SAVANNAH CITY GOVERNMENT
COUNCIL WORK SESSION & CITY MANAGER'S BRIEFING
JANUARY 28, 2021 – 4:00 p.m.
Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the City Council Work Session and City Manager’s Briefing was held via Zoom video communications at 4:02 p.m. Following the roll call, Mayor Johnson introduced Mayor Pro-Tem Dr. Shabazz to offer the invocation.
PRESENT: Mayor Van R. Johnson, II, Presiding
Alderwoman Kesha Gibson-Carter, At-Large, Post 1, Chairman
Alderwoman Alicia Miller Blakely, At-Large, Post 2
Alderwoman Bernetta B. Lanier, District 1
Alderman Detric Leggett, District 2
Alderwoman Linda Wilder-Bryan, District 3
Alderman Nick Palumbo, District 4, Vice-Chairman
Alderwoman Dr. Estella Edwards Shabazz, District 5, Mayor Pro-Tem
Alderman Kurtis Purtee, District 6
Acting City Manager Michael B. Brown
City Attorney Bates Lovett
Clerk of Council Mark Massey
|Workshop Agenda Items|
|1. Discussion regarding Personnel and Real Estate (4-5pm)|
Mayor Pro-Tem Dr. Shabazz moved to close the work session and hold a closed Executive Session regarding personnel and real estate (Fairgrounds Property Development), Alderwoman Lanier seconded. The motion passed unanimously.
The Executive Session began at 4:05 p.m.
Dr. Patricia M. Harris and 5th District Coalition – Raised concerns (Fairgrounds Property Development)
Mayor Pro-Tem Dr. Shabazz moved to close the Executive Session, Alderwoman Wilder-Bryan seconded. The motion passed unanimously.
The Executive Session ended at 6:26 p.m.
There was no action taken during the Executive Session.
|2. Fairgrounds Property Development (5-6pm)|
|Exhibit 1: Memo - Fairgrounds.pdf|
|Exhibit 2: Plan - Fairgrounds.pdf|
Discussion held during the Executive Session.
Mayor Johnson adjourned the work session and advised the Regular Meeting will begin shortly at 6:30 p.m.
The audio recordings of the work sessions can be found by copying and inserting the below links in your url:
Mark Massey, Clerk of Council
Date Minutes Approved: February 11, 2021