Last Publish on 5/7/2008 9:15:17 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669

www.hampton.gov
NOTICE OF ACTION
City Council - Evening Session
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, May 07, 2008
7:33:05 PM
Anderson W. Clary, Jr., Randall A. Gilliland, Angela Lee Leary, Charles N. Sapp, Joseph H. Spencer, II, Paige V. Washington, Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor
Staff:
Jesse T. Wallace Jr., City Manager
Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, Clerk of Council

CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL
INVOCATION -
  The invocation was given by Councilman Washington.
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO FLAG -
MAYOR'S COMMENTS
CONSENT AGENDA
Consent Items - Other
1.08-01692008-2009 Consolidated Housing and Community Development Action Plan, Which Includes the Fiscal Year 2008-2009 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnership (HOME) Program Budgets.
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
PUBLIC HEARINGS
Fiscal Year Budget Hearings
2.08-0163Public Hearing to Receive Citizens’ Comments Relative to the Proposed Decrease in the Real Estate Property Tax Rate from $1.06 per $100 of Assessed Value to $1.04 per $100 of Assessed Value.
ACTION: Held Public Hearing - a simultaneous public hearing was conducted on agenda items 2, 3 and 4.
3.08-0164Public Hearing to Receive Citizens’ Comments Relative to the Proposed Increase in the Sewer User Fee from $1.07 per 100 Cubic Feet to $1.48 per 100 Cubic Feet of Water Consumption.
ACTION: Held Public Hearing - a simultaneous public hearing was conducted on agenda items 2, 3 and 4.
4.08-0165Public Hearing to Receive Citizens’ Comments Relative to the Fiscal Year 2009 General Fund, Capital Improvement Plan, Solid Waste Management Fund, Steam Plant Management Fund, Stormwater Management Fund, Wastewater Management Fund, EXCEL Fund, “The Hamptons”, Economic Development Fund and Hampton Roads Convention Center Budgets.
ACTION: Held Public Hearing - a simultaneous public hearing was conducted on agenda items 2, 3 and 4.
General Items
Ordinances
5.08-0179An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Approved on First Reading - moved that the City's fiscal year 2009 operating budget be approved on first reading.

MOVER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
SECONDER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
ACTION: Approved - adopted an ordinance appropriating monies for the general fund of the City of Hampton, Virginia for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.

MOVER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
SECONDER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
6.08-0180An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the Capital Budget for the City of Hampton for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Capital Budget fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
7.08-0181An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Solid Waste Management Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Solid Waste Management Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
SECONDER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
8.08-0182An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Steam Plant Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Removed this item from the agenda in that the steam plant management fund does not require consideration from by Council.

MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
9.08-0183An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Stormwater Management Fund for the City of Hampton, Virginia, for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Stormwater Management Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.
10.08-0184An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Wastewater Management Fund for the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Wastewater Management Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.

MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.
11.08-0185An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of “The Hamptons” Golf Course for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for “The Hamptons” Golf Course Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
12.08-0186An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the Hampton Roads Convention Center for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Hampton Roads Convention Center Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
SECONDER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
13.08-0187An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the General Expenses of the EXCEL Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the EXCEL Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Councilmember Joseph H. Spencer, II.
SECONDER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
ACTION: Adopted on Second and Final Reading
14.08-0188An Ordinance to Adopt a Budget and Appropriate Monies for the Economic Development Fund for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance appropriating monies for the Economic Development Fund for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.


MOVER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
SECONDER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
15.08-0189An Ordinance to Set the Tax Rate on Real Properties in the City of Hampton, Virginia, for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008 and Ending June 30, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance to set the tax rate on real properties in the City at a rate of $1.04 per $100 of assessed value for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, and ending June 30, 2009, on first reading.

MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.
16.08-0190An Ordinance to Set the Tax Rate on Tangible Personal Property, Motor Vehicles Specially Equipped to Provide Transportation for Physically Handicapped Individuals, Machinery and Tools, and Privately Owned Pleasure Boats and Watercraft Used for Recreational Purposes Only, and Recreational Vehicles in the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Calendar Year Beginning January 1, 2009 and Ending on December 31, 2009.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance setting the tax rate on tangible personal property at a rate of $4.25 per $100 of assessed value; motor vehicles specially equipped to provide transportation for physically handicapped individuals at a rate of $1.00 per $100 of assessed value; machinery and tools at a rate of $3.50 per $100 of assessed value; privately owned pleasure boats and watercraft eighteen feet and over, privately owned pleasure boats and watercraft, motorized and under eighteen feet and privately owned pleasure boats and watercraft, non-motorized and under eighteen feet, used for recreational purposes only at $.000001 per $100 of assessed value; and privately owned camping trailers and motor homes used for recreational purposes only at a rate of $1.00 per $100 of assessed value in the City for the calendar year beginning January 1, 2009, and ending December 31, 2009, on first reading.

MOVER: Vice Mayor Randall A. Gilliland.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.
17.08-0191An Ordinance to Set the Sewer User Fee in the City of Hampton, Virginia for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2008.
ACTION: Adopted on First Reading - moved to adopt an ordinance to set the Sewer User fee for the City of Hampton at $1.48 per 100 cubic feet of water consumption for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2008, on first reading.


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