May 1, 2017 City Council Meeting Agenda

April 17, 2017 City Council Meeting Video

00:15 – 1. Call meeting to order.
00:27 – 2. Prayer and pledge of allegiance.
01:20 – 3. Consider approval of the minutes of the March 20, 2017 meeting.
01:40 – 4. Visitors who are not on the regular agenda will be given the opportunity to address the Council on any subject.
04:33 – 5. Discuss and take action to pass a resolution to approve the annual Ethnic Festival parade on April 29, 2017.
07:23 – 6. Hear and take action to accept the 2016 fiscal year audit report from Gayla Fullerton.
14:16 – 7. Discuss and take action to approve the plans for a Memorial 5K run.
17:56 – 8. Discuss and take action to consider approval of a mutual aid agreement with West Central Council of Governments.
30:49 – *9. Discuss and take action to consider the acceptance of a bid to sale lot located at 607 N. 13th Street.
19:46 – *10. Hear the police activity monthly report from Chief Stanley Maresch.
38:30 – 11. Consider approval of building permits.
42:17 – 12. Hear the City Administrator’s bi-weekly report.
53:07 – 13. Hear request for future agenda items from City Council.
53:30 – 14. 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.)
53:50 – 15. Action from executive session.
54:11 – 16. Adjourn.

42nd Texas State Festival of Ethnic Cultures – Information and Entry Forms

Follow the Links below to print out entry forms and additional information.

Please call Tammie Virden @ the Ballinger Area Chamber of Commerce at 325-365-233 or email ballingerareachamber@aol.com for any questions.

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament

Fee is $45.00 per team. Make check/money order payable to: The Ballinger Area Chamber of Commerce.

Medals will be awarded for 1 ~ and 2″ places in each division. Players can play up in divisions, but cannot

play down. Deadline for entries is Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

Mail Entries to:

Ballinger Area Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 577

Ballinger, TX 76821

Arts and Crafts Show

Dear Arts and Crafts Vendor,

You are cordially invited to be a vendor atthe Annual Texas State Festival of Ethnic Cultures -Arts and Crafts Show, that will be held April 29,2017 on the

Runnels County Courthouse Lawn in Ballinger, Texas. Thefestival hours are Saturday, April 29th from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Deadline for accepting applications is

Friday, April 21, 2017.

Send form, payment, and signed waiver & release, the release of liability statements to :

Ballinger Area of Chamber of Commerce

P.O. Box 577

Ballinger, Texas 76821

Miss Ballinger – Junior Ballinger Entry Forms

Entry Forms for 2017-2018 Miss Ballinger/Junior Miss Ballinger due in the Ballinger Area Chamber of Commerce Office No Later than 5:00 p.m. April 14, 2017.

Parade Entry Form

1. There is no entry fee to be in the parade.

2. Judging Categories are: Floats; Antique or Classic Vehicles; Other Decorated Vehicles; Walkers-Bicycles-Others.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st and 2nd Place in each category.

3. Line up at the corner of 6th and Railroad Ave. by 9:00 a.m. on April 29th. Parade will begin at 10 a.m.