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Meeting Name: JUDICIARY & LEGISLATION COMMITTEE Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/2/2022 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Room 301-B, City Hall
This is also a virtual meeting. Those wishing to view the proceedings are able to do so via the City Channel-Channel 25 on Spectrum Cable or on the Internet at https://city.milwaukee.gov/cityclerk/CityChannel.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video: eComment: Not available  
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     Meeting convened at 1:41 PM    Roll call Video Video
211778 01.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Lena Taylor.

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA Based on the complexity of this claim and the position of City Attorney and City department, Ald. Bauman moved denial of this claim.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Video Video
210965 02.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Lena Taylor.

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA Based on the complexity of this claim and the position of City Attorney and City department, Ald. Bauman moved denial of this claim.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Video Video
210638 03.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Reliable Transport LLC

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA Mr. Lorne Burton appeared after this item was called. Based on second time being scheduled and no one appearing, Ald. Murphy moved denial.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Video Video
210643 04.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Dyuavena Sumler

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Video Video
210683 05.ResolutionResolution relating to the appeal of Juanita Page for property damage.

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA Ms. Juanita Page was connected at the beginning of the meeting, however, got disconnected when called.
HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass5:0 Action details Video Video
211715 06.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Sharon A. Green.

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA Sewer - Jason Sanders Ms. Sharon Green Based on city attorney's recommendations and city department's testimony, Ald. Spiker moved denial.
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Video Video
211257 07.ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Priscilla Vaughn

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - ACA
RECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass5:0 Action details Not available
210638 03ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Reliable Transport LLC

Minutes note: Appearing: John McNally - CA Jeff Kluslow - Forestry Mr. Lorne Burton - driver for Reliable Transport LLC Based on City Attorney's recommendation and City Department's testimony, Ald. Bauman moved denial.
RECONSIDEREDPass5:0 Action details Not available
210638 0 ResolutionResolution relating to the claim of Reliable Transport LLCRECOMMENDED FOR DISALLOWANCE & INDEF. POSTPONEMENTPass4:1 Action details Not available
211487 18.ResolutionSubstitute resolution authorizing the return of real estate located at 1110 W. Madison Street, in the 12th Aldermanic District to its former owner Ronald Neudorff, Judith Neudorff (Application Made By Christina Neudorff Heir).

Minutes note: Appearing: President - Perez DCD - Deborah McCollum-Gathing DNS - Taz Rome Treasurer - CA - Odalu Ohiku Based on the President request to hold this item to the call of the Chair.
HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass5:0 Action details Video Video
211801 19.ResolutionSubstitute resolution amending the election ward lines in the City of Milwaukee.

Minutes note: Appearing: Jeff Osterman - LRB Luke Knapp - LRB
RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass5:0 Action details Video Video
211802 110.OrdinanceA substitute ordinance relating to aldermanic district boundaries commencing in 2022.

Minutes note: Appearing: Jeff Osterman - LRB Luke Knapp - LRB
RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGEPass5:0 Action details Video Video
211796 111.ResolutionSubstitute resolution directing the Department of Administration- Intergovernmental Relations Division to investigate the feasibility of the State of Wisconsin granting the City of Milwaukee authority to tax casino jackpot winnings.RECOMMENDED FOR PLACING ON FILEPass5:0 Action details Video Video
212035 012.ResolutionSubstitute resolution authorizing the Office of the City Attorney to retain outside legal counsel to provide legal services to the City of Milwaukee for the Equal Rights Division complaint and any related state or federal court litigation subsequently filed by former Assistant City Attorney Naomi Gehling.

Minutes note: Amend to include Further Resolved, That an amount not to exceed $20,000 is appropriated from the City Attorney’s Office Counsel Expert Witness Special Purpose Account Number 0001-1490-S157-06300 for retaining outside counsel; and, be it
AMENDEDPass5:0 Action details Video Video
212035 1 ResolutionSubstitute resolution authorizing the Office of the City Attorney to retain outside legal counsel to provide legal services to the City of Milwaukee for the Equal Rights Division complaint and any related state or federal court litigation subsequently filed by former Assistant City Attorney Naomi Gehling.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass5:0 Action details Not available
212038 013.ResolutionSubstitute resolution approving contract for legal services between the City of Milwaukee and Nathan & Kamionski LLP to advise and provide counsel to the City of Milwaukee in relation to the lawsuit entitled “Hadaway v. City of Milwaukee, et. al,” Case No. 2:19-CV-01106, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.

Minutes note: Ald. Spiker moved to AMEND the file to include the following clause: Further Resolved, That an amount not to exceed $30,000 is appropriated from the City Attorney’s Office Counsel Expert Witness Special Purpose Account Number 0001-1490-S157-06300 for retaining outside counsel; and, be it
AMENDEDPass5:0 Action details Not available
212038 1 ResolutionSubstitute resolution approving contract for legal services between the City of Milwaukee and Nathan & Kamionski LLP to advise and provide counsel to the City of Milwaukee in relation to the lawsuit entitled “Hadaway v. City of Milwaukee, et. al,” Case No. 2:19-CV-01106, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass5:0 Action details Not available
211973 014.ResolutionResolution authorizing payment to Dragana Jankovic, C.I. File No. 1048-2021-1397RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTIONPass5:0 Action details Not available
     The Judiciary and Legislation Committee may convene into closed session on Monday, May, 2nd 2022 in Room 301-B, City Hall, 200 E. Wells St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, pursuant to s. 19.85(1)(g), Wis. Stats., for the purpose of conferring with the City Attorney who will render oral or written advice with respect to litigation in which the city is or is likely to become involved and then may go into open session for the regular agenda.    Not available
     This meeting will be webcast live at www.milwaukee.gov/channel25.    Not available
     In the event that Common Council members who are not members of this committee attend this meeting, this meeting may also simultaneously constitute a meeting of the Common Council or any of the following committees: Community and Economic Development, Finance and Personnel, Judiciary and Legislation, Licenses, Public Safety and Health, Public Works, Zoning, Neighborhoods & Development, and/or Steering and Rules. Whether a simultaneous meeting is occurring depends on whether the presence of one or more of the Common Council member results in a quorum of the Common Council or any of the above committees, and, if there is a quorum of another committee, whether any agenda items listed above involve matters within that committee’s realm of authority. In the event that a simultaneous meeting is occurring, no action other than information gathering will be taken at the simultaneous meeting. Times for specific agenda items are estimations. If items cannot be heard at their specified times, they will be heard as soon as practicable thereafter.     Not available
     Upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of persons with disabilities through sign language interpreters or auxiliary aids. For assistance contact the Legislative Services ADA Coordinator at 286-2998, (FAX)286-3456, (TDD)286-2025 or by writing to Room 205, City Hall, 200 E. Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202.    Not available
     City Hall and the Zeidler Municipal Building are accessible by "The Hop" City Hall Stations, the MCTS Green Line, Gold Line, 14, 15, 19, 30, 33, and 57 bus routes. Visit https://www.ridemcts.com/ for more information. Bike racks are available on Water Street, Market Street, and Broadway, and a Bublr Bike Share station is located on the northeast corner of Kilbourn Avenue and Water Street. Limited parking for persons attending meetings is available at reduced rates (5 hour limit) at the Milwaukee Center on the southwest corner of Kilbourn Avenue and Water Street. Parking tickets must be validated in the first floor Information Booth in City Hall.     Not available
     Persons engaged in lobbying as defined in s. 305-43-4 of the Milwaukee Code are required to register with the City Clerk's License Division. Lobbyists appearing before a Common Council committee are required to identify themselves as such. More information is available at http://city.milwaukee.gov/Lobbying.    Not available