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City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Special Meeting
Community Development Conference Room
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
8:30 AM
W. H. "Billy" Hobbs, Jr., Will Moffett, Chris Snead, Christopher G. Stuart, Donnie R. Tuck, George E. Wallace, Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor
Mary Bunting, City Manager
Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, CMC, Clerk of Council
Continuation of City Council Retreat series

Call to Order
  Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 8:36 a.m. All members of Council were present with the exception of Councilman Tuck who had previously indicated that he was unable to attend.
1.13-0023Priority Setting Discussion - follow-up to previous Council retreat agenda items 12-0358 Development / Redevelopment Strategy, 12-0359 Implementing Master Plans and Hampton First Recommendations, and 12-0360 Operational / Capital Budget Planning.
ACTION: Presented by Mary Bunting, City Manager and Terry O'Neill, Director of Community Development. Other City staff provided information in response to specific requests from Council. The facilitation team was comprised of Rashida Costley-Clarke, Sabrina Carr, Jonathan McBride and Angelique Shenk of the Community Development Department.

Council expressed their short-term priorities.
Closed Meeting
13-0021Closed session pursuant to Virginia Code Sections 2.2-3711A.3 and .7 to (1) discuss the disposition of publicly-held real property and acquisition of real property for a public purpose in various areas of the city where discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or negotiating strategy of the city; and (2) consult with legal counsel regarding specific legal matters pertaining to city council powers and duties regarding land use and economic development and requiring the advice of counsel.
ACTION: Approved - Council went into closed session at 9:33 a.m. and re-convened in open session at 10:12 a.m.

MOVER: Councilmember W. H. "Billy" Hobbs, Jr..
SECONDER: Councilmember Chris Snead.
2.13-0022Resolution Certifying Closed Session
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Councilmember Chris Snead.
SECONDER: Councilmember Will Moffett.
  The meeting adjourned at 11:43 a.m.