June 20, 2024 3:48 am

Recap of Glendale City Council’s May 7, 2024 Meeting

CONSENT ITEMS

4b. Glendale Water & Power, re: Adopt Specification No. 3982 for Vault Dewatering, Hazardous Waste Disposal and Emergency Response Clean-Up, and Direct the City Clerk to Advertise for Bids

  • Resolution 24-79 adopts Specification No. 3982, which outlines the requirements to furnish materials, equipment, and labor for vault dewatering, hazardous waste disposal, and emergency response clean-up for Glendale Water & Power (GWP). The resolution also directs the City Clerk to advertise for bids accordingly.

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Gharpetian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Gharpetian, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: None

4c. City Clerk, re: Solicitation of a Legal Advertising Contract for the City of Glendale

  • Resolution 24-73 adopts Specification No. 3986 and directs the City Clerk to advertise for bids.

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Gharpetian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Gharpetian, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: None

ACTION ITEMS

8a. Human Resources, re: Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the City of Glendale and the Glendale City Employees’ Association (GCEA)

  • Resolution 24-75 approves and adopts the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Glendale City Employees Association (GCEA), effective from July 1, 2024, through June 30, 2027.

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Najarian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: Gharpetian

  • Resolution 24-76 provides for the establishment of classification titles and compensation for employees covered by the Glendale City Employees’ Association (GCEA) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Najarian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: Gharpetian

  • Resolution 24-77 provides for the establishment of one classification title and compensation for the position of Electrical Line Mechanic Supervisor II, covered by the Glendale Management Association (GMA) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Najarian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: Gharpetian

  • Resolution 24-78 provides for the establishment of new classification titles and the implementation of a cost of living adjustment for executive positions.

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Najarian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: Gharpetian

8b. Management Services, re: Appointment to Fill Vacancy on the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority

  • Motion appointing Mayor Elen Asatryan to serve as the Glendale representative on the Airport Authority for the remainder of the unexpired term, ending on May 31, 2025.

Moved: Brotman
Seconded: Gharpetian

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Gharpetian, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: None

  • Motion directing staff to explore and present alternative options for the recruitment and selection of an Airport Authority Commissioner.

8c. Management Services, re: Selection of Charter Review Committee Members (Continued from April 30, 2024 Council Meeting)

  • The City Council approved the formation of a nine-member Charter Review Committee on February 27, 2024. Following a marketing campaign, applications were received from registered Glendale voters. The Council is now asked to appoint the committee members, who will review the City Charter and make recommendations to the City Council, with meetings set to begin in May. Motion Selecting Members.

Moved: Kassakhian
Seconded: Brotman

Vote as Follows
Ayes: Brotman, Gharpetian, Kassakhian, Najarian, Asatryan
Noes: None
Absent: None
Abstain: Najarian