March 24th, 2020 Council Recap

This meeting was scheduled as a Special City Council Meeting because it was not a regularly scheduled meeting.  We as a council were notified on March 18 about this meeting and were told it would be a very simple agenda where the city council would simply test the...

March 10th, 2020 Council Recap

Even before I entered the City Council Chambers I could tell this was going to be a different kind of meeting. The crowd was bigger than normal and there was a stir in the air that was different. There were only 24 items on the agenda, considerably less than in past...

February 25th, 202 Council Recap

The night started out with two separate meetings being held before the City Council meeting even got started. First, the Open Public Comment was held at 6:30 pm. At 7:00 pm we started the night with the Community Development Agency meeting, then the Board of...

February 11th, 2020 – Council Recap

We picked up where we left off from our previous meeting.  We had 11 agenda items to take care of before we could get on with the new.   This meeting ran long again and we left several items for the next meeting. Because of this pattern, I and a couple of other...

January 28th, 2020 – Council Recap

Well, the second City Council meeting of 2020 matched the first one as far as how it ended, abruptly. The meeting ran long again, not finishing the complete agenda and adjourning around 10:30 pm.   Open Public Comment Several people got up in front of the council to...

January 14th 2020 – Council Recap

The first City Council meeting of 2020 was full of intense discussions and hot topics.  We ran long again, not finishing the complete agenda and adjourning around 11:30 pm. More on that later.     #11) Ordinance 5523 to amend Section 11-920 of the City of Fremont...