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September 12, 2013

3:00 PM


A.       Meeting Called to Order and Roll Call.

B.       Approval of Agenda with Additions and Deletions.

C.       Awards and Presentations

1.      Proclamation recognizing Carefest St. Petersburg 2013.

2.      Presentation recognizing Bill Covert, Eckerd College Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Waterfront.

3.      Musical performance by Macy Kate and Proclamation proclaiming "Macy Kate Day."

4.      Proclamation to Ovacome Board Member, Katina Johnston, recognizing the month of September as Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.

5.      Proclamation to Dr. Gil Smith, Director of Recovery Ministry at First United Methodist Church, recognizing September 14, 2013 as Recovery Day.

6.      Presentation by Matt Florell of to demonstrate a citizen input device to cheaply allow thousands of citizens to offer their opinions on the Pier proposal.

7.      Proclamation and Key to the City presentation to Lee Benjamin.

8.      Proclamation recognizing International Day of Peace.

9.      Proclamation recognizing September 13-15 as American Volleyball Professionals (AVP) St Pete Open Weekend.

D.       Correspondence


NOTE: Only the person who has written the letter, or an authorized representative, will be permitted to speak in connection with an item of correspondence. The person speaking will be given three minutes ONLY to state the request. In some instances and at the discretion of City Council, more than three minutes speaking time will be granted.

E.       First Public Hearing -- Fiscal Year 2014 Budget 6:00 P.M.

1.      Fiscal Year 2014 Tentative Budget and Proposed Millage Rate

(a)    Resolution adopting a tentative millage rate for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2014.

(b)    Ordinance 87-H making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014; 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, 2014; and providing for related matters.

(c)    Resolution adopting the tentative budget for the Fiscal Year ending September 30, 2014.

F.       Adjournment