Legal Notices

The Town welcomes participation in public hearings. As a courtesy, below are current notices for upcoming land use, code amendments, and other items pending before the Town's deciding bodies.
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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
PLANNING COMMISSION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
DATE: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
TIME: 7:00 P.M.
LOCATION: COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 110 EAST MAIN STREET


1) 213 Tait Avenue – Architecture and Site Application S-16-042. Requesting approval to exceed the allowable floor area ratio for an addition to an existing two-story contributing single-family residence in the Almond Grove Historic District on property zoned R-1D: LHP. APN 510-17-007. PROPERTY OWNER: Joey McCarthy. APPLICANT: Bess Wiersema/Studio Three Design. PROJECT PLANNER: Jennifer Armer.
2) 300 Marchmont Drive – Annual review of a Conditional Use Permit modification to increase school enrollment of an existing private school (Hillbrook School) on property zoned HR-1. APNs 532-10-001 and 532-11-011. PROPERTY OWNER/APPLICANT: Hillbrook School/Mark Silver. PROJECT PLANNER: Jocelyn Puga.
3) 50 University Avenue – Conditional Use Permit Application U-16-004. Requesting approval to modify an existing Conditional Use Permit for a restaurant (Wine Cellar) to allow for an increase of 60 additional seats, to modify the distribution of existing seating, and to allow entertainment before 10:00 p.m. on property zoned C-2:LHP:PD. APN 529-02-044. PROPERTY OWNER: Sri Old Town LLC. APPLICANT: Mark English, Architect. PROJECT PLANNER: Jocelyn Puga.

Information concerning the above applications are on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff reports to the Planning Commission will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Town Clerk’s Office from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and the Town Library, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov.

All persons interested in said applications are encouraged to appear at the public hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above applications in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
PLANNING COMMISSION
/s/Joel Paulson, Secretary
Pub LG 9/16/16
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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing for TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

SUBJECT: TOWN CODE AMENDMENT A-15-005
Consider amendments to Section 29.10.150 of Chapter 29 of the Los Gatos Town Code to revise the required parking requirements for restaurants. APPLICANT: Town of Los Gatos. PROJECT PLANNER: Monica Renn.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff report to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 9/23/16
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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing for TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

SUBJECT: *ANNEXATION APPLICATION AN-16-005. PROPERTY LOCATION: 16020 WINTERBROOK ROAD. PROPERTY OWNER/APPLICANT: Joshua Stults.
Adopt resolution making determinations and approving the reorganization of territory designated as Winterbrook Road No. 5, an approximately 0.394 acre parcel including a section of roadway pre-zoned R-1:8, located at 16020 Winterbrook Road. APN 523-26-014.

Any item marked with an asterisk (*) is on the consent calendar. The Town Council will sometimes act on items on the consent calendar in one motion. Before the Council acts on the consent calendar, any person wishing to have a consent item discussed may request that the Town Council remove it from the consent calendar and it will be heard under the New Public Hearing section of the agenda. Requests for discussion made after action on the consent calendar cannot be considered.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff report to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 9/9/16
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NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Los Gatos, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, CA 95030, until

2:00 PM FRIDAY October 21, 2016  
 
for the following project:

Project #16-831-4608 BLOSSOM HILL PARK TENNIS COURT RESURFACING

at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. Sealed proposals must be clearly marked on the outside with the Project name or number, date, and time of bid.

This following information is presented to indicate the size of the project and no warrant is made or intended as to final quantities:

The project includes the application of a new wearing surface texture for Plexipave Tennis Courts over an existing asphalt surface. The process shall consist of the repair of any depressions and cracks followed by the application of the Plexipave system on six tennis courts located at Blossom Hill Park. The resurfacing of six courts will be completed in two phases allowing for partial use of the courts.

All contractors and subcontractors have been required since April 1, 2015 to be registered with the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR). No contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid proposal or may work on a public works project unless registered with DIR.

All contractors and subcontractors must furnish electronic certified payroll records directly to the Labor Commissioner (aka Division of Labor Standards Enforcement). For additional information, visit the DIR website at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/Public-Works/PublicWorks.html.

Each bid must be accompanied by a cashier's check, certified check, or Bidder's Bond executed by a corporate surety authorized to engage in such business in the State of California, payable to the Town of Los Gatos, in an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the amount of the Base Bid. The successful bidder will be required to furnish a Performance Bond in an amount equal to one-hundred percent (100%) of the contract price, and a Labor and Material Bond in an amount equal to one-hundred percent (100%) of the contract price. Said bonds shall also be executed by a corporate surety authorized to engage in such business in the State of California and be made payable to the Town of Los Gatos.

If the successful bidder fails, neglects, or refuses for TEN (10) calendar days after the award of the contract to enter into the contract to perform the work, the cashier's check, certified check, or Bidder's Bond accompanying the bid and the amount therein named, shall be declared forfeited to the Town and shall be collected by it and paid into its general fund. No bidder may withdraw his/her bid for a period of SIXTY (60) calendar days after the date set for the opening thereof, and the same shall be subject to acceptance by the Town during this period.

The Town reserves the right to reject any or all bids, waive any irregularities in any bids and its determination as to which bid is the lowest responsible bid and is for the best interest of the Town shall be final. The Town shall have SIXTY (60) calendar days from and after the opening of the bids within which to make its determination.

The Contractor receiving the award of the contract shall begin work within FIFTEEN (15) calendar days after receipt of the Notice to Proceed and shall diligently prosecute the same to completion within the time restrictions as listed in the technical specifications and all work shall be completed by the time allotted in the technical specifications.

The Contractor shall have THIRTY (30) working days to complete this project. Working days will be counted upon the Contractor’s receipt of the Notice to Proceed, as noted above.

At the time the Contractor’s bid proposal is submitted, the Contractor shall possess a valid Class A or C-12 California Specialty Contractor's License. The Contractor shall also possess a valid Town of Los Gatos Business License at the time the contract is awarded.

The Town of Los Gatos hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that the contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement will be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder without discrimination on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability. The Contractor or subcontractor shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex in the performance of this contract. The contractor shall carry out applicable requirements of 49 CFR, Part 26 in the award and administration of DOT-assisted contracts. Failure by the Contractor to carry out these requirements is a material breach of this contract, which may results in the termination of this contract, or such other remedy as recipient deems appropriate.

Prevailing Rate of Wages: In accordance with the provisions of the California Labor Code, the Town Council hereby determines that the general prevailing per diem rate of wages in the Town of Los Gatos, for laborers and for each craft or type of worker and mechanic employed in the execution of the contract, is the Union Wage Scale established for Santa Clara County, which wage scale as of the execution date of the contract is incorporated herein as if fully set forth. Overtime shall be not less than one and one-half (1-1/2) times the established rates. Sundays and holidays shall be not less than two (2) times the established rates. In payment of labor, the Contractor shall comply with the provisions of Labor Code Sections 1770 to 1781 inclusive (Article 2, Chapter 1, Part 7, Division 2), and any acts amendatory thereto.

For any moneys earned by the Contractor and withheld by the Town to ensure the performance of the contract, the Contractor may, at the Contractor's request and expense, substitute securities equivalent to the amount withheld in the form and manner and subject to the conditions provided in Article 8, (commencing with Section 10263), Chapter 1, Part 2, Division 2 of the Public Contract Code of the State of California.

Plans and Specifications may be viewed at no cost via the internet at www.printscharlesrepro.com (Plan Vault). Plans and Specifications may also be purchased at no cost by calling or e-mailing Prints Charles Reprographics at (408) 240-3330 or incoming@printscharlesrepro.com. Bidders requesting that Plans and Specifications be mailed/shipped to them will be charged at no cost. Plans, Specifications, and Plan Holder’s list may also be viewed at the website noted above.

ATTEST:
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub: LG 9/30/16