The Agenda


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, basement chamber, Tenth Street Place, 1010 10th St., Modesto.

Consider amending ordinance regarding card room regulations.

Set Oct. 2 public hearing to consider an appeal for use permit for the Salida Hulling Association.

CERES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 7 p.m. Wednesday, district office, 2503 Lawrence St.

At a 5 p.m. session, hear an update on the district's professional development efforts. The board then will adjourn for a closed session and open again at 7 p.m.

MODESTO CITY COUNCIL: No meeting this week.

MODESTO CITY SCHOOLS BOARD OF EDUCATION: 6 p.m. Monday, boardroom in the Staff Development Center, 425 Locust St.

Approve rejection of all bids for construction of Gregori High School.

Receive report on preliminary K-12 enrollment counts for 2007-08.

Receive report on STAR test scores, high school exit exam results and No Child Left Behind measures.

STANISLAUS UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT GOVERNING BOARD: 7 p.m., Monday, Agnes Baptist Elementary School multipurpose room, 1825 Cheyenne Way.

Receive report on projected enrollment for 2007-08.

Receive report on results of Academic Performance Index and Adequate Yearly Progress.


Tuesday, 605 Sylvan Ave., Modesto.

Approve a timeline to review the charter petition for Great Valley Academy.

Hear update on the 2007-08 budget.

MODESTO IRRIGATION DISTRICT: 8:30 a.m. closed session, 9 a.m. open session, Tuesday, boardroom, 1231 11th St.

Hold electric resources and capital budget workshops.

MODESTO PLANNING COMMISSION: 7 p.m. Monday, basement chamber, Tenth Street Place.

Consider approving an eight-story condominium and office tower proposed at 14th and J streets.

Consider an affordable housing project sponsored by Habitat for Humanity.

OAKDALE CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Monday, council chamber, 277 N. Second Ave.

Adopt the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report for fiscal year 2006-07.

Hear about the Chamber of Commerce Economic Development and Tourism Report and Funding Request.

Receive report on the status of pool vandalism and repair.


Approve declaring some district property as surplus.

Discuss Tri-Dam business items.

PATTERSON CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Tuesday, council chamber, 1 Plaza.

Continue public hearing for Patterson Housing Residential Project.

Award $370,793 bid for the sports complex field improvements to American Civil Constructors and a $502,210 bid for the sports complex lighting improvements to Modesto Executive Electric and approve budget amendment of $93,654 to complete the project.

TURLOCK CITY COUNCIL: 6 p.m. Monday, Yosemite Room, 156 S. Broadway.

Hold study session on the California State University, Stanislaus, Center For Public Policy Studies report on homelessness.

TURLOCK IRRIGATION DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS: 9 a.m. Tuesday, boardroom, 333 E. Canal Drive.

Discuss an amendment to the environmental impact report for the regional surface water project.


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 10 a.m. Tuesday, administration building, 2222 M St., Merced.

Approve the sale of the county's one-half share in the Atwater Fire Station to the city of Atwater.

GUSTINE CITY COUNCIL: 8 p.m. Tuesday, council chamber, 682 Third Ave.

Approve request for an additional $5,000 to assist the Gustine Lions Club in completing the city's animal shelter, currently under construction.

Renew a contract with city of Inglewood for computerized parking citation services.


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 9 a.m. Tuesday, courthouse, 222 E. Weber Ave., Stockton.

Consider adoption of a resolution opposing the Peripheral Canal.

MANTECA CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Monday, council chamber, 1001 W. Center St.

Direct staff on recruiting a new city manager.

RIPON CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Tuesday, City Hall, 259 N. Wilma Ave.

Consider locations for a dog park.


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 9 a.m. Tuesday, administration center, 2 S. Green St., Sonora.

Hold 1:30 p.m. hearing on proposal to require affordable units in new housing developments.

SONORA CITY COUNCIL: 5 p.m. Monday, City Hall, 94 N. Washington St.

Consider street closures for the Trick or Treat Street event on Oct. 27.