City Council Sets Special Meeting on May 12

City Council Sets Special Meeting on May 12
​​​​Agenda includes COVID-19 update and FY 2021 budget
May 8, 2020

​On Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., the City Council will hold a meeting to receive a COVID-19 update and a City Manager search update, to consider the FY 2020-2021 budget, and to vote on ordinances to provide FY 2020 taxpayer assistance.Members of Council may participate via electronic communication means provided that a quorum of Council is physically present at the meeting location, and the Council member provides notice that he or she is unable to physically attend the meeting for a reason set forth in the City Council Policy for Remote Participation by Councilmembers in Council Meetings, adopted March 31, 2020 (attached).No public comment will be taken at this meeting, however because it is expected that three or more members of the City Council will be physically present, a few seats for the public will be available in the Council Chamber that are appropriately spaced apart. Citizens are encouraged to wear protective face coverings.This meeting will be live-streamed on VBTV (Cox channel 48 & Verizon channel 45), VBgov.com/media and Facebook.com/CityofVaBeach. The proposed budget is available at VBgov.com/budget. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, City staff presented a revised FY 2020-21 Budget and Resource Management Plan on Tuesday, April 14. It can be viewed on VBgov.com/media and youtube.com/VirginiaBeachTV.For the latest information, please visit emergency.vbgov.com/coronavirus and follow us on facebook.com/CityofVaBeach, twitter.com/CityofVaBeach and instagram.com/cityofvabeach.042 Policy for Remote Participation by Councilmembers in Council Meetings.pdf# # #