Legislation # 08-0315 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 7/16/2008
Title Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Implement Certain Redevelopment Initiatives of the Buckroe Master Plan to Include Acquisition of Certain Strategic Properties, Streetscaping and Other Infrastructure Improvements, and Appropriating $6,800,000 from the Undesignated Fund Balance of the City’s General Fund.
 
Legislation History 08-0315
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
8/20/2008 Removed
7/16/2008 Deferred (8/20/2008)
7/9/2008 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 08-0315

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 08-0315

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Implement Certain Redevelopment Initiatives of the Buckroe Master Plan to Include Acquisition of Certain Strategic Properties, Streetscaping and Other Infrastructure Improvements, and Appropriating $6,800,000 from the Undesignated Fund Balance of the Citys General Fund.

 

RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, Hampton City Council (Council)has approved the Buckroe Master Plan, as amended, and desires to implement one of the redevelopment initiatives set forth in that Master Plan;

 

WHEREAS, the redevelopment initiative includes streetscape/infrastructure improvements of a key gateway into Buckroe and assemblage of strategic properties;

WHEREAS, Council directed the City Manager to develop a plan and strategy for implementing this initiative including acquisition of certain properties and plans for streetscape and infrastructure improvements as necessary; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Manager and staff provided City Council a briefing of the proposed plan and strategy necessary to implement the redevelopment initiative in a properly called closed session discussion on June 18, 2008.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia as follows:

 

1. That the City Manager is hereby authorized to implement that component of the redevelopment initiatives of the Buckroe Master Plan, including streetscape and infrastructure improvements discussed by the Council in closed session on June 18, 2008..

 

2.                  That the City Manager or his authorized designee is hereby authorized to acquire the strategic properties necessary to implement that component of the redevelopment initiatives of the Buckroe Master Plan discussed by the Council in closed session on June 18, 2008.

 

3.                  That $6,800,000.00 (SIX MILLION EIGHT HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS AND NO CENTS) is hereby appropriated from the undesignated fund balance of the Citys General Fund to fund the property acquisitions and related demolition, streetscape and infrastructure improvements referenced in the preceding recitals.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, by the Council of the City of Hampton that all proceeds from the sale of any City-owned property in the Buckroe area arising from the implementation of the Buckroe Master Plan redevelopment initiative that is the subject of this resolution be deposited into the Citys General Fund revenues account described as Sales of Material and Property.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on August 20, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council