City Council Meeting- April 7, 2009

April 7, 2009. This was the first meeting at the new city hall. Facility tours were offered to those who were interested. The f...

April 7, 2009. This was the first meeting at the new city hall. Facility tours were offered to those who were interested. The facilities are very nice and were conservatively done.

Meeting Called To Order at 7:02- Mayor Edgerton welcomed everyone to the new city hall and thanked MSJC for allowing them to use their facility for prior meetings, at no cost.

Words of Inspiration- by Pastor Tony Truax, Revival Christian Fellowship.

Flag Salute by Officer McElvain

Roll Call- Wallace Edgerton (Mayor), John Denver (Council Member), Darcy Kuenzi (Mayor Pro Tem) , Fred Twyman (Council Member), Gary Thompson (Treasurer), George Wentz (City Manager), Elizabeth Martyn (City Attorney), Carmen Cave (City Planner) and Kathy Bennett (City Clerk)

Presentations and Certificates of Recognition

Proclamation made naming April as Autism Awareness Month in the City of Menifee. Mary Mollway of New Vision Children’s Services (www.nvlearning.com), accepted the proclamation given by Mayor Edgerton. She commented that In the USA, autism affects 1 in 75 per and up to 1 in 150 kids according to the CDC. The mayor also encouraged accurate diagnosis and treatment of this neurologic disorder. A resource center for children with autism is being built in Temecula. The services are available for Menifee families who have children with autism.

Schedule of Future Events

-Easter Egg Hunt Saturday April 11th, 2009 at La Ladera Park.

Public Comments-

-James Zepka- Asked that council members be aware of traffic issues and future problems that may be faced with our rapid growth.

-Bob (last name unknown)- Mentioned a problem on Scott Road, where a stop sign is asked for, to help those who live on the southside of the road.

Trevor Sedwicks- Builder of new medical center on Newport Road, north of Bradley. He showed photos of the project. He asked that the commercial street banners