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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/18/2022 1:00 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: View Virtual Meeting at www.RiversideCA.gov/Meeting or www.WatchRiverside.com
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22-0206 11CLK-PC 1-18-22PUBLIC COMMENTYou are invited to participate by phone at (669) 900-6833 and enter Meeting ID: 926 9699 1265 to comment on Closed Sessions and any matters within the jurisdiction of the City Council. Press *9 to be placed in the queue to speak when the agenda item is called. Individuals in the queue will be prompted to unmute by pressing *6 to speak - Individual audience participation is limited to 3 minutes. Not available
22-0211 12Communications (Afternoon) - 1-18-22Communications (Afternoon)Intergovernmental relations and legislative update (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
22-0263 13Communications (Afternoon) - 1-18-2022Communications (Afternoon)Homeless solutions update (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
22-0212 14Communications (Afternoon) - 1-18-2022Communications (Afternoon)Sustainability update (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
22-0213 15Communications (Afternoon) 1-18-2022Communications (Afternoon)Pertinent health, safety, and security updates (City Manager) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Video Video
22-0238 16Legal update 1-18-2022Communications (Afternoon)Legal update (City Attorney) (All Wards) (5-minute presentation) Not available
22-0229 17FIN - Q1 Financial Report -1-18-2022DISCUSSION CALENDAR (Afternoon)Fiscal Year 2021-22 First Quarter Financial update - Mid-Cycle Budget adjustments - Upon successful certification of General Fund Transfer election results (Measure C), record supplemental appropriation in General Fund of $5.5 million to rescind portion of $10 million adopted vacancy factor and record increase in General Fund Fire Department of 14.0 full-time equivalent firefighter positions and corresponding reduction of firefighter positions in Measure Z fund - Record supplemental appropriation in General Fund of $572,979 to increase fund subsidies for Convention Center and Entertainment funds - Record supplemental appropriation of $100,000 in General Fund to fund consultant costs to conduct study on establishment of cannabis storefronts in City as recommended by Economic Development, Placemaking and Branding/Marketing Committee - Record supplemental appropriation of $70,136 and increase of 1.0 FTE in Central Stores Fund - Interfund transfer of $2,143,229.51 in shuttered venue operator grant funding from Grants & Restricted Programs Fund to Entertainment Fund - Interfund transfer o Video Video
22-0245 18Exposure to litigation 1/18/22CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(2) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning significant exposure to litigation - one case Not available
22-0244 19Whether to initiate - 1/18/22CLOSED SESSIONSPursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(4) to confer with and/or receive advice from legal counsel concerning the City Council deciding whether to initiate litigation - one case Not available
22-0243 110Labor 1/18/22CLOSED 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
22-0314 111CED-Sycamore Hills Distribution Center 1-18-22PUBLIC HEARING/PLANNING REFERRALS AND APPEALSCONTINUED TO JANUARY 25, 2022 - Cases P20-0025, P19-0626, P19-0627, P20-0258, P20-0282, and P20-0024 - Darrell Butler and Khosro Khaloghli of KB Development - A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California, certifying the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Sycamore Hills Distribution Center; making certain Findings of Fact related thereto, adopting a Statement of Overriding considerations, and adopting a Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program, all pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act - Waive further reading - Determine proposed project (a) has been completed in compliance with California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) (Public Resources Code 21000 et seq.), (b) was presented to City Council and City Council reviewed and considered information contained in Final EIR prior to approving project; and (c) reflects City's independent judgment and analysis, and making certain findings of fact - Adopt Findings of Fact - Adopt Statement of Overriding Considerations - Adopt Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program - Concurrence with Video Video
22-0207 112Mayor/Council Comm. - 1-18-2022MAYOR/COUNCILMEMBER COMMUNICATIONS Brief reports on conferences, seminars, and regional meetings attended by Mayor and City Council, Ward updates, and announcements of upcoming events Safety, Wellness and Youth Committee at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, Virtual Meeting Economic Development, Placemaking, and Branding/Marketing Committee at 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 20, 2022, Virtual Meeting Video Video
22-0237 113Public Comment 7 PM- 1-18-2022PUBLIC COMMENT 7 P.M.You are invited to participate by phone at (669) 900-6833 and enter Meeting ID: 926 9699 1265 to comment on Consent Calendar items and any matters within the jurisdiction of the City Council. Press *9 to be placed in the queue to speak when the agenda item is called. Individuals in the queue will be prompted to unmute by pressing *6 to speak - Individual audience participation is limited to 3 minutes. Video Video
22-0182 114CLK - Minutes 1/18/2022City ClerkMinutes of January 4, 2022 Not available
22-0173 115FIN - Financial Audit Reports 1-18-22City CouncilFinancial Performance and Budget Committee recommends annual audit reports from external independent auditor, Lance, Soll & Lunghard, LLP on the City of Riverside financial results for Fiscal Year 2020-2021 - Reappoint Lance, Soll & Lunghard, LLP, to serve as City’s independent auditor to conduct annual audit of Fiscal Year 2021-2022 (All Wards) Not available
22-0210 116CMO WRCOG JPA Amendment 1.18.22City ManagerAmendment to Joint Powers Agreement with Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) to (1) remove references to membership of Morongo Band of Mission Indians; (2) modernize language and processes; (3) revise indemnity language to articulate WRCOG responsibility to indemnify member agencies; and (4) remove outdated arbitration provision (All Wards) Not available
22-0223 117CC-FIN First Quarter Cash, Investments, and Debt Report 1/18/22FinanceFiscal Year 2021-22 First Quarter cash, investments, and debt reports (All Wards) Not available
22-0220 118Subordinate line of credit Water Elec Utility 1-18-22FinanceAmend and Restate Subordinate Revolving Credit Agreement with Water and Electric Utility for $60,000,000 for cost of $475,000 for an additional three and half years - A Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California, authorizing certain actions related to the amendment and restatement of a subordinate line of credit for the water system and electric system - Waive further reading - Approve City’s Financing Team consisting of staff from Public Utilities Department, Finance Department, and City Attorney's Office with Financial Advisor, PFM Financial Advisors, LLC, existing Line of Credit Provider, US Bank, and Stradling, Yocca, Carlson, & Rauth to serve as Bond Counsel (All Wards) Not available
22-0193 119PRCSD-FIELD Lease-1/18/2021Parks, Recreation, and Community ServicesLease Agreement with Farmworkers Institute of Education and Leadership Development for $140,891.40 lease revenue for 953 square feet of space at Cesar Chavez Community Center located Bobby Bonds Park through December 31, 2022 with four one-year extension options - 2060 University Avenue (Ward 2) Not available
22-0201 120PRCSD - CAMP EVANS - 1/18/2022Parks, Recreation, and Community ServicesA Resolution of the City Council of the City of Riverside, California, approving the application for Land and Water Conservation Fund for the Camp Evans at Fairmount Park expansion project for $6,000,000 - Waive further reading - Supplemental appropriation - Five affirmative votes required (Ward 1) Not available
22-0184 121PW-CC-Award Bid No. 7845, Community Block Grant, 01/18/2022Public WorksAward Bid 7845 to IE General Engineering, Inc., Beaumont, for $423,095.65 from CDBG Ward 2 - Dwight Ave Improvements, Public Works Matching Funds, and RPU Electric - Street Lighting Improvements Accounts for Fiscal Year 2020-21 Community Block Grant Ward 2 Street Improvements for Dwight Avenue from Linden Street to Minnesota Street (Ward 2) Not available
22-0217 122PW-CC-Award Bid No. 7878, Grant Funded Purchase of Bottle & Recycling Containers, 1/18/2022Public WorksAward Bid 7878 to Compumeric Engineering Inc., Ontario, for $93,715.31 for grant funded purchase of bottle and can recycling containers for placement throughout City parks (All Wards) Not available
22-0239 123Communications - 1-18-2022COMMUNICATIONSCity Attorney report on Closed Session discussions Video Video
22-0240 124Communications - 1-18-2022COMMUNICATIONSItems for future City Council consideration as requested by Mayor or Members of the City Council - City Manager/City Attorney reports Video Video