AGENDA
SNYDER CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
JANUARY 9, 2017
CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS
1925 24th STREET
SNYDER, TEXAS
5:30 P.M.


If the Council should determine that a closed or executive meeting or session as authorized by the Open Meetings Act, Chapter 551, Govt. Code, Vernon’s Texas Codes Annotated, should be held, the Council may convene into a closed or executive meeting or session concerning any and all subjects and for any and all purposes permitted by Section 551.071 through 551.088 including:

Section 551.071 consultation with attorney, 551.072 deliberation regarding real property, 551.073 deliberation regarding prospective gift, 551.074 personnel matters, 551.075 conference with employees, 551.076 deliberation regarding security devices, 551.084 exclusion of witness from hearing, 551.086 certain public power competitive matters, 551.087 economic development negotiations, and 551.088 certain licensing or certifications test items.

WELCOME VISITORS

 

All visitors are encouraged and welcome to speak at City Council Meetings during the visitors forum for up to five minutes.  At all other times, visitors must be recognized by the chair to speak.

 

Thank you,

Mayor Tony Wofford



I.
INVOCATION:
II.
RECOGNIZE EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH:
III.
RECOGNIZE VISITORS:
IV.
VISITORS/CITZENS FORUM:
V.
MINUTES:
1.
Consider and act on approval of the minutes of the Regular Council Meeting, December 5, 2016.(Pages 1-5)
Documents:
  1. MIN161205.pdf
VI.
BIDS:
1.
Consider and act on awarding the bid for three Police Vehicles for Department 16.(Pages 6-11)
VII.
OLD BUSINESS:
1.
Consider and act on adoption on second reading Ordinance No. 2047 establishing and implementing a program to charge mitigation rates for the deployment of emergency and non-emergency services as captioned below:(Pages 12-22)

AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING AND IMPLEMENTING A PROGRAM TO CHARGE MITIGATION RATES FOR THE DEPLOYMENT OF EMERGENCY AND NON-EMERGENCY SERVICES BY THE SNYDER FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR SERVICES PROVIDED/RENDERED.

Documents:
  1. ORD2047.pdf
2.
Consider and act on adoption on second reading Ordinance No. 2048 amending Chapter 4 business regulations by adding a new article 4.08 regulation of game rooms and amusement redemption machines as captioned below:(Pages 23-32)

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SNYDER, TEXAS, AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF SNYDER BY AMENDING CHAPTER 4 BUSINESS REGULATIONS BY ADDING A NEW ARTICLE 4.08 REGULATION OF GAME ROOMS AND AMUSEMENT REDEMPTION MACHINES; REGULATING GAME ROOMS AND AMUSEMENT REDEMPTION MACHINES; REQUIRING CITY LICENSING OF GAME ROOMS; REQUIRING CITY TAGS OF AMUSEMENT REDEMPTION MACHINES; SETTING FORTH A PENALTY; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY AND CONTAINING OTHER PROVISIONS RELATED TO THE SUBJECT MATTER.

Documents:
  1. ORD2048.pdf
VIII.
NEW BUSINESS:
1.
Consider and act on approval the adoption of the Master Comprehensive Plan for the City of Snyder.
2.
Consider and act on approval of Resolution R170109 approving the dedication of the Drone Zone as captioned below:(Page 33)

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF SNYDER CITY COUNCIL TO DEDICATE THE DRONE ZONE A 36 ACRE PARK WITHIN THE SNYDER INDUSTRIAL PARK AS A PARK WITH CONTINUED USE AS A DRONE FLYING AND TRAINING FACILITY.

3.
Consider and act on approval of appointment of a new Board Member to the Zoning Board of Adjustment to replace John Shirley.
IX.
EXECUTIVE SESSION: Time_____
1.
Council may act in Open Session on the following item:
2.
Consultation with attorney. (Section 551.071 Texas Government Code.) Further consultation with attorney regarding EEOC Claim #846-2016-13898 and corresponding threatened litigation based on discrimination claim made by former employee.
X.
RECONVENE IN OPEN SESSION: Time_____
1.
Consider and act on consultation with attorney.
XI.
EXECUTIVE SESSION: Time_____
1.
Council may act in Open Session on the following item:
2.
Consultation with attorney. (Section 551.071 Texas Government Code.)
XII.
RECONVENE IN OPEN SESSION: Time_____
1.
Consider and act on consultation with attorney.
XIII.
EXECUTIVE SESSION: Time_____
1.
Council may act in Open Session on the following item:
2.
Deliberation regarding real property. (Section 551.072 Texas Government Code.)
XIV.
RECONVENE IN OPEN SESSION: Time_____
1.
Consider and act on deliberation regarding real property.
XV.
INFORMATION:
1.
Monthly personnel report.(Page 34)
2.
Election schedule. Horario de eleccion.(Pages 35-36)
3.
Election Day is May 6, 2017. Dia de Eleccion es el 6 de Mayo de 2017.
4.
Next Regular Council Meeting February 6, 5:30 p.m.
XVI.
ADJOURNMENT:
1.
Consider motion to adjourn.