Last Publish on 8/25/2010 4:28:27 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Special Meeting
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
9:05:53 AM
Ross A. Kearney, II, Angela Lee Leary, Will Moffett, 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

Call to Order
  Councilman Kearney was not present at roll call but arrived at 9:11 a.m.
Public Hearing
1.10-0370Use Permit Application No. 1067 by Kings Way Montessori School Ltd. to allow a school at First United Church of Christ located at 1017 Todds Lane (LRSN 4000574).
ACTION: Held Public Hearing - there were no speakers on this matter.
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Vice Mayor George E. Wallace.
SECONDER: Councilmember Christopher G. Stuart.
2.10-0380Resolution Requesting that President Barack Obama Reject the Recommendation of the Secretary of Defense Regarding the Proposed Closure of the United States Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM)
ACTION: Presented by Bruce Sturk, Director of Federal Facilities Support.
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Vice Mayor George E. Wallace.
SECONDER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
3.10-0369Approval of the minutes from the retreat of June 30-July 1, 2010, and the evening session of July 14, 2010
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Vice Mayor George E. Wallace.
SECONDER: Councilmember Ross A. Kearney, II.
4.10-0373Follow-Up Discussion on Council Visioning Process
ACTION: Presented by Mary Bunting, City Manager, and Terry P. O'Neill, Acting Director of Community Development.
5.10-0374Follow-Up Council Conversation Concerning Public Comment Period and Structure of Council Meetings
ACTION: Council listened to information presented by the City Manager and held a discussion concerning potential changes to the current meeting format.
ACTION: Moved to accept the City Manager's recommendation of Option #2 on Slide #25 to keep the current meeting format with the addition of a second period for public comment.

MOVER: Vice Mayor George E. Wallace.
SECONDER: Councilmember Donnie R. Tuck.
Closed Meeting
10-0371Closed session as provided in Virginia Code Sections 2.2-3711.A.1, 4 and 7 to discuss personnel issues; to protect the privacy of individuals in personal matters not related to public business; and to consult with legal counsel employed by the city regarding contract negotiations which require the provision of legal advice.
ACTION: Approved - Councilwoman Leary indicated that she would not be able to attend the closed session.
6.10-0372Resolution Certifying Closed Session
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Councilmember Ross A. Kearney, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Christopher G. Stuart.