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CITY OF STERLING CITY COUNCIL MEETING
REGULAR MEETING Monday, February 12, 2018 6:00 PM

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sterling City Council will hold a Regular Meeting on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sterling County Appraisal District Office, 616 4th Street, Sterling City, Texas, as prescribed by Government Code Chapter 551, Vernon's Texas Code and Annotated, to consider the following agenda items. Items do not have to be taken in the same order as shown in the meeting notice.

ALL PERSONS SPEAKING IN THIS MEETING WILL BE ALLOWED TO SPEAK FOR 5 MINUTES, UNLESS DEEMED NECESSARY BY THE COUNCIL TO SPEAK LONGER.

CALL TO ORDER: 6:00 p.m.

ROLL CALL: Mayor Horwood, Mayor Pro-Tem/Councilmember Guetersloh, Councilmembers Stevens, Dickison, Havlak, Rodriguez and Davis.

INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
A member of the City Council to deliver the Invocation and lead the Pledge of Allegiance.

APPROVAL OF PREVIOUS MINUTES
January 8, 2018 Regular Meeting
January 11, 2018 Special Meeting

APPROVAL OF ACCOUNTS PAYABLE AND FINANCIAL REPORTS

OLD BUSINESS:
Discuss and/or act upon all inter local agreements with Sterling County.

Discuss and/or act upon a lease agreement with the SCAD office.

Discuss and/or approve the Resolution and adopt the City of Sterling City Employee Handbook.

NEW BUSINESS:
Discuss and/or act upon a request by Ronnie Krejci to clear the west end of 12th Street (adjacent to lots 10-13, Block 15) and claim that property for his personal use including the addition of any structures.

Discuss and/or act upon all maintenance issues with the SCAD office.

Discuss and/or act upon the Cowboy Festival and financials with EDC director Fred Thompson.

Discuss and/or act upon hiring Enprotec Hibbs and Todd engineering firm to redraw City limit lines to exclude Lonnie Horwood's land in the McCollum and Foster Additions.

Discuss and/or approve sending all employees to educational classes to obtain their certifications.

Discuss and/or approve implementing a Facebook page for City business.

Order the May 5, 2018 General Election to elect Mayor and Council members 1, 2 & 3.

Approve Ordinance 021218 calling for a Special Election for the adoption of a local sales and use tax in the City of Sterling City at the rate of one half of one percent (0.005000).

EXECUTIVE SESSION:
City Council to recess to conduct a closed session relative to:

PERSONNEL MATTERS; CLOSED MEETING. In accordance with Texas Government Code, 551.074; (a) This chapter does not require a governmental body to conduct an open meeting: (1) to deliberate the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of a public officer or employee; or (2) to hear a complaint or charge against an officer or employee. (b) Subsection (a) does not apply if the officer or employee who is the subject of the deliberation or hearing requests a public hearing.

City Council to reconvene in open session and take any necessary action relative to items discussed in Executive Session.

CITIZEN COMMENTS:
In accordance with the Open Meetings Act, Council is prohibited from acting or discussing (other than factual responses to specific questions) any items not on the agenda.

MAYOR/CITY COUNCIL ISSUES AND/OR FUTURE AGENDAS

PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR'S REPORT

CITY SECRETARY REPORT

ADJOURNMENT

Mayor Lane Horwood Secretary Marla Arizola

I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that this Notice of Meeting was posted on the window, at the City Hall of Sterling City, Texas, a place convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, and said Notice was posted by the following date and time
February 9, 2018 by 2:00 p.m. and remained so posted at least 2 hours before said meeting was convened.

 

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Marla Arizola, City of Sterling City Secretary

 

THIS MEETING SHALL BE CONDUCTED PURSUANT TO THE TEXAS GOVERNMENT CODE 551.001 ET SEQ. AT ANY TIME DURING THE MEETING THE COUNCIL RESERVES THE RIGHT TO ADJOURN INTO EXECUTIVE SESSION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SECTIONS 551.071 CONSULTATION WITH ATTORNEY, 551.072 REAL PROPERTY, 551.073 PROSPECTIVE GIFT, 551.074 PERSONNEL MATTERS, 551.075 INVESTMENTS OR 551.076 SECURITY DEVICES/AUDITS.

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking spaces are available. Requests for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting. Please contact the City Secretary at (325) 378-2811 for further information.

 
 
 
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