COACHELLA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT

 STUDY SESSION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AGENDA

MAY 24, 2021

Steve Robbins Administration Building

75-515 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert

www.cvwd.org

 

 
9:00 AM

 

 

 

In an effort to protect public health and prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the public may view this board meeting online as there will be no public location for attending in person. The meeting will be streamed live on the District’s website at http://cvwd.org/151/Board-Agendas. Members of the public, who wish to comment on any item within the jurisdiction of the District or on any item on the agenda, may submit comments by emailing the Clerk of the Board, Sylvia Bermudez at [email protected] before the start of the meeting at 9:00 a.m., May 24, 2021. If you would like to provide comments telephonically or via Zoom, please contact the Clerk of the Board by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 21, for instructions.

 

Assistance for those with disabilities: If you have a disability and need accommodation to participate in the meeting, please call the Clerk of the Board office at (760) 398-2651, at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting to ensure availability of the requested service of accommodation. You may also contact the Clerk of the Board in writing at the Coachella Valley Water District, Post Office Box 1058, Coachella, CA 92236.


En un esfuerzo por proteger la salud pública y prevenir la propagación de COVID-19 (Coronavirus), y en cumplimiento con el decreto de ley N-29-20 dictado por el Gobernador, la junta directiva podrá ser vista en línea ya que no habrá un lugar público donde puedan asistir en persona. La junta se transmitirá en vivo por el sitio web del Distrito en http//cvwd.org/151/Board-Agendas. 

 

Los miembros del público que deseen comentar de algún asunto dentro de la jurisdicción del Distrito, o en cualquiera de los asuntos en la agenda, puede enviar sus comentarios por medio de correo electrónico a Sylvia Bermúdez, Secretaria de la Junta Directiva, [email protected] antes de la junta que inicia a las 9:00 a.m. el 24 de mayo, del 2021. Si desea hacer comentarios por teléfono o Zoom, comuníquese con la Secretaria de la Junta Directiva antes de las 5:00 p.m. el viernes 21 de mayo para recibir instrucciones al (760) 398-2651, extensión 2217.

 

Asistencia para personas con discapacidad: Si usted tiene una discapacidad y necesita asistencia para ser partícipe de la junta, por favor de contactar a la Secretaria de la Junta Directiva al (760) 398-2651 extensión 2217, por lo mínimo con 24 horas de anticipo de la junta para asegurar la disponibilidad del servicio o asistencia que requiere. También puede contactar a la oficina de la secretaria de la junta directiva por escrito al siguiente domicilio Coachella Valley Water District, Post Office Box 1058, Coachella, CA 92236.


 

 

 

 


COACHELLA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT

 STUDY SESSION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AGENDA

MAY 24, 2021

Steve Robbins Administration Building

75-515 Hovley Lane East, Palm Desert

www.cvwd.org

 

 
9:00 AM

 

 

 

CALL TO ORDER AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

TELECONFERENCE

The Study Session meeting of the May 24, 2021 Coachella Valley Water District Board of Directors is being conducted pursuant to the Govenor’s Executive Order N-29-20.

ROLL CALL

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

This is the time set aside for public comment on any matter not appearing on the agenda. Please address the Board at the podium and limit your remarks to three (3) minutes and if you wish, state your name and address for the record.

 

CLOSED SESSION AGENDA

1.

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL--EXISTING LITIGATION

(Paragraph (1) of subdivision (d) of Government Code Section 54956.9)

Dos Santos De Sa & Cheng v. CVWD (Imperial County Superior Court Case No. 3ECU001562; Araujo, Dos Santos, Carvalho v. CVWD (US District Court, Southern District Case No. ’20 CV1800 AJB LL)

 

2.

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL--EXISTING LITIGATION

(Paragraph (1) of subdivision (d) of Government Code Section 54956.9)

Guadalupe Reynaga, Et. Al. v. Coachella Valley Water District Riverside County Superior Court Case No. PSC2002460

 

3.

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL--ANTICIPATED LITIGATION

Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to paragraph (2)  of subdivision (d) of Government Code Section 54956.9:

Claimant: Courtney Moffett

 

4.

CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL--ANTICIPATED LITIGATION

Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to paragraph (2)  of subdivision (d) of Government Code Section 54956.9:

One Potential Case

 

RECONVENE

Report out of Closed Session

 

 

 

NO ACTIONS WILL BE TAKEN AT THE STUDY SESSION

PURPOSE OF THE STUDY SESSION IS INFORMATION ONLY


DISCUSSION ITEMS

1.

Fiscal Year 2022 Operating and Capital Budget, presentation by Geoffrey Kiehl, Director of Finance.

 

 

ADJOURNMENT