Last Publish on 9/13/2005 10:58:20 AM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Afternoon Session
Lawson Conference Rm., 8th Flr., City Hall
Wednesday, August 10, 2005
2:04 PM
Randall A. Gilliland, Joseph H. Spencer, II, Angela Lee Leary, Charles N. Sapp, Turner M. Spencer, Rhet Tignor, Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor
Jesse T. Wallace Jr., City Manager
A. Paul Burton, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, Clerk of Council

Call to Order
1.05-0550Briefing on Peninsula Council for Workforce Development
Information Presented by Pete Peterson.
2.05-0539Briefing regarding the Phoebus Improvement League.
Information Presented by Angelique Lenoir.
3.05-0547Brief Council on Local Problem with Feral Turkeys and Recommended Actions by Animal Control.
Information Presented by Laurine Press, Dr. Bill Berg, Todd Englemeyer, and Chris Hickman.
4.05-0535Establishment of Community Development Authorities in the City of Hampton.
Information Presented in Council packet. Action to take place on Evening Consent Agenda.
5.05-0540Hampton-Newport News Community Services Board - FY2006 Performance Contract.
Information Presented by Anthony Soltys and Charles Hall. Action to take place on Evening Consent Agenda.
6.05-0531Buckroe Master Plan Public Presentation.
Information Presented by Terry O'Neill. Amy Hobbs, Frank Blake, and Phyllis Flanders briefly spoke on the issue.
Closed Meeting
05-0559Closed Session as provided in Section 2.2-3711.A.1 (personnel matter), A.3 (acquisition of real property) and A.7 (legal briefing).
ACTION: Moved to Enter Closed Session.

MOVER: Councilmember Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Rhet Tignor.
  The City Attorney added a topic to the Closed Session concerning a legal briefing on a real estate matter in the Ivy Home area.
05-0558Briefing on the Disposition of Publicly Held Real Property in the Buckroe area.
05-0524Legal Briefing and review of Conditional Privilege No. 80 pertaining to the Bahir Dar Restaurant.
05-0551Legal Briefing on Real Estate Acquisitions in Coliseum Central Area.
05-0552Personnel Matter Involving the Assessor.
05-0536Appointments to the Planning Commission
05-0603Appointment to Grievance Board.
05-0556Appointments - Golf Course Advisory Committee.
7.05-0561Resolution Certifying Closed Session.
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Randall A. Gilliland.
New Business
  Discussion of Military Affairs Committee assisting with USS Hampton Recognition
  ACTION: Moved to designate the Military Affairs Committee to handle the functions of a recognition event for the USS Hampton and other military functions as needed.

MOVER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Randall A. Gilliland.
  The City Manager reported that Urban Design Associates will begin work on the design of the I-64 to Pembroke Avenue segment.

The City Manager announced that Senator Allen has invited Council to a town meeting concerning Veteran's issues to occur at the VA Medical Center on August 17, 2005, at 7 p.m.
  Discussion of fundraising by Military Affairs Committee

Councilman Sapp indicated there are times when it would be beneficial for the Military Affairs Committee to be able to fundraise and a discussion took place regarding the possibilities. It was generally decided that the matter would be considered by resolution in the evening session.
  Councilmember Leary asked when the reports on the amateur sports complex and on the Hampton Roads Convention Center would take place. The City Manager responded that there would be a report on the sports complex during the first meeting of September and the first quarterly report on the convention center is expected in early October.