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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has published the agenda for their Tuesday, October 29 meeting starting at 9:30 a.m.

The meeting will be streamed live here.

October 29 meeting agenda highlights follow (see the complete Oct. 29 meeting agenda here):

Presentations & Proclamations:

  • Honorable Hazza Alkaabi, commemorating his appointment as new Consul General of the United Arab Emirates in Los Angeles
  • Bio-Flex Program partners and participants, for their ongoing effort to expand the bioscience industry across Los Angeles County
  • Kerry Brougher, outgoing Director of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
  • Brian Moriguchi, in recognition of his 10 years as President of the Los Angeles County Professional Peace Officers’ Association
  • KTTV-Los Angeles FOX 11 News and the Department of Children and Family Services, in recognition of the 25th Anniversary of the Wednesday’s Child Program
  • Sierra Club and its partners, in recognition of the 25th Anniversary of the passage of the California Desert Protection Act
  • Grand Park, Self Help Graphics & Art, and The Music Center, in recognition of their dedicated work celebrating Día de los Muertos through “Noche de Ofrenda”
  • Team USA Juniors, in recognition of their victories at the World Dragon Boat Championship in Thailand

Special District:

  • Multifamily Housing Interlocal Cooperation Agreement (1-D, Item 33)
  • Reseda Renovate Façade Improvement Grant Program Memorandum of Understanding (2-D)
  • Mortgage Revenue Bonds for Multifamily Housing in Unincorporated Willowbrook (3-D)

Board Motions:

  • Assessing the Health Care Needs of People Experiencing Homelessness to Address Rising Mortality Rates (Item 2)
  • Funding for Acquisition of 8400 and 8500 South Vermont Avenue for the Vermont and Manchester Transit Priority Joint Development Project (Item 3)
  • Dedicating the Adult Sickle Cell Clinic at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Outpatient Center in Honor of Mr. Jeffrey Smith (Item 5)
  • Los Angeles County Shelter Crisis Declaration Extension (Item 9)
  • Exchange of Real Properties Between the County and the City of La Mirada (Item 10)
  • Domestic Violence Examinations (Item 11)
  • Examining the Role of Tissue and Organ Procurement in Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner (Item 13)
  • Expanding Reach and Increasing Diversity of Los Angeles County Home Visiting Programs to Improve Access for Women at Highest Risk (Item 14)

County Operations:

  • Assessor Modernization Project Sole Source Agreement (Item 21)
  • Occupational Health Medical Examinations Master Agreement and Occupational Health Mobile Medical Examinations Master Agreement Amendment (Item 22)

Health and Mental Health:

  • Compromise Offers of Settlement (Item 25)
  • Medical Transportation Services Contract Amendment (Item 30)

Community Services:

  • Quitclaim of Excess Land and Easement Rights to the California Department of Parks and Recreation and Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (Item 32)
  • Olive View Campus Mental Health Wellness Center and Urgent Care Center Projects Construction Contract (Item 35)
  • Fire Command and Control Facility Electrical-Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Refurbishment Project Construction Contract (Item 36)
  • Traffic Regulations in the Unincorporated Community of Santa Monica Mountains (Item 37)
  • Frank G. Bonelli Regional Park and Recreational Area Lease and Funding Agreement (Item 38)
  • As-Needed Emergency Removal Services of Hazardous Material Services Contract Amendments (Item 40)

Public Safety:

  • Filming Television Programming License Agreement (Item 46)
  • Clerical Services Contract Amendments (Item 49)
  • Truth Act Community Forum (Item 50)
  • Los Angeles High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area, Southern California Drug Task Force Agreement (Item 53)

Miscellaneous:

  • Settlement for the Matter Entitled, Patricia Minero v. County of Los Angeles, et al. (Item 54)
  • Settlement for the Matter Entitled, Smith, Pauline v. County of Los Angeles, et al. (Item 55)

Separate Matters:

  • Bond Anticipation Notes (Item 65)
  • Appointment and Salary for the Alternate Public Defender (Item 66)
  • Appointment and Salary for the Auditor-Controller (Item 67)
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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Saturday 2,112 new cases of COVID-19 and 48 new deaths due to the virus countywide, and a total of 1,458 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley since the pandemic began, 152 more than reported Friday.
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The Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector is in the process of mailing Notices of Delinquency to property owners who have not paid their property taxes in full for the 2019-20 tax year.  Delinquent taxes from the 2019-20 tax year will default if payment is not received by 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time or postmarked by the United States Postal Service before midnight on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.
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California Department of Public Health officials gave Los Angeles County the OK Friday to reopen restaurants for in-person dining and allow barbershops and hair salons to resume offering services.
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