Meetings Tagged "Special Taxes"

May 29, 2012 – Council Meeting

 May 29, 2012 – Council Meeting  SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  City Manager appointment approved. Charter Amendment Ballot Language approved – will allow district line to deviate from previous border restrictions and councilmembers could be drawn out of their district but allowed to serve out their term. $30M Bond Measure for Streets and Storm Drains and $20M Bond Measure for new warm...

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May 1, 2012 – Council Meeting

May 1, 2012 – Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY WEST BERKELEY PROJECT:  Overwhelming public comment in opposition to the MUP mixing of residential, building heights, impacts to Aquatic Park, and increased density.  Public Hearing was continued to May 8. 2301 DURANT:  Much public comment.  Council upheld ZAB recommendation. BERKELEY CO-OP:  Staff to return to council with...

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April 3, 2012 – Special Meeting: Survey Results – Potential Bond Measure/Special Taxes

April 3, 2012 Special Meeting – March Tax Survey Results SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY Over 400 likely voters were interviewed for various new taxing measures including special taxes and Bond Measures at different levels.  The only items that came close to receiving a majority of support was a Bond Measure for storm drain infrastructure and a special tax for homeless services.  Councilmembers made...

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