*For all past agendas/minutes please scroll down.
*To view agendas/minutes on mobile devices, tap HERE.
*Approved minutes are available below and by clicking here.
City Council Meeting Agenda and Staff Reports
November 30, 2016
- Date: 11/30/2016 5:00 PM
- Location: City Hall Council Chamber
3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, California 92262
- Introduction: Upcoming City Council Agenda
AND AS SUCCESSOR AGENCY TO THE PALM SPRINGS COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY
CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA
Council Chamber, 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, California 92262
ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
Robert Moon, Mayor
Chris Mills, Mayor Pro Tem
Ginny Foat, Councilmember
Geoff Kors, Councilmember
J.R. Roberts, Councilmember
City of Palm Springs Mission Statement: Palm Springs is an inclusive world-class city dedicated to providing excellent and responsive public services to enhance the quality of life for current and future generations.
David H. Ready, Esq., Ph.D., City Manager
James Thompson, Chief of Staff/City Clerk
Marcus Fuller, Assistant City Manager/City Engineer
Douglas C. Holland, City Attorney
Geoffrey S. Kiehl, Director of Finance and Treasurer
Any person who wishes to provide public testimony for an Item on the Agenda MUST file a speaker card prior to the Public Testimony (Non-Public Hearing Agenda Items Only) prior to that portion of the meeting. Testimony for Public Hearings will be allowed only during the Public Hearing. [Two (2) minutes per speaker]
Testimony for Public Hearings will only be taken at the time of the hearing. Any person who wishes to speak at a Public Hearing must file a “Speaker Card” with the City Clerk BEFORE the Public Hearing is called. [Two (2) minutes per speaker]
Any person who wishes to speak on a topic not on the agenda within the City’s jurisdiction during the “Public Comments” portion of the agenda must file a “Speaker Card” with the City Clerk BEFORE that portion of the agenda is called. [Two (2) minutes per speaker] Although the City Council values your comments, pursuant to the Brown Act, it generally cannot take any action on items not listed on the posted agenda.
Please note, any agenda item which has not been initiated by 11:00 P.M. may be continued to a subsequent meeting.
At approximately 10:00 P.M., the City Council will determine the number of speakers who wish to address the City Council during Public Comment for non-Agenda Items, and determine which agenda items will be considered before the 11:00 P.M. Adjournment time.
4:00 P.M. CLOSED SESSION
CALL TO ORDER (Council Chamber):
PUBLIC COMMENT (Council Chamber): This time has been set aside for members of the public to address the City Council on items contained only on the Closed Session Agenda.
RECESS TO CLOSED SESSION (Small Conference Room): See Closed Session Agenda.
5:00 P.M. REGULAR MEETING
CALL TO ORDER:
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:
PUBLIC TESTIMONY: Two (2) minutes will be assigned to each speaker.
1. UNFINISHED BUSINESS:
1.A. DISCUSSION AND INTRODUCTION OF MODIFICATIONS TO THE VACATION RENTAL ORDINANCE AND CEQA DETERMINATION, APPROVAL OF AN AMENDMENT TO THE 2016-17 ALLOCATED POSITIONS PLAN CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF VACATION RENTAL ENFORCEMENT, APPROVAL OF A RESOLUTION MODIFYING USER FEES FOR VACATION RENTAL REGISTRATION AND ANNUAL RENEWALS, AND APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 2 TO THE AGREEMENT WITH VACATION RENTAL COMPLIANCE:
RECOMMENDATION: 1) Waive the reading of the text and introduce by title for first reading Ordinance No. _____, “AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, AMENDING AND RESTATING CHAPTER 5.25 OF THE PALM SPRINGS MUNICIPAL CODE RELATING TO VACATION RENTALS;” 2) Adopt Resolution No. _____, “A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, APPROVING AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO THE ALLOCATED POSITIONS AND COMPENSATION PLAN FOR FISCAL YEAR 2016-17, ADOPTED BY RESOLUTION NO. 24033; 3) Adopt Resolution No. _____, “A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA, MODIFYING USER FEES FOR THE VACATION RENTAL REGISTRATION AND RENEWAL FEES AND AMENDING THE COMPREHENSIVE FEE SCHEDULE ADOPTED BY RESOLUTION NO. 23854; and 4) Approve Amendment No. 2 to the Agreement with Vacation Rental Compliance extending the agreement to June 30, 2018 and modifying certain terms.
COUNCILMEMBER COMMENTS, REQUESTS, AND REPORTS: Additional general comments, reports, announcements, requests of staff and/or issues of concern to Councilmembers are briefly presented at this time.
ADJOURNMENT: The City Council will adjourn to the next regular meeting Wednesday, December 7, at 6:00 P.M. Council Chamber, City Hall, preceded by Closed Session, Small Conference Room, City Hall, 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs.