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���i���� <br /> DIGITAL RECORDING . p p� <br /> CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES ,uN t � �01c� <br /> Wednesday, June 3, 2015 <br /> The weekly meeting of the Bremerton City Council was called to order Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at <br /> 5:00 PM Itl COUf1Cll COflfefenCe ROOfTt 603 Of th@ NORM DICKS GOVERNMENT CENTER, 345 6�h Street, <br /> Bremerton, Washington, with Council President Greg Wheeler presiding. Council Members present <br /> were Eric Younger, Roy Runyon, Dino Davis, Jerry McDonald, and Leslie Daugs. Council Member <br /> Mike Sullivan was absent. Also present were City Attorney Roger Lubovich; City Clerk Shannon <br /> Corin; Legislative Assistant Lori Smith; and Kevin Matthew, Information Services Manager. <br /> A CouNci�BRiEFirvG 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 Leslie Dauas 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 /> • Brought forward several members of the Bremerton Central Lions Club who presented Parks <br /> Director Wvn Birkenthal and the City of Bremerton with a $500 check to be used for <br /> maintenance supplies by the volunteers who keep Lions Park clean and weed free; <br /> • Proclaimed Sunday, June 14, 2015 as "National Flag Day'; which was accepted by Mick <br /> Hersev, Director of Programs, with the "Captain John Paul Jones Chapter of the Sons of the <br /> American Revolution" which serves Kitsap County and the Olympic Peninsula; <br /> • Announced that a free "Junk Furniture Round-Up" will be open to residents within Kitsap County <br /> for one-day only on Sunday, June 7 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Olympic View Industrial Park; <br /> • Shared a photo of a recently installed plaque to recognize the dedication of a group of local pre- <br /> school students who care for the landscaped area at the corner of 11th Street & Pacific Avenue; <br /> • Proclaimed Saturday, June 22—28, 2015 as "Amateur Radio Week'; and invited the <br /> community to participate in the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Days to be held at <br /> the Silver Spurs Riding Club June 27 & 28; <br /> • Reported on the successful year for the Bremerton High School Golf Team, which included the <br /> first time two women from the team went to the finals; <br /> • Recognized the accomplishments of several members of the West Sound Technical Skills Center <br /> who volunteered many community hours on projects with members of VFW Post 239, including <br /> the renovation of the artillery at Hal's Corner in East Bremerton; <br /> • Highlighted the Valentinetti Puppet Museum located at 257 4'h Street where Curator Stanley Hess <br /> showcases the craftsmanship of generations of puppet artists; <br /> • Looked forward to a successful night for local businesses during the "Ladies Night Out" event on <br /> Thursday, June 4 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM that will include a shuttle service between downtown and <br /> Manette, and goodie bags for all participants; and <br /> • Asked the public to play along with "Where's Aaron Carl McFadden?' by locating his photo during <br /> the First Friday Art Walk activities on June 5. <br /> PUBLIC RECOGNITION <br /> Jim McDonald first thanked the Council for their service, especially since he's sat in the seat, he is <br /> personally familiar with the amount of work involved; and secondly, thanked everyone involved at the <br /> City for all of their efforts on the Lower Wheaton Way Project, which he knows will make a huge <br /> difference for the citizens. President Wheeler also recognized the contribution of Bremerton's <br /> Transportation Benefit District (TBD) President Dino Davis by supporting this project through several <br /> visits to Olympia and meeting with State Legislatures. <br />