Meetings Tagged "Community Agencies"

April 30, 2013 Council Meeting

Item 48  Allocation of Funds for community agencies Staff Report All of staff agree with commission recommendations Shortened time frame and shortened application this year Commissions would like to incorporate site visits into time frame in the future 8.2% reduction in all Federal Funds Do not know the true reduction of CDBG and other state funds Have $400K in carry over funds. All...

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February 28, 2012 Special Meeting – Community Agency Funding

February 28, 2012 - Special Meeting: Community Agency Funding Workshop SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  Federal funding has taken dramatic cuts.  While there is currently a gap of almost $300,000, unexpected and new funds have filled most of the gap leaving approximately $75,000.  As a result community agencies will be receiving 1.7% cuts across the board.  2014 funding looks even worse.  Staffing...

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May 3, 2011 – Regular Meeting

SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY HOUSING AND CHILD CARE MITIGATION FEES:  There has not been an updated report since 1993 and pursuant to California government code requirements this needs to be done every 5 years.  These fees are one-time events that are a component of new development fees and there are unexpended fees currently held in suspense.  Council was split on the benefit of these fees vs....

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May 3, 2011 – Special Meeting Proposed FY 2012 and 2013 Biennial Budget

SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY General Fund deficit for FY 2012 – 2013 is projected at $9.2 Million.  These are due primarily to cuts in Federal and State funds, declining revenues and an increase in employee health and retirement costs.  City staff is balancing the budget by cutting expenses which will impact the delivery of city services.  Fees to property owners will also increase or there...

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April 26, 2011 – Regular Meeting

April 26, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting   SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY RESTRICT LOCATION OF DRUG STORES: Approved on Consent Calendar with Wozniak going on record as voting no. CALDECOTT 4TH BORE SETTLEMENT PROJECTS: Moved and approved on the Consent Calendar with modifications to move projects in Districts 3 and 7 to Year 1 for parity on the corridor. SOUTH AND WEST BRANCH LIBRARY...

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