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COUNC9L <br /> DIGITAL RECORDING �I��G,��+� <br /> f 119 <br /> CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES ` <br /> Wednesday, February 3, 2016 FEB � l ?��6 <br /> The weekly meeting of the City Council of the City of Bremerton was called to order Wednesday, <br /> February 3, 2016, at 5:00 PM in Council Conference Room 603 of the NORM DICKS GOVERNMENT <br /> CENTER, 345 6th Street, Bremerton, Washington, with Council President Eric Younger presiding. <br /> Council Members present were Richard Huddy, Dino Davis, Greg Wheeler, Jerry McDonald, Leslie <br /> Daugs, and Pat Sullivan. Also present were City Attorney Roger Lubovich; City Clerk Shannon Corin; <br /> Legislative Assistant Lori Smith; and Kevin Matthew, Information Services Manager. <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 /> The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Council Member Pat Sullivan followed by the invocation <br /> provided by Pastor Mark Adrian of Community of Christ at Memorial Lutheran Church. <br /> MAYOR'S REPORT—Mayor Patty Lent... <br /> • Was pleased to report that permits and fees for new development has recorded $4.9 million <br /> so far this year, which includes 20 brand new homes off of Anderson Road; <br /> • Proclaimed the Month of February 2016 as Black History Month in the City of Bremerton; <br /> • Brought forward Captain John Pavne of the City's Fire Department, to congratulate him for <br /> being the first in Kitsap County to complete a Master's Degree in Homeland Security Studies <br /> from the Naval Post Graduate School; <br /> • Encouraged participation in the American Heart Association's "National Wear Red Day"this <br /> Friday, February 5 to bring awareness on preventing heart disease; <br /> • Looked forward to First Friday Art Walk events this week, including a Reception for entries of <br /> the Annual Washington State Juried Art Competition & Show at Collective Visions Gallery; � <br /> • Announced that Dravton Jackson will present"Black History and its Importance fo <br /> America's Future" as part of the Kitsap Historical Society's Black History Month Program this <br /> Friday, February 5 at 6:30 PM; <br /> • Proclaimed Thursdav, Februarv 18 as School8 City Job Shadow Day; and <br /> • Hoped families would take advantage of"Try Hockey for Free Day' on Saturday, February <br /> 20 beginning at 9:30 AM at the Bremerton Ice Arena; <br /> COMPREHENSIVE PLAN UPDATE <br /> Allison Satter, City Planner, provided the "Introduction" and an overview of Element 2 on "Land Use". <br /> PUBLIC RECOGNITION <br /> Mike Walton, Community Relations Coordinator with the Kitsap Family YMCA, highlighted all of the <br /> events and activities taking place this month at the "Y"; including the next Resolution 5k Run on <br /> Saturday, February 27 with registration beginning at 9:00 AM, and snacks and water will be provided. <br /> Bernie Waldbiliq of Susanna's Antiques invited the public to attend the Grand Opening of their new <br /> location at 312 North Callow over the weekend of February 20 & 21 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. <br /> Susan Battin Volunteer Coordinator of Kitsap Rescue Mission thanked Mayor Lent and the City for <br /> the use of Sheridan Park for the recent Kitsap Connect event; and Terrv Schroder, Coordinator with <br /> Kitsap Continuum of Care Coalition provided a briefing on the "Point in Time" Count of the homeless. <br /> John R. "Red" Miller submitted written letters to express his thoughts and concerns, including his <br /> belief in the need by mankind for better stewardship of the planet earth. <br />