Last Publish on 3/23/2011 2:09:36 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
NOTICE OF ACTION
City Council - Special Meeting
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
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
Special Budget Brainstorming Session
Call to Order
Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 9:08 a.m. The following members of Council were present: Mayor Ward, Vice Mayor Wallace, Councilman Kearney, Councilman Moffett, and Councilman Stuart. The following staff members were present: Mary Bunting, City Manager; Robin McCormick, Communications Strategist; Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney; Katherine Glass, Clerk of Council; James A. "Pete" Peterson, Assistant City Manager; James Gray, Assistant City Manager, Brian DeProfio, Special Projects Manager; and Tracy Hangar, Fire Chief. There were approximately six citizens in attendance.
Budget Brainstorming Session
Presented by Mary Bunting, City Manager, and various members of the city's staff. Topics covered were examining new ways of doing business, possibly outdated service models, creatively managing costs, limiting future costs and liabilities, and more traditional approaches to balance the budget which will be covered in the afternoon work session.