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Posted: Monday, January 3, 2011 6:30 am | Updated: 11:44 am, Mon Jan 9, 2012.

The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt areas this week:


San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors

Key items:

  • Swearing in of re-elected supervisors Ken Vogel and Larry Ruhstaller. Vogel will be sworn in by Assemblyman Bill Berryhill, R-Ceres; Ruhstaller by Superior court Judge Anthony Lucaccini.
  • Swearing in of District Attorney Jim Willett, Auditor-Controller Adrian Van Houten, Treasurer-Tax Collector Shabbir Khan and Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk Kenneth Blakemore.
  • Remarks by new board chairman Larry Ruhstaller and outgoing chairman Carlos Villapudua.

When and where: 11 a.m., board chambers, 44 N. San Joaquin St., sixth floor, Stockton.

Galt Youth Committee

When and where: 6 p.m., City Council conference room, 340 Civic Drive, Galt.


Lodi City Council shirtsleeve

Key items:

  • Grape Bowl improvement alternatives.

When and where: 7 a.m., Carnegie Forum, 305 W. Pine St., Lodi.

Galt City Council

When and where: 7 p.m., City Hall, 380 Civic Drive, Galt.

North San Joaquin Water Conservation District board

Key items:

  • Process to select a new district manager.
  • Receive report on appellate court decision.
  • Report on district operations, including job description of wastewater operator.
  • Receive budget report and consider adopting district budget from Dec. 1, 2010 through Dec. 1, 2011.
  • Consider benefit assessment to increase district revenues, what should be done regarding delinquent groundwater charges for the 2007-08 and 2008-09 fiscal years and claim for groundwater charge by Oscar Goehring.
  • Hear board chairman Bryan Pilkington’s surface water plan from 2008.
  • Consider holding district board meetings at night and every other month.
  • Proposal to use district water at Tracy Lake.
  • Report on water well levels.

When and where: 6:30 p.m., Lodi Public Library conference room, 201 W. Locust St., Lodi.

Lodi Unified School District board special meeting

When and where: 9 a.m., James Areida Education Support Center, 1305 E. Vine St., Lodi.

San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors

Key items:

  • Approve announcement of vacant position on the San Joaquin County Planning commission.
  • Committee assignments among board members, including air pollution, Local Agency Formation Commission, San Joaquin Council of Governments and several committees dealing with water/Delta, health, law enforcement, transportation, agriculture and greenbelts.
  • Three legal settlements — one for $645,000 to Jason Small, who claims medical malpractice at San Joaquin General Hospital due to an alleged misdiagnosis of a biopsy specimen; $130,000 to Hayley Bailey, who claims civil rights violations when sheriff’s deputies attempted to search a home; and $60,000 to Robert Maxson for alleged disability discrimination and wrongful termination.

When and where: 9 a.m., board chambers, 44 N. San Joaquin St., sixth floor, Stockton.

Lodi Greenbelt Task Force

Meeting canceled.

Lodi Recreation Commission

Meeting canceled.


Lodi City Council

Key items:

  • Presentation of Lodi Fire Department commendation certificate to Ernesto Ochoa.
  • Accept improvements under contracts for Grape Bowl all-weather surface project.
  • Appointments to Lodi Animal Advisory Commission, Recreation Commission and San Joaquin Council of Governments Citizens Advisory Commission.
  • Revise city energy risk management policies and consider appointing Councilman Phil Katzakian to risk oversight committee.
  • Appoint two City Council members to participate in selection process for a new police chief.

When and where: 7 p.m., Carnegie Forum, 305 W. Pine St., Lodi.

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