Last Publish on 5/7/2008 8:25:51 PM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669
City Council - Afternoon Session
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, May 07, 2008
2:02:28 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
Jesse T. Wallace Jr., City Manager
Cynthia Hudson, City Attorney
Katherine K. Glass, Clerk of Council

Call to Order
  The Mayor indicated that both Councilman Sapp and Councilman Washington had notified him that they would be late due to medical appointments.
1.08-0196Discussion of the FY-09 Budget.
ACTION: Council held a work session on the budget. There were no new recommendations from the City Manager with respect to the budget. At the Mayor's request Councilman Spencer explained the tradition of Council voting aye on the first reading of the budget ordinances to allow any modifications to be made before the second reading of the budget ordinances. There was a brief discussion of school funding with Council expressing a desire to resume regular meetings with the members of the School Board. Additionally the request for funding from The Denbigh House was briefly discussed with Assistant City Manager Mary Bunting providing information.