LEGAL NOTICE

A special meeting of the City Council of the City of Oak Ridge, Tennessee convened at 6:00 p.m. on December 13, 2016, in the Courtroom of the Municipal Building with Mayor Warren L. Gooch presiding. 

ROLL CALL:  Upon roll call the following councilmembers were present: Councilmember Kelly Callison; Mayor Pro Tem Rick Chinn, Jr; Councilmember James Dodson, Mayor Warren L Gooch; Councilmember Charles J. Hope, Jr.; Councilmember Ellen D. Smith; and Councilmember Hans Vogel. 

Also present were Mark S. Watson, City Manager; Janice E. McGinnis, Finance Director; Mary Beth Hickman, City Clerk; and Kenneth R. Krushenski, City Attorney.

THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS WERE TAKEN:

ADOPTED A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE CITY MANAGER’S NEGOTIATIONS WITH THE U. S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE) AND TN OAK RIDGE ILLINOIS, LLC, PURSUANT TO RESOLUTION NO. 6-32-2016 TO SECURE APPROXIMATELY 17.12 ACRES OF DOE OWNED PROPERTY UPON WHICH THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND ENERGY IS LOCATED AND ADJACENT UNDEVELOPED LAND, AND AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATE LEGAL INSTRUMENTS TO ACCOMPLISH THE SAME.

 

RECEIVED FOR THE RECORD A SPECIAL REPORT BY MIKE BROWN OF THE SECRET CITY FESTIVAL OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE, TO DISCUSS THE DIRECTIONS AND PROGRESS OF THE ORGANIZATION.

 

ADOPTED A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN EXPENDITURE OF UP TO $50,000.00 TO THE SECRET CITY FESTIVAL OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE, A 501(C)(3) NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION, FOR CERTAIN EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH THE 2017 FESTIVAL/CELEBRATION.

 ADJOURNMENT:  7:47 p.m.

 

Mary Beth Hickman, City Clerk

CITY OF OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE