April 29, 2009 > Newark City Council
Newark City Council
Thursday, April 23
Proclamations and Commendations:
Recognize Police Officer Karl Geser for over 13 years service on Special Weapons and Tactics team
Recognize Grace Santana for service on Planning Commission
Proclaim April 23 as Arbor Day in Newark
Proclaim May as Older Americans Month
Proclaim May 3 - 9 as Cinco de Mayo Week
Introduce an ordinance to modify minimum side yard setback requirements to take into account lot widths of surrounding parcels. This will allow setbacks to conform to the spirit of the Zoning Ordinance. A minimum five foot side yard setback will remain in place.
Introduce an ordinance to mandate public hearings for Architectural and Site Plan Review projects and specify maximum allowable height limits in the MG Zoning District on a tiered basis.
Authorize the City Manager to request a contract proposal from Alameda County Fire Department for protection services and City of Fremont for fee-for-service fire response services.
Mayor Dave Smith Aye
Vice Mayor Al Nagy Absent
Luis Freitas Aye
Al Huezo Aye
Ana Apodaca Aye