We have uploaded a significant amount of information related to your request. Some information regarding the Request for proposal/ Request for qualifications are exempt as no RFQ or RFP has been issued. “Preliminary drafts, notes, or interagency or intra-agency memoranda that are not retained by the public agency in the ordinary course of business, if the public interest in withholding those records clearly outweighs the public interest in disclosure.” Govt. Code Section 6454(a).
Some records regarding hazards are exempt: Records that reveal the deliberative process of decision-makers are exempt from disclosure under the deliberative process privilege, as well as records that reveal the mental process of legislators. See Gov’t Code Sections 6254(k), 6255; Sutter’s Place v. Superior Court, 161 Cal. App. 4th 1370 (6 Dist. 2008); Times Mirror Co. v. Superior Court, 53 Cal. 3d 1325 (1991); Rogers v. Superior Court, 19 Cal. App. 4th 469 (2 Dist. 1993); California First Amendment Coalition v. Superior Court, 67 Cal. App. 4th 159 (3 Dist. 1998).
Some records regarding your request for communications has been redacted and exempt. Records, the disclosure of which is exempted or prohibited pursuant to federal or State law, including, but not limited to, the provisions of the Evidence Code related to privilege.
Some records related to hazards health and safety are only available through hard copy and can be inspected at our department. If you would like to schedule a time to inspect these records, please contact me directly at 707-649-5454.