September 14, 2020 City Council Agenda
- Monday, Sep 14 2020
- 6:00 p.m.
- Information: 817-222-7749
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HALTOM CITY COUNCIL MEETING
September 14, 2020
The Meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the Work Session. At the conclusion of the Work Session the Council will proceed into the Regular Session.
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 comment on the Public Hearing by calling the City Secretary’s Office at 817-222-7749 at the time when the item is discussed and can also email their comments on the other 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, September 14, 2020.
CALL TO ORDER (General Comments)
Discussion on Buffalo Ridge Park Improvements – Christi Pruitt
Review and discuss items on the Regular Agenda of September 14, 2020
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 owned or leased by the City, including 4809 Haltom Road.
CALL TO ORDER
INVOCATION – Council Member Linda Thompson
ANNOUNCEMENTS/EVENTS – City Secretary Art Camacho
Minutes – Consideration and/or action regarding approval of the Minutes of August 24, 2020 and August 31, 2020. (A. Camacho)
Preliminary Plat P-009-20 – Conduct a public hearing and consideration and/or action on the application of Mohammad Habib, on behalf of Nizar Yousuf, for the Preliminary Plat out of the Hugh F. Largent Survey, Abstract No. 959, Tract 4E02 in the “C-3” Commercial District, creating Lot 1 Block 1 of the Ideal Investment Subdivision containing approximately 0.509 acres of land locally known as 4000 Denton Highway. (G. Batchelor)
Final Plat P-010-20 - Conduct a public hearing and consideration and/or action on the application of Mohammad Habib, on behalf of Nizar Yousuf, for the Final Plat out of the Hugh F. Largent Survey, Abstract No. 959, Tract 4E02 in the “C-3” Commercial District, creating Lot 1 Block 1 of the Ideal Investment Subdivision containing approximately 0.509 acres of land locally known as 4000 Denton Highway. (G. Batchelor)
Ordinance No. 2020-030-15 (Z-002-20) – Conduct a public hearing and consideration and/or action on the application of JPI Real Estate Acquisition, LLC for a zone change request from “PD- C2” Planned Development for natural gas exploration, production, and development to “PD-MF” Planned Development Multifamily Residential District described as an approximately 38.427 acre tract of land situated in the JM Robinson Survey, Abstract No. 1346 and JN King Survey, Abstract No. 897, Tarrant County, Texas; said tract being all of Lots 4 and 5, Block J, Fossil Ridge Addition, an addition to Haltom City, Texas according to the plat recorded in Cabinet A, Side 4822 of the Plat Records of Tarrant County, Texas; said tract being part of those tracts of land described in Special Warranty Deed with Vendor's Lien to Abres III, LTD recorded in instrument No. D205287208, locally known as 4600 Fossil Ridge Circle and 5400 Fossil Creek Boulevard – 1st Reading. (G. Batchelor)
Ordinance No. 2020-031-15 (Z-003-20) – Conduct a public hearing and consideration and/or action on the application of Masterplan, on behalf of 365 Storage (Platinum), for a zone change request from “C2” Commercial District to “PD-C2” Planned Development – Self Storage and Retail District described as an approximately 4.8099 acre tract of land in the W. Screech Survey, Abstract No. 1416, in the City of Haltom City, and being a portion of Lot 4A, Block 2, Springlake Park Addition, locally known as 4925 Denton Highway – 1st Reading. (G. Batchelor)
Ordinance No. 2020-041-15 (CU-012-20) – Conduct a public hearing and consideration and/or action on the application of Stephen Vaughn for a Conditional Use Permit request for a household laundry service facility in the “C-3” Commercial District on Lot A1, Block 9 of the North Hills Addition, being approximately 4.262 acres east of Denton Highway, locally known as 3534 Denton Highway and having a Tarrant Appraisal District Address of 3500 Denton Highway – 1st Reading. (G. Batchelor)
Railroad Agreement – Consideration and/or action to approve the “Public Highway At-Grade Crossing Agreement” with the Union Pacific Railroad Company for the widening of Glenview Drive immediately East of Old Denton Road and authorize the City Manager to execute the agreement and recommending the City Manager also be expressly authorized to execute any and all change orders within the amounts set by state and local law. (G. Van Nieuwenhuize)
CITY STAFF REPORTS
Staff Reports – Update on Fire Station #3
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.
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 11th DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 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.