. 


Regular City Council meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.  
The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.