Meeting Assistance: Any person requiring auxiliary aids and services, due to a disability, to address the Housing Authority, should contact the City Clerk's Office 72 hours prior to the meeting to arrange for accommodations. Phone: 714) 741-5040.
Agenda Item Descriptions: Are intended to give a brief, general description of the item. The Housing Authority may take legislative action deemed appropriate with respect to the item and is not limited to the recommended action indicated in staff reports or the agenda.
Documents/Writings: Any revised or additional documents/writings related to an item on the agenda distributed to all or a majority of the Commissioners within 72 hours of a meeting, are made available for public inspection at the same time (1) in the City Clerk's Office at 11222 Acacia Parkway, Garden Grove, CA 92840, during normal business hours; (2) on the City's website as an attachment to the Housing Authority meeting agenda; and (3) at the Council Chamber at the time of the meeting.
Public Comments: Members of the public desiring to address the Housing Authority are requested to complete a pink speaker card indicating their name and address, and identifying the subject matter they wish to address. This card should be given to the City Clerk prior to the start of the meeting. General comments are made during "Oral Communications," and should be limited to matters under consideration and/or what the Housing Authority has jurisdiction over. Persons wishing to address the Housing Authority regarding a Public Hearing matter will be called to the podium at the time the matter is being considered.
Manner of Addressing the Housing Authority: After being called by the Chair, you may approach the podium, it is requested that you state your name for the record, and proceed to address the Housing Authority. All remarks and questions should be addressed to the Housing Authority as a whole and not to individual Commissioners or staff members. Any person making impertinent, slanderous, or profane remarks or who becomes boisterous while addressing the Housing Authority shall be called to order by the Chair. If such conduct continues, the Chair may order the person barred from addressing the Housing Authority any further during that meeting.
Time Limitation: Speakers must limit remarks for a total of (5) five minutes. When any group of persons wishes to address the Housing Authority on the same subject matter, the Chair may request a spokesperson be chosen to represent the group, so as to avoid unnecessary repetition. At the Housing Authority's discretion, a limit on the total amount of time for public comments during Oral Communications and/or a further limit on the time allotted to each speaker during Oral Communications may be set.
PLEASE SILENCE YOUR CELL PHONES DURING THE MEETING.