Last Publish on 9/27/2006 5:02:45 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Afternoon Session
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, September 27, 2006
2:01:22 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

Call to Order
1.06-0527Briefing on the National Aeronautics Institute (NIA).
ACTION: Presented by Robert Lindberg.
2.06-0533Briefing on the Peninsula Town Center Community Development Authority.
ACTION: Presented by Bonnie France, Esq.
3.06-0556Briefing on Ordinance to Amend the Code of the City of Hampton, Chapter 37, Article II, Division 6, entitled, "EXEMPTION OR DEFERRAL FOR ELDERLY AND DISABLED PERSONS" by Amending and Re-enacting Section 37-123. Amount of Exemption.
ACTION: Presented by Ross Mugler, Commissioner of the Revenue and Mary Bunting, Assistant City Manager.
4.06-0557Discussion of Council's guidance concerning the financial guideline pertaining to budgetary development
ACTION: Council had a discussion, led by Councilman Sapp, of the financial guidelines pertaining to budgetary development.
5.06-0558Presentation on options for addressing Newmarket Creek flooding concerns
ACTION: Presented by Ted Henifin, Director of Public Works.
New Business
  Councilwoman Leary gave an update from the Jamestown 2007 Committee. She mentioned an event which will take place on January 27, 2007, "Hunt for Hampton's History." Councilwoman Leary asked that a report be made in October.

Councilwoman Leary also asked for a demonstration on the new software, Pictometry.
Closed Meeting
06-0529Closed Session as provided in Section 2.2-3711.A.1 and .7 to:
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
SECONDER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
06-0545consult with legal counsel and receive briefings by staff members pertaining to actual or probable litigation pertaining to the Buckroe Fishing Pier and local fees where such consultation or briefings in an open meeting would adversely affect the negotiating or litigating posture of the City.

06-0484consider an appointment to the Social Services Local Advisory Board.

06-0531consider appointments to the Neighborhood Commission.

06-0535consider an appointment to Hampton Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

06-0565discuss the performance reviews of the City Manager and Clerk of Council.

6.06-0530Certification of Closed Session
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.