INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA       
Friday March 27, 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY ORDERED by the Mayor that a special meeting of the City Council will be held on Friday, March 27, 2020, at 10:00 A.M., in the Council Chambers, One Manchester Boulevard, Inglewood, California (Government Code Section 54956).



AGENDA
INGLEWOOD CITY COUNCIL 


MAYOR/CHAIRMAN 
  James T. Butts, Jr.
COUNCIL/AGENCY/AUTHORITY MEMBERS
  George W. Dotson, District No. 1
  Alex Padilla, District No. 2
  Eloy Morales, Jr., District No. 3
  Ralph L. Franklin, District No. 4
CITY CLERK/SECRETARY
  Yvonne Horton
CITY TREASURER/TREASURER
  Wanda M. Brown
CITY MANAGER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
  Artie Fields
CITY ATTORNEY/GENERAL COUNSEL
  Kenneth R. Campos
 
 

OPENING CEREMONIES – 10:00 A.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/Finance Authority/Parking Authority on any item on today’s agendas, may do so at this time.

 

COUNCIL INITIATIVE

 

CI-1. Mayoral

Initiative by Mayor James T. Butts, Jr., recommending during this unprecedented emergency, the City Manager be directed to take actions to provide economic relief for residents and businesses that are experiencing loss of income, jobs and business opportunities.

Recommendation:

Direct the City Manager to take the following actions: 

  1. All Street Sweeping Citations issued from March 16 through the weekend of passage of this initiative (March 30, 2020) be voided and not collected;  
  2. The 5 persons that have paid their citations be contacted and have their paid fines rebated to them.  
  3. Based upon the input from Council Member Morales, the City make available during this period of emergency due to the COVID-19 viral contagion that on Street Sweeping days, the public lots in Parking Structure 1 (adjacent to City Hall), the Main Library Lot (intersection of Grevillea and Queen Street), and the Arbor Vitae City-owned parking lots (Arbor Vitae Street west of La Brea Boulevard) be open to residents to park free of charge during the declared emergency period;
  4. The charge for trash collection not be collected for the current billing cycle citywide (cost to the City – approximately $1 Million dollars);
  5. Based upon the input of Council Member Franklin, the false alarm billing charges for the period of declaration of emergency be waived and not collected; 
  6. Any false alarm billing fees levied and paid be rebated to the business owner;
  7. That no water disconnection or late fees for non-payment of water billing for the duration of the emergency declaration occur; and 
  8. Those behind on their water billings be given 6 months to reconcile their accounts.


Documents:
  1. CI-1.PDF
 

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.