ENERGY, CLIMATE CHANGE, AND ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

ROOM 1010, CITY HALL - 1:00 PM

200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012
MEMBERS:   COUNCILMEMBER NURY MARTINEZ, CHAIR
  COUNCILMEMBER PAUL KORETZ
  COUNCILMEMBER PAUL KREKORIAN
  COUNCILMEMBER GILBERT A. CEDILLO
  COUNCILMEMBER MITCH O'FARRELL

 

(Armando Bencomo - Legislative Assistant (213) 978-1080 or email Armando.Bencomo@lacity.org)

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MULTIPLE AGENDA ITEM COMMENT
GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT
ITEM NO.(1)
14-1499-S7, 14-1499-S8, 19-0600-S89, 19-0600-S156, 19-0609

CONTINUED FROM DECEMBER 3, 2019
Bureau of Sanitation (BOS) to report back on various instructions relative to the Comprehensive Cleaning and Rapid Engagement (CARE) and CARE plus teams, pursuant to Council action of June 28, 2019.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(2)
17-0878-S9

FOR DISCUSSION ONLY (NO ACTION TO BE TAKEN)
Verbal update by the BOS relative to the formation of an Organics Implementation Team to increase educational and outreach efforts regarding the organics collection program and related matters, pursuant to Council action of September 25, 2019.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(3)
19-0093

Board of Public Works (BPW) report and Resolution relative to authorizing the BOS to accept, negotiate, and execute all documents necessary to secure grant funds from the United States Environmental Protection Agency Brownfield Cleanup Grant for use at the Taylor Yard G2 Project.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(4)
19-1599

Board of Water and Power Commissioners (Board), City Administrative Officer (CAO), and City Attorney reports, Resolution No. 020 113, and Ordinance relative to the approval of the Open Access Transmission Tariff Service Agreement for Firm Point-to-Point Transmission Service between the Los Angeles Department of Water (LADWP) and Powerex Corporation.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(5)
19-1594

Board and City Attorney reports, Resolution No. 020 109, and Ordinance relative to the approval of the Arizona Nuclear Power Project (ANPP) Hassayampa Switchyard Interconnection Agreement among the LADWP, Arizona Public Service Company, El Paso Electric Company, Public Service Company of New Mexico, Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District, Southern California Edison Company (SCE), and Southern California Public Power Authority (Co-Owners of the ANPP Hassayampa Switchyard); and Sun Streams 2, LLC.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(6)
19-1395

Board, CAO, and City Attorney reports, Resolution No. 020 078, and Ordinance relative to the Agreement for Interconnection of the Eldorado-Harry Allen 500 kiloVolt (kV) Transmission Line to the Eldorado 500 kV Switchyard among the LADWP, SCE, Nevada Power Company dba NV Energy, and DesertLink, LLC.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(7)
19-1394

Board, CAO, and City Attorney reports, Resolution No. 020 080, and Ordinance relative to Amendment No. 1 to the Amended and Restated City-Edison Pacific Intertie Direct Current Transmission Facilities Agreement between the LADWP and SCE relative to Operation and Maintenance staffing levels at the LADWP Sylmar Converter Station.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: Yes

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(8)
19-1451

Board Report and Resolution No. 020 095 relative to a Right-of-Way Permit between the LADWP and the United States Department of the Interior, National Park Services, for the continued operation and maintenance of the LADWP's Navajo-McCullough 500 kV overhead electric transmission line and associated equipment.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(9)
19-1585

Motion (O'Farrell - Martinez) relative to instructing the LADWP to report on the feasibility of entering into partnerships with the Navajo Nation to implement cost-effective solar and clean energy projects on tribal lands for the City while ensuring environmental justice and economic equity to the Navajo Nation.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

ITEM NO.(10)
19-1597

Board and City Attorney reports, Resolution No. 020 110, and Ordinance relative to the transfer of surplus money from the Power Revenue Fund of the LADWP to the Reserve Fund of the City during Fiscal Year 2019-20.

Fiscal Impact Statement Submitted: No.

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.


 

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