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City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Afternoon Session
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
1:02:33 PM
Randall A. Gilliland, Ross A. Kearney, II, Angela Lee Leary, Joseph H. Spencer, II, George E. Wallace, Paige V. Washington, Jr., Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor
Mary Bunting, City Manager
Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, Clerk of Council

Call to Order
  Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 1:02 and shared that Councilwoman Leary is unable to be present for the meeting as her husband is in the hospital and she expressed Council's wishes for a rapid recovery.

Councilman Kearney arrived at 1:04 p.m.
1.10-0162Budget Work Session
ACTION: Presented by Mary Bunting, City Manager, who outlined the process which is followed for the three meetings on the budget. Chris Snead, Budget Director, made the presentation.
Regional Issues
New Business
  Councilman Kearney asked Director of Codes Compliance, Steve Shapiro, to explain a situation involving setbacks on a lot on Old Buckroe Road.

Mayor Ward stated that she attended Diversity Day at NASA/Langley today where Coach Herman Boone, who was the inspiration for the movie "Remember the Titans," was the keynote speaker. She also shared that Mr. Boone was a classmate of Councilman Wallace.
Closed Meeting
10-0163Closed session as provided in Virginia Code Section 22.1-3711A.1, .3, .7, and .29
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington, Jr..
SECONDER: Councilmember Ross A. Kearney, II.
10-0168to discuss specific personnel decisions and changes proposed in the budget process and to discuss the award of a public contract resulting from budget decisions and involving the expenditure of public funds

10-0166to discuss disposition of publically held real property in the Buckroe and Shell Road areas and acquisition of property in the Fox Hill area where discussion in open session would adversely affect the bargaining position or negotiating strategy of the city

10-0167to consult with legal counsel regarding specific legal matters regarding the budget process and animal control and requiring the provision of legal advice by such counsel

2.10-0164Resolution Certifying Closed Session
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Ross A. Kearney, II.