Below is a summary of what is due to occur at this week's Council meeting. Santee Patch regularly livestreams video of Council meetings and reports on important happenings, so check back for the lowdown on the meeting.
The next meeting of the City Council begins Wed., October 10, 2012 at 7 pm:
Adjournment in Memory
The meeting will be a adjourned in memory of Perry Thomas Shipman Sr., a longtime Santana teacher, WWII Marine veteran and a key figure that worked to incorporate Santee as a city more than 30 years ago. Read more about Perry Thomas Shipman Sr.
Every seven years, or after any change to the road, the speed limits on roadways must be re-certified. The first reading of the changes to speed limits will be made at the meeting, likely to be adopted at the next meeting and would go into affect 30 days after that. Read more about the speed limit law and the frustrating situation that it can create.
The speed limit changes:Street MPH Change Magnolia Ave. between Mission Gorge Rd. and the city limit 45 - 40 Woodside Ave. North from SR-67 off-ramp to city limit 35 - 40 Olive Ln. between Mission Gorge Rd. and Prospect 25 - 30
The council will decide if the Santee Community Foundation will be given $1,500 in start-up funds raised by the Santee Park and Recreation Committee's fundraising arm.