City of Jacksonville



December 22, 2022 3:00 p.m.
City Hall
117 W. Duval St., 4th floor
Suite 425
Conference Room A
Please contact the Legislative Services Division at (904) 255-5122.

Pursuant to Section 286.011(8), Florida Statutes, and as requested by the Office of General Counsel and announced at a Special Meeting of the City Council, I am setting a litigation shade meeting of the Council to consider settlement negotiations and strategy sessions related to litigation expenditures as to the following case:
  • Jacksonville Branch of the NAACP, et. al, v. City of Jacksonville, et. al., Case No. 3:22-cv-493-MMH-LLL, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
The shade meeting will be conducted on Thursday, December 22, 2022, immediately following the Special Meeting of the City Council at 3:00 p.m., in the Council Offices, Suite 425, Conference Room A, Fourth Floor, City Hall, 117 West Duval Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32202. The shade meeting will conclude no later than 5:00 p.m.
Following the commencement of an open meeting, the governing body will move into a closed attorney-client session pursuant to Section 286.011(8), Florida Statutes, and only the following listed persons will be entitled to attend this session:

Council President Terrance Freeman       Council Vice President Ron Salem
Council Member Danny Becton              Council Member Al Ferraro
Council Member Aaron Bowman            Council Member Reggie Gaffney, Jr.
Council Member Michael Boylan            Council Member Nick Howland
Council Member Matt Carlucci                Council Member Sam Newby
Council Member Kevin Carrico                Council Member Ju’Coby Pittman
Council Member Tyrona Clark-Murray    Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson
Council Member LeAnna Cumber            Council Member Randy White
Council Member Randy DeFoor               Council Member Joyce Morgan
Council Member Rory Diamond

Jason Teal, General Counsel
Mary E. Staffopoulos, Deputy General Counsel, OGC
Mary Margaret Giannini, Assistant General Counsel, OGC
Helen Roberson, Assistant General Counsel, OGC
Court Reporter

Following the conclusion of the closed attorney-client sessions, the Council will return to the open public meeting at which time public business, if any, will be concluded and the meeting adjourned.