AGENDA

REGULAR
CITY COUNCIL MEETING

MAY 20, 2019
6:00 P.M.

FATE CITY HALL
1900 CD BOREN PARKWAY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF FATE WILL HOLD A REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING AT 6:00 P.M. ON MONDAY, MAY 20, 2019 AT FATE CITY HALL, 1900 CD BOREN PARKWAY, FATE, TEXAS, FOR THE FOLLOWING PURPOSES:

1.

CALL TO ORDER AND CONFIRM A QUORUM

2.

INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE AMERICAN AND TEXAS FLAGS

3.

PRESENTATIONS

A.

Immigrant Heritage Month Proclamation

B.

City Council Orientation

C.

City Council Ethics Training

4.

CITIZEN COMMENTS

This item provides the opportunity for citizens to address the City Council on any matter whether or not it’s posted on the agenda. However, in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act, Section 551.041, the Council cannot discuss, deliberate, or take action on matters not listed on the agenda. At this time the Council will receive citizen comments, and if necessary, may refer the matter to City staff for research, resolution or referral to Council on a future agenda. As described in the City’s Public Meeting Procedures, comments will be limited to three (3) minutes and the City Secretary is directed to use a timer for such purposes.

5.

CONSENT AGENDA

A.

Approval of minutes of the Council Meetings held April 22, 2019, May 6, 2019 and May 13, 2019.

B.

Approval of Resolution No. R-2019-028- Finding That Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC ’s Application For Approval To Amend Its Distribution Cost Recovery Factor Pursuant To 16 Tex. Admin. Code § 25.243 To Increase Distribution Rates Within The City Should Be Denied; Finding That The City’s Reasonable Rate Case Expenses Shall Be Reimbursed By The Company; Finding That The Meeting At Which This Resolution Is Passed Is Open To The Public As Required By Law; Requiring Notice Of This Resolution To The Company And Legal Counsel.

C.

Approval of Financial Report for April 2019.

D.

Approval of Resolution No. R-2019-029 - Authorizing The Submittal Of A Grant Application To Texas Department Of Transportation’s Safe Ride To School Program, Authorizing The City Manager To Execute The Grant Application For Submission, And Providing An Effective Date.

6.

ACTION ITEMS

A.

Discuss, consider, and take necessary action to move forward with the Municipal Solid Waste Collection procurement process.

B.

Discuss, consider, and take any necessary action regarding Resolution No. R-2019-030- Appointing John Hamilton To The Fate Development Corporation Board Of Directors, To Serve As A Council Class Member For The Remainder Of An Unexpired Term Ending July 2020; And Providing An Effective Date.

C.

Discuss, consider, and take any necessary action regarding future Council agenda items list creation.

7.

MAYOR, COUNCIL, AND CITY MANAGER REPORTS

Regarding items of Community Interest – Pursuant to Texas Government Code Section 551.0415 the Mayor, Council and City Manager may report on the following items:  (1) expression of thanks, congratulations or condolences; (2) information about holiday schedules; (3) recognition of individuals; (4) reminders about upcoming City Council events; (5) information about community events; (6) announcements involving imminent threat to public health and safety.

A.

Mayor's Report

B.

Council Reports

C.

City Manager's Report

8.

EXECUTIVE SESSION: In accordance with Texas Government Code, Section 551.001, et seq., the City Council will recess into Executive Session (closed meeting) to discuss the following:

A.

In accordance with Texas Government Code, Section 551.074: to deliberate the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of a public officer or employee:

1.

City Attorney

9.

RECONVENE INTO REGULAR SESSION: In accordance with Texas Government Code, Chapter 551, the City Council will reconvene into Regular Session to consider action, if any, on matters discussed in Executive Session

10.

ADJOURNMENT

In addition to any executive session already listed above, the City Council of the City of Fate reserves the right to adjourn into executive session at any time during the course of this meeting to discuss any of the matters listed above, as authorized by Texas Government Code for the following purposes: 

§551.071 Consultations with Attorney
§551.072 Deliberations regarding Real Property
§551.074 Personnel Matters 
§551.076 Deliberations regarding Security Devices
§551.087 Deliberations regarding Economic Development Negotiations

This building is wheelchair accessible. Any request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting. Please contact the City Secretary’s Office at (972) 771-4601 Ext. 103 for further information.

I certify that the above NOTICE OF MEETING was filed and posted on the Bulletin Board at City Hall, 1900 CD Boren Parkway, City of Fate, Texas on the 16th day of May, 2019, at 5:15 P.M. and remained so posted until removed as indicated below, pursuant to the Texas Open Meetings Act. This notice was likewise posted on the city website at www.cityoffate.com.


Victoria Raduechel, TRMC, City Secretary

Removed from the Bulletin Board at City Hall on the ____ day of _________, 2019, by _______________________.