CHERYL L. BROWN                                                                                                                    117 WEST DUVAL STREET, SUITE 425

            DIRECTOR                                                                                                                                                                                                 4TH FLOOR, CITY HALL

   OFFICE (904) 630-1452                                                                                                                                                                                  JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA  32202

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May 25, 2010

3:00 p.m.


Location:  City Council Chamber, City Hall – St. James Building; 117 West Duval Street,


In attendance:  Council President Clark, Council Members Yarborough, Holt, Shad, Redman, Bishop, Crescimbeni, Webb, Jones, and Brown


Also: Cindy Laquidara,  Peggy Sidman, Steve Rohan, Dylan Reingold and John Germany– Office of General Counsel; Janice Billy – Council Auditor’s Office; Juliette Williams - Legislative Services Division; Lisa Rinaman - Mayor’s Office;  Lin White – Dept. of Public Works; Wight Greger – Housing and Neighborhoods Department;  Paul Crawford – JEDC; Cheryl Brown – Council Secretary/Director; John J. Jackson – City Council Research; Steve Cassada – Council Staff Services;  Allison Miller, Debbie Delgado, Scott Wilson Celeste Hicks and Dianne Smith – ECAs; Kevin Meerschaert – WJCT; Tia Mitchell – Florida Times-Union; Shannon Hewett.


Meeting Convened:  3:05 p.m.


Council President Clark called the meeting to order and asked the committee chairs to report their committee actions.


Council Member Shad reviewed the Rules Committee’s actions from its meeting, noting that 2010-362(Urging NE Fla Congressional Delegation & U.S. Congress to Adopt the Honor & Remember Flag as an Emblem of Service & Sacrifice by Men & Women of U.S. Armed Forces) is being moved for emergency action.


Janice Billy reviewed the Finance, PHS & TEU Committees’ actions from their meetings.


Council Member Holt reviewed the LUZ Committee’s actions from its meeting.


The meeting was adjourned at 3:11 p.m.


John J. Jackson, Council Research Division


Posted: 11:00 a.m.