City Council Meeting – 2-21-17

00:00:15 – 1. Call meeting to order.

00:00:24 – 2. Prayer and pledge of allegiance.

00:01:16 – 3. Consider approval of the minutes of the February 6, 2017 meeting.

00:01:35 – 4. Visitors who are not on the regular agenda will be given the opportunity to address the Council on any subject.

00:05:51 – 5. Discuss and consider closing part of Kempner Avenue between South 7th and South Broadway.

00:08:32 – 6. Consider approval of building permits.

00:20:28 – 7. Review and approve COPsync Police Vehicle Software and Computer Hardware to include in-car video software/hardware. Purchase to be made utilizing Government
Capital Corporation. Counsel approval on Resolution for Government Capital Finance Option for Law Enforcement Software and Equipment.

01:00:52 – 8. Hear the City Administrator’s bi-weekly report.

01:08:30 – 9. Hear request for future agenda items from City Council.

01:08:47 – 10.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.)

01:09:00 – 11.Action from executive session.

01:09:05 – 12.Adjourn.

City Council Meeting Video – 2-6-17

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF BALLINGER MET AT 12:00 P.M. ON FEBRUARY 6, 2017 IN REGULAR SESSION AT ITS REGULAR MEETING PLACE IN THE CITY HALL, 700 RAILROAD AVENUE IN THE CITY OF BALLINGER, TEXAS FOR THE FOLLOWING PURPOSES:

00:15 – 1. Call meeting to order.
00:31 – 2. Prayer and pledge of allegiance.
01:27 – 3. Consider approval of the minutes of the January 17, 2017 meeting.
02:08 – 4. Visitors who are not on the regular agenda will be given the opportunity to adress the Council on any subject.
03:11 – 5. Discuss and take action on the presentation from Franklin Legal Publish for codification of the ordinance book.
10:00 – 6. Discuss and take action on an agreement with Tx Dot for the closure of 10th Street between Park and Railroad Avenues.
31:05 – 7. Discuss and take action to review the solid waste disposal RFP.
38:51 – 8. Consider approval of building permits.
45:06 – 9. Hear the police activity monthly report from Chief Stanley Maresch.
49:21 – 10. Hear the City Administrator’s bi-weekly report.
58:33 – 11. Hear request for future agenda items from City Council.
59:47 – 12.Adjourn.

Carnegie Library’s Taste of Ballinger – Tuesday, February 21st

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Save the Date!

The Carnegie Library’s annual Taste of Ballinger will be held Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at the Community Center from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.  The ticket price is $8.00 and will be sold at the door. You can buy tickets early at Carnegie Library, Curiosities, and City Hall. Take out plates will be available. Area churches are offering some of their best recipes so come enjoy an evening of good food and fellowship.  Taste of Ballinger cookbooks will be available for purchase.  This fund raiser benefits our beautiful Carnegie Library.