CITY OF TEXAS CITY
REGULAR CALLED CITY COMMISSION MEETING

AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017- 5:00 P.M.

KENNETH T. NUNN COUNCIL ROOM -  CITY HALL
 1801 9th Ave. N.
Texas City, TX  77590


PLEASE NOTE: Public comments and matters from the floor are generally limited to 3 minutes in length. If you would like to request to speak, please do so in advance of the meeting by filling out a Request To Address Commission form. All in attendance are required to remove hats and/or sunglasses (dark glasses) during meetings and to also silence all cell phones and electronic devices.
 
             
(1) ROLL CALL
 
(2) INVOCATION
 
(3) PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
 
(4) PROCLAMATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
 
(a)   Proclamation for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
 
(5) PUBLIC HEARING
 
(a)   A public hearing to hear citizens' opinions in favor of or in opposition to the City of Texas City's proposed 2017/2018 Fiscal Year Budget.  (Finance)
 
(6) CONSENT AGENDA
 
(a)   Approve City Commission Minutes for August 16, 2017, meeting. (City Secretary)
 
(b)   Consider and take action on Resolution No. 17-055, nominating person(s) for the Board of Director elections for Galveston County Appraisal District. (Management Services)
 
(c)   Consider and take action on Resolution 17-055, approving and awarding the Building Material Annual Contract. (Public Works)
 
(d)   Consider and take action on Resolution 17-056, approving a grant for the BG 18 Rifle-Resistant Body Armor Grant Program.  (Police)
 
(e)   Consider and take action on Resolution No. 17-057, approving an application with TxDot for the Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program.  (Planning)
 
(f)   Consider and take action on Resolution No. 17-058, authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Grantworks Inc. to apply for disaster recovery funds.
 
(g)   Consider and take action on Resolution No. 17-059, authorizing the Mayor to enter into an agreement with Mainland Children's Partnership to assist citizens in applying for disaster recovery funds.
 
(7) REGULAR ITEMS
 
(a)   Consider and take action on Ordinance No 17-22, to amend the City of Texas City fiscal budget to create an additional police dispatcher position. (Finance)
 
(8) PUBLIC COMMENTS
 
(9) MAYOR'S COMMENTS
 
(10) COMMISSIONERS' COMMENTS
 
ADJOURNMENT
 
NOTICE OF ANY SUBJECT APPEARING ON THIS AGENDA REGARDLESS OF HOW THE MATTER IS STATED MAY BE ACTED UPON BY THE CITY COMMISSION.

NOTICE:  The City of Texas City will furnish free transportation to handicapped individuals via a 4-door sedan for anyone wishing to attend the City Commission meetings.  Call 948-3111, City Secretary's Office before noon on Monday preceding the meeting to make arrangements.

I, THE UNDERSIGNED AUTHORITY, DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THIS NOTICE OF MEETING WAS POSTED ON THE BULLETIN BOARDS AT CITY HALL, 1801 9TH AVENUE NORTH, TEXAS CITY, TEXAS, AT A PLACE CONVENIENT AND READILY ACCESSIBLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AND ON THE CITY'S WEBSITE ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2017, PRIOR TO  5:00 P.M. AND REMAINED SO POSTED CONTINUOUSLY FOR AT LEAST 72 HOURS PRECEDING THE SCHEDULED TIME OF SAID MEETING.


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JAMES HARTSHORN
CITY SECRETARY