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The Special City Council meeting noticed for October 25, 2005 at 5:30 p.m. has been cancelled.

A Special meeting to be held on Tuesday October 25, 2005 at 6:00 p.m. is noticed as follows: 


NOTICE AND CALL OF SPECIAL MEETING

Pursuant to Section 54956 of the California Government Code, a special meeting of the Brentwood City Council is hereby called for:


Date/Time: Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at 6:00 p.m.

Location: City Council Chamber, 734 Third Street, Brentwood, CA 94513

Purpose: SPECIAL MEETING AGENDA

1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Public Comment
4. Adjourn to Closed Session at 150 City Park Way, City Hall Conference Room, Brentwood, CA 94513, to discuss the following:

Anticipated Litigation [Government Code §54956.9] Case Name: One Potential Case.

5. Reconvene to open session.
6. Report of final action, if any.
7. Adjournment

Dated: Monday, October 24, 2005

/s/________________________________
Brian Swisher
Mayor

MEMORANDUM FROM THE CITY ATTORNEY
CONCERNING A CLOSED SESSION BEFORE
THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BRENTWOOD



TO: Honorable Mayor and Members of the City Council

FROM: Damien Brower, City Attorney

SUBJECT: Closed Session – Anticipated Litigation [Government Code §54956.9]

Case Name: One Potential Case.


A closed session will be held on October 25, 2005, for the purpose of conferring with and/or receiving advice from your legal counsel concerning anticipated litigation. Based on existing facts and circumstances and the advice of its legal counsel, the City Council believes there is significant exposure to litigation [Gov’t. Code §54956.9(b)(1)]

If the City Council authorizes the City Attorney to defend, or seek or refrain from seeking appellate review or relief, this determination shall be disclosed immediately following this closed session. If the City Council authorizes initiation or intervention, such authorization shall be disclosed immediately following this closed session and the public advised that the action, defendants and other particulars may be disclosed upon request after the action is formally commenced. [Gov’t. Code §54957.1(a)(2)].

If the City Council accepts a settlement offer signed by the opposing party, the substance of the settlement shall be disclosed immediately following this closed session. [Gov’t. Code §54957.1(a)(3)(A)].

Any disclosures shall include the vote or abstention of each member.


Dated: October 21, 2005.


Damien Brower
City Attorney

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