Current LARPD Board Meeting Agenda Packet
Board of Directors
Bob Coomber David Hutchinson Maryalice Faltings Steve Goodman Beth Wilson
Director Vice President President Director Director
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
ROBERT LIVERMORE COMMUNITY CENTER
4444 EAST AVENUE, LIVERMORE, CALIFORNIA
CRESTA BLANCA BALLROOM
1. CALL TO ORDER – ROLL CALL – PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
2. PUBLIC FORUM
An invitation will be given at this time to address the Board on any item not on the
3. CONSENT AGENDA (Motion)
3.1 BOARD MINUTES
3.1.1 Meeting of April 24, 2013.
3.1.2 Special Meeting of April 29, 2013.
3.2.1 General Manager’s Monthly Report (66/10).
4. CONSENT AGENDA RESOLUTIONS
5. BIDS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS
5.1 AWARD CONTRACT FOR ROBERTSON PARK RESPITE AREA AND TRAIL
The Board will consider awarding the contract to GradeTech Inc. for the
construction of the Robertson Park Trail and Respite Area Project, LARPD
Project No. 623. (Resolution)
Resolution No. ____, accepting the bid and awarding the contract to
GradeTech Inc. (PO Box 1728, San Ramon, CA 94583) in the amount of
$174,287.70 for the construction of the Robertson Park Trail and Respite Area,
LARPD Project No. 623.
6. OLD BUSINESS
7. NEW BUSINESS
7.1 RESOLUTION OF COMMENDATION FOR KAREN STRAIN
The Board will present a resolution commending Event and Facilities Specialist
Karen Strain on the occasion of her retirement from LARPD. (Resolution)
Resolution No. ____, commending Karen Strain on the occasion of her
retirement from LARPD.
7.2 SELECTION OF NEW DISTRICT AUDITOR
The Board will consider approving James Marta & Company, Certified Public
Accountants as the District’s new Auditor. (Resolution)
Resolution No. ____, approving James Marta & Company, Certified Public
Accountants as the District’s new Auditor, effective with FY 2012-13, and
authorizing General Manager Barry to execute a contract.
8. COMMITTEE REPORTS
9. MATTERS INITIATED/ANNOUNCEMENTS BY THE DIRECTORS
10. MATTERS INITIATED/ANNOUNCEMENTS BY THE GENERAL MANAGER
11. ADJOURNMENT TO EXECUTIVE SESSION
12. EXECUTIVE SESSION
12.1 CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL-EXISTING LITIGATION
(Subdivision (a) of Section 54956.9)
Name of Case: Alameda Deputy County Sheriff's Association v. ACERA, et. al.,
Alameda County Superior Court Case No. RG12658890
12.2 PUBLIC EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE EVALUATION
Pursuant to Section 54957 of the Government Code.
Title: General Manager
13. RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
14. REPORT ON ACTION TAKEN IN EXECUTIVE SESSION
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