1. Calling the Roll.
The meeting was called to order by Mayor Euille, and the Deputy City Clerk called the roll. All the members of Council were present.
New Business Item #1:
City Council reconvened out of Executive Session at 9:33 a.m.
City Council adopted the resolution pertaining to the Executive Session. (RES. NO. 2475)
Mayor Euille announced that the City Council has selected Rashad Young, the current City Manager in Greensboro, N.C., as the new City Manager for the City of Alexandria. Mayor Euille noted that the formal appointment of Mr. Young will take place on October 24 at a special meeting at 6:00 p.m.
2. Public Discussion Period.
(a) Vola Lawson, former City Manager, announced that this month is National Adopt a Dog from Your Shelter Month and she encouraged everyone to consider adopting a dog. Ms. Lawson also had a shelter dog with her at the meeting for the announcement. Ms. Lawson also announced that throughout the month, the adoption of a Fall color cat will be free.
(b) Jack Sullivan, 4300 Ivanhoe Street, updated Council on the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) decision concerning the lighting at Hammond Middle School. Mr. Sullivan stated that the Seminary Hills neighborhood is willing to seek redress in court. Mr. Sullivan requested that Council direct the Planning and Zoning staff to stop putting their desires ahead of the Zoning Ordinances and require more transparency.
REPORTS OF BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES
ACTION CONSENT CALENDAR (3-4)
3. SPECIAL USE PERMIT #2011-0052
2016 EISENHOWER AVENUE (Parcel Address: 2000 Eisenhower Avenue)
SUNO JAPANESE RESTAURANT