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Minutes of a Regular Meeting <br /> January 16, 2003 <br /> Town of Los Altos Hills <br /> City Council Regular Meeting <br /> Thursday, January 16, 2003, 6:00 P.M. <br /> Council Chambers, 26379 Fremont Road <br /> 1. CALL TO ORDER, ROLL CALL,AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE <br /> Mayor Fenwick called the Regular Meeting of the City Council to order at 6:00 p.m. in the <br /> Council Chambers at Town Hall. <br /> Present: Mayor Fenwick, Mayor Pro Tem Cheng and Councilmembers <br /> Kerr, O'Malley and Warshawsky <br /> Absent: None <br /> Staff City Manager Maureen Cassingham, City Attorney Steve Mattas, <br /> Planning Director Carl Cahill, City Engineer/Director of Public <br /> Works Mintze Cheng,Administrative Services Director Sarah <br /> • Joiner,Assistant Planner Debbie Pedro and City Clerk Karen Jost <br /> Press: Sharon Noguchi, San Jose Mercury News and Scott Wong, Los <br /> Altos Town Crier <br /> MOTION SECONDED AND CARRIED: Moved by Fenwick, seconded by O'Malley and <br /> passed unanimously to limit the length of time for public comments to three minutes. <br /> MOTION SECONDED AND CARRIED: Moved by O'Malley, seconded by Cheng and <br /> passed unanimously to add the following to the agenda as an urgency item: <br /> New Business Item 6.2: A Resolution of the City Council of the Town of Los Altos Hills <br /> Urging the California Legislature to Reject the Governor's Proposed Shift of Local VLF <br /> Revenues and to Honor the 1998 Commitment to Restore the VLF <br /> 2. APPOINTMENTS AND PRESENTATIONS <br /> 2.1 Presentation by Rebecca Elliott—League of California Cities <br /> Rebecca Elliott, Regional Representative for the League of California Cities Peninsula Division, <br /> spoke to the Council on the new direction the League is taking to build a grassroots network with <br /> cities throughout the State. Their mission is to assist cities in protecting local revenues, <br /> maintaining control over their budgets and ensuring that cities are kept informed on pertinent <br /> legislation. Elliott urged the Council to adopt the resolution that was before them tonight as an <br /> urgency item. She added that the potential loss to the Town if the Governor's proposal to shift <br /> local VLF revenues is passed would be $334,000 from the Town's General Fund. <br /> 1 January 16,2003 <br /> Regular City Council Meeting <br />