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City of San Diego
PUBLISHED: Friday August 15, 2008

CITY OF SAN DIEGO
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of San Diego will receive bids for commodities and services.  Bid packages can be downloaded from the City of San Diego’s Bid & Contract Opportunities web page, found at http://www.sandiego.gov under the Business section.
If you are unable to utilize the online option, bid packages can be requested by calling the Purchasing & Contracting Department at (619) 236-6000.
·    Furnish Removal & Disposal of an Estimated 475 Wet Tons of Sewage Scum, as may be required for a period of one (1) year from date of award, with options to renew for four (4) additional one (1) year periods.
Bid No. 9398-09-L.  Bid Closing Date:  September 16, 2008 @ 3:00 p.m.
A mandatory pre-bid conference and site inspection are scheduled at Metropolitan Wastewater Department Conference Room, 1D, 9192 Topaz Way, San Diego, CA, 92123 on Tuesday, September 2, 2008, at 9:00 a.m.  
Bids will not be accepted from Bidders not attending nor from Bidders arriving after the pre-bid conference has started.
Tammy Rimes
Purchasing Agent
Pub. Aug. 15-00045739

City of San Diego
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of San Diego will receive bids for work listed below. Plans and specifications can be obtained from the Purchasing and Contracting Department, Contracting Division, 1200 Third Avenue, Suite 200, San Diego, California, where bids are to be submitted prior to time specified.
A pre-bid meeting and/or pre-bid visit to the work site will be held, if indicated, at the time and place specified in the contract documents.  Prospective bidders are encouraged to attend these sessions.
It is the policy of the City of San Diego to encourage equal opportunity in its construction, consultant, material and supply contracts.  Bids/proposals from small businesses, minority-owned, disabled, veteran-owned businesses, women-owned businesses and local firms are strongly encouraged.  Contractors are encouraged to subcontract and/or participate in joint ventures with these firms.  The City is committed to equal opportunity and will not discriminate with regard to race, religion, color, ancestry, age, gender, disability, medical condition or place of birth and will not do business with any firm that discriminates on any basis.
Contractors interested in bidding projects over $250,000 must be pre-qualified.  Please contact MICHELE HAINES of the City's Pre-Qualification Program at (619) 533-3474 or Mhaines@sandiego.gov to obtain an application.
Sign language or oral interpreting services are available at pre-bid meetings and bid openings with a 5 business day notice to the Contracting Division at 236-6000.
 1.    REO DRIVE STREETSCAPE PHASE II
Bid No. K093345A.  Work Order No. 392330.  Pre-Bid Date: September 4, 2008 @ 10:00 a.m.  Pre-Bid Location: Conference Room, 2nd Floor, 1200 Third Avenue, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92101.  Bid Opening Date: September 24, 2008 @ 2:00 p.m.  Construction Estimate: $989,000.  Specification Fee: $25.00 License Requirement: A.
  THIS IS A RE-BID OF THIS PROJECT.  Prior bid documents and prices are not valid for this new bid.  Prospective bidders (with the exception of previous plan holders for Bid No. K093345) must purchase the revised Bid Documents marked with Bid No. K093345A.  Reliance on prior documentation may result in erroneous information used by the perspective bidders.  The City will not accept, acknowledge, or validate documentation from the prior bid documents marked with Bid No. K093345 for this solicitation.  Only documents marked with Bid No. K093345A are to be used by the perspective bidders in the preparation of this bid.  Use of any other documents WILL be cause for rejection of the submitted proposal.
This Project is subject to the City of San Diego's Subcontractor Outreach Program (SCOP) which requires bidders to obtain documentation FIFTEEN (15) days prior to the bid opening date (see Indicator #8 of SCOP page 8 of 10).
Hildred Pepper, Jr.
August 15, 2008
Pub. August 15-00045702





NOTICE OF CITY OF SAN DIEGO CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING
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As a nearby property owner, tenant, or person who has requested notice, you should know that the City of San Diego City Council will hold a public hearing to consider the proposed amendments to the Gaslamp Quarter Planned District Ordinance (PDO) (San Diego Municipal Code Chapter 15, Article 3, Divisions 1 through 4) and adoption of the Gaslamp Quarter Design Guidelines (formerly titled Urban Design and Development Manual) for the Gaslamp Quarter Sub Area of the Centre City Redevelopment Project area. The amendments to the Gaslamp Quarter PDO and Design Guidelines include, but are not limited to the expansion of the period of significance from 1880-1910; inclusion of off-street parking requirements; addition of maximum ground floor area ratio per use; guidelines for the rehabilitation of historical structures; revised design review and permit procedures; guidelines for automatic teller machines, sidewalk cafes, cellular phone antennas, painting of exterior facades; allowing taller buildings on parcels 20,000 square feet or more not containing historical structures north of Island Avenue and adding an abatement clause for non-conforming structures (sidewalk cafes, awnings, canopies, etc.) that do not meet the new regulations which would require their removal after 5 years after adoption of the new regulations.




PROJECT NAME: Amendments to the Gaslamp Quarter Planned District
Ordinance and adoption of the Gaslamp Quarter Design
Guidelines (formerly titled Urban Design and Development Manual)
PROJECT APPLICANT: Centre City Development Corporation (CCDC) on behalf of the Redevelopment
Agency of the City of San Diego.
COMMUNITY PLAN AREA: Downtown
COUNCIL DISTRICT: District 2
PROJECT MANAGERS: Lucy Contreras, Associate Planner
MAILING ADDRESS: 225 Broadway, Suite 1100, San Diego, CA 92101
PHONE NUMBER: (619)533-7132
E-MAIL ADDRESS: contreras@ccdc.com
DATE OF HEARING: Tuesday, September 2, 2008
TIME OF HEARING: 9:00 a.m. (please note that this is the time that the City Council meeting starts,
but there is no fixed time for this specific hearing).
LOCATION OF HEARING: City Council Chambers, 12th Floor, City Administration Building, 202 C Street,
San Diego, CA 92101



The public is invited to attend this public hearing. Copies of the proposed amendments are available for public review in the offices of CCDC located at 401 B Street, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92101 and the CCDC website at www.ccdc.com. If you have any questions after reviewing this notice, you can call the Project Manager listed above.


If you wish to challenge the City's action on the above proceeding in court, you may be limited to addressing only those issues you or someone else have raised at the public hearings described in this notice, or written correspondence to CCDC at or before the public hearings.


This information will be made available in alternative formats upon request. To request an agenda in alternative format or to request a sign language or oral interpreter for the meeting, call the Disability Services Program Coordinator at 236-5679, at least five working days prior to the meeting to ensure availability. Assistive Listening Devices (ALD's) are available for the meeting upon request.
Pub. August 15-00045733


City of San Diego
Date of Notice:  August 15, 2008
PUBLIC NOTICE OF A
 DRAFT NEGATIVE DECLARATION
JO:  430238
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The City of San Diego Entitlements Division has prepared a draft Negative Declaration for the following project and is inviting your comments regarding the adequacy of the document.  Your comments must be received by September 5, 2008 to be included in the final document considered by the decision-making authorities.  Please send your written comments to the following address:  Philip Lizzi, Environmental Planner, City of San Diego Development Services Center, 1222 First Avenue, MS 501, San Diego, CA 92101 or e-mail your comments to plizzi@sandiego.gov  with the Project Number in the subject line.
 General Project Information: 
€ Project No. 148699
€ Community Plan Area:  La Jolla
€ Council District:  1
 Subject:    Hammond Residence: COASTAL DEVELOPMENT PERMIT and SITE DEVELOPMENT PERMIT for the demolition of the existing residence and construction of a new 7,263-square-foot single-family residence, garage, and vanishing edge pool on a .89-acre site.  The project site is located east of La Jolla Boulevard and west of La Jolla Mesa Drive at 911 Skylark Drive in the RS-1-5 Zone of the La Jolla Community Plan Area, City and County of San Diego (Lot 52 of La Jolla Mesa Vista, Map 3650).
 Applicant: Marcos Vanorden.
 Recommended Finding:  The recommended finding that the project will not have a significant effect on the environment is based on an Initial Study and project revisions/conditions which now mitigate potentially significant environmental impacts in the following area(s):  None
 Availability in Alternative Format:  To request this Notice, the draft Negative Declaration, Initial Study, and/or supporting documents in alternative format, call the Development Services Department at 619-446-5460 or (800) 735-2929 (TEXT TELEPHONE).
 Additional Information:  For environmental review information, contact Philip Lizzi at (619) 446-5159.  The draft Negative Declaration, Initial Study, and supporting documents may be reviewed, or purchased for the cost of reproduction, at the Fifth floor of the Development Services Center.   For information regarding public meetings/hearings on this project, contact Project Manager, Linda French at (619) 446-5235.  This notice was published in the SAN DIEGO DAILY TRANSCRIPT, placed on the City of San Diego web-site (http://clerkdoc.sannet.gov/Website/publicnotice/pubnotceqa.html), and distributed on August 16, 2008.
Cecilia Gallardo, Assistant Deputy
Director
Development Services Department
Pub. August 15-00045715

City of San Diego
ORDINANCE NUMBER O-19775 (NEW SERIES)
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AN ORDINANCE FIXING THE TAX RATES AND LEVYING TAXES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2008-2009.

WHEREAS, Section 75 of the Charter of the City of San Diego requires an annual tax levy adopted by ordinance not later than the last day of August of each year; and
WHEREAS, Proposition 13 approved by the voters to be effective July 1, 1978 amended the State constitution by adding Article XIIIA to limit the amount of ad valorem tax on real property; and
WHEREAS, as a result of Article XIIIA and the adoption of state implementing legislation, the Charter provisions related to amount of tax and process of collection have been modified and superseded; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Article XIIIA and the accompanying state legislation, the annual tax levy is limited to those certain exceptions provided for in said Article XIIIA and Section 93 of the California Revenue and Taxation Code; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to the above recited provisions of law, it is required that the County of San Diego levy the annual ad valorem property tax, on the full value of said property, except as otherwise provided therein, and distribute it to the public agencies and districts within the County; NOW THEREFORE
BE IT ORDAINED, by the Council of the City of San Diego, as follows:
Section 1. Pursuant to the provisions of Section 75 of the Charter of the City of
San Diego, Article XIIIA of the State Constitution and the state legislation adopted pursuant thereto, there is hereby fixed a rate of taxation of six hundred eight hundred-thousandths (0.00608%), comprised of a tax rate of 0.00500% for the Zoological Exhibits and a tax rate of 0.00108% for the Public Safety Communications Bonds, on each one hundred dollars' valuation of taxable property (full value) within the City of San Diego for the Fiscal Year 2008-2009 and that the rate is hereby levied on all taxable property, both real and personal, in the City of
San Diego. Included herein is the amount required to be levied by Section 77a of said Charter.
Section 2. An allowance of three and one-half percent (3.5%) for anticipated delinquencies in tax payments upon real property and improvements thereon and personal property secured, other than properties of public utilities, is hereby established.
Section 3. An allowance of one and fifty-one hundreds percent (1.51%) for roll corrections and assessment appeal reductions upon unsecured real property and improvements thereon and one and forty-five hundreds percent (1.45%) personal property secured, other than properties of public utilities, is hereby established.
Section 4. The rate is computed as follows:
TAX REQUIREMENTS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2008-2009 BUDGET
Fund Name Fiscal Year Less Fund Less Delinquent Taxes Less Unsecured Total Tax for Secured Tax Rate on
(Number) 2008 - 2009 Balance Available and Intangibles Secured Tax Levy Each $100 of Assessed
Expenditures for FY2009 Budget Valuation
Zoological
Exhibits Fund $9,679,780 $1,670,080 $205,000 $339,518 $7,465,182 (a) 0.00500%
(10222)

General
Obligation
Public Safety
Communications $2,332,273 $335,763 $114,000 $86,943 $1,795,567 0.00108%
Bond Interest &
Redemption Fund
(21640)
TOTAL $12,012,053 $2,005,843 $319,000 $426,461 $9,260,749 0.00608%

(a) Section 77a of the City Charter requires a two-cent tax levy on each one hundred dollars ($100.00) of assessed valuation. Subsequent to the adoption of Charter section 77a, Section 135 of the California Revenue and Taxation Code changed the definition of assessed valuation to “full value” where it had previously been 25 percent of “full value.” Pursuant to Section 135(d) of the California Revenue and Taxation Code a conversion factor of one-fourth (_) is applied to the tax rate for purposes of translat- ing the Charter Section 77a tax rates to the new definition. This rate will be applied to taxable property assessed at full value (100%) for Fiscal Year 2008-2009.
Section 5. The taxes hereby levied shall be due and payable and shall be collected at the same time and in the same manner as State and County taxes in the County of San Diego.
Section 6. That a full reading of this ordinance is dispensed with prior to its final passage, a written or printed copy having been available to the City Council and the public a day prior to its final passage.
Section 7. This ordinance is declared to take effect immediately upon its passage, pursuant to the authority contained in Sections 16 and 17 of the Charter of the City of San Diego.
Passed by the Council of The City of San Diego on July 28, 2008, by the following vote.
YEAS: PETERS, FAULCONER, ATKINS, YOUNG, MAIENSCHEIN, FRYE, MADAFFER, & HUESO.
NAYS: NONE.
NOT PRESENT: NONE.
RECUSED: NONE.
DATE OF FINAL PASSAGE: AUGUST 6, 2008
AUTHENTICATED BY:
JERRY SANDERS
Mayor of The City of San Diego, California.
ELIZABETH S. MALAND
City Clerk of The City of San Diego, California.
By: Gil Sanchez, Deputy
Pub. August 15-00045708

City of San Diego
ORDINANCE NUMBER O-19774 (NEW SERIES)
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AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING THE ANNUAL BUDGET FOR THE FISCAL YEAR 2008-2009 AND APPROPRIATING THE NECESSARY MONEY TO OPERATE THE CITY OF SAN DIEGO FOR SAID FISCAL YEAR.

This ordinance adopts the annual budget for The City of San Diego for fiscal year
2008-2009. It appropriates and allocates the necessary money to operate the City for said fiscal year and provides for the various internal, enterprise and special funds and departments of the City. It also makes appropriate and necessary provision for transfer of funds by the City Comptroller when directed by the Financial Management Department and further provides for crediting of revenues and interest earnings to various specified funds. Finally, the ordinance authorizes and allocates funds for Capital Improvement Program projects.
This ordinance contains a notice that a full reading of this ordinance is dispensed with prior to its final passage, since a written or printed copy will be available to the City Council and the public a day prior to its final passage.
This ordinance shall take effective force immediately upon its passage after two (2) public hearings pursuant to the authority contained in Sections 16, 17 and 71 of the Charter of The City of San Diego.
A complete copy of the ordinance is available for inspection in the Office of the City Clerk of The City of San Diego, City Administration Building, 202 C Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92101.
Passed by the Council of The City of San Diego on July 28, 2008, by the following vote.
YEAS: PETERS, FAULCONER, ATKINS, YOUNG,
MAIENSCHEIN, FRYE, MADAFFER, & HUESO.
NAYS: NONE.
NOT PRESENT: NONE.
RECUSED: NONE.
DATE OF FINAL PASSAGE: JULY 28, 2008
AUTHENTICATED BY:
JERRY SANDERS
Mayor of The City of San Diego, California.
ELIZABETH S. MALAND
City Clerk of The City of San Diego, California.
By: Gil Sanchez, Deputy
Pub. August 15-00045706


City of San Diego
PUBLISHED: Friday August 15, 2008


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