Purpose

To consolidate, disseminate, and gather information concerning the 710 expansion into our San Rafael neighborhood and into our surrounding neighborhoods. If you have an item that you would like posted on this blog, please e-mail the item to Peggy Drouet at pdrouet@earthlink.net

Friday, January 10, 2014

Call to Action - Pasadena City Council Meeting

From Sylvia Plummer, January 9, 2014


We need people to attend the Pasadena City Council Meeting to speak in favor/support of the City appropriating $50,000 to the 5-City Alliance.  We also need people to come and support those that will speak.  

Monday, January 13, 2014   at  6:30 pm


Pasadena City Hall
City Council Chambers, 2nd floor 
100 N. Garfield Avenue, Pasadena


What is Happening?  Pasadena Department of Transportation has been working with the staff of the surrounding Cities on a collective approach to the SR-710 north study.  The Pasadena Finance Committee will now ask the City Council to appropriate $50,000 to the 5-City Alliance to provide resources regarding issues related to the SR-710 North Study.  It is agenda Item #15,  the agenda can be found at:  

From the agenda:

Under REPORTS AND COMMENTS FROM COUNCIL COMMITTEES

Finance Committee 

15.      APPROPRIATE $50,000 FROM THE UNAPPROPRIATED FUND BALANCE OF THE GENERAL FUND FOR FUNDING A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN CITY MANAGERS OF THE CITIES OF GLENDALE, LA CAÑADA-FLINTRIDGE, SIERRA MADRE, SOUTH PASADENA AND PASADENA TO SHARE RESOURCES AND INFORMATION REGARDING ISSUES RELATED TO THE SR-710 NORTH STUDY
Recommendation: Appropriate $50,000 from Unappropriated Fund Balance of the General Fund to Budget Account No. 101-141000 (City Manager’s Office) which represents the City’s pro-rata share for participating with the Cities of Glendale, La Cañada-Flintridge, Sierra Madre, and South Pasadena, to provide resources and information regarding issues related to the SR-710 North Study.
Staff Report: