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City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Public Comment Period
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
6:00 PM
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 / Roll Call
  The Mayor indicated that there are 28 citizens signed up to speak which will take more time than the one hour allowed but it is her intention to allow all of those signed up the opportunity to speak.
Public Comment
  Nancy Rhode spoke on the upcoming ALLI Awards Event scheduled for November 14, 2010.

Kevin Ferrara, Michele Whitney, Rob Tomaseski, and Gabriele Conn spoke on safety concerns related to traffic in the area of Phenix School.

Wade Palmore, Mell Waldschmidt, Joe Schy, Nguyen Nguyen, Lawrence Dunn, H. Guy Sager, Jr., Bryan House, Jeanne House, Lyn Patch, Polly Siemann, Barb Amthor, William McLaughlin, William Stevens, Patrick DeConcini, Jeffrey Schaffer, Matthew Mills and Joaina Mills spoke on the Hampton River Dredging project.

Eddie Deerfield spoke on the proposed Council Code of Ethics.

Carole Garrison spoke on the Council’s policy regarding new business and advised citizens of an upcoming Congressional candidates debate.

Edwin Boone requested information with respect to minority contractors who worked on Peninsula Town Center.

Hugh Bassette spoke about the number of minority contractors in connection with the two new schools constructed.

John Krulis spoke about the recent court hearing on Buckroe and the Council vote of June 10th. He also spoke on the citizens survey.

Frank J. Ottofaro spoke on the taking of his property on Pine Chapel Road.
  The meeting was adjourned at 7:17 p.m.