00:15 – 1. Call meeting to order.
00:24 – 2. Prayer and pledge of allegiance.
01:23 – 3. Consider approval of the minutes of the August 6, 2018 meeting.
02:15 – 4. Visitors who are not on the regular agenda will be given the opportunity to address the Council on any subject.
02:29 – 5. The City Council may consider, discuss or take action on a request from Keith Simpson to purchase or rent the building located at 607 Strong Avenue.
*16:34 – 6. The City Council may consider, discuss or take action on bids received for pest control services for all City buildings.
09:36 – 7. The City Council may consider, discuss or take action on approval of building permits.
12:18 – 8. The City Council may consider, discuss or take action on the demolition of the following property: A. Lisa Villapanda-1105 N. 13th Street-Lots 3-4, Block 5-Wilke I Addition, B. Misti Rose-1308 N. 7th Street-Lot 7, Block 1-Terry II Addition
26:10 – 9. Hear the City Administrator’s bi-weekly report.
29:08 – 10. Hear request for future agenda items from City Council.
29:38 – 11. The Ballinger City Council may convene into a closed executive session pursuant to the provisions of the Open Meetings Law, Chapter 551, Government Code, in accordance with the authority contained in the following sections:
Section 551 .074 -Personnel Matters –
A. Deliberate on applications received for the City Manager’s position,
B. Job duties for Economic Development Coordinator –
Section 551.071 -Consultation with City Attorney:
B. Legal issues regarding proposed amended contract with Millersview Doole,
C. Agreement between Ballinger Chamber of Commerce and City regarding shared employee. –
Section 551.071 – Consultation with Attorney;
Section 551 .072 -Deliberation regarding real property;
C. Discuss bidding on Lots 6-7, Block 22-Original Addition in a tax sale September 4, 2018
30:22 – 12. Action from executive session. –
A. The City Council may approve the hiring of a City Manager. – Hire Tommy Turney
B. The City Council may approve an amendment to the water supply contract with Millersview-Doole WSC. – No Action
C. The City Council may approve the job description for the Economic Development Coordinator. – Approved
D. The City Council may approve the agreement between the Chamber of Commerce and the City for a shared employee. – Approved
E. The City Council may authorize the City staff to bid on Lots 6-7, Block 22, Original Addition in a tax sale September 4, 2018. – Authorized to bid.
30:53 – 13. The City Council will meet in budget workshop session to discuss the proposed 2019 fiscal year budget.
31:03 – 14. Adjourn.