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VALLEY GLEN COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING AGENDA
Wednesday, March 22, 2006, 6:30 PM
Los Angeles Valley College, Faculty
5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401
public is requested to fill out a “Speaker
Card” to address the Board on any item of the agenda prior to the Board
taking action on an item. Comments
from the public on Agenda items will be heard only when the respective item is
being considered. Comments from the
public on other matters not appearing on the Agenda that is within the Board’s
subject matter jurisdiction will be heard during the Public Comment period.
Public comment is limited to 2 minutes
per speaker, unless waived by the presiding officer of the Board.
posted for public review at: Karabagh Market, 13747 Victory Blvd., Valley Glen,
CA 91401; Vallarta Market, 13302
Victory Blvd., Valley Glen, CA; Erwin Street School, 13400 Erwin Street, Valley
Glen, CA; L. A. Valley College Administration Building, 5800 Fulton Street,
Valley Glen, CA; Cambridge Farms, 12431 Burbank, Valley Glen, CA; Monlux
Elementary School, 6051 Bellaire, Valley Glen, CA; Kittridge Street Elementary,
13619 Kittridge Street, Valley Glen, CA.
As a covered
entity under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Los
Angeles does not discriminate on the basis of disability and upon request, will
provide reasonable accommodation to ensure equal access to its programs,
services, and activities. Sign
language interpreters, assistive listening devices, or other auxiliary aids
and/or services may be provided upon request.
To ensure availability of services, please make your request at least 3
business days (72 hours) prior to the meeting you wish to attend by contacting
the Neighborhood Council Project Coordinator at (866) LA-HELPS
or e-mail to Matthew.Fitzgerald@lacity.org.
Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance, and Roll Call
Review of Minutes for 2/6/06 and motion to
accept – Laurie Lavine
Review of Minutes for 3/6/06 and motion to accept – Laurie
Public Comments – Comments from the public on non-agenda items within
subject matter jurisdiction. Public comments are limited
to two minutes per speaker.
Presentation by Christopher Alan of Dasher Lawless. Discussion and motion:
Dasher Lawless for GVGC support and recommendation to revise zoning to
(mixed use) from (Q)R3-1XL (multi-family residential) at 13101 –13219
Victory Blvd. Also
requesting support for modifications to allow certain unoccupied
architectural features to
extend above the allowable height for RAS3 zone. The proposed development
two levels of residential occupancy over two levels of commercial property over two levels of below grade parking.
7. Recommendation by
Vacancies Ad Hoc Committee and Motion to appoint Barry Pezzner
to fill a vacant business seat on the Board.
Discussion regarding GVGC Ad Hoc Committee on Election Violations Report
2/9/06, Brown Act violation pertaining to Ad Hoc Committees, and GVGC
pertaining to Article V, section 7. – Terry Anderson
Discussion and motion to allow Stakeholders on the following
committees: Land Use &
Planning; Government Relations & Services; Rules/Bylaws/Elections;
Review and discussion of committees and assignments: Possible motion(s)
Discussion and possible motion(s) regarding Committee meeting locations
postings for all meetings
Land Use and
Planning – Gary Popenoe, Chair
Motion regarding joint Mansionization Committee with VGNA
and Community meeting
– Arline Simon, Chair
Motion regarding monument signs in Valley Glen
Relations and Services – Terry Anderson, Chair
business cards, GVGC signs for meetings, office/storage space, GVGC rep to
Audit – Mickey Jannol, Chair
Education – Linda Wehrli, Chair
logo for GVGC and contest
– Chris Ueland, Chair
13. Discussion and possible motion(s) for Bylaw violations pertaining to Article V, section 6
and section 7.
Update on Directors of Animal Welfare (DAWS) – GVGC rep, Charlotte Laws
Board Member Comments – Comments from Board on non-agenda subject matters
within the Board’s jurisdiction
Next meeting, April 3, future Agenda items and other Calendar Events
written complaint regarding the Greater Valley Glen Council shall be submitted
to the Board of Directors. The Board will than refer the matter to an ad hoc
grievance panel comprised of 5 Stakeholders randomly selected by the Council
Secretary from a list of stakeholders who have expressed an interest in serving
on such a panel. The Secretary will coordinate a time and place for the panel to
meet with the person(s) submitting a grievance and to discuss dispute
resolution. Thereafter, a panel member shall prepare a written report within two
(2) months to be forwarded by the Secretary to the Board outlining the panel's
recommendations for the resolving the grievance. The matter shall be heard at
the next regular meeting of the Board pursuant to the Brown Act.
The formal grievance process is intended to address matters involving procedural disputes, e.g., the Board's failure to comply with Board Rules or these Bylaws, or its failure to comply with the Plan, local ordinances and/or State and federal law. If the grievance cannot be resolved through the grievance process then the complainant has the right to appeal to the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (Plan, Article 5 Section 4).