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AGENDA                       

CITY OF TAYLOR, TEXAS

CITY COUNCIL MEETING

COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 400 PORTER ST.

August 9, 2007, 6:00 P.M.

 

CALL TO ORDER AND DECLARE A QUORUM
INVOCATION

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

CITIZENS COMMUNICATION

CONSENT AGENDA

(The Consent Agenda includes non-controversial and routine items that the Council may act on with one single vote. The Mayor or a Council member may pull any item from the Consent Agenda in order that the Council discuss and act upon it individually as part of the Regular agenda.)

 

1.      Minutes from July 24, 2007.  (Susan Brock)


REGULAR AGENDA – REVIEW/DISCUSS & CONSIDER/ACTION
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2.      Consider Quarterly report and 2008 Budget for Taylor Chamber of Commerce.  (Shanta Kuhl)

3.      Consider appointment to Comprehensive Plan Implementation Committee.  (John Elsden)

4.      Consider Semi annual Impact Fee Report for January 1-June 30, 2007. (John Elsden)

5.      Consider amending Moody Museum rental policy.  (Bob vanTil)

6.      Consider granting a petition to annex territory with fewer than three voters, described as 0.582 acres of land situated in the Francis Bradley Survey, Abstract No. 74, and located in Williamson County.  (John Elsden)

7.      Consider introduction of Ordinance 2007-22 for annexation of 0.582 acres of land situated in the Francis Bradley Survey, Abstract No. 74 and located in Williamson County.  (John Elsden)

8.      Discuss and consider action related to the 2007/2008 FY Budget which includes the effective rate calculations and the impact of debt issuance on utility rates.

9.      Ad Valorem Tax Rate and 2007-2008 Budget.  (Frank Salvato)

·         Establish upper limit of the ad valorem tax rate and take record vote, to be discussed at a public hearing.

·         Designate the day, time, and place of a public hearing on ad valorem tax rate and 2007-2008 budget

10.  Executive Session.  The Taylor City Council will hold a closed executive meeting pursuant to the provisions of the Open Meetings Law, Chapter 551, Government Code, in accordance with the authority contained in Section 551.087 to discuss or deliberate regarding commercial or financial information that the governmental body has received from a business prospect that the governmental body seeks to have locate, stay, or expand in or near the territory of the governmental body and with which the governmental body is conducting economic development negotiations; or to deliberate the offer of a financial or other incentive to a business prospect described above.

 

ADJOURN

 

The Council may vote and/or act upon each of the items listed in this Agenda.  The Council reserves the right to retire into executive session concerning any of the items listed on this Agenda, whenever it is considered necessary and legally justified under the Open Meetings Act.  I certify that the notice of meeting was posted in the Taylor City Hall Lobby before 6:00 pm on August 6, 2007 and remained posted for at least 72 continuous hours before the scheduled time of said meeting.  I further certify that the following news media was notified of this meeting:  Taylor Daily Press.

 

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Susan Brock, City Clerk