Council Top Priorities

Fiscal Year 2021-2022 Council Top Priorities

1. Continue to Manage and Pay Down Unfunded Pension Liability and Manage the Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB)

2. Support Advocacy for Pension and Workers Compensation Modernization

3. Continue Next Steps for Downtown / Central Brea Proactive Planning

4. Prepare to Support the Changing Needs and Interest of a Significant Increase in our Senior Population

5. Determine Future Service Needs and Funding

a. Police Department

b. Fire Department

i. Evaluate Brea / Fullerton Fire Department Partnership

ii. Evaluate Emergency Medical Transport

c. Public Works

6. Continue Planning Needs for Parks, Recreation, and Human Services and Cultural Arts

a. Continue Engagement of the Community, the Commissions, and the City Council to Complete Master Planning Efforts for Both Parks, Recreation, and Human Services and Cultural Arts

b. Implementation of Identified Needs

7. Continue Development of the Tracks at Brea Trail

a. Facilitate the Tracks’ Western Extension Towards La Habra

b. Explore Options for Further Trail Enhancements:

i. Lighting

ii. Walkway Connections

iii. Security Cameras

8. Renegotiate Refuse Franchise Agreement with Republic Industries

9. Complete Discussion with County Regarding State Permit for Olinda-Alpha Landfill

10. Explore and Consider Reclaimed Water

11. Assess Traffic Impacts of New Development and Efficiencies for the Existing Circulation System

12. Continue Regional Partnerships with Other Agencies (including NOCJPA)

13. Implement Methods to Improve Employee Relations, Retention, Attraction, and Investment

14. Support the Efforts to Reduce Homelessness in Orange County

a. Mental Health

b. Shelter

c. Addiction/Substance Abuse

d. Permanent & Supportive Housing