City Council District 2 | Hometown Heroes Presentation

June 03, 2021
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM (If attending virtually, please join the meeting by 12:50 PM)
Physical Location: Council Chambers
City Hall
117 W. Duval Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Meeting ID: 932 3394 0320
Passcode: 67495
Notice is hereby given that the CM Al Ferraro hereby schedules the IN-PERSON NOTICED MEMBER TO MEMBER MEETING for Thursday, June 3, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, in the Jacksonville City Council Chambers located 117, W. Duval Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202.   The purpose of the In-Person Meeting is to provide a forum to expand upon the life experiences of Assistant Chief Lakesha Burton, JSO Zone 2 Commander, as a African American woman in law enforcement and a community leader.
The meeting noticed herein for Thursday, June 3, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, can be accessed virtually through the Zoom.US- computer application or in-person at Council Chambers. Council Members, City staff, and the public may attend the meeting at the physical location- Council Chambers, but CDC guidelines will be adhered to due to COVID-19.  Concurrent with the expiration of Mayor Curry's Emergency Executive Proclamation 2020-005, any member of the public entering City-owned public buildings may choose to wear a mask inside the building. Council will encourage social distancing by maintaining the recommended 6-foot separation between individuals and will limit seating in Council Chambers, Council conference rooms, and offices to maintain social distancing. Council strongly encourages the use of masks for all employees and visitors, especially when social distancing at 6 feet (or more) is not possible. Council will make masks available for visitors and the public. The public will be encouraged to share general comments by email or telephone at For further information, contact Connie Holt, Executive Council Assistant, District 2, at 904-255-5156 or
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City Council continues to adhere to CDC guidelines due to COVID-19. Therefore, it is important to utilize one of the above remote ways to access the meeting if you cannot attend.  If you have any problems or questions about gaining access to the meeting, please call (904) 255-5193, leave your name, number, and a brief message.
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Pursuant to the American with Disabilities Act, accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request.  Please allow 1-2 business days' notification to process; last-minute requests will be accepted but may not be possible to fulfill.  Please contact Disabled Services Division at: V (904) 255-5466, TTY (904) 255-5476, or email your request to
Please contact direct all legislative inquires to Jessica Matthews, Chief of Legislative Services at (904) 255-5169 or  Please contact Dr. Cheryl L Brown, Director/Council Secretary at  (904) 255-5193 or refer to the information provided within the notice for specific inquiries, information and/or details.