August 31, 2020 City Council Agenda
- Monday, Aug 31 2020
- 6:00 p.m.
- Haltom Road Park - 3113 Haltom Rd. | Haltom City, TX 76117
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HALTOM CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING
August 31, 2020
This Council Meeting will be conducted through videoconferencing network due to the COVID 19 health and safety regulations. Participation by Council and City Staff will occur remotely in compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act or pursuant to the Action issued by the Governor of Texas on March 16, 2020. This Meeting can be viewed on the city website on the following link: hctx.gov/cc-live and also Spectrum Cable Channel 190. No citizen will be allowed in the City Hall building because of the COVID 19 health and safety regulations. However, citizens may email their comments on agenda items to the City Secretary to have them read prior to the discussion of the item. The email address is: and the deadline is 3:00 p.m. Monday, August 31, 2020.
CALL TO ORDER (General Comments) EXECUTIVE SESSION
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, legal impact of COVID-19, regulation of alcoholic beverages, and pending litigation and settlement offers for the following cases:
Flynn v. Haltom City EDC
Joe Williamson 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, including city buildings.
Take any action deemed necessary as a result of the Executive Session.
FY2021 Budget – Consideration and/or action regarding approval of Ordinance No. O-2020-028- 03 adopting the FY2021 budget. 2nd Reading (S. Foust)
FY2021 Tax Rate – Consideration and/or action regarding approval of Ordinance No. O-2020- 029-03 adopting the FY2021Tax Rate. 2nd Reading (S. Foust)
Resolution No. R-2020-025-03 – Consideration and/or action to approve Resolution No. R-2020- 025-03 - negotiated settlement between the Atmos Cities Steering Committee and Atmos Energy Corp., Mid-Tex Division regarding their 2020 Rate Review Mechanism filing. (S. Foust)
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 28th DAY OF AUGUST, 2020, 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 , 2020.