CLERK'S BOARD SUMMARY
CLERK'S BOARD SUMMARY
REPORT OF ACTIONS OF THE
April 4, 2006
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The recessed meeting was called to order at 6:08 p.m., with all Members being present, with the exception of Supervisor Gross and Supervisor McConnell, and with Chairman Connolly presiding.
Supervisor Gross arrived at 6:23 p.m.
Supervisor McConnell arrived at 7:05 p.m.
Others present were Anthony H. Griffin,
1. 6 P.M. – PRESENTATION BY THE
Chairman Connolly recognized the presence of the following members of the School Board and warmly welcomed them to the Board Auditorium.
· Ilryong Moon, Chairman
· Janie Strauss, Budget Chair, Dranesville District
· Stuart D. Gibson, Hunter Mill District
· Kathy Smith, Sully District
· Catherine A. Belter, Springfield District
· Phillip Niedzielski-Eichner, Providence District
Jack Dale, Superintendent,
Chairman Moon presented the School Board’s Fiscal Year 2007 budget.
Extensive discussion ensued, with input from Mr. Dale and Mr. Moon, regarding funding for schools.
Supervisor Kauffman asked unanimous consent that the Board direct staff to report with information regarding the costs to the County for “like pay for like positions” between the Schools and County. Without objection, it was so ordered.
2. 7 P.M. – CONTINUATION OF THE PUBLIC HEARING ON THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S PROPOSED FISCAL YEAR (FY) 2007 ADVERTISED BUDGET PLAN, THE ADVERTISED CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM (CIP) FOR FY’S 2007–2011_ (WITH FUTURE FY’S TO 2016) AND THE CURRENT APPROPRIATION IN THE FY 2006 REVISED BUDGET PLAN (7:08 p.m.)
A Certificate of Publication was filed from the editor of the Washington Times showing that notice of said public hearings were duly advertised in the newspaper as follows:
· The current appropriation in the FY 2004 Revised Budget Plan on March 24, 2006.
Following the testimony of Jim Edwards-Hewitt, Representative, Community Action Advisory Board (Speaker 9), Supervisor Gross asked unanimous consent that the Board direct staff to determine if the recommendation for translation services is through additional funding of positions or to fund outsourcing the positions. Without objection, it was so ordered.
Following the testimony of Anita Baker, Chairman, Employees Advisory Council (Speaker 13), Chairman Connolly relinquished the Chair to Vice-Chairman Bulova and asked unanimous consent that the Board direct the
Vice-Chairman Bulova returned the gavel to Chairman Connolly
Following the testimony of William Peerenboon, Magistrate (Speaker 21), Supervisor Hudgins asked unanimous consent that the Board direct staff to refer the issue of magistrates to the Legislative Committee. Without objection, it was so ordered.
Following the testimony of John Werderman, Representative, Police Chief’s Citizens Advisory Council (Speaker 25), Supervisor Hyland asked unanimous consent that the Board direct staff to include as a Consideration item the police citizen aides. Without objection, it was so ordered.
The public hearing was held with testimony from 50 speakers.
3. BOARD RECESS (10:49 p.m.)
Chairman Connolly announced that the Board would recess until on April 5, 2006, for the continuation of the following public hearings:
The proposed adoption of the
· The Capital Improvement Program for FY 2007 - 2011 (with future FYs to 2016).
· The Current Appropriation Level in the FY 2006 Revised Budget Plan.