Last Publish on 10/14/2013 10:56:55 AM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Civic Recognition & Public Comment Period
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
5:32:58 PM
W. H. "Billy" Hobbs, Jr., Will Moffett, Chris Snead, 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
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Call to Order / Roll Call
  Mayor Ward called the meeting to order at 5:31 p.m. Councilman Stuart was not present.
Invocation - Councilman Donnie R. Tuck
  Councilman Tuck asked those present to observe a moment of silence.
Pledge of Allegiance
Ceremonial Items - "Spotlight on Citizens"
  Mayor Ward turned the meeting over to Brian Marchese for the Spotlight on Citizens session.
Citizen Recognition - Jason Ehret, Jacob Ehret, and Bill Leath
  ACTION: Presented Mr. Ehret, Jason and Mr. Leath with City of Hampton coins.
Recognition of the Hampton Military Affairs Committee
  ACTION: Council recognized the Hampton Military Affairs Committee (MAC) for their many good works within the community. John Gately, Chair of the MAC, gave brief remarks and encouraged others to join the committee. Councilman Moffett also offered brief remarks of appreciation.
Proclamation Honoring the Peninsula Pilots
  ACTION: Presented by Mayor Ward to Hank and Henry Morgan. The Morgans then led those in attendance in performing the Pilots cheer.
Public Comment
  Twenty two students from Hampton University expressed concerns about the house boat which has been approved for use as a bed and breakfast at Joy's Marina.

Edwin Boone thanked the Hampton University students for speaking. He encouraged students to get involved and was critical of the actions of the Council.
  The meeting adjourned at 6:41 p.m.