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File #: ID 20-001403    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/12/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 10/22/2020 Final action:
Title: Actions pertaining to the purchase of hotels to provide interim housing for at-risk residents due to COVID-19: 1. Adopt a finding of Categorical Exemption pursuant to Section 15301/Class 1 and Section 15303/Class 3 of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines 2. ***RESOLUTION - Adopting the 39th Amendment to the Annual Appropriation Resolution No. 2020-159 to appropriate $4,500,000 in CARES Act Funds to fund acquisition of interim housing (Requires 5 Votes) (Subject to Mayor's Veto) 3. Approve material terms and delegate authority to the City Manager to enter into Agreement(s) to provide interim housing for at-risk residents due to COVID-19, subject to approval by the City Attorney's Office.
Sponsors: Miguel Angel Arias, Luis Chavez, Esmeralda Z. Soria
Attachments: 1. 21 39th CARES Interim Housing v2.HJF - Supplement.pdf, 2. 21 39th CARES Housing Authority.HJF.pdf, 3. Additional Information Community Emails Received 1-N, 1-T, 1-Q, 1-N.pdf

REPORT TO THE CITY COUNCIL

 

 

 

October 15, 2020

 

 

 

SUBJECT

Title

Actions pertaining to the purchase of hotels to provide interim housing for at-risk residents due to COVID-19:

 

1.                     Adopt a finding of Categorical Exemption pursuant to Section 15301/Class 1 and Section 15303/Class 3 of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines

 

2.                     ***RESOLUTION - Adopting the 39th Amendment to the Annual Appropriation Resolution No. 2020-159 to appropriate $4,500,000 in CARES Act Funds to fund acquisition of interim housing (Requires 5 Votes) (Subject to Mayor’s Veto)

 

3.                     Approve material terms and delegate authority to the City Manager to enter into Agreement(s) to provide interim housing for at-risk residents due to COVID-19, subject to approval by the City Attorney’s Office.

 

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RECOMMENDATION

 

[If more than one recommendation pluralize]

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

[Brief, 1-2 paragraphs; information stated here must be expanded in Background section; clear and concise so anyone understands action being requested]

 

BACKGROUND

 

[Include: Any prior history; “City Attorney has reviewed and approved to form,” if applicable; source of funding; appropriate regulation summary information]

 

ENVIRONMENTAL FINDINGS

 

[Include CEQA findings or state N/A]

 

LOCAL PREFERENCE

 

[N/A due to State and Federal money; N/A because it is more than ½ of 1%; or yes, state why]

 

FISCAL IMPACT

 

[Funding source, clarify whether General Fund is or is not impacted; appropriation authority already approved or an AAR is attached; if appropriate explain impact on other projects or timing of funding from other agencies; future obligations]

 

Attachment:                     [If more than one, pluralize]