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Posted: Monday, November 16, 2009 12:00 am

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


Lodi Budget/Finance Committee special meeting

Key items:

  • Report on energy cost adjustments.
  • Pension presentation.
    When and where: 6 p.m., Carnegie Forum, 305 W. Pine St.


Lodi City Council shirtsleeve session

Key item:

  • Operational/financial report for Hutchins Street Square Community Center.
    When and where: 7 a.m., Carnegie Forum, 305 W. Pine St.

Galt City Council

Key items:

  • Determine whether to conduct a study on mobile home park rent control.
  • Eliminate assistant city manager position.
  • Agreement with Cosumnes Community Services District Fire Department for emergency operations management.
  • Revisions to skate park rules.
  • Set a curfew at dusk at Harvey and Lions Oak parks with the exception of youth baseball games and practices during the season at Harvey Park.
  • Public hearing on expenditures of Supplemental Law Enforcement Services program.
  • Amend ordinance regarding City Council procedural guidelines.
    When and where: 7 p.m., City Hall, 380 Civic Drive, Galt.

Lodi Unified School District Board of Education

Key items:

  • Hear an update on the proposed conversion of Heritage and Needham schools to K-6.
  • Set the annual board organizational meeting for Dec. 5.
  • Hold public hearings for two separate charter school proposals.
  • Recognize Erika Jane B. Albinto of Middle College High School for her first-place entry in the Reaching for the Stars Foundation contest.
    When and where: 7 p.m., John Muir Elementary School, 2303 Whistler Way, Stockton.

North San Joaquin Water Conservation District board special meeting

Key items:

  • Presentation on Santa Clara Valley Water District's groundwater recharge program.
  • Presentation on Eastern San Joaquin County Groundwater Banking Authority.
  • Presentation on Mokelumne River Forum.
  • Presentation on North San Joaquin's current and future water projects.
    When and where: 6:30 p.m., Lodi Grape Festival grounds, Burgundy Hall, 413 E. Lockeford St., Lodi.

Lodi Greenbelt Task Force

Meeting is canceled.

San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors

Meeting is canceled.


Lodi City Council

Key items:

  • Award $88,000 contract to Diede Construction of Woodbridge for playground surfacing Hale Park on Lodi's Eastside.
  • Accept improvements for wastewater infrastructure replacement program.
  • Accept five machetes of "Celebrate the Harvest" sculpture by artist Rowland Cheney.
  • Adopt resolution supporting a ballot initiative that would prevent the state from borrowing, taking or redirecting funds and opposing an initiative that would require a two-thirds vote for public electricity providers.
  • Public hearing to consider unmet transit needs in Lodi.
  • Introduce ordinance regarding vending on streets, sidewalks and private property.
  • Report on the Downtown Summit held Oct. 16.
  • Adding a one percent fee for video-related capital acquisition and repairs. For a customer subscribing to the 100-channel digital starter service, the increase would be about 58 cents per month.
    When and where: 7 p.m., Carnegie Forum, 305 W. Pine St.

San Joaquin County Board of Education

When and where: Noon, 901 Arch-Airport Road, Stockton.

Galt Joint Union Elementary School District Board of Education

Key items:

  • Hear a report on community pastors on premises as mentors.
  • Consideration to establish Dec. 9 as annual organizational meeting and regular monthly meeting.
  • Evaluate Superintendent Karen Schauer during closed session.
    When and where: 7 p.m., Lake Canyon Elementary School, 800 Lake Canyon Ave., Galt.

Lodi Art Advisory Board

Key items:

  • Policy discussion and photos of new Arts in Public Places projects.
  • Update on Japantown mural by Tony Segale.
  • Update on Rite of Spring sculpture by Baubie Fox.
    When and where: 12:30 p.m., Hutchins Street Square Green Room, 125 S. Hutchins St.

San Joaquin County Adivsory Water Commission

Key items:

  • Update on flood protection.
  • Review and possible action on passage of Delta legislation.
    When and where: 1 p.m., planning/public health conference room, 1601 E. Hazelton Ave., Stockton.


Lockeford Municipal Advisory Council

Key items:

  • Presentation on San Joaquin County senior services by Wendy Moore, deputy director of the county's Department of Human Services.
  • Public safety reports by the county sheriff's office and California Highway Patrol.
    When and where: 7 p.m., old Lockeford schoolhouse, 19456 N. Jack Tone Road, Lockeford.

Oak View Elementary School District board

When and where: 7:30 p.m. in the school's multi-purpose room, 7474 E. Collier Road, Acampo.

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