Racing Commission Meeting Set for September 17th

 

 

VIRGINIA RACING COMMISSION
AGENDA FOR THE 9/17/2014 MEETING OF THE COMMISSION

OFFICE OF SECRETARIAT OF AGRICULTURE & FORESTRY
PATRICK HENRY BUILDING
EAST READING ROOM
1111 EAST BROAD STREET
RICHMOND, VA 23219

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 10:00 AM

1. Call to Order – Mr. Reynolds, Commission Chairman

2. Remarks by Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Todd Haymore

3. Approval of 5-19-14 and 6-26-14 Meeting Minutes

4. Discussion of June 23, 2014 order concerning Colonial Downs and 2014 Race Days

5. Virginia Breeders Fund Advisory Committee

a. Standardbred Report

b. Thoroughbred Report

6. New Business
a. Approval of Friday Pari-mutuel wagering at International Gold Cup
b. Approval of the VHHA Benevolence Budget for 2014
c. Approval of the Racing Officials and Judges for the 2014 Harness Meet
d. Approval of the Racing Officials for the 2014 International Gold Cup
e. Approval of the 2014 Standardbred Wagering Format
f. Approval of the 2014 Simulcast Export of Colonial Downs’ Signal
g. 2015 Race Day request submission date

8. Public Comment Period*

9. Adjournment
*Five minute public comment, per person, with the exception of any open disciplinary or application file. Persons desiring
to participate in the meeting and requiring special accommodations or interpretative services should contact the
Commission at (804) 966-7400 at least ten days prior to the meeting so that suitable arrangements can be made for an
appropriate accommodation. The Department fully complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

 

ADDRESS

Office of the Governor
Patrick Henry Building
1111 East Broad Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219

Parking:
There is some metered parking on the street near our building, and there are two public lots in
close proximity. One is underneath St. Paul’s Church on 8th Street between Grace and Franklin
Streets, and the other is a surface lot at the corner of 5th and Broad Streets.
Building Information:
The entrance to the Patrick Henry Building is on the Capitol side of the building, not the Broad
Street side. Please have a photo ID with you upon entering the building as there is a security
checkpoint at the door. Once you sign in, the security guard will direct you to the third floor reception area.