Legislation # 15-0324 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 10/14/2015
Title Resolution of the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia Confirming the Order Terminating on October 5, 2015, the Declaration of Local Emergency Declared by the Hampton Director of Emergency Management effective October 1, 2015, due to the "2015 Nor'easter" and Hurricane Joaquin.
 
Legislation History 15-0324
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2015 Approved items 1 - 13 on the consent agenda.
10/5/2015 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Termination of Emergency.pdf Other 13K Termination Order
 
Legislation Text 15-0324

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 15-0324

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution of the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia Confirming the Order Terminating on October 5, 2015, the Declaration of Local Emergency Declared by the Hampton Director of Emergency Management effective October 1, 2015, due to the "2015 Nor'easter" and Hurricane Joaquin.

 

WHEREAS, on October 1, 2015, the City Manager, as Hampton Director of Emergency Management (the Director), in compliance with 44-146.21 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, declared a local emergency in the City without first obtaining the consent of the Hampton City Council (the Council) due to the expected amount of rain, wind, and flooding caused by the storms referred to as the 2015 Noreaster and Hurricane Joaquin (the Declaration of Emergency);

 

WHEREAS, in accordance with 44-146.21 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, this Council confirmed by resolution dated October 14, 2015 the Declaration of Emergency;

 

WHEREAS, on October 5, 2015, the Director issued an Order Terminating Declaration of [the] Local Emergency (the Termination Order) and represented therein that the emergency conditions supporting the Declaration of Emergency no longer existed as of 5:00 p.m. Monday, October 5, 2015; and

 

WHEREAS, based on the representations of the Director stated in the Termination Order, the Council is satisfied that the weather conditions and flooding predicted to be caused by and actually caused by the 2015 Noreaster and Hurricane Joaquin no longer exist.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia that it hereby confirms the Termination Order with the understanding that all needed emergency actions have been taken, and that such emergency occasioned by the 2015 Noreaster and Hurricane Joaquin is declared terminated by this Council.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on October 14, 2015.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

George E. Wallace, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass, CMC

Clerk of the Council