Council Recap:

May 9, 2023

The following is the recap from the City Council meeting on Tuesday, May 9, 2023:

Highlights of action taken include:

  • Recognized the 2022-23 Youth in Government Program participants.
  • Proclaimed the month of May 2023 as Building Safety Month.
  • Discussed the comprehensive assessment on animal sheltering services developed by Citygate Associates LLC, and directed staff to develop an implementation plan for the recommendations outlined in the report.
  • Awarded a one-year contract to Student Transportation of America for bus services to transport recreation program participants, for a total amount not to exceed $123,008.
  • Awarded a construction contract to R.C. Becker and Son, Inc., for the 2022-23 HSIP Pedestrian Safety Enhancements Project, for a total contract amount not to exceed $256,634.
  • Awarded a contract to Great Western Recreation to construct a playground at Northbridge Park with inclusive play elements and enhanced shade structures; and approved a Memorandum of Understanding with the Saugus Unified School District for the construction and maintenance of the playground.
  • Awarded a design contract to Psomas for the Parks Maintenance Yard Improvements Project, for a total contract amount not to exceed $298,447.
  • Adjourned the meeting in-memoriam of Curtis Kendall and Samuel X. Garcia.

View the Entire Agenda for the May 9, 2023, 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, May 23, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.