July 19, 2012

3:00 PM



A.       Meeting Called to Order and Roll Call.

Invocation and Pledge to the Flag of the United States of America.

B.       Approval of Agenda with Additions and Deletions.

C.       Awards and Presentations

1.      Preservation Presentation by Hank Hine, Executive Director, Dali Museum.


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2.      On Top of Your Game Awards to St. Petersburg Catholic High School Baseball Team.


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3.      Presentation recognizing Camden Lakes Apartments and Carlton Arms Apartments for completing the Police Department's Apartment Community Crime Reduction Program.


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4.      "Bring Me to Bayfront" Campaign Presentation.


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5.      Proclamation recognizing the August 4, 2012 Back to School Care Fair to Samantha Haigler Nevins, the JLSP President.


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6.      Grand Central District Florida Main Street Program of the Month Designation.


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D.       New Ordinances - (First Reading of Title and setting of Public Hearing)


Setting August 2, 2012 as the public hearing date for the following proposed Ordinance:

1.      Ordinance designating an Event Zone for the 2012 Republican National Convention, providing for a parade route and public viewing area for the opening event and prohibiting the carrying of certain items and the performance of certain activities during the Convention.

E.       New Business

1.      Requesting a report from Administration as to the status of the signature verification by the Supervisor of Elections. (Councilmember Nurse)

2.      Requesting City Council request Legal draft an Emergency Ordinance to place the Voteonthepier.com political action committee's question concerning the Pier on the November 6, 2012 ballot. (Vice-Chair Newton)

F.       Legal

1.      Fiscal Year 2013 Budget:

(a)   Resolution adopting proposed millage rates necessary to fund a tentative budget, other than the portion of said budget to be funded from sources other than ad valorem taxes for Fiscal Year 2013.

(b)  Resolution fixing a date for public hearings upon the tentative budget and proposed millage rate for Fiscal Year 2013.

(c)   Resolution re-adopting Fiscal Policies for the Fiscal Year 2013

2.      Authorizing expansion of Scope of Services for Attorney Fred Lyon.

3.      Informational memorandum on possible Pier referendum questions in response to New Business items.

G.       Adjournment