Last Publish on 9/25/2007 9:30:05 AM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Special Meeting
Hampton Roads Convention Center
Monday, September 24, 2007
6:00 PM
Randall A. Gilliland, Angela Lee Leary, Charles N. Sapp, Joseph H. Spencer, II, Rhet Tignor, Paige V. Washington, Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor
Jesse T. Wallace Jr., City Manager
Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, Clerk of Council
Dinner and Briefing with Legislative Delegation

Call to Order
  The following legislators were present: Delegate Thomas D. Gear, Delegate Jeion Ward, and Senator Mamie E. Locke. John Miller and Tricia Stall candidates for the 1st Senate District were also present.

The following members of the Hampton City Council were present: Mayor Ross A. Kearney, II, Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland, and Councilmembers Angela Lee Leary, Charles N. Sapp, Joseph H. Spencer, II, Rhet Tignor and Paige V. Washington, Jr.

The City Manager, Jesse T. Wallace, Jr., City Attorney, Cynthia Hudson, and Assistant City Manager, James A. "Pete" Peterson were present along with Elizabeth Kersey, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Brenda Vaccarelli, Deputy Clerk of Council.

Also attending were: Many Puma, Staff to Delegate Gear and a citizen, Shirley Atkins. Matt Sturdevant, a reporter with the Daily Press was also present.
1.07-0496Discussion of Hampton's Legislative Priorities
ACTION: Council had a discussion with members of the legislative delegation about Hampton's priorities for the upcoming General Assembly session.