Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Hosted by the Town of Ross

Jason’s Restaurant - 300 Drakes Landing

Greenbrae, CA 94904



6:00 PM          Social Hour


6:45 PM          Business Meeting and Dinner


            1.         Call to Order:  President Shawn Marshall


            2.         Public Comment (Limit 3 minutes per person)


            3.         Welcome and Introduction of Guests: Ross Mayor Christopher Martin


            4.         Approval of MinutesFebruary 23, 2011 Meeting


            5.         Announcement of Pending Vacancies – April 2011


·         California Coastal Commission – Board of Supervisors and City Selection Committee in each County (Sonoma/Marin/San Francisco) nominates one or more supervisors or councilmembers; appointments are made by Senate Rules Committee for four-year terms; current North Central Coast representative is San Francisco Supervisor, Ross Mirkarimi, whose term expires on May 20, 2011. MCCMC City Selection Committee (All mayors; Mayor Al Boro, Chair) will meet in April to make recommendation for ratification by MCCMC.


            6.         Action Item - Appointments to fill 2011 Committee Vacancies


·         Disaster Advisory Council – Len Rifkind, incumbent, was appointed to the county-wide council to replace Susan Brandborg; he has served one year of a two-year term, expiring in March; Rifkind has also been appointed by Supervisor Adams to chair a subcommittee for public outreach and education.


Nominations Received:    Len Rifkind

Nominations from the Floor:



            7.         Committee Reports: (Not to exceed 3 minutes per report)

·         Joint Powers Oversight Committee (Pat Eklund)

·         Transportation Authority of Marin (Alice Fredericks)

·         Legislative Committee (Alice Fredericks)

·         League of California Cities – (Nancy Hall Bennett)

·         SMART (Joan Lundstrom)

·         Disaster Advisory Council (Len Rifkind)

·         Homeless Policy Committee (Len Rifkind)

·         Golden Gate Bridge, Highway & Transportation District (Al Boro)


8.            Other Reports: (10 minutes per report)

a)         Marin Clean Energy (Dawn Weisz)

b)         Ad hoc Pension Committee (Larry Chu)



7:45 PM          Program: “Marin’s Role in the Sustainable Communities Strategy”

                        Speaker:   Ezra Rapport, Executive Director, ABAG                                   


8:30 PM          ADJOURN:   


                        Next MCCMC meeting is April 27 hosted by the Town of San Anselmo

                        Deadline for Agenda Items – April 20, 2011 ([email protected])       


Upcoming Meetings:   May – City of San Rafael

                                    June – City of Sausalito


League of California Cities, North Bay Division Meeting – April 28 in Novato