June 25, 2018 City Council Agenda
HALTOM CITY COUNCIL MEETING
June 25, 2018 - CITY HALL - 5024 BROADWAY AVENUE
Council Chambers – Work Session – 6:00 P.M.
Regular Session – 7:00 P.M. WORK SESSION
CALL TO ORDER (General Comments)
Presentation by SAMCO Capital Markets, the City’s Financial Advisor, regarding the Bond Issuance Plan for 2018 and 2019 and other matters related thereto – M. McLiney.
Discussion on provision of tax abatements/incentives for new or reinvesting businesses.
Review and discuss items on the regular agenda of June 25, 2018.
Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code
As authorized by Section 551.071, the City Council reserves the right to adjourn into Executive Session at any time during the course of this meeting to seek legal advice from the City Attorney about any matters listed on the agenda, in addition to the following matters:
Consultation with the City Attorney pertaining to any matter in which the duty of the City Attorney under the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct may conflict with the Open Meetings Act; including discussion of any item posted on the Agenda; to seek legal advice on open meetings, open records, code of ethics and conflicts of interest, city charter limitations, dissolution/restructuring of the Haltom City Economic Development Corporation, and pending litigation and settlement offers for the following cases:
Flynn v. Haltom City EDC
James H. Watson v. City of Haltom City
Amer Ozzie v. City of Haltom City
Ray Beshirs v. City of Haltom City
Nicklaus Forrest v. City of Haltom City
Section 551.072 - Deliberations about Real Property
Deliberation regarding the purchase, exchange, lease or value of real property, and property owned or leased by the City and the EDC, including city buildings.
Section 551.074 - Personnel
Deliberation regarding the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline or dismissal of a public officer or employee and/or hear a complaint or charge against an officer or employee,
including individual city council and EDC board members.
REGULAR SESSION 7:00 P.M.
CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Council Member Linda Thompson
ANNOUNCEMENTS/EVENTS – City Secretary Art Camacho PRESENTATION – Haltom High School – Principal David Hamilton REPORTS*
Monthly Financial Report – Review of the Monthly Financial Report for April and May 2018. (J. Fung)
*Reports to the City Council may occur during the Work Session or Regular Session as time permits.
Minutes – Consideration and/or action regarding approval of the Minutes of the meeting of June 11, 2018. (A. Camacho)
Ordinance No. O-2018-021-15 – Junk Vehicle – Consideration and/or action to approve Ordinance No. O-2018-021-15, amending the regulations of junked vehicles to reflect changes
to Chapter 683, Subchapter E of the Texas Transportation Code, and updating definitions within the ordinance. – 1st Reading (C. Phillips)
Ordinance No. O-2018-022-01 - High Grass – Consideration and/or action to approve Ordinance No. O-2018-022-01, amending Ordinance O-98-044-01 to reflect the adopted fee schedule, update procedures in abating violations of the ordinance to conform with current standards, update ordinance definitions, and provide exemptions. – 1st Reading (C. Phillips)
380 Agreement – Consideration and/or action to approve the 380 Development Agreement between Haltom City and CC 820 Beach Grand, LLC. (R. Phelps)
T-Mobile Lease Amendment – Consideration and/or action for the Council to authorize the City Manager to execute a lease amendment with T-Mobile for 3310 Meadow Oaks Drive. (R. Phelps)
This time is set-aside for any person having business before the Council that is not scheduled on the agenda to speak to the Council. Please submit a completed Speaker’s Request Form to the City Secretary and follow the instructions listed on the form. If a group is present and interested in the same issue, please choose a spokesperson. Council cannot discuss or debate any issue brought forth at this time, nor can any formal action be taken, as it is not a posted agenda item in accordance with the open meetings law.
FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS
Discussion on items to be placed on future agendas.
Resignations of Board/Commissions/Committee Members – Consider approval of the resignations of Board/Commission/Committee Members.
Appointment/Reappointment to Boards/Commissions/Committees – Consider approval regarding appointments to Boards/Commissions/Committees.
EXCUSED ABSENCE OF COUNCIL MEMBERS
Attendance Requirements – Consideration regarding excused absences of Council Members according to Article III, Sec. 3.07 (a). Attendance Requirements of the Haltom City Charter.
See Posting on Page One (1) of Agenda. RECONVENE TO REGULAR SESSION
Take any action deemed necessary as a result of the Executive Session, including
consideration and/or action regarding a resolution terminating the Haltom City Economic Development Corporation.
I, ART CAMACHO, CITY SECRETARY OF THE CITY OF HALTOM CITY, TEXAS, DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE AGENDA WAS POSTED ON THE OFFICIAL BULLETIN BOARDS IN CITY HALL ON THIS THE 22nd DAY OF JUNE, 2018 AT 5:00 P.M., WHICH IS A PLACE READILY ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC AT ALL TIMES AND THAT SAID NOTICE WAS POSTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHAPTER 551, TEXAS GOVERNMENT CODE.
ART CAMACHO, CITY SECRETARY
I CERTIFY THAT THE ATTACHED NOTICE AND AGENDA OF ITEMS TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL WAS REMOVED BY ME FROM THE CITY HALL BULLETIN BOARD ON DAY OF , 2018.
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