- In other action
On Tuesday, the Galt City Council also:
Approved a new dispatch and records management system for the police department that should save up to $23,000 annually in maintenance costs.
Received a report from Mayor Barbara Payne on the city's strategic plan, which includes goals over three years. Among those are the recent addition of the Sacramento Commuter bus that saw 96 total riders last week, according to Payne.
Proclaimed May as Older Americans Month. This year's theme is "Never too old to play."
Designated Councilman Mark Crews as a voting member for the League of California Cities annual conference in San Diego in September. The alternate will be Vice Mayor Marylou Powers.
— Jennifer Bonnett
Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 12:00 am
Close to a quarter of a million dollars will go toward further improvements in Galt's Old Town area. This was decided on Tuesday when the city council approved $233,028 for engineering work along the C Street-Fourth Street corridor.
Among the engineering services are constructing a parking lot alongside the railroad tracks, improved street lighting, and outdoor furniture such as benches. An additional $23,300 in contingency funds was also approved unanimously.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 12:00 am.