The regular bi-weekly meeting of the Sonoma City Council takes place tonight, at 6 p.m. in the Community Meeting Room.
City Council meetings are open to the public, per the agenda, with a period for public commentary on non-agenda items usually placed at the beginning of the meeting.
Discussion, consideration and possible action on acceptance of 2012 Water Rate Study update and adoption of a 5-year plan for water rate increases. (Public Works Director)
Staff Recommendation: Accept updated data from the 2012 Nelson Water Rate Study and authorize the 5-year plan to implement water rate increases of 5% per year for 2013-2018. Rate increases to be effective on February 1st of each year.
Other agenda items include construction of additional graves at Veterans Memorial Park Cemetary and a request by Veterans of Foreign Wars for permission to operate a helicopter in conjunction with the “Cost of Freedom Tribute” in November of this year.