The Agenda: School board budget, undergrounding policy and more

The Agenda: School board budget, undergrounding policy and more

Michele Ellson

For the week of December 8, 2014

PUBLIC UTILITIES BOARD

The Public Utilities Board is holding a special meeting at 3 p.m. Monday, December 8 in Conference Room A/B at the Alameda Municipal Power Service Center, 2000 Grand Street. The board is holding a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, December 8 in Conference Room A/B at the Alameda Municipal Power Service Center, 2000 Grand Street.

On the agenda: The board will hold a strategic planning workshop will take place at 3 p.m. At the 7 p.m. meeting, the board will consider accepting an independent audit of Alameda Municipal Power’s fiscal years ending on June 30, 2013 and June 30, 2014. The board will also consider approving and recommending to the City Council a redesigned underground utility district policy. The board will also receive an informational update on the utility’s net energy metering program.

More information: Agendas and materials are available on the Alameda Municipal Power website. The agenda for the 3 p.m. meeting is here; the agenda for the 7 p.m. meeting is here.

PLANNING BOARD

The Planning Board meets at 7 p.m. Monday, December 8, in council chambers at City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue.

On the agenda: The board will consider a development plan for the Bachelor Enlisted Quarters at Alameda Point. The board will also receive a presentation on the status of development plans for Site A, a 68-acre parcel where a Waterfront Town Center is planned, and setting up an ad hoc committee for the project.

More information: An agenda and materials are available on the city’s website. The meeting will be broadcast live on Comcast cable channel 15 and AT&T cable channel 99 and webcast live on the city’s website.

YOUTH ADVISORY COMMISSION

The Youth Advisory Commission scheduled for 5 p.m. Tuesday, December 9 has been canceled.

BOARD OF EDUCATION

The Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 9 in council chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue.

On the agenda: The board will consider approval of a first interim budget. The board will also elect board officers, consider board committee assignments and appoint representatives to non-district committees. The board will also consider nominating a representative to the California School Boards Association Delegate Assembly. The board will also recognize outgoing board member Trish Herrera Spencer and receive information on options for filling board vacancies. The board will also consider approving a schedule of board meetings.

More information: An agenda and materials are available on the Alameda Unified School District website. The meeting will be broadcast live on Comcast cable channel 15 and AT&T cable channel 99 and webcast live on the city’s website.

RECREATION AND PARK COMMISSION

The Recreation and Park Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 11 has been canceled.

COMING UP

City Council, 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 16, council chambers, City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Avenue.