Jun 14 2012

Revised Language for Bay Friendly Landscaping Requirements

In response to citizens’ concerns, City staff has revised its previous recommendation of amendments to Chapter 17 of the City’s Municipal Code.  “While it is typically not possible to make changes to model ordinances, Stopwaste.org agreed to allow Piedmont to make changes to address the unclear language.”  The revised ordinance proposal begins on Page 13 of:

Revised Version of StopWaste Proposed Ordinance

The Staff report notes that “the City council asked staff to make changes to the model ordinance proposal by Stopwaste.org…”  The new proposal will be discussed on June 18 as Item 4 on the agenda.  (Open session begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers.)

The meeting will begin earlier, at 6:30 p.m. with a closed session to discuss three matters:  litigation re Blair Park, labor negotiations for all units, and the appointment of an interim Chief of Police.  The 2012-13 budget will also be on the agenda for Council approval.


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