- In other action
On Tuesday, the City Council also:
Approved the purchase and sale agreements with multiple owners
for the acquisition of nine parcels in the Galt Old Town Area at a
cost of approximately $1.2 million. The council's unanimous vote
clears the way for an entertainment venue along Fourth Street.
Authorized the city manager to execute a contract for
construction of the Walker Community Park Bleachers project in the
amount of $134,600.
Awarded the purchase of one crack sealer in the amount of
$42,509 to an outside vendor.
Amended the fee schedule for the Chabolla and Littleton
Community Centers to include a rental fee of $0 per day and $150
cleaning deposit for resident non-profit organizations.
Appointed council members Barbara Payne and Mark Crews to a new
Chamber Economic Development Task Force. Councilman Randy Shelton
said it has been in the works since 2006.
Received the city's strategic plan for the next six months.
— Jennifer Bonnett
Posted: Wednesday, February 8, 2012 12:00 am
Residents of Galt will be paying about $1 less on their utility
bills beginning March 1. On Tuesday, the Galt City Council
unanimously approved a series of utility rate adjustments.
"We're looking at several decreases and one big increase,"
interim public works director Richard Prima said, adding that the
city's goal is to avoid large rate fluctuations.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 12:00 am.