Last Publish on 10/22/2014 6:25:47 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669

www.hampton.gov
NOTICE OF ACTION
City Council - Civic Recognition Period
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
6:01:14 PM
Linda Curtis, W. H. "Billy" Hobbs, Jr., Will Moffett, Teresa V. Schmidt, Chris Snead, Donnie R. Tuck, George E. Wallace, Mayor
Staff:
Mary Bunting, City Manager
Vanessa T. Valldejuli, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, CMC, Clerk of Council
not set, not set

Call to Order / Roll Call
  Mayor Wallace called the meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. Although a formal roll call was not taken, all members of the City Council were present. The Colors were presented by the Phoebus High School Marine Corps JROTC.
Ceremonial Items - "Spotlight on Citizens" - Armstrong Elementary School and Major Delaney C. Williams
  Mayor Wallace read and presented a proclamation to Major Delaney C. Williams, a 1984 graduate of Phoebus High School, who, in May of 1988, was the first African-American Officer to be commissioned into the United States Marine Corps from VMI in the over 175 year history of the institution. Councilwoman Snead read a congratulatory letter from Congressman Robert J. Wittman and Councilman Hobbs read a congratulatory letter from Senator Tim Kaine.

The City Council also recognized Armstrong Elementary School on being named a National Blue Ribbon School. This is the highest award given to a school by the United States Department of Education.
Adjournment
  - the meeting adjourned at 6:25 p.m.