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File #: 21-562    Version: 1 Name: RESOLUTION of the City of San Leandro City Council finding that there is a proclaimed State of Emergency; finding that meeting in person would present imminent risks to the health or safety of attendees as a result of the State of Emergency
Type: Resolution - Council Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Meeting Date: 10/4/2021 Final action: 10/4/2021
Enactment date: 10/4/2021 Enactment #: Reso 2021-143
Title: RESOLUTION of the City of San Leandro City Council finding that there is a proclaimed State of Emergency; finding that meeting in person would present imminent risks to the health or safety of attendees as a result of the State of Emergency; and authorizing remote teleconferenced meetings of the legislative bodies of the City of San Leandro for the 30 day period beginning September 30, 2021 pursuant to AB 361
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RESOLUTION of the City of San Leandro City Council finding that there is a proclaimed State of Emergency; finding that meeting in person would present imminent risks to the health or safety of attendees as a result of the State of Emergency; and authorizing remote teleconferenced meetings of the legislative bodies of the City of San Leandro for the 30 day period beginning September 30, 2021 pursuant to AB 361

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WHEREAS, all meetings of the City of San Leandro's legislative bodies are open and public, as required by the Ralph M. Brown Act (Cal. Gov. Code 54950 - 54963), so that any member of the public may attend, participate, and watch the City's legislative bodies conduct their business; and

WHEREAS, on March 4, 2020, Governor Newsom declared a State of Emergency to make additional resources available, formalize emergency actions already underway across multiple state agencies and departments, and help the State prepare for a broader spread of the novel coronavirus disease 2019 ("COVID-19"); and

WHEREAS, on March 16, 2020, the City Council adopted Resolution Number 2020-024 ratifying the proclamation of a local emergency by the Director of Emergency Services due to COVID-19; and

WHEREAS, on March 17, 2020, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-29-20 suspending certain provisions of the Ralph M. Brown Act in order to allow local legislative bodies to conduct meetings telephonically or by other means; and

WHEREAS, as a result of Executive Order N-29-20, staff set up virtual meetings for all City Council meetings and meetings of all legislative bodies within the City; and

WHEREAS, on June 11, 2021, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-08-21, which, effective September 30, 2021, ends the provisions of Executive Order N-29-20 that allows local legislative bodies to conduct meetings telephonically or by other means; and

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