City Council Shade Meeting | Litigation

March 10, 2020
3:30 p.m.
City Hall
117 W. Duval St., Suite 425
Conference Room A
If you have any questions, please contact the Legislative Services Division at (904) 255-5122. Thank you.
“Closed Litigation Shade Meeting”
Pursuant to Section 286.011(8), Florida Statutes, and as requested by the Office of General Counsel and announced at a City Council Meeting, 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:

The School Board of Duval County, Florida,  and Duval Teachers United vs. City of Jacksonville, Case No. 2019-CA-006561  4th Judicial Circuit, Duval County, Florida

The meeting will be conducted on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. in the Council Offices, Suite 425, Conference Room A, Fourth Floor, City Hall, 117 West Duval Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32202. The meeting is expected to last 30 minutes.

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 Scott Wilson    Council Vice President Tommy Hazouri
Council Member Danny Becton    Council Member Aaron Bowman
Council Member Michael Boylan    Council Member Matt Carlucci
Council Member LeAnna Cumber    Council Member Randy DeFoor
Council Member Garrett Dennis    Council Member Rory Diamond
Council Member Al Ferraro      Council Member Terrance Freeman
Council Member Reggie Gaffney    Council Member Joyce Morgan
Council Member Sam Newby    Council Member Ju’Coby Pittman
Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson       Council Member Ron Salem
Council Member Randy White
Brian Hughes, Chief Administrative Officer
Jason R. Gabriel, General Counsel
Margaret M. Sidman, Managing Deputy, OGC
Jon Phillips, Deputy 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.

It is urgent that all Council Members attend. Please mark your calendars accordingly. 

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