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ARCADIA CITY COUNCIL <br /> REGULAR MEETING MINUTES <br /> TUESDAY, MAY 16, 2017 <br /> CALL TO ORDER — Mayor Amundson called the meeting to order at 5:05 p.m. <br /> ROLL CALL OF CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS <br /> PRESENT: Beck, Chandler, Verlato, Tay, and Amundson <br /> ABSENT: None <br /> PUBLIC COMMENTS — No one appeared. <br /> STUDY SESSION <br /> a. Report, discussion and direction regarding the Proposed 2017-18 Fiscal Year <br /> Budget. <br /> City Manager Lazzaretto presented an overview of the proposed 2016-17 Fiscal Year budget. <br /> The City Council directed staff to: (1) research alternative funding sources, such as sales tax <br /> and transient occupancy tax, and bring back for City Council discussion and consideration at a <br /> future date; (2) include $150,000 in the budget for the purchase of six (6) additional license plate <br /> readers; and (3) bring back for City Council consideration to the June 6, meeting resolutions <br /> relating to the adoption of the Fiscal Year 2017-18 Budgets. <br /> The City Council unanimously agreed that no additional budget study sessions were necessary. <br /> Stuart Reeves, an Arcadia resident asked a question regarding the presentation. Council <br /> Member Chandler asked Mr. Reeves what he thought about the City Council's request to have <br /> staff research alternative funding sources. <br /> City Manager Lazzaretto responded to questions raised by Mr. Reeves regarding the new IT <br /> position salary and benefits. <br /> Mr. Reeves also stated that he agreed that money needs to be found somewhere; and that a <br /> sales tax increase seems to be much easier and less costly to the residents. <br /> The Study Session ended at 6:26 p.m. <br /> REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING <br /> 7:00 p.m. <br /> CALL TO ORDER — Mayor Amundson called the regular meeting to order at 7:03 p.m. <br /> INVOCATION — Reverend Thomas Shriver, Police Department Chaplain <br /> PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE —Arcadia Cub Scout Pack 111 <br /> 1 05-16-2017 <br />