Chapter 2.42


2.42.010    Members.

2.42.020    Duties and responsibilities.

2.42.010 Members.

No later than June 1, 2011, the Beautification Committee shall consist of seven members, all of whom must be residents of the City of Livermore. (Ord. 2065 § 1(A), 2018; Ord. 1918 § 1, 2010; Ord. 1786 § 2, 2006)

2.42.020 Duties and responsibilities.

The Beautification Committee shall have the following duties and responsibilities:

A. Designate and plan specific sites and extended areas, primarily under governmental ownership or control, for the beautification of major roadway systems, median islands and entranceways throughout the City.

B. Review the designs for establishment of small parks or rest areas at street intersections.

C. In cooperation with the City neighborhood preservation division, analyze and recommend property rehabilitation of singular or group areas under private ownership within the City.

D. Recommend revisions of the street tree ordinance, specifying tree types, installation standards, spacing dimensions, and other related matters for the implantation of decorative trees in all areas to be developed within the City in both residential and commercial areas.

E. Recommend an annual program by the City for the placement of street trees in all areas deficient in such improvements.

F. Recommend landscaping standards for publicly controlled landscaping associated with commercial and industrial development.

G. Recommend replacement landscaping, planting and maintenance standards for all of the landscape maintenance districts within the City of Livermore.

H. Review proposals for the installation of street furnishing and accessories, lights, ornamental fixtures, monuments, fountains, or other forms of furnishing of an aesthetic nature as to location, design and cost.

I. Analyze and recommend the utilization of federal, state and/or county programs wherein financial grants or personal services may be applicable and available to support the beautification effort of the City.

J. As requested by Council, propose and recommend a master plan for Livermore beautification with detailed standards for aspects of city beautification.

K. Organize, publicize and participate in annual citywide activities and events, such as Earth Day, Make a Difference Day, and Arbor Day, and present beautification awards to enhance city aesthetics. (Ord. 2065 § 1(A), 2018; Ord. 1786 § 2, 2006)