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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Revised
Meeting date/time: 9/15/2020 1:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: View Virtual Meeting Live Webcast at www.engageriverside.com Originally Published: September 3, 2020
Housing Authority Regular and Special Meeting
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20-2064 11Public Comment 9-15-20PUBLIC COMMENTYou are invited to participate by phone at 951-826-8600 to comment on Closed Sessions and any matters within the jurisdiction of the City Council/Housing Authority - Individual audience participation is limited to 3 minutes. Video Video
20-1750 12CED - Census Verbal Update - 9-15-20COMMUNICATIONSCensus Outreach Efforts update (Community and Economic Development) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2066 13CalPERS update 9-15-20Communications (Afternoon)California Public Employees Retirement System challenge/financial solvency update (Finance) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2065 14CC - Legislative update 9-15-20Communications (Afternoon)Intergovernmental relations and legislative update (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2067 15Homeless Solutions update 9-15-20Communications (Afternoon)Homeless solutions update (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2071 16Health, security update 9-15-20Communications (Afternoon)Pertinent health, safety, and security updates (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2073 17Rules and regulations update 9-15-20Communications (Afternoon)Rules and regulations created or suspended (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2272 18CC - PH Arlington BID - 9/15/20PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSA Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California, confirming the Annual Report of the Arlington Business Partnership, acting in its capacity as the Advisory Board to the Arlington Business Improvement District, levying assessments for Fiscal Year 2020-2021 - Waive further reading (Finance) (Wards 5 and 6) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2188 19PH - Amd. to HUD Annual Action Plan 9/15/20PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSAmendment to 2020-21 Housing and Urban Development Annual Action Plan and Memorandum of Understanding with Public Works Department to allocate Community Development Block Grant funds of $355,380 from Unprogrammed Funds Account for Ward 2 Street Improvement Project on Dwight Avenue from West Linden to Minnesota Streets - Funds transfer (Community and Economic Development) (Ward 2) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2214 110OHS-Mobile Home Park Rent Stabilization-09-15-2020PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSMobile home parks rent stabilization annual review - Use of July 2020 Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers for Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario for maximum allowable rent increase of 1.36 percent for 2021- Introduce an Ordinance of the City of Riverside, California, amending Section 5.75.040 of the Riverside Municipal Code as to the Consumer Price Index month (City Manager) (All Wards) (10-minute presentation) Video Video
20-1872 111CC - PH Proposed solid waste rate increases - 9/15/20PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSADDITIONAL PUBLIC COMMENT AND CITY COUNCIL VOTE AT 6:15 P.M. - A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California: (1) recording receipt of written protests to proposed 2020-2025 rate increase for commercial and residential solid waste collection services; (2) approving the 2020-2025 rate increase for residential and commercial solid waste collection services, effective October 1, 2020 - Waive further reading (Public Works) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2273 112CMO - Local Emergency 09-15-20DISCUSSION CALENDAR (Afternoon)Review Proclamation of Local Emergency regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) proclaimed on March 13, 2020, and ratified by City Council on March 17, 2020 - Continue Local Emergency - Return to City Council in thirty days with further review of Local Emergency (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2268 113CED- Thornberg Presentation-9-15-2020DISCUSSION CALENDAR (Afternoon)Local and regional economy presentation by Dr. Christopher Thornberg, PhD, Adjunct Professor and Director of University of California, Riverside, School of Business Center for Economic Forecasting and Development (Community and Economic Development) (All Wards) (30-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2264 114Friends v CityCLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning Friends of Riverside Airport, LLC v. Department of the Army, et al., USDC Case No. 5:19-cv-01103-MWF-KK Not available
20-2333 115pongs v City 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) to confer with and/or receive from legal counsel concerning Carl Pongs v. City of Riverside, et al. RCSC Case No. RIC 1906129 Not available
20-2284 116PG&E et. al. v City 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning (1) San Diego Gas & Elec. Co. v Sellers of Energy and Ancillary Services, Docket No. EL00-95-000, (2) Investigation of Practices of the Cal. Indep. Sys., Operator and the Cal. Power Exch., Docket No. EL00-98-000, (3) Puget Sound Energy, Inc. v Sellers of Energy and/or Capacity, Docket No. EL01-10-000, (4) Investigation of Anomalous Bidding Behavior and Practices in Western Markets, Docket No. IN03-10-000, (5) Fact-Finding Investigation Into Possible Manipulation of Electric and Natural Gas Prices, Docket No. PA-2-2-000, (6) City of Riverside, Cal., Docket No. EL03-105-000 Not available
20-2285 117Easley v City 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning Michael Easley v. City of Riverside, et al., RCSC Case No. RIC 1314084 Not available
20-2286 118Henry v City 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning Donovan Henry v City of Riverside, et al., RCSC Case No. RIC 1903182 Not available
20-2336 119McKeith v City 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(b)(3)(c) to confer with and/or receive from legal counsel concerning Malissa McKeith v City of Riverside, Claim No.: 19-12-36 Not available
20-2185 120Exposure to litigation 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(2) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning three cases of anticipated litigation Not available
20-2186 121WTI 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(4) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning three cases of anticipated litigation Not available
20-2187 122LaborCLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54957.6 to review the City Council's position and instruct designated representatives regarding salaries, salary schedules, or compensation paid in the form of fringe benefits of all Executive Management employees including the City Attorney and City Clerk, all Management and Confidential employees as defined by PERS, Fire Management Unit, Riverside City Firefighters Association, Riverside Police Officers Association (Police and Police Supervisory Units), Service Employees International Union #721, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers #47, and Riverside Police Administrators Association Not available
20-2392 122aCA - Geuss 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(b)(3)(c) to confer with and/or receive from legal counsel concerning Gary G. Geuss v City of Riverside, Claim No.: 20-09-06 Not available
20-2462 122bCA - Public Employee Review 9-15-20CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54957(b) for public employee discipline/ dismissal/release/termination of City Attorney Not available
20-2075 123CLK-PC PM 9-15-2020PUBLIC COMMENT 7 P.M.You are invited to participate by phone at 951-826-8600 to comment on Consent Calendar items and any matters within the jurisdiction of the City Council/Housing Authority - Individual audience participation is limited to 3 minutes. Video Video
20-2077 124CLK - Brief reports 9-15-20MAYOR/COUNCILMEMBER COMMUNICATIONS Brief reports on conferences, seminars, and regional meetings attended by Mayor and City Council, Ward updates, and announcements of upcoming events Video Video
20-2263 125SB 954 Rules of Confidentiality 9-15-20City AttorneyMayor Pro Tem execution on behalf of City Council of written acknowledgment regarding mediation confidentiality for Fiscal Year 2020-21 in compliance with Senate Bill 954 (All Wards) Not available
20-2282 126CC - Meeting Schedule - 9/15/2020City AttorneyAdopt an Ordinance of the City of Riverside, California, amending Section 2.04.010 of the Riverside Municipal Code changing the regular meetings from twice a month to four times a month with no City Council meeting on fifth Tuesday of month, City Council meetings on first and third Tuesdays of July, August, and September, afternoon sessions to commence at 1 p.m. and evening sessions at 6:15 p.m - Waive further reading (Intro. on 9-1-20, All Wards) Not available
20-2280 127Biennial Review COI 9-15-20City ClerkBiennial review of Conflict of Interest Codes for City employees and officials, board and commission members, and Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Riverside for consideration of amendments by December 1, 2020 (All Wards) Not available
20-2083 128CLK - Minutes 9-15-20City ClerkMinutes of September 1, 2020 Not available
20-2258 129CED- A&CA Grant Programs-9-15-20Community and Economic DevelopmentEconomic Development, Placemaking and Branding/Marketing Committee recommends update on Arts and Culture Grant and Emerging Artist Micro Grant Program administration - Administer Arts and Culture Grant program for $285,628 with annual one percent increase from Arts Grants Account and Emerging Artist Micro Grant Program for $10,000 annually from Art Programmatic Support Account (All Wards) Not available
20-2261 130CED - Sponsorship Program-9-15-20Community and Economic DevelopmentEconomic Development, Placemaking and Branding/Marketing Committee recommends Fiscal Year 2020-21 City Sponsorship Program total support of $108,422 with $75,050 monetary funding from Arts and Cultural Affairs Division City Sponsorship and Riverside Public Utilities Electric Fund Community Outreach and Support Accounts and in-kind services valued at $33,372 for charitable and community events from July 1 through December 31, 2020 (All Wards) Not available
20-2262 131CED- Mission Inn Foundation-9-15-2020Community and Economic DevelopmentEconomic Development, Placemaking and Branding/Marketing Committee recommend an agreement with Mission Inn Foundation for $67,104 from Community & Economic Development Mission Inn Foundation Account for advocacy, fund development, marketing, education, historic preservation and interpretation, and administrative services for arts-related programs and projects through June 30, 2021 (Ward 1) Not available
20-2373 132CC - Charter Review Committee - 9/2/2020City CouncilInclusiveness, Community Engagement, and Governmental Processes Committee recommends appointment of eleven-member ad hoc Charter Review Committee with each member of City Council to appoint one member, Mayor to appoint two members, Mayor and City Council to interview applicants for two at-large positions and two alternates, and Charter Review Committee to select Chair from among its members (All Wards) Not available
20-2420 133aPD - WatchGuard Video System 09-15-20City CouncilCouncilmembers Conder, Perry, and Hemenway recommend Agreement with WatchGuard Video, Inc., for $237,548 from Police Department Field Operations Special Department Supplies, 2018 Justice Assistance Grant Program, and State COPS Accounts in Fiscal Year 2020-21 and $1,094,194.65 to be included in budget development for subsequent four years for total of $1,367,743.31 for installation and configuration of WatchGuard Video System including 200 WatchGuard body worn cameras, 100 WatchGuard in-vehicle video systems, miscellaneous accessories, software, licensing and five-year warranty (All Wards) Not available
20-2081 133CLK - Holiday Schedule 9-15-20City CouncilMayor Pro Tem Hemenway recommends cancellation of Tuesday, November 24 and December 22, 2020, regular City Council meetings due to holiday schedule (All Wards) Not available
20-2288 134Announcement Committee meetings 9-15-20City CouncilAnnouncement of committee meetings: Mobility and Infrastructure Committee at 4 p.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2020, Virtual Meeting Safety, Wellness and Youth Committee at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, Virtual Meeting Economic Development, Placemaking, and Branding/Marketing Committee at 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, 2020, Virtual Meeting Not available
20-2215 135OHS-Inclusionary Housing Program-09-15-2020City ManagerJoint item with Housing Authority - Issue Request for Proposals for consultant services for not-to-exceed $150,000 from Housing Authority 3337-3339 Fifth Street Accounts to examine feasibility and economic impacts of Inclusionary Housing Program - Funds transfer (All Wards) Not available
20-2245 136CED-Housing Element Consultation Selection-9-15-2020Community and Economic DevelopmentMEASURE Z - Agreement with Houseal-Lavigne Associates, LLC, as prime consultant for $1,149,812 with ten percent contingency for total not-to-exceed $1,264,793 from Measure Z funds, Senate Bill 2 funds, and Local Early Action Planning Grant Account to update General Plan 2025 Housing Element, Public Safety Element, and Environmental Justice policies, complete Rezoning Program, and prepare Program Environmental Impact Report (All Wards) Not available
20-2283 137CC - PH E.T. Wall Packing House #2 - 9/15/20Community and Economic DevelopmentCase P20-0161 - Marco McGuire of Riverside Packing House, LLC - Adopt an Ordinance of the City of Riverside, California, amending the Zoning Map of the City of Riverside pursuant to Chapter 19.090 of the Riverside Municipal Code by applying the Cultural Resources Overlay (“CR”) Zone to City Landmark No. 142, the E.T. Wall Packing House #2, located at 3230 Vine Street - Waive further reading (Intro. on 9-1-20, Ward 1) Not available
20-2274 138MUS CNRA grant 9-15-20MuseumCalifornia Natural Resources Agency California Museum grant application for $40,000 to support Harada Family story interpretive exhibition in Robinson House - Supplemental appropriation (All Wards) Not available
20-2267 139PRCSD - CBK - 9/15/2020Parks, Recreation, and Community ServicesFirst Amendment to Lease Agreement with Riverside County Office of Education for $331.80 monthly for approximately 400 square feet of space at Cesar Chavez Community Center for Come Back Kids Charter School through June 30, 2021 - 2060 University Avenue (Ward 2) Not available
20-2277 140PRCSD - Goeske - 9/15/2020Parks, Recreation, and Community ServicesSecond Amendment to Agreement with Janet Goeske Foundation for $366,626.75 from Janet Goeske Center Special Project Account for management and operation of Janet Goeske Senior Center through June 30, 2021 - 5257 Sierra Street (Ward 3) Not available
20-2289 141PD - RMC AMENDMENT-TOWING - 9-15-2020Police Introduce an Ordinance of the City of Riverside, California, amending Chapter 5.15 of the Riverside Municipal Code entitled regulation of Riverside Police Official Police Tow Truck Service regarding agreements with tow truck companies providing services to Riverside Police Department (All Wards) Not available
20-1967 142PW-So CA Gas Interconnection Design Contract Award, 9-15-20Public WorksAgreement with Southern California Gas Company for Preliminary and Detailed Engineering Studies for Renewable Natural Gas interconnection pipeline for $429,000 from Sewer Enterprise Fund (All Wards) Not available
20-2228 143PW Bid No. 7758 to MCC, 9/15/2020Public WorksAward Bid 7758 to MCC Equipment Rentals, Inc, Yucaipa, for $283,233.84 from Special Gas Tax Fund and Sierra Street Storm Drain Improvements Account to construct approximately 900 linear feet of new storm drain line and ancillary structures under Sierra Street between Streeter Avenue and Capistrano Way (Ward 3) Not available
20-2248 144PW-CC-Award Bid No. 7756, Phoenix Storm Drain Diversion, 9/15/2020Public WorksAward Bid 7756 to Weka, Inc., Highland, for $567,729 from Phoenix Storm Drain Diversion Project Account to construct eight-inch storm drain pipe and install stormwater pollutant capture device, storm drain manholes, mechanical equipment, and related ancillary structures to divert stormwater into a sewer manhole at Martha McLean-Anza Narrows Park - Cooperative Agreement with Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District for not-to-exceed $750,000 - Supplemental appropriation - 5759 Jurupa Avenue (Ward 1) Not available
20-2251 145PW-CC,Active Transportation Program Cycle V Grant, 9/15/2020Public WorksCalifornia Transportation Commission Active Transportation Program Cycle V grant application for $7,000,000 with ten percent City match for Mitchell Avenue trail improvements between Campbell and Hole Avenues - California Transportation Commission Active Transportation Program Cycle V grant application for $7,000,000 with twelve percent City match for pedestrian crosswalk and sidewalk connectivity improvements at Five Points intersection at La Sierra and Hole Avenues (Wards 6 and 7) Not available
20-2253 146PW-CC-Award Bid 7737 & 7738 Street Maintenance, 9/15/2020Public WorksAward Bid 7737 to Western Emulsions, Inc., Irwindale, for $136,147.50 from General Fund Construction Maintenance Materials Grading/Slurry-Street Maintenance Account for annual requirements for various oil products for street maintenance through June 30, 2024 - Award Bid 7738 to Cemex, Inc., Ontario, for $80,826.94 from Construction Maintenance Materials Concrete-Street Maintenance Account for annual requirements for ready-mix concrete for maintenance of City streets and rights-of-way through June 30, 2024 (All Wards) Not available
20-2370 147CMO Strategic Plan 09-15-20City ManagerRiverside 2025 Strategic Plan Vision Statement, Cross-Cutting Threads, Strategic Priorities, Indicators, and Goals - Direct staff to present final Riverside 2025 Strategic Plan document including Actions that implement Strategic Plan and Performance Metrics to measure progress toward achieving Strategic Priorities to City Council on October 20, 2020 (City Manager) (All Wards) (15-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2227 148PW-CC,Resolution Adoptions for the FY2020-21 SB-1 Local Streets & Roads Program, 9/15/2020DISCUSSION CALENDAR A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California, adopting a list of projects for $5,638,956 for Fiscal Year 2020-21 funded by Senate Bill 1: The Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 - Waive further reading (Public Works) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2287 149CC - PH Proposed solid waste rate increases - 9/15/20PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSCONTINUED FROM EARLIER IN THE DAY - A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California: (1) recording receipt of written protests to proposed 2020-2025 rate increase for commercial and residential solid waste collection services; (2) approving the 2020-2025 rate increase for residential and commercial solid waste collection services, effective October 1, 2020 - Waive further reading (Public Works) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
20-2079 150CC - CA Report 9/15/20COMMUNICATIONSCity Attorney report on Closed Session discussions Video Video
20-2080 151CLK - Future items 9-15-20COMMUNICATIONSItems for future City Council consideration as requested by Mayor or Members of the City Council - City Manager/City Attorney reports Video Video