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City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Special Meeting
Sandy Bottom
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
9:00 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
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.
1.11-0074Budget Brainstorming Session
ACTION: 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 Topics covered were examining new ways of doing business, possibly outdated service models, creatively managing costs, limiting future costs and liabilities, and more traditional approaches to balance the budget which will be covered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.