Tuesday, August 26, 2008     9:00 a.m.

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Council Chambers 1st Floor,  City Hall

Dana M. Farris, Chief of Legislative Services


Legislative Asst: Jessica Morales

Michael Corrigan, Chair

Council Auditor:  Kirk Sherman and Kyle Billy

Daniel Davis, Vice Chair-Early Departure 11:40a.m.

Council Auditor:  Kim Taylor and Sonia Carroll

Art Graham-Late Arrival 9:31 a.m.

Attorney: Steve Rohan

Jack Webb

Attorney: Peggy Sidman

Clay Yarborough

Administration :Kent Olson

Warren Jones-Late Arrival  9:28 a.m.

Chief of Research: Jeff Clements

Stephen Joost



 Meeting Convened:        9:05 a.m.                                       Meeting Adjourned:  12:13 p.m.


If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Council with respect to any matter considered at such meeting, such person will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.


2008-555  ORD Approp Funds & Adopt Budget for City's 2008-2009 FY; Estab Capital Outlays; Provide for Jax Journey Foundation, Criteria & Approp; Waive var Secs of Chapt 118, Ord Code (Misc Approp); Provide for Family Connection of Northeast Fla Approp & Auth to Contract; Estab Employee Cap; Provide Position Reallocations & Temp Hrs; Provide Septic Tank Failure Schedule; Waive Sec 51.102 to Fund Jax Children's Comm; Waive Sec 106.219 that Requires Unit Cost & Svc Quality Measures; Estab Municipal Purpose to Sec 106.203(b); Provide for Jax Symphony Orchestra Lease Reduction. (Sidman) (Req of Mayor) Public Hearing Pursuant to Sec 200.065, F.S. - 9/9/08


Meeting Schedule   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Visitors: Council Member Bill Bishop attended meeting




State Attorney

Public Defender

Clerk of Courts


Housing & Neighborhoods

Housing Finance Authority


Building Code Inspection

General Counsel


Water and Sewer Expansion Authority (WSEA)


***NOTE:  The next budget hearing meeting will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2008. ***