El Sobrante Municipal Advisory Council                                                                                   

    3769 B San Pablo Dam Road, ES, 94803 - Meetings 2nd Wednesday of  Month

       7:00 pm  El Sobrante Library    4191 Appian Way, El Sobrante


Minutes of 1/12/05 Meeting



Present were Ruby Molinari, Hope Scott, Reva Clark, Don Delcollo, Charles Marino, Bruce King and Marilynne Mellander.


Meeting called to order at 7 PM; recitation of Pledge followed led by Charles Marino.  Dec. 2004 MAC minutes MSA with corrections.


Treasurer’s Report:  Hope Scott reported no expenditures this month.


Consent Calendar:  No items this month


Sheriff’s Report:  Lt. Donny Gordon gave Sheriff’s crime report stating crime in the area had been lighter than usual.


Public Comment:  Marilynne Mellander announced student uniform clothing event at Verde elementary school in San Pablo on 1/25 and 1/26, 2005.  Supervisor Gioia announced program to honor Dr. Martin Luther King on 1/24/05 at Contra Costa College.


Terrance Cheung was not present at meeting. 


Sheriff Warren Rupf thanked the MAC for its support and, with Supervisor Gioia gave certificates to outgoing MAC members, an award of commendation to Reva Clark for her work at the Sheriff’s annex and a plaques to Don Delcollo and Bruce King for their past contributions to the community while serving as MAC members.  Michael Baefsky was not present to receive his plaque.


New members, Erica Peng, Barbara Pendergrass, Wendi Goslinger, Tom Mason and alternate Tom Owens were sworn in by Supervisor Gioia then seated.  All recited the oath of office.


Newly elected MAC officers are Ruby Molinari, Chair; Barbara Pendergrass, Vice Chair; Marilynne Mellander, Secretary; and Hope Scott, Treasurer.


Chairman Molinari asked that Don Delcollo be retained as Fire Marshall and asked MAC members to consider what standing committees they would be willing to serve on.




Chairman Molinari announced that Sgt. Donny Gordon from the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Dept. would be next month’s speaker.


Meeting adjourned at 7:32PM, MSP.


                                                                   Respectfully Submitted,

                                                            Marilynne L. Mellander