City Council Meeting – 11-21-16 – Video

  • 00:00:15 – 1. Call meeting to order.
  • 00:00:29 – 2. Prayer and pledge of allegiance.
  • 00:01:11 – 3. Consider approval of the minutes of the November 7,2016 meeting.
  • 00:01:40 – 4. Visitors who are not on the regular agenda will be given the opportunity to address the Council on any subject.
  • 00:01:54 – 5. Discuss and take action to canvass the ballots cast for the November 8, 2016 City Officers election.
  • 00:02:55 – 6. Consider a resolution declaring the election results to be correct.
  • 00:05:15 – 7. The newly elected officers will be administered the oath of office by the City Secretary.
  • 00:07:28 – 8. Consider setting the time and place for the regular and special Council meetings.
  • 00:08:32 – 9. Consider setting the salary for the Mayor and Commissioner of the Council.
  • 00:09:05 – 10. Consider appointing a Mayor Pro-tem.
  • 00:09:27 – 11. Discuss and take action to appoint two members to the City Park Board.
  • 00:10:31 – 12. Discuss and take action to consider amendment to the animal control operating policy.
  • 00:32:30 – 13. Discuss and take action on the request of Louis Phillips to purchase six lots out of Block 23 of the Original addition for a trailer park located in the 200 block of Hutchings.
  • 00:33:23 – 14. Discuss and take action to allow property improvement at 510 S 7th Street-Lot 6, Block 63-Original Addition.
  • 00:40:44 – 15. Discuss and take action to consider the recommendation of the Planning & Zoning on two variance request from:
    • Gene Roberts-701 Country Club Avenue-Part of Block 61-West End Addition
    • Qualietto Quarles-1308 Broadway-Lot 6, Block 13-Wilke III Addition
  • 00:45:12 – 16. Consider approval of building permits.
  • 00:46:50 – 17. Hear the City Administrator’s bi-weekly report.
  • 00:59:02 – 18. Hear request for future agenda items from City Council.
  • 01:03:20 – 19. The Ballinger City Council shall meet in executive session as authorized by Texas Government Code, Section 551.071 Consultation with City Attorney (Update on
    alternative water project).

    • 01:03:30 – The Ballinger City Council shall meet in executive session as authorized by Texas
      Government Code, Section 551.074 Personnel Matters (Salary adjustment for Stanley
  • 01:03:36 – 20. Action from executive session.
  • 01:03:46 – 21. Adjourn.

“Giving Thanks and Love” Feast – Nov. 19th at the Ballinger Community Center


The annual Community “Giving Thanks and Love” feast will be held on Saturday (November 19) fom 11:30 AM until 2:00 PM at the Ballinger Community Center.

The cost of the feast is a donation. The donations received will be used to provide Christmas “love” gifts for the elderly, disabled, homeless, and needy children.

Door prizes will be given away. Winners must be present to receive a door prize.

Take out and delivery of meals is available.

To arrange delivery or for more information, call 365-8711, 365-5787, or 365-3565.

Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Information from KRUN AM

Retirement Party for Chief Mark McNulty – Nov. 7 from 4-6 p.m.


The City of Ballinger will host a retirement party for Chief Mark McNulty from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7 at the Ballinger Community Center.

He will be honored for his 19 years of service to the Ballinger Police Department.

The community is invited to attend.

McNulty will be also be honored for his service to the department and the community during the Noon City Council meeting on November 7, 2016.