Last Publish on 10/26/2006 11:44:33 AM
City Of Hampton, VA
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, Va 23669

www.hampton.gov
NOTICE OF ACTION
City Council - Afternoon Session
Council Chambers, 8th Floor, City Hall
Wednesday, October 25, 2006
2:04:23 PM
Randall A. Gilliland, Angela Lee Leary, Charles N. Sapp, Joseph H. Spencer, II, Rhet Tignor, 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
Agenda
1.06-0627Finance Committee Presentation on Power Plant and Crossroads Projects
ACTION: Presented by Robert Scott, citizen member of the Finance Committee.
2.06-0631Discussion of Conceptual Plan to Toll Interstate 64 East of Richmond for Non-Residents
ACTION: Council held a discussion which was led by Vice Mayor Gilliland.
3.06-0632Briefing regarding implementation of public parking at the ends of Pilot, Tappan and Richmond per the Buckroe Masterplan Bayfront Initiative.
ACTION: Presented by Jesse T. Wallace, Jr., City Manager.
New Business
  Councilwoman Leary asked the City Manager look into an environmental issues initiative she has become aware of. She would like him to check into Hampton becoming a part of the Cool Cities initiative.

Councilwoman Leary also raised some questions regarding item #32 on the evening agenda.

Councilwoman Leary also requested that the City Manager provide her with the cost of the insurance policy on the Harbour Centre and also with a copy of the policy.

Councilman Spencer indicated that he proposes a change in connection with the proposed fireworks ordinance to be considered tonight and he asked that eliminating the City decals be looked into again.

The Mayor asked how fire pits relate to the proposed ordinance. The City Attorney will clarify the issue before the evening session.

Councilwoman Leary reported on the Ernesto flooding issue. The Katrina committee has been reconvened and they are working with the City of Newport News to assist the victims of the recent flooding.

The Mayor asked that the City Attorney be prepared to call Butch Barr, Esq. if necessary during the evening session in connection with the pending Court order.



Closed Meeting
06-0597Closed Session as provided in Section 2.2-3711.A.1, .3, and .7
ACTION: Approved

MOVER: Councilmember Rhet Tignor.
SECONDER: Councilmember Paige V. Washington.
06-0596to consider appointments to the Hampton Tourism Advisory Committee.

06-0600to consider appointments to the Coliseum Citizens Advisory Committee.

06-0612to consider reappointment of three members to Hampton's Community Policy and Management Team, and the appointment of one new member.

06-0628to consider an appointment to the Hampton Senior Citizens Advisory Board.

06-0609to consider or discuss the disposition of publicly held property in the Armory District, where discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or negotiating strategy of the City.

06-0610to consult with legal counsel regarding specific legal matters pertaining to the Radisson Hotel and requiring the provision of such legal advice.

06-0614to discuss the disposition of publicly held real property in the Downtown Hampton area where the discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or the negotiating strategy of City Council.

06-0615to discuss the disposition of publicly held real property in the Coliseum Central area where the discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or the negotiating strategy of City Council.

06-0616to discuss the acquisition of publicly held real property in the Kecoughtan Road area where the discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or the negotiating strategy of City Council.

06-0630to discuss the acquisition of publicly held real property in the Buckroe Area where the discussion in an open meeting would adversely affect the bargaining position or the negotiating strategy of City council and to discuss actual litigation involving development in the Buckroe area.

Certification
4.06-0598Certification of Closed Session
ACTION: Adopted

MOVER: Councilmember Angela Lee Leary.
SECONDER: Councilmember Charles N. Sapp.