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AGENDA

Newport News City Council

January 26, 2010

   City Council Chambers


Presentation

A. Proclamation: Boy Scouts Government Day - February 1, 2010

A. Call to Order

B. Invocation - Rev. Donald Garrett
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula

C. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America - Girl Scouts
GSCCC SU 630 - Greater Newport News

D. Public Hearings

1. Ordinance Granting a Telecommunication Utility Easement - 15198 Warwick Boulevard (Stoney Run Recreation Center)

2. Ordinance Amending Chapter 40, Taxation, Article I, General Provisions and Exemption, Division 3, Property Exempted by Designation: To Add Section 40-8.08, Property of Denbigh Properties, LLC

3. Ordinance Authorizing the Acting City Manager to Execute An Agreement to Relocate Property Rights, Deed of Release, and the Deed of Easement that will Adjust the Location of the City’s Existing Access Easement for Waterworks Controlled Property

E. Consent Agenda

1. Minutes of the Work Session of January 12, 2010

2. Minutes of the Regular Meeting of January 12, 2010

F. Other City Council Actions

1. Ordinance Amending City Code, Chapter 31, Pensions and Retirement

2. Resolution Approving the Transition of Those Employed by the City, On and After March 1, 2010, to the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), for Retirement and Certain Other Benefits

3. Resolution Approving the Cost of the Employee’s Contribution to the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), to be Paid by the City

4. Resolution Approving Employees to Purchase Prior Credited Years of Service with Virginia Retirement System (VRS)

5. Ordinance Amending and Repealing the City Code to Change City Council’s Regular Meeting Time to 7:00 p.m.

G. Appropriations

1. Fire Department (NNFD): Virginia Department of Emergency Management - To Continue Funding of Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - $16,650

2. Fire Department (NNFD): Virginia Department of Fire Programs - To Purchase Two Mac Book Pro Laptop Computers - $2,526

3. Department of Juvenile Services (DJS): Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), FY 10 Annual Grant Award - Juvenile Accountability Block Grant (JABG) Program - $53,706

4. Department of Juvenile Services (DJS): Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), FY 10 Annual Grant Award - Young Offenders Regional Reentry Program (YORP) - $80,000

H. Citizen Comments on Matters Germane to the Business of City Council

I. New Business and Councilmember Comments

J. Adjourn




*THE BUSINESS PORTION OF THE MEETING WILL BE CONCLUDED/
NO LATER THAN 10:00 P.M. TO ALLOW PERSONS TO ADDRESS
CITY COUNCIL UNDER CITIZEN COMMENTS ON MATTERS
GERMANE TO THE BUSINESS OF CITY COUNCIL.