INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA       


Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Open Session – 2:00 p.m.

Web Sites: 
www.cityofinglewood.org
www.cityofinglewood.org/253/Successor-Agency
www.cityofinglewood.org/688/Housing-Authority
www.cityofinglewood.org/654/Finance-Authority
www.cityofinglewood.org/839/Parking-Authority
 
 

*****NOTE FROM THE CITY*****

 

Doors to the City Council Chamber will open at 1:30 p.m. for Open Session. Please be mindful that seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis.

 

ALTERNATIVE METHODS

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The disruption in service of any alternative method does not preclude the City Council or other legislative body from taking further action on an agenda item.

 

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ACCESSIBILITY: If requested, the agenda and backup materials will be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with a disability, as required by Section 202 of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. Sec. 12132), and the federal rules and regulations adopted in implementation thereof.  Any person who requires a disability-related modification or accommodation, or translation services in order to observe and/or offer public comment may request such reasonable modification, accommodation,  or service by contacting the Office of the City Clerk by telephone at 310-412-5280,   FAX at 310-412-5533, One Manchester Boulevard, First Floor, Inglewood City Hall, Inglewood, CA 90301 or via email to athompson@cityofinglewood.org and aallen@cityofinglewood.org no later than 24 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.


AGENDA

CITY COUNCIL/SUCCESSOR AGENCY/HOUSING AUTHORITY/

JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY


 


RULES OF DECORUMClick Here to View


 MAYOR/CHAIRMAN 
James T. Butts, Jr.
COUNCIL/AGENCY/AUTHORITY MEMBERS
Gloria D. Gray, District No. 1
Alex Padilla, District No. 2
Eloy Morales, Jr., District No. 3
Dionne Faulk, District No. 4

CITY CLERK/SECRETARY 
Aisha L. Thompson
CITY TREASURER/TREASURER 
Wanda M. Brown
CITY MANAGER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Mark F. Weinberg
CITY ATTORNEY/GENERAL COUNSEL
 Kenneth R. Campos
 
 

OPENING CEREMONIES – 2:00 P.M.

Call to Order 

 

Pledge of Allegiance

 

Roll Call




 

PUBLIC COMMENTS REGARDING AGENDA ITEMS

Persons wishing to address the Inglewood City Council/Successor Agency/Housing Authority/Joint Powers Authority on any item on the agenda may do so at this time.

 

WARRANTS AND BILLS (City Council/Successor Agency/Housing Authority)

 

1, CSA-1 & H-1.

Warrant Registers.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Allow for Payment of Bills.
Documents:
  1. 1, CSA-1, H-1.PDF
 

MINUTES

 

M-1. CITY CLERK’S OFFICE

Approval of the Minutes for the Meeting held on December 5, 2023.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve.

                         

Documents:
  1. M-1.PDF
 

CONSENT CALENDAR

These items will be acted upon as a whole unless called upon by a Council Member.

 

2. CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE

Letters from the City Attorney’s Office recommending the following:

  1. Reject Claim pursuant to Government Code, Section 913:
  1. Samuel Tapia for alleged property damage; loose metal plate in road on December 28, 2023.
  1. Return Late Claim in accordance with Government Code, Section 911.2:

          1. Skowron Inc. dba Dave’s Carpet for alleged property damage; sewer line damaged by contractor on February 16, 2022.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Reject Claim listed as A-1; and
  2. Return Late Claim listed as B-1.
 

3. CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE

Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members award a contract and approve the attached two (2)-year agreement (with the option to extend for two (2) additional terms of one (1) year each) with Harold Long, dba Its Your Party, for City-Wide Event Management and Production Services, per RFP-0215. (Various Funds)

Recommendation:

 


  1. Award contract and approve agreement in an annual amount not to exceed $221,900 (total of $443,800).
Documents:
  1. 3.PDF
 

4. CITY MANAGER'S OFFICE

Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members approve Amendment No. 1 to the Welfare-to-Work Vocational and Direct Services Contract by and between the County of Los Angeles and the City of Inglewood, which serves as the Administrative Entity for the South Bay Workforce Investment Board (SBWIB).

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve Amendment No. 1.
Documents:
  1. 4.PDF
 

5. FINANCE DEPARTMENT

Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members approve a lease agreement with Cine D. Ivery dba Political Reporting Plus to continue to occupy 700 square feet of office space on the seventh floor of Inglewood City Hall (Suite 700).

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve lease agreement.
Documents:
  1. 5.PDF
 

6. PARKS, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY SERVICES DEPARTMENT

Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members authorize payment of an invoice submitted by Ramirez Productions & Event Rentals, Inc., for equipment rentals for the City’s “Light Up Market Street” Holiday Fair and Tree Lighting Ceremony. (General Fund)

Recommendation:

 


  1. Authorize payment in the amount of $6,171.02.
Documents:
  1. 6.PDF
 

7. POLICE DEPARTMENT


Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members approve the attached one (1)-year agreement (with the option to extend three (3) additional one (1)-year terms) with Shield Telehealth & Medical Services, LLC (Shield TMS) to provide non-emergency medical treatment for in-custody prisoners. (General Fund and Grant Fund)

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Approve agreement in the total amount of $188,250 (includes a contingency in the amount of $20,000); and 
  2. Authorize payment of invoices in the total amount of $50,765. (General Fund)
Documents:
  1. 7.PDF
 

DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

 

DR-1. SECTION 8, HOUSING, AND CDBG DEPARTMENT

Staff report recommending that the Mayor and Council Members adopt a resolution authorizing the City Manager or designee to submit a joint application, on behalf of the City of Inglewood (co-applicant), with Venice Community Housing (VCH) (applicant) and Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) (sub-recipient) to apply for Grant Funding from the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) for the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities (AHSC) Program.

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Adopt resolution. 
Documents:
  1. DR-1.PDF
 

SETTING PUBLIC HEARING

 

SPH-1. SECTION 8, HOUSING, AND CDBG DEPARTMENT

Staff report requesting that the Mayor and Council Members set a public hearing to adopt a resolution to apply for, accept, and approve the implementation of entitlement grant funding from the State of California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD), Division of the State Financial Assistance Permanent Local Housing Allocation (PLHA) Program.

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1.  Set public hearing for February 27, 2024, at 2:00 p.m.
Documents:
  1. SPH-1.PDF
 

REPORTS – CITY ATTORNEY

A-1.

Oral reports – City Attorney

 

REPORTS – CITY MANAGER

CM-1.

Oral reports – City Manager.


 

REPORTS – CITY CLERK

CC-1.

Oral reports – City Clerk.

 

CC-2. CITY CLERK’S OFFICE

Monthly Treasurer’s Report for the Month ending December 31, 2023. 

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Receive and file.
Documents:
  1. CC-2.PDF
 

INGLEWOOD SUCCESSOR AGENCY

Call to Order  

Roll Call

 

CSA-1, 1, H-1

Warrant Registers.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Allow for Payment of Bills.
Documents:
  1. 1, CSA-1, H-1.PDF
 

CSA-2. SUCCESSOR AGENCY SECRETARY

Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting held on December 5, 2023.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve.
Documents:
  1. CSA-2.PDF
 

CSA-3. SUCCESSOR AGENCY SECRETARY

Monthly Treasurer’s Report for the Month ending December 31, 2023. 

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Receive and file.
Documents:
  1. CSA-3.PDF
 

ADJOURNMENT INGLEWOOD SUCCESSOR AGENCY

 

INGLEWOOD HOUSING AUTHORITY

Call to Order 

Roll Call


 

H-1, 1 & CSA-1.

Warrant Registers.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Allow for Payment of Bills.
Documents:
  1. 1, CSA-1, H-1.PDF
 

H-2. HOUSING AUTHORITY SECRETARY

Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting held on December 5, 2023.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve.
Documents:
  1. H-2.PDF
 

H-3. HOUSING AUTHORITY SECRETARY

Monthly Treasurer’s Report for the Month ending December 31, 2023. 

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Receive and file.
Documents:
  1. H-3.PDF
 

ADJOURNMENT INGLEWOOD HOUSING AUTHORITY

 

INGLEWOOD JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY

Call to Order 

Roll Call

 

JPA-1. JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY SECRETARY

Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting held on December 5, 2023.

Recommendation:

 


  1. Approve.
Documents:
  1. JPA-1.PDF
 

JPA-2. JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY SECRETARY

Monthly Treasurer’s Report for the Month ending December 31, 2023. 

 

 

Recommendation:

 

 


  1. Receive and file.
Documents:
  1. JPA-2.PDF
 

ADJOURNMENT INGLEWOOD JOINT POWERS AUTHORITY

 

APPOINTMENTS TO BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, AND COMMITTEES

 

PUBLIC COMMENTS REGARDING OTHER MATTERS

Persons wishing to address the City Council on any matter connected with City business not elsewhere considered on the agenda may do so at this time.  Persons with complaints regarding City management or departmental operations are requested to submit those complaints first to the City Manager for resolution.
 

MAYOR AND COUNCIL REMARKS

The members of the City Council will provide oral reports, including reports on City related travels where lodging expenses are incurred, and/or address any matters they deem of general interest to the public.
 

ADJOURNMENT CITY COUNCIL

In the event that today’s meeting of the City Council is not held, or is concluded prior to a public hearing or other agenda item being considered, the public hearing or non-public hearing agenda item will automatically be continued to the next regularly scheduled City Council meeting. If you will require special accommodations, due to a disability, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at (310) 412-5280 or FAX (310) 412-5533, One Manchester Boulevard, First Floor, Inglewood City Hall, Inglewood, CA 90301. All requests for special accommodations must be received 72 hours prior to the day of the Council Meetings.




* No Accompanying Staff Report at the Time of Printing

** Serves in that Capacity for Successor Agency, Housing Authority, Finance Authority, Parking Authority, and Joint Powers Authority