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DIGITAL RECORDING <br /> CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES <br /> Wednesday, October 19, 2016 <br /> The weekly meeting of the City Council of the City of Bremerton was called to order Wednesday, <br /> October 19, 2016, at 5:00 PM in Council Conference Room 603 of the NoRnn D�cKs GovERNMENT <br /> CENTER, 345 6'h Street, Bremerton, Washington, with Council President Eric Younger presiding. <br /> Council Members present were Richard Huddy, Greg Wheeler, Jerry McDonald, Leslie Daugs, and <br /> Pat Sullivan. Council Member Dino Davis was absent. Also present were City Attorney Roger <br /> Lubovich; City Clerk Shannon Corin; Christine Grenier, Council Assistant; and Hans Nilsson, <br /> Information Services. <br /> A CouNC�� BR�EFirvG 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 Tim McNeal of the Word of Truth Fellowship. <br /> POLICE OATH OF OFFICE CEREMONY <br /> Police Captain Tom Wolfe brought forward Municipal Court Judqe James Doctor to administer <br /> the Oath of Office promoting Police Officer Harold "Phil" Whatlev to Corporal. <br /> MAYOR'S REPORT— Mayor Patty Lent... <br /> • Presented a Mayor's Merit Award to David Denis, Forestry Division for his suggestion that <br /> saved the City over$200,000, which allowed for the construction of a third bridge in the <br /> Watershed to improve fish passage; then brought forward Chal Martin, Public Works & Utilities <br /> Director, who commended Mr. Denis and presented him a $2,000 check; <br /> • Encouraged employees in the Norm Dicks Government Center, visitors, and local businesses <br /> to participate in the Countywide Earthquake Drill on Thursday, October 20 at 10:20 AM; <br /> • Proclaimed November 1, 2016 as "Extra Mile Day"; <br /> • Announced "Operation Christmas Child' on Sunday, November 6 from Noon to 3:00 PM at the <br /> Manette Community Church at 1137 Hayward Avenue; <br /> • Announced the "Annual Veterans Day Program to Honor all who Served' on Friday, November <br /> 11 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM in the Kitsap Sun Pavilion at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds; and <br /> • Announced that tickets are still available for a performance by"Maeji- The Sound of Korea" <br /> sponsored by the NW Culture Foundation on November 19 at 7:00 PM at the Admiral Theatre. <br /> POLICE DEPARTMENT BRIEFING <br /> Police Captain Tom Wolfe used a Power Point presentation to highlight trends, statistics, and <br /> police activity for the Month of September and early October; announced the Annual "Tip-a-Cop" <br /> Fundraiser on Saturday, October 22 from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM at the Red Robin restaurant in <br /> Silverdale; and shared photos of a recent Tour of the Police Department by City Council Members. <br /> Comments were added by Daugs and Huddy... <br /> PUBLIC RECOGNITION <br /> Eric Sandall shared concerns about changes in the zoning code that went in to effect in <br /> September which impacts a project planned on his property (located in the County but abuts the <br /> City). Responses were provided by President Younger and Roger Lubovich... <br /> Kevan Moore expressed concerns about a construction project across from the ferry terminal <br /> which involves the use of City right-of-way. <br />