††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Local Agency Formation Commission
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Regular Meeting Agenda
Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, Room 381B
Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
1.†††††††† CALL MEETING TO ORDER
2.†††††††† Pledge of Allegiance will be led by Chairman Henri f. Pellissier.
3.†††††††† PROTEST HEARINGS
Protest hearing on Annexation† No. 270 to County Sanitation District No.
14 - 10.073 acres located on 45th Street West, south of Avenue
N, in the City of Palmdale.† The landowners are
b. Order Annexation No. 270 to County Sanitation District No. 14 or terminate annexation proceedings based upon outcome of protest hearing.
Protest hearing on formation of the Lennox Garbage
Disposal District in the unincorporated area of
d. Adopt Resolution Ordering Formation of the Lennox Garbage Disposal District or terminate formation proceedings based upon outcome of protest hearing.
4.†††††††† SPECIAL REORGANZIATION ITEMS
a.†††††††† Approval of the Impartial Ballot
Analysis for the
Approval of the Impartial Ballot Analysis for the
c. Special Reorganization Update.
5.†††††††† SPECIAL ITEM
††††††††††† a.†††††††† Approval of LAFCO July 2002 Operating Account Check Registrar, Money †† Market Account Register and Special Reorganization Check Register.
6.†††††††† PUBLIC COMMENT
This is the opportunity for members of the public to address the Commission on items that are not on the posted agenda, provided that the subject matter is within the jurisdiction of the Commission.† Speakers are reminded of the three-minute time limitation.
7.†††††††† SETTING FOR FUTURE MEETINGS
8.†††††††† NEW BUSINESS
This is the opportunity for commissioners to discuss matters not on the posted Agenda (to be discussed and upon Commission approval placed on the Agenda for action at a future meeting).
9.†††††††† ADJOURMENT MOTION
PROTEST HEARING ON ANNEXATION NO. 270
TO COUNTY SANITATION DISTRICT NO. 14
AGENDA ITEM NO. 3A
The matter before you today is a Protest Hearing on the annexation of territory to County Sanitation District No. 14.† The purpose of the hearing is to allow landowners to submit written protests to the annexation and for interested parties to submit written and/or oral commentary to the proceedings.
The territory encompasses approximately 10.073 acres of
territory located on
The County Sanitation District has determined that, based on the information provided by the developer, the districtís sewerage facilities have or, in accordance with current policy, will have adequate capacity to collect, treat, and dispose of the wastewater anticipated to be generated as a result of the proposed annexation.†† Actual sewer hook-up will not be allowed until payment of the connection fee and shall be subject to all circumstances then existent including the availability of capacity.
1. Instruct the Executive Officer, pursuant to Government Code Section 57075, to determine the value of protests filed and not withdrawn and report back to the Commission with the results.
2. Based upon the results of the protest hearing, either terminate the annexation proceedings if a majority protest exists or order Annexation No. 270 to County Sanitation District No. 14, subject to the following term and condition:
††††††††††††††††††††††† The property so annexed shall be subject to the payment of such service †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† charges, assessments or taxes as the County Sanitation District may legally ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† impose.
PROTEST HEARING ON
FORMATION OF THE LENNOX GARBAGE DISPOSAL DISTRICT
AGENDA ITEM NO. 3C
A previously reported, the project area is a developed
community consisting of residential and commercial developments with a
population of approximately 29,000.† The
project encompasses approximately 1.25 square miles.† The area is bounded by the I-105 freeway to
the south, the I‑405 freeway to the west, and the City of
In the County unincorporated areas, including the
The proposed district will provide refuse, recycling, and
green waste collection services in the
All fees for operating the District will be collected by the
Alternatives to forming the district include establishing a franchise collection system or retaining the open-market system.† However, the Applicant states that an open-market system is inadequate to meet the County of Los Angelesí changing needs of residents, including the need to comply with the Stateís fifty percent waste reduction mandate Ė the California Integrated Waste Management Act of 1989.
Once established, there will be no improvement or upgrading of structures, roads, sewer or water facilities or other conditions that would be imposed or required within the affected territory.
Staff Report of
1.†† Instruct the Executive Officer, pursuant to Government Code Section 57077, to determine the value of protests filed and not withdrawn and report back to the Commission with the results.
2. Based upon the results of the protest hearing, either terminate the formation proceedings if a majority protest exists or adopt the attached resolution ordering the formation of the Lennox Garbage Disposal District subject to confirmation of the voters and requesting that the Board of Supervisors of the County of Los Angeles call a special election on October 22, 2002 in the unincorporated area of Lennox for that purpose.