City Council JEA Matters Special Investigatory Committee

September 28, 2020
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (Please join the meeting by 4:50 P.M.)
Online Meeting
No Physical Location
Meeting ID: 913 3412 9335
Password: 496831
 
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Samuel Newby, Acting Council President of the Jacksonville City Council, hereby approves the ZOOM VIRTUAL MEETING FOR THE SPECIAL INVESTIGATORY COMMITTEE ON JEA MATTERS, Chaired by the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson to be held in conjunction with to be held in conjunction with Special Investigatory Committee Members, Members of the Jacksonville City Council,  City Council Independent Counsel- JEA Matters, JEA Board and Staff Members, (or their designees) and other elected or appointed members of Boards and Commission are invited to attend.  The ZOOM NOTICE reflects that the Meeting will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020, at 5:00 PM –7:30 PM., with no physical location. The purpose of the Zoom Virtual Meeting will discuss subpoena and subpoena processes, Independent Counsel and Office of General Counsel documents /review of materials collected, hear from the public, and details and other items hereto pertaining on JEA Matters. 
 
All interested parties are invited to attend.
 
The Zoom Virtual Meeting reflects that the Meeting will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020, at 5:00 PM - 7:30PM, and will be hosted virtually through the Zoom.US- computer application app. In an effort to encourage social distancing and in accordance with Gov. DeSantis’ Executive Order Number 20-69 (as extended by Governor’s Executive Order 2020-193) “Local government bodies may utilize communications media technology, such as telephonic and video conferencing, as provided in section 120.54(5)(b)2., Florida Statutes.” The Council will operate under the provisions of Ordinance 2020-200-E as adopted by the Council on April 7, 2020 hereto attached.
 
The public will be encouraged to share general comments with individual council members by email or telephone. Public hearings and public participation are required by state statute for specific legislation. We will conduct these hearings as required by state law.  CCMeeting10132020@coj.net is the designated email for general comments to be including as a part of this meeting.
 
 
WAYS FOR THE PUBLIC TO ACCESS THE MEETING:
 
  1. Sign up for Zoom.  Type - Zoom.US – with Chrome Internet BrowserGo to:  JOIN A MEETING On Dash Board Information regarding the Zoom meeting ID and meeting password is listed below:
 
Meeting ID: 913 3412 9335      Meeting Passwords: 496831
(You can LISTEN to the meeting and VIEW the meeting this way.
 
ALL PARTICPANTS WHO WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN LEGALLY REQUIRED PUBLIC
 PARTICIPATION MUST LOG IN WITH (It would be helpful to identify bill to be addressed)
              Full Name – IE:  Cheryl L. Brown 2020-0200
 
2.  Watch it on your computer. Streaming site (or COJ streaming site):
 https://www.coj.net/city-council/city-council-meetings-online
 
3.  Joining a Zoom Meeting by phone:    

Dial:  1 301 715 8592 - Meeting ID:  913 3412 9335   Password: 496831
 Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/adf4AAswE8


WAYS FOR THE PUBLIC TO PARTICIPATE IN LEGALLY REQUIRED PUBLIC HEARINGS OR PUBLIC PARTICIPATION ZOOM MEETING
           
1.  Refer to:  City of Jacksonville Citizen Guide to Council Meetings (Attached)
2.  Legal Name must appear on Zoom to be recognized by the Chair;
3.  DO NOT state your residence- address as this is not required in this forum – only state
      County and Zip Code
4.  Timeframe set by Chairman – No more than 3 minutes per speaker.
5.   The Timer will be viewable.  Must be in “Gallery View” to see countdown; Sort those in
       the meeting by going to “Participant” and typing in Timer.
6.   Chairman will “ONLY” call on speakers using the ELECTRONIC “RAISE HAND” feature
       located within the Zoom App.   This feature is found- Click on “Participants” scroll to the bottom
       click on “Raise Hand”… wait to be recognized.  (Must have a Microphone, Video, and Speakers
       to participate with the function.)

INSTRUCTIONS: JOINING A MEETING BY DIAL-IN PHONE ONLY

  1. Dial numbers provided above.  If you dial a toll number, your carrier rates will apply.
2.  You will be prompted to enter the meeting ID – the  Meeting ID: 913 3412 9335     Meeting Password: 496831
3.  If the meeting has not already started and join before host is not enabled, you will be prompted to press # to
wait if you are participant.
4.  You will be prompted to enter your unique participant ID. This only applies if you have joined on the computer
or mobile device or are a panelist in a webinar. Press # to skip.
 
If you join by computer or mobile device later, you can enter the Participant ID to bind your phone and device session together and show your video when you speak on the phone. To enter your Participant ID once you are in the meeting, enter #Participant ID# on your phone.

PHONE CONTROLS FOR DIAL-IN PHONE ONLY PARTICIPANTS
The following commands can be entered via phone tones using your phone's dial pad while in a Zoom meeting:
  • *6 - Toggle mute/unmute (While this is a function that is available the mute and unmute function will be controlled by the Host not the participant. To speak, the participant must use the *9 function to be recognized.)
  • *9 - Raise hand  (Electronic Zoom feature that “Must” be used to be recognized by the Chairman to Speak)
  • Refer to:  City of Jacksonville Citizen Guide to Council Meetings (Attached)
  • Legal Name must appear on Zoom to be recognized by the Chair;
  •  DO NOT state your residence- address as this is not required in this forum – only state
County and Zip Code
  • Timeframe set by Chairman – No more than 3 minutes per speaker.
ADA and TDD ASSISTANCE
 
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 KaraT@coj.net.
 
All legislative inquires contact Jessica Matthews, Chief of Legislative Services at 904 255 5169 or JMatthews@coj.net. Please contact Dr. Cheryl L Brown, Director/Council Secretary at CLBrown@coj.net  904 255 5193 or refer to the information provided with the notice for specific contact information and/or details.
 
Please refer to the Jacksonville City Council Webpage at https://www.coj.net/city-council/events for future meeting notices, cancellations and other notifications.
 
For general meeting information please contact Dr. Cheryl L Brown, Director/Council Secretary, at CLBrown@coj.net or Jessica Matthews, Chief of Legislative Services, at JMatthews@coj.net.