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Town of Truckee <br /> TOWN COUNCIL <br /> SPECIAL MEETING <br /> July 2, 1996, 6:00 P.M. <br />Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Board Room <br />11839 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA <br /> <br />MINUTES <br /> <br />CALL TO ORDER. Mayor McCormack called the meeting to order at 6:02 PM. <br /> <br />ROLL CALL. Town Manager Wright called the roll with Council Members Carpenter, <br />Cross, Drake, Eagan, and Mayor McCormack being present. Also present were Town <br />Manager Steve Wright, Town Attorney Dennis Cmbb, Finance Director Jill Fox, Public <br />Works Director Tom Covey, Town Engineer Jon Lander, Community Development Director <br />Tony Lashbrook, and Staff Assistant Jim Smith. <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE was led by Chris Hershberger. <br /> <br />PUBLIC COMMENT. Mayor McCormack and Town Attorney Crabb announced the <br />following action as a result of the Closed Session at 5:00 PM: <br />a. Litigation between Town of Truckee & Tahoe Donner vs Nevada County: Motion <br /> made by Councilmember Cross directing the attorney to enter into agreement with <br /> Nevada County and the Tahoe Donner Association regarding dismissal of the action. <br /> Councilmember Drake seconded, and the motion passed unanimously. <br /> <br />Town of Truckee vs Nevada County: Councilmember Cross made a motion to have <br />special counsel Battersby waive LAFCo jurisdiction regarding various issues. <br />Councilmember Drake seconded, and the motion passed unanimously. <br /> <br />PRESENTATIONS <br />5.1 Chris Hershberger, Southwest Gas Project Manager, provided the Council with a <br /> status report on gas pipeline installations throughout the Town. Southwest Gas <br /> planned to install 93 miles of the main line with 4,200 connections. To date, they <br /> have completed 43 miles of the main line, 3,200 conversion inspections, service to <br /> 25 residences in Sierra Meadows has been completed. Mr. Hershberger stated that <br /> the Glenshire area connections would be delayed due to project delays with the <br /> Truckee Sanitary District's new bridge over the Truckee River. It is hoped that the <br /> gas main can still be installed at the river location late this summer. <br /> <br />In response to various questions by the Council, Mr. Hershberger stated that <br />emergency valves are included in the system so that certain areas can be shut off if <br />needed due to emergency situations. Glenshire Drive will be closed on July I Ith for <br />installation of the main line underneath the Glenshire Drive bridge. Special districts <br />having construction work on Glenshire Drive have coordinated their schedules so <br />that all the work can be done at one time during the closure period due to efforts of <br /> <br /> <br />