MEETING DATE: JULY 07, 2015
AGENDA ITEM #8
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AGENDA ITEM: Consider appointment of Alternate Planning Commissioner. MEETING DATE: July 7, 2015
PREPARED BY: Randy Hatch, Contract City Planner
REVIEWED BY: Odi Ortiz, Interim City Manager
Staff recommends the following:
1. Review the applications received applying for Alternate Planning Commissioner;
2. Determine if the Council as a whole, or a Council Committee wishes to interview the two candidates and make a recommendation to the full Council;
3. Appoint an Alternate Planning Commissioner.
BACKGROUND AND DISCUSSION:
On April 19, 2015, staff received the resignation of Planning Commissioner Francisco Castellanos.
At the Council meeting of May 5, 2015, the Council accepted the resignation and appointed Alternate Planning Commissioner Francisco Mendoza-Gonzalez to fill the vacancy. Also at that meeting, the Council directed staff to advertise for an Alternate Commissioner. Staff adve1iised the vacancy on the City website, posted on the City Hall bulletin board, and asked that the vacancy be noted in both the Merced Sun-Star and the Livingston Chronicle in a news a1iicle.
The deadline for applications was Friday, June 16, 2015. Two applications were received (see attached).
1. Applications for Alternate Planning Commissioner
2. Resolution 2015-
RESOLUTION NO. 2015-
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LIVINGSTON APPOINTING AN ALTERNATE PLANNING COMMISSIONER TO FILL A VACANCY
ON THE PLANNING COMMISSION
WHEREAS, the City appointed the Alternate Planning Commissioner to fill a vacancy of the Planning Commission on May 5, 2015; and
WHEREAS, this appointment created a vacancy of the Alternate Planning Commissioner position and the City Council directed staff to advertise for an Alternate Commissioner; and
WHEREAS, The City received two applications within the filing period.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the City Council of the City of Livingston does hereby appoint the following person to fill the Alternate Planning Commissioner vacancy:
Alternate Planning Commissioner
Term Expiration Date
December 31, 2016
Passed and adopted this ih day of July, 2015, by the following vote:
Rodrigo Espinoza, Mayor of the City of Livingston
I, hereby certify that the foregoing resolution was regularly introduced, passed and adopted at a regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Livingston this ih day of July, 2015.
Antonio Silva, City Clerk of the City of Livingston