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City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669

www.hampton.gov
City Council - Special Meeting
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6:30 PM
Linda Curtis, W. H. "Billy" Hobbs, Jr., Will Moffett, Teresa V. Schmidt, Chris Snead, Donnie R. Tuck, George E. Wallace, Mayor
Mary Bunting, City Manager
Vanessa T. Valldejuli, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, CMC, Clerk of Council
FIRST READING OF THE BUDGET

 Call to Order
 Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance - Councilwoman Snead
 Agenda
 Budget Public Hearing
1.15-0156Public Hearing to Receive Citizens' Comments Relative to the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget and Proposed Taxes and Fees, including: General Operating Budget ("General Fund") Capital Improvement Fund Solid Waste Management Fund Stormwater Management Fund Wastewater Management Fund Steam Plant Fund Fleet Services Fund Risk Management Fund Information Technology Fund Hampton Coliseum and Arts Fund Hampton Roads Convention Center Fund The Hamptons Golf Course Fund The Woodlands Golf Course Fund Economic Development Fund Proposed Personal Property Tax Rate (No Change) Proposed Real Estate Tax Rate (No Change) Proposed Boat License Fee (New) Proposed Cigarette Tax (Increase) Proposed Solid Waste Fee (Increase) Proposed Stormwater User Fee (Increase)
 Budget, Tax and Fee Ordinances Requiring Two Readings - April 29 and May 13, 2015
2.15-0137An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
3.15-0138An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the Capital Budget for the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016
4.15-0139An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Solid Waste Management Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
5.15-0140An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Stormwater Management Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
6.15-0141An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Wastewater Management Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
7.15-0142An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Steam Plant for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016.
8.15-0143An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Fleet Services Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016
9.15-0144An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Risk Management Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
10.15-0145An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Hampton Coliseum-Hampton Arts Commission Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016
11.15-0146An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Hampton Roads Convention Center for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and ending June 30, 2016.
12.15-0147An Ordinance to Set the Tax Rate on Real Properties in the City of Hampton, Virginia for Fiscal Year Beginning July 1,2015 and Ending June 30, 2016
13.15-0126Ordinance to Amend and Re-enact Chapter 37 “Taxation”, of the Code of the City of Hampton, by Amending Article X, Section 37-302, Entitled “Levied; Amount” to Increase the Cigarette Tax From 40 to 42.5 Mills per Cigarette Pursuant to Virginia Code Section 58.1-3840.
14.15-0157An Ordinance to set the Tax Rate on Vehicles Without Motive Power (Manufactured Homes); Motor Vehicles Specially Equipped to Provide Transportation for Physically Handicapped Individuals; Machinery and Tools; Machinery and Tools Used Directly in the Manufacture of Precision Investment Castings; Privately Owned Pleasure Boats and Watercraft, 18 Feet and Over, Used for Recreational Purposes Only, Privately Owned Pleasure Boats and Watercraft, Motorized and Nonmotorized and Under 18 Feet, Used for Recreational Purposes Only, (formerly taxed under the categories: Boats or Watercraft Weighing FiveTons or More, Not Used Solely for Business Purposes; Boats or Watercraft Weighing Less Than Five Tons, Not Used Solely for Business Purposes); Boats or Watercraft Weighing Five Tons or More, Used for Business Purposes Only; Boats or Watercraft Weighing Less Than Five Tons, Used for Business Purposes Only; Privately Owned Camping Trailers, Privately Owned Travel Trailers and Privately Owned Motor Homes Used For Recreational Purposes Only; and One (1) Motor Vehicle Owned and Regularly Used by a Disabled Veteran, in the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Calendar Year Beginning January 1, 2016 and Ending December 31, 2016.
 Budget, Tax and Fee Ordinances Requiring One Reading - May 13, 2015
15.15-0148An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Information Technology Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016.
16.15-0149An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Hamptons Golf Course for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016.
17.15-0150An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Woodlands Golf Course for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016.
18.15-0136An Ordinance to Increase the Solid Waste User Fee for Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016 Pursuant to Virginia Code Section 15.2-928(A)
19.15-0125Ordinance to Amend and Re-Enact Chapter 33.2 “Stormwater Management”, of the Code of the City of Hampton, by Amending Article IV, Section 33.2-35 (c ) to increase the Service Charge for Stormwater Billing, Pursuant to Virginia Code Section 15.2-2114, to Meet Federal Mandates to Reduce Pollution Into the Chesapeake Bay and Other Regional Waters
20.15-0127Ordinance to Amend and Reenact Chapter 37, of the Code of the City of Hampton “Taxation”, (A) to Amend Article III, “Personal Property Taxes”, Sec. 37-142 Entitled “Filing of Return Required” Pertaining to the Addition of Boats or Watercraft to the Filing Requirement for Personal Property Taxes Pursuant to Virginia Code Sections 58.1-3518, 58.1-3518.1 and 58.1-3916, and (B) to Add a New Article XV, Entitled “License Fees on Certain Boats Subject to Personal Property Tax” to Impose a License Fee Levied on Such Boats Pursuant to Virginia Code Section 15.2-1125.
21.15-0151An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Economic Development Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 and Ending June 30, 2016.
 Adjournment