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REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARANSAS PASS
600 W. CLEVELAND, ARANSAS PASS, TEXAS
APRIL 3, 2017  -  7:00 P.M.


1.

CALL TO ORDER.

2.

INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE.

3.

PRESENTATIONS AND PROCLAMATIONS.

3.I.

Recognition of Volunteers at Care Regional Medical Center - Randall Freeze, Business Development Executive

Proclamation designating April 9-15, 2017 as "National Volunteer Week"
4.

BOARD AND COMMISSION APPOINTMENTS.

5.

CONSENT AGENDA.

All of the following items on the Consent Agenda are considered to be routine by the City Council and will be enacted with one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Council member so requests. If discussion is desired, that item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and will be considered separately.
5.I.

Ordinance No. 2017-4183

Ordinance amending the City of Aransas Pass Zoning Ordinances, Part III, Section 11-R16, Subsection -209; Section 11-R10, Subsection - 209; Section 11-R7A, Subsection - 209; and Section 11-D, Subsection - 209; amending the Minimum Floor Space Requirements for Zoning Districts R16, R10, R7A, and D, providing a repealer clause; and, providing for an effective date.
5.II.

Ordinance No. 2017-4184

Ordinance amending the City of Aransas Pass Code of Ordinances by amending Chapter 24, Platting and Subdivisions, Article I - In General, by amending the Minimum Distance Required to connect to public water lines; providing a repealer clause and providing for an effective date.
5.III.

Ordinance No. 2017-4185

Ordinance of the City of Aransas Pass, Texas, abandoning an unimproved portion of the Right-of-Way of Ebert Avenue; and for good and valuable consideration providing for reversion of said abandoned area to the abuttiing property owners.
5.IV.

Approval of Regular Meeting Minutes of March 6, 2017.

Documents:
  1. 03-06-17.pdf
6.

PUBLIC HEARINGS.

6.I.

Public Hearing on Ordinance correcting the metes and bounds recorded in Ordinance No. 2105-4102.

6.II.

Consider and Act on ordinance correcting the metes and bounds recorded in Ordinance No. 2105-4102.

7.

CITY MANAGER.

7.I.

Consider and Act on canceling the April 17, 2017 Regular Council Meeting.

7.II.

Consider and Act on Reimbursement Request from Roland Pena for work performed at Softball Complex.

7.III.

Consider and Act on awarding RFP for Mulching and Grinding Services.

7.IV.

Consider and Act on Issuance of an RFP for Highland Storm System.

7.V.

Update(s):

  • Tree Ordinance
  • Highland Paving
8.

COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT.

Community Enrichment includes the following: Parks, Civic Center, Aquatic Facility, Library, and Senior Center.
8.I.

Consider and Act on authorizing the Director of Community Enrichment to issue a Request for Proposals for Mobile Food Vendors at the Aquatic Center Park.

9.

DEVELOPMENT SERVICES.

Development Services includes the following: Building Services, Planning, Public Works, and Maintenance.
9.I.

Consider and Act on issuance of Request for Proposals for Purchase of a Slope Mower.

10.

FINANCE.

Finance includes the following: Utility Billing, Finance, Human Resources, and Meter Reading.
11.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.

12.

PUBLIC SAFETY.

Public Safety inlcudes the following: Police, Fire, EMS, Harbor, and Emergency Management
12.I.

Consider and act on approving Police Chief Eric Blanchard to enter into an agreement for training with Code 9 Project to provide law enforcement training during FY 2016-2017.

13.

CITIZEN COMMENTS.

Citizen comments is intended for matters that are not scheduled on the agenda.  Please limit presentations to three minutes.  A recording is made of the meeting; therefore, please speak into the microphone located at the podium and state your name and address.
14.

EXECUTIVE SESSION.

14.I.

The City Council may recess into Executive Session to discuss the following item pursuant to Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code:


1. Section 551.072, Deliberation regarding Real Property:  Falman Acres Lift Station Property.
2. Section 551.074, Personnel Matters:  Restructuring of the Harbor Master Position.

Reconvene in Open Session to Consider and Act on Findings of Executive Session(s):

1. Section 551.072, Deliberation regarding Real Property:  Falman Acres Lift Station Property.
2. Section 551.074, Personnel Matters:  Restructuring of the Harbor Master Position.
15.

ADJOURNMENT.

16.

POSTING STATEMENT.

I certify that the above notice of meeting was posted at the Aransas Pass City Hall located at 600 W. Cleveland, Aransas Pass, TX 78336 on ___________________, 2017 at _________a.m./p.m.


Mary Juarez
City Secretary


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