Glendale City Council Watch
Eco-Items on the Agenda for 3/1/2022
ALERT! Item 8C is key to GEC’s campaign to eliminate or reduce the purchase of new gas equipment for Grayson and replace with clean energy:
6 pm Regular Meeting
Live Feed / Agenda: https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/public-meeting-portal
8. ACTION ITEMS
c. Glendale Water and Power, re: Grayson Repowering Project
Staff Report: https://glendaleca.primegov.com/Portal/viewer?id=3170&type=0
GEC Rebuttal to Staff Report: https://gec.eco/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/2-27-2022-GEC-Letter-to-City-Council.pdf
GEC SUPPORTS BOTH THE RESOLUTION AND THE MOTION ABOVE!
[Please note: In the 2 PM Special City Council Meeting on 31/2022, Council will address the following item, which has been removed from the 6PM agenda (2PM Agenda: here):
3. Public Works, re: Further Recommendations on the State of the Community Forest
a. Motion to set Glendale’s citywide tree canopy goal at 25%
b. Resolution dispensing with competitive bidding and authorizing the City Manager, or a designee, to amend contract 8000974 for City Tree Services, with West Coast Arborists, Inc. (WCA) increasing the contract amount by $250,000 to $7,306,000, for the purpose of utilizing Measure S funds to plant trees
*TAKE ACTION on ITEM 8C:
We hope all GEC members will submit comments by email to our City Council Members, or call in to the meeting to stand with GEC and ask City Council to support Councilmember Dan Brotman’s proposal that was supported by Ara Najarian.
You can watch via the MyGlendale YouTube channel.
Call In when the item is up: (818) 937-8100
Email council members in advance:
Mayor Paula Devine: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vrej Agajanian: email@example.com
Dan Brotman: dbrotman@Glendaleca.gov
Ardy Kassakhian: AKassakhian@GlendaleCA.gov
Ara Najarian: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note – Scheduling changes can and do occur. We try to keep this post updated if things change, but please consult the city website for official agendas.