Part 1/4 - 2013 April 17 - Public Comment Period - Education & Human Services - Richmond, VA from Silver.
Meeting time: 5:14 PM - 6:51 PM
Public Comments from:
[0:42] Ulysses Brown
[3:52] Silver Persinger
[9:13] Kelly King Horne, Executive Director, Homeward
Part 2/4 - 2013 April 17 - Public Schools Update from Jeffrey Bourne - Education & Human Services - Richmond, VA from Silver.
Richmond School Board Chairman, Jeffrey Bourne gave a presentation to City Council's Education & Human Services Committee and answered questions from Council members.
Part 3/4 - 2013 April 17 - Approval of Minutes/ Board Vacancies - Education & Human Services - Richmond, VA from Silver.
[0:18] Minutes from the previous month's committee meeting were approved [3-0]. Mr. Hilbert thanked the clerk's office for the effort to summarize the discussion in the minutes.
[1:55] Richmond Behavioral Health Authority [RBHA] - 3 vacancies, 3 Applicants -- 2 were recommended via letter by RBHA, Denise P. Dickerson and Byron Marshall.
[5:28] Advisory Board of Recreation and Parks - 1 vacancy, District 2 / 1 Applicant, Leighton Powell
[7:00] Social Service Advisory Board - 3 vacancies, No Applicants
[7:06] Career & Technical Education Commission - 4 vacancies, No applicants (2 are Mayoral)
[8:41] Carillon Advisory Committee - 6 vacancies, No Applicants
Capital Area Partnership Uplifting People [CAPUP] - 5 vacancies, 5 applicants
This was the most interesting discussion because three of the reappointments had already served an additional 3 years since their terms expired. The term of appointment is 3 years, and there is a term limit of two terms. [8:48 - 26:33]
[26:33] Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens - 2 vacancies, No applicants
[28:20] Senior Connections [Capital Area Agency on Aging, Inc.] - 1 vacancy, No Applicants
Part 4/4 - 2013 April 17 - Staff Report / Truancy Discussion - Education & Human Services - Richmond, VA from Silver.
"Brief Summary" of Staff Report by Joyce Davis that turned into a long-winded discussion about truancy.