September 13, 2012
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
7. Presentation recognizing the City's Parks and Recreation Department website, which has been awarded a Media Excellence Award from the Florida Recreation and Park Association, a statewide non-profit organization.
D. Council Committee Reports
(a) Resolution of the City Council of the City of St. Petersburg in opposition to the implementation of priority dispatch as proposed by Pinellas County Emergency Medical Services Authority; and requesting that both the Pinellas County Emergency Medical Services Authority and its staff defer any presentations or any action, including approval of a Resolution, regarding the implementation of priority dispatch as a sign of good faith pending further discussion.
1. Resolution calling for a Special City Council meeting for Friday, September 28, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. to hear the presentation from Cityscape regarding a potential site for a new stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays.
F. First FY 2013 Budget Public Hearing - 6:00 P.M.
(a) Resolution adopting a tentative millage rate for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2013.
(b) Ordinance 49-H making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013; making appropriations for the payment of the operating expenses of the City of St. Petersburg, Florida, including its utilities, and for the payment of principal and interest of revenue bonds, and other obligations of the City of St. Petersburg, Florida; making appropriations for the Capital Improvement Program of the City of St. Petersburg, Florida; adopting this appropriation ordinance as the budget for the City for fiscal year ending September 30, 2013; and providing for related matters.
(c) Resolution adopting the tentative budget for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2013.