Meeting's agenda: eservices.ci.richmond.va.us/applications/clerkstracking/getPDFCouncil.asp?NO=391&TYPE=A

Meeting run time: 6:02PM - 6:58PM

0:23 Called to order and ordered to pray
1:19 Pledge of Allegiance
1:45 Chamber Emergency Evacuation
2:26 Citizen Speaker Guidelines
3:15 All members in attendance

3:20 APPOINTMENTS & REAPPOINTMENTS

3:33 Appoint Denise P. Dickerson to Richmond Behavioral Health Authority
3:51 Appoint Dr. Cheryl Ivey Green to Richmond Behavioral Health Authority
4:08 Appoint Leighton Powell to Advisory Board of Recreation and Parks, not present continued to next meeting
4:27 Appoint Jessie E. Bell to Personnel Board
4:43 Reappoint Delores McQuinn to Board of Directors of Capital Area Partnership Uplifting People, Inc.
4:58 Appoint Jonathan C. Zur to Board of Directors Capital Area Partnership Uplifting People, Inc., not present continued to next meeting
5:11 Reappoint Susan D. Hansen to Community Criminal Justice Board
5:25 Appoint Albertina R. Carter to Community Criminal Justice Board
5:40 Reappoint Jack O. Lanier to Community Criminal Justice Board
5:54 Appoint Melvin Lawson to Advisory Board for the Assessment of Towing Fees and the Storage of Vehicles
6:15 Reappoint John L. Bock to Building Code Board of Appeals, General Division
6:29 Reappoint Richard Barton Campbell to Community Criminal Justice Board
6:43 Appoint Dr. Richard L. Bennett, Jr. to Richmond Ambulance Authority

8:23 AWARDS & PRESENTATIONS

8:31 Comcast of Richmond with comments from Parker Agelasto [10:18] and Steve Hill, Vice President of Operations from Comcast [12:05]

12:34 Recognition of John B. Cary Elementary School Cheerleadering Squad.

18:43 Amendments to the Agenda
Unusually, Council President Charles Samuels offered the audience an opportunity for public comment on the Agenda amendments. There was one take who momentarily spoke during the Comment Period.

21:46 CITIZEN COMMENT PERIOD
W.B Braxton-Bantu, was not present when called,

21:57 Eric Lang Tinsley spoke against the holy mayor's security detail and performed a ritualistic curse.

26:13 Stacy Rogers from the Richmond Coalition of Police, Richmond Police's labor union, thanked Council for restoring the pay "STEP" program increases in the recent City Budget.

28:04 Keith Andes, President from the Richmond Firefighters Association, Richmond Firefighters' Labor Union, also thanked Council for restoring the STEP program pay increases.

31:55 CONSENT AGENDA

32:02 Ord. No. 2013-95-107 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) - To amend Ord. No. 2005-271-239, adopted Nov. 14, 2005, which authorized the special use of the property known as 1714 Summit Avenue for the purpose of the conversion of the existing building for use as a maximum of 31 dwelling units and incidental uses, to authorize the reconfiguration and addition of parking areas on the property, upon certain terms and conditions.

32:21 Ord. No. 2013-106-108 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) - To amend and reordain Ord. No. 2001-23-32, adopted Feb. 12, 2001, which authorized the special use of the property known as 310 South Boulevard for the purpose of a non-medical office use, to additionally authorize the enclosure of an existing 292 square foot porch, upon certain terms and conditions.

33:16 Elmer Seay, Jr. spoke in opposition to the early retirement paper that was not on the agenda, the item had been continued. He is upset that retired City Employees have not receive a Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) in several years' approved bugets.

37:00 NO EXPEDITED PAPERS

37:10 APPROVAL OF MINUTES

37:50 COUNCIL MEMBER REPORTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

38:05 Jon Baliles - No report
38:11 Kathy Graziano - "ditto" No report
38:15 Michele Mosby
38:24 Ellen Robertson - No report
38:27 Parker Agelasto
39:34 Chris Hilbert
42:20 Reva Trammell
45:14 Cynthia Newbille
45:36 Charles Samuels

46:49 INTRODUCTION OF NEW PAPERS

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