- In other action
On Tuesday, the Galt City Council also:
Approved paying two outside firms roughly $1 million for construction management services related to the Twin Cities Roundabouts project.
Adopted a resolution continuing the resident nonprofit organization rental fee waiver and special provisions for Chabolla and Litttleton community centers rentals, but reduced the number of free annual uses from two to one. Due to restrictions for private organizations, the city has lost revenue as nonprofits have booked up Saturdays.
Voted to pen a letter of support to the state for an alternative concept to the Bay Delta Conservation Plan.
Received a Capital Improvement Program status update.
Made appointments to various city committees, commissions, outside agencies and regional boards.
Introduced an ordinance to create development agreement procedures.
Directed staff to bring back a proposal to add two members to the Planning Commission.
Adopted salary ranges and job descriptions for two new city employee positions.
Received an informational report on the end of the second quarter of fiscal year 2013.
Approved increasing a city-issued credit card by $15,000.
— Jennifer Bonnett
Posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 12:00 am
Residents will be paying an additional $2.61 a month for water, sewer, storm drainage and garbage service in Galt beginning this spring.
At Tuesday's regular meeting, the first of 2013, Galt City Council members approved a number of utility rate adjustments to maintain current system capabilities and move forward with capital improvement projects. Even with the increases, the annual utility bills for a single-family residence are still lower than neighboring Lodi and Elk Grove.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 12:00 am.