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Texarkana Texas City Council Takes Up Fire Fighters Swap Time

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The Texarkana Texas City Council meets tonight and will hold a public hearing on  revisions to the Fire Fighters swap time policy

Here is a complete look at the agenda for the meeting that gets underway at 6PM at Texas side City Hall.

I. CALL TO ORDER, ROLL CALL, ESTABLISHMENT OF QUORUM

II. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE BY COUNCIL MEMBER BETTY WILLIAMS

III. MAYOR’S REMARKS AND ITEMS OF COMMUNITY INTEREST

Upcoming City Council Meetings: Monday, June 26, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Monday, July 10, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Monday, July 24, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

Parks & Recreation Events: June 12th Texarkana Soccer Association Summer Camps Wallace Park June 19th Summer Camp begins Southwest Center June 23rd – 25th National Softball Showcase Karrh & Wallace Parks

For a complete list of Parks and Recreation activities and information call (903) 798-3978.

Presentations

Men’s Health Month Proclamation – June 2017

Appointments to Boards & Commissions

IV. OPEN FORUM: COMMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC (LIMIT 5 MINUTES EACH) Items scheduled for “Public Hearing” or have been heard at a previous “Public Hearing” are not to be addressed at the “Open Forum”.

V. ITEMS FOR CONSIDERATION

Consent Items

1. Consider approval of the minutes of the Regular Meeting of the City Council held on May 22, 2017 at 6:00 PM. Action Items

2. Resolution No. 2017-050 authorizing the City Manager to enter into an agreement for legal services with Lynn, Ross & Gannaway, LLC. Public Hearing: May 8, 2017 Second Briefing: May 22, 2017 Council Vote: June 12, 2017

VI. FIRST BRIEFINGS

1. Resolution No. 2017-065 authorizing the City Manager to enter into a three-year contract with BKD, LLP to perform the annual audit for the fiscal years ending September 30, 2017, 2018, and 2019, with the option to renew. Public Hearing: June 26, 2017 Second Briefing: July 10, 2017 Council Vote: July 24, 2017

2. Ordinance No. 2017-067 amending the city’s traffic register to establish a forty mile per hour (40 mph) speed limit on University Avenue between the beginning of the boulevard section near 6800 University Avenue and Bringle Lake Village Drive, and University Avenue between Shilling Road and Summerhill Road, and amending the city’s traffic register to establish a thirty-five mile per hour (35 mph) speed limit on Shilling Road between Bringle Ridge Road and east end of University Avenue. Public Hearing: June 26, 2017 Second Briefing: July 10, 2017 Council Vote: July 24, 2017

3. Resolution No. 2017-066 approving a debt management policy Public Hearing: June 26, 2017 Second Briefing: July 10, 2017 Council Vote: July 24, 2017

4. Resolution No. 2017-068 authorizing City Manager to enter into loan agreements with Grimm Lofts, LLC. Public Hearing: June 26, 2017 Second Briefing: July 10, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

5. Ordinance No. 2017-069 amending the Land Development Code, Chapter 105 “Buildings and Construction”, Section 105-4 “Insurance and Bonding Requirements”. Public Hearing: June 26, 2017 Second Briefing: July 10, 2017 Council Vote: July 24, 2017

VII. PUBLIC HEARINGS

1. Resolution No. 2017-053 authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract for the North Texarkana Sewer Project in an amount not to exceed $582,625.00. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

2. Ordinance No. 2017-054 rezoning a 31 acre tract of land (Tract 61) in the R.E. Sevey HRS, A-523, located at 2808 Buchanan Road. Single Family-2 to Single Family-3. Walter Davis, applicant. Regina Davis, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

3. Ordinance No. 2017-055 granting a Specific Use Permit to allow a double wide HUD code manufactured home on a 31 acre tract of land (Tract 61) in the R.E. Sevey HRS, A- 523, located at 2808 Buchanan Road. Walter Davis, owner. Regina Davis, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

4. Ordinance No. 2017-056 amending PD-15-5(GR) for site plan approval on Lot 6, Block 3, J.T. Spears Addition, located at 3603 Texas Boulevard. Texas Boulevard Properties, LLC, applicant. Bryan Callaway, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

5. Ordinance No. 2017-057 granting a Specific Use Permit to allow a CEVMS on one side of an existing billboard on Lot 2, Lavender Lots Addition, located at 4002 St. Michael Drive. Texas Roadhouse Holdings LLC, owner. Ryan Zaloudik, Fairway Outdoor Advertising, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

6. Ordinance No. 2017-058 rezoning a 16.26 acre tract being a part of Lot Z of the Jacob Carsner HRS, A-116, located at 1600 South State Line Avenue. Single Family to PDAgriculture. Danny Flanagan, applicant. Mike Thacker, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

7. Ordinance No. 2017-059 granting a Specific Use permit to allow outdoor commercial amusement (private park) on a 16.26 acre tract being a part of Lot Z of the Jacob Carsner HRS, A-116, located at 1600 South State Line Avenue. Danny Flanagan, applicant. Mike Thacker, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

8. Ordinance No. 2017-062 amending PD-17-2(A) for site plan approval on a 16.26 acre tract being a part of Lot Z of the Jacob Carsner HRS, A-116, located at 1600 South State Line Avenue. Danny Flanagan, applicant. Mike Thacker, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

9. Ordinance No. 2017-060 rezoning the west 3.420 acres of Lot 1, Orr CJD Addition, located at 1102 Walton Drive. General Retail to Commercial. William Gregg Orr, applicant. Kayla Wood, MTG Engineers and Surveyors, agent. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

10. Resolution No. 2017-061 authorizing the City Manager to enter into a contract for the Wagner Creek North Sewer Trunk Main Replacement in an amount not to exceed $827,280.00. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

11. Resolution No. 2017-063 revising the swap time policy in the fire department. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

12. Resolution No. 2017-064 adopting the FY18 Master Fee List. Public Hearing: June 12, 2017 Second Briefing: June 26, 2017 Council Vote: July 10, 2017

VIII. SECOND BRIEFING WITH UPDATES

IX. SECOND BRIEFING WITHOUT UPDATES

X. ITEMS FOR DISCUSSION

Staff Updates

XI. ADMINISTRATIVE COMMENTS

1. Council

2. Staff

XII. ADJOURNMENT

 

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