Meeting
City Council Special Meeting
Agenda


January 12, 2021

SPECIAL OPEN MEETING – 6:30 PM 

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBER
22 Civic Center Plaza Santa Ana, CA 92701


Due to Governor Gavin Newsom’s Executive Order and the City Council's Proclamation of Local Emergency, there will be no in-person meeting location for the community to attend public meetings.

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Vicente Sarmiento
Mayor
VSarmiento@santa-ana.org
Thai Viet Phan
Councilmember – Ward 1
TPhan@santa-ana.org

 
        David Penaloza
Mayor Pro Tem - Ward 2
DPenaloza@santa-ana.org
Jessie Lopez
Councilmember - Ward 3
JessieLopez@santa-ana.org

 
        Phil Bacerra
Councilmember - Ward 4
PBacerra@santa-ana.org
Johnathan Ryan Hernandez
Councilmember - Ward 5
JRyanHernandez@santa-ana.org
        Nelida Mendoza
Councilmember - Ward 6
NMendoza@santa-ana.org
Mayor and Council telephone: 714-647-6900
Agenda item inquiries: 714-647-6520
Sonia R. Carvalho
City Attorney

Kristine Ridge
City Manager
KRidge@santa-ana.org

Daisy Gomez
Clerk of the Council
CityClerk@santa-ana.org
 
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SPECIAL OPEN MEETING

CALL TO ORDER    
ATTENDANCE Council Members Phil Bacerra
    Johnathan Ryan Hernandez
    Jessie Lopez
    Nelida Mendoza
    Thai Viet Phan
  Mayor  Pro Tem David Penaloza
  Mayor Vicente Sarmiento
     
  City Manager Kristine Ridge
  City Attorney Sonia R. Carvalho
  Clerk of the Council Daisy Gomez

 
ROLL CALL
PUBLIC COMMENT
Comments will be held during the beginning of the meeting for ALL comments on agenda items. Members of the public may only address the City Council on items on the Special Meeting Agenda. 

Email: Please email your comments by 4:00 p.m. for this Special meeting to eComment@santa-ana.org. Comments received after the cut-off time will be published soon after the meeting as part of the record as early as possible.

OR PARTICIPATE DURING THE MEETING BY SELECTING ZOOM (Camera icon) NEXT TO THE PUBLIC COMMENT TITLE FOUND AT santa-ana.primegov.com/public/portal.

OR Call 669-900-6833, Meeting ID: 981 9375 6784.

The public can begin joining the speaker queue at 6:00 p.m. for this Special meeting. Once a caller has entered the meeting, they will be placed in a holding queue. Callers will be prompted to speak in the order received. After the Clerk confirms the last three digits of the caller’s phone number or Zoom ID and unmutes them, the caller must press *6 or microphone icon to speak. Callers are encouraged, but not required, to identify themselves by name. Each caller will be provided three (3) minutes to speak. 
 
BUSINESS CALENDAR

 
1.
RESOLUTION CONDEMNING THE INSURRECTION AND VIOLENCE THAT OCCURRED AT THE U.S. CAPITOL ON JANUARY 6, 2021 AND CALLING FOR A PEACEFUL TRANSITION OF POWER

Recommended Action: Adopt a resolution condemning the insurrection and violence that occurred at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 and calling for a peaceful transition of power.

 
COUNCIL AGENDA ITEMS – Pursuant to Santa Ana Charter Section 411, any member of the City Council may place items on the City Council Agenda to be considered by the City Council.  Only action available to City Council is to provide direction to City Manager.
2.
Discuss and consider directing City Manager to direct staff to prepare an ordinance or resolution requiring large grocers and pharmacies to provide hazard pay to their employees for a defined period of time during pandemic – Councilmember Phan and Mayor Sarmiento
ADJOURNMENT – The next meeting of the City Council will be held in a virtual setting and is scheduled for Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. for the Closed Session Meeting immediately followed by the Regular Open Business Meeting at 5:45 p.m