City Council

January 23rd, 2023


Call to Order


AAA. 1 Proclamation for Lunar New Year




Subject: Written Liability Claim Against the City of Palo Alto by James Goodrich
(Claim No. C22-0013) Authority: Government Code Section 54956.9(e)(3).

City Designated Representatives: City Manager and his Designees Pursuant to Merit System Rules and Regulations (Ed Shikada, Kiely Nose, Sandra Blanch, Nicholas Raisch, Molly Stump, and Caio Arelleano) Employee Organization: Service Employees International Union, (SEIU) Local 521, Utilities Management and Professional Association of Palo Alto (UMPAPA)Palo Alto Peace Officer’s Association (PAPOA), Palo Alto Police Management Association (PMA), International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) local 1319, Palo Alto Fire Chiefs Association (FCA),; Authority: Government Code Section 54957.6 (a)




3. Presentation of the Annual Community Survey Results

Staff Report




Agenda Changes, Additions and Deletions



Public Comment




Consent Calendar

4. Approval of a General Services Agreement Contract Number C23185605 with Linko Technology, Inc. for the Amount of $219,447 Over a Seven-Year Term for Pretreatment Program Software.

5. Review and Acceptance of Annual Status Report on Development Impact Fees for Fiscal Year 2022 and Adoption of a Resolution Making Statutory Findings under Govt. Code section 66001.

6. Approval of Contract Number C23186552 With Downtown Streets Team, Inc. for a Total Not-to-Exceed Amount of $160,477 for Fiscal Year 2023 for Workforce Development Services.

7. Parks and Recreation Commission Recommendation to Adopt an Ordinance Amending PAMC Section 22.04.220 to Regulate Electric Bicycles and Electric Coasting Devices in Parks and Open Spaces.

Public Comment

8. Acceptance of the Macias Gini & O’Connell Audit of the City of Palo Alto’s Financial Statements as of June 30, 2022 and the Management Letter; Approval of the FY 2022 Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (ACFR); and Amendments to the FY 2022 Budget in Various Funds, as Recommended by the Finance Committee.

9. Adoption of a Resolution to Extend the Appointment of Adriane D. McCoy of Baker Tilly US, LLP as Interim City Auditor Through April 30, 2023.


10. Approval of Contract with CivicPlus, LLC (C23186719) for CivicRec Recreation Management Software for a Period of Six Years in an Amount Not to Exceed $735,065 (Including a 5% Contingency for Additional Services Amount of $29,229)

11. Adopt a Resolution Establishing the Council Annual Calendar of Meetings, Breaks and Council Events for Calendar Year 2023 Supplemental Report

12. Approval of Recommendations on Process for 2023 Council Priority Setting Retreat



City Manager Comments



Action Item

13PUBLIC HEARING / QUASI-JUDICIAL. 575 Los Trancos [21PLN-00196]: Adoption of a Record of Land Use Action Approving a Major Site and Design Application for the Construction of a new 7,245 Square Foot Single-Family Residence With a new 895 Square Foot Accessory Dwelling Unit and Associated Site Improvements, on a 5.38-Acre Site. Zoning District: Open Space (OS). Environmental Review: Adoption of a Mitigated Negative Declaration and Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program.

Public Comment




14. City Council discussion and direction regarding wage requirements for the contract for next Janitorial services.

A. Review and Provide Direction on Wage and Benefits Requirements for Inclusion in a New Janitorial Services Request for Proposal (RFP)
B. Responsible Contracting Standards Colleague’s Memo (Stone & Burt)






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