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DIGITAL RECORDING <br /> CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES <br /> Wednesday, October 21, 2015 <br /> The weekly meeting of the Bremerton City Council was calied to order Wednesday, October 21, <br /> 2015, at 5:00 PM If1 COUf1Cll COflf@f@f1Ce ROOf11 603 Of th@ NORM DICKS GOVERNMENT CENTER, 345 <br /> 6`h Street, Bremerton, Washington, with Council President Greg Wheeler presiding. Council <br /> Members present were Eric Younger, Roy Runyon, Jerry McDonald, and Pat Sullivan. Council <br /> Members Dino Davis and Leslie Daugs were absent. Also present were City Attorney Roger <br /> Lubovich; City Clerk Shannon Corin; Council Assistant Christine Grenier; and Hans Nilsson, <br /> Information Services Lead PC Technician. <br /> A CouNci�BRiEFiN� was held to discuss General Council Business at 5:00 PM in the Council <br /> Conference Room. At 5:30 PM the meeting moved to the Meeting Chambers. <br /> President Wheeler announced that Council Member Pat Sullivan will lead the Pledge of <br /> Allegiance; and Reverend David Stewart of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church will provide the <br /> invocation. <br /> POLICE OATH OF OFFICE CEREMONY —Police Chief Steven Strachan <br /> Police Officer Kellv Meade was brought forward a Municiqal Court Judae J�mes Docter to <br /> administer the Oath of Office promoting Officer Meade to Sergeant. <br /> POLICE DEPARTMENT—Police Chief Steven Strachan <br /> A monthly update was provided on Police Department operations; and then Tom Danaher was <br /> brought forward to provide an update on the BCAPS Program. A shirt was presented to Mavor <br /> Lent who will be joining the community volunteer effort. <br /> MAYOR'S REPORT—Mayor Patty Lent <br /> • Proclaimed November 1, 2015 as "Extra Mile Day" and acknowledged volunteers from the <br /> Beautify Bremerton Clean-Up; <br /> • Announced the Bremerton Symphony Chamber Concert on Saturday, October 24 beginning at <br /> 7:30 PM at the Poulsbo First Lutheran Church; and a Fundraiser to be held on Sunday, October <br /> 25 at 3:00 pm at the Kitsap Conference Center; <br /> • Looked forward to the Kitsap Community Health Priorities (KCHP) Annual Summit on Monday, <br /> O�tober 26 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Kitsap Conference Center; <br /> • Announced the 19th Annual Safe Halfoween "Trick or Treat on the Street" on Saturday, October <br /> 31 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM along Pacific Avenue; <br /> • Proclaimed Ocfober 22, 2015 as "Lights On After School Day"which was accepted by <br /> Alvson Rotter, Bremerton School Board Member, on behalf of West Hills, View Ridge and <br /> Armin Jahr Elementary Schools; and <br /> • Shared that there are still spaces available for interested residents or Bremerton or Kitsap <br /> County in next year's delegation to Sister City Kure, Japan departing on April 26, 2016. <br /> PUBLIC RECOGNITION <br /> Gale Gillespie reported that he attended a recent Parks Commission Meeting where he tried to get <br /> feedback on how to locate funding for Lions Park equipment. <br /> Richard Huddv, Parks & Recreation Commission, met recently with Mr. Gillespie to discuss his <br /> concerns; and emphasized that the Commission will be reviewing the Master Plan for facilities at <br /> Lions Park to determine if any changes need to be made. <br />