Called by Committee Chair

* REVISED - SPECIAL MEETING - RULES, ELECTIONS, INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS, AND NEIGHBORHOODS COMMITTEE

Friday, May 27, 2016

JOHN FERRARO COUNCIL CHAMBER, CITY HALL, ROOM 340 - 8:30 AM

200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012

* Revised to add Item No. 2 - CF 15-0002-S179, and to add Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance to Environmental Panel Discussion.

 

MEMBERS:    COUNCILMEMBER HERB J. WESSON, JR., CHAIR
  COUNCILMEMBER JOSE HUIZAR
  COUNCILMEMBER MARQUEECE HARRIS-DAWSON

 

(Richard Williams - Legislative Assistant - (213) 978-1071 or email richard.williams@lacity.org)

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ITEM NO.(1)
16-0093

Joint City Administrative Officer (CAO) and Chief Legislative Analyst (CLA) report relative to governance reform of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP); CAO/CLA to report relative to proposals for LADWP's human resources, contracting process, and Board of Commissioners and Board support staff; CAO/CLA and Office of Public Accountability (OPA) to report relative to maximizing effectiveness of the OPA and Ratepayer Advocate; and City Attorney to report relative to options to cap or limit the Power Revenue Transfer; as initiated by Motion (Fuentes - Wesson - O'Farrell). (For more information:  http://dwpreform.lacity.org/.)

 

          Environmental Panel Discussion by the Sierra Club, Climate Resolve, Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (LAANE), and Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance. 

 

 

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted:  No.

Community Impact Statement:  Yes.

 

For:  Bel-Air Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council
  Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council
  Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council
  Los Feliz Neighborhood Council
For if Amended:  Lake Balboa Neighborhood Council
Against Unless Amended:  Greater Valley Glen Neighborhood Council
No Position: Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council
General Comments:  Studio City Neighborhood Council

 

 

ITEM NO.(2)
15-0002-S179

Resolution (Harris-Dawson - Huizar), and Chief Legislative Analyst to report, relative to including in the City's 2015-16 State Legislative Program, support for Los Angeles County's efforts to amend State law to grant counties authority to seek voter approval of a tax on a personal income above $1,000,000 per year in order to combat homelessness.

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

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