MARCH 1, 2012

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Hanifa G.N. Shabazz: 4th District

3633 Ordinance 12-010 Amend Chapters 5, 36, 38, and 42 of the Wilmington City Code to Establish a Comprehensive Permitting Process for Demonstrations and Special Events Held in a Public Place, Together with Related Regulations Referred to Committee

Charles M. "Bud" Freel: At-Large

3634 Ordinance 12-011 Authorize Contract PS12012 – City Physician Services with
Dr. Oluseyi Senu-Oke, M.D.
Referred to Committee
3635 Ordinance 12-012 Authorize the Issuance of Two Series of Bonds Designated General Obligation Bond, Series of 2012A-SRF and General Obligation Bond, Series of 2012B-SRF Relating to Upgrades and Improvements to the City’s Porter and Brandywine Filter Water Treatment Plants and Various Water Mains Throughout the City and Authorizing Other Necessary Action Referred to Committee
3636 Ordinance 12-013 Authorize the Issuance of Two Series of Bonds Designated General Obligation Bond, Series of 2012C-SRF and General Obligation Bond, Series of 2012D-SRF Relating to the Construction of a Separate Stormwater Drainage System Along Kentmere Parkway and the Installation of Flow Meters on each of the Three Influent Force Mains Discharging to the Screen Building at the City’s Wastewater Treatment Plant and Authorizing Other Necessary Action Referred to Committee

Loretta Walsh: At-Large

3637 Resolution 12-018 Authorizing the Wilmington Police Department to Apply for a Grant from the Special Law Enforcement Assistance Fund (S.L.E.A.F.) for Advanced Training Initiatives; Laptop Pilot Program; DNA Testing and Taser Shotguns Held
3638 Resolution 12-019 Approving the Filing of a Grant Application to the State Aid to Local Law Enforcement (S.A.L.L.E.) Program by the Wilmington Police Department to Purchase Police Taser Equipment Adopted
3639 Resolution 12-020 Approving the Office of Emergency Management’s Acceptance of a Delaware Emergency Management Agency Sub-grant to be use in Floodproofing of the Emergency Operations Center at 22 S. Heald Street Adopted
3640 Resolution 12-021 Respectfully Requesting the Delaware Department of Education Deny the use of Public Funds for the Expansion of the Newark Charter School and Institute Corrective Action in Order to Provide both Racial and Economic Diversity to a School using Public Funds Adopted
3641 Resolution 12-022 Respectfully Requesting the Delaware General Assembly, State Legislatures Across the Country and the United States Congress Address Gender Equality Issues Adopted
3642 Ordinance 12-014 Amend Chapter 48 of the City Code Relating to R-3 Zoning uses Permitted Under Zoning Board of Adjustments Approval Referred to Committee


All Council Congratulate Allen “Duffy” Samuels – FBI Award
All Council Commend Northern Delaware Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America
Brown Retirement Victoria Ward
Brown Sympathy Fannie Pearle Saulsberry
Kelley Congratulate Bayard Middle School Girls and Boys Basketball Champs
Potter Commend Harlan Alumni Group
Potter Sympathy Otto Heitlinger
Prado Sympathy Cheryl Shedell Coates
Shabazz Sympathy Madeline B. Davenport
Wright Recognize Edward “Pop” Cephas

NOTE Councilwoman Walsh recognized Kiwanis Firefighters of the Fourth Quarter 2011 Lieutenant Eric Haley and Firefighter Cornelius Skinner, which was accepted into the record at the February 16, 2011 City Council meeting.