Mayor

City Council

Lynn McIlhaney

Steve Esmond

Mayor Pro Tempore

Ron Silvia

David Hickson

Swiki Anderson

City Manager

Larry Mariott

George K. Noe

Anne Hazen

 

 

 

 

College Station City Council

Regular Meeting Agenda

Thursday, August 13, 1998 at 7:00 p.m.

City Hall Council Chambers, 1101 Texas Avenue

College Station, Texas 

 

1.         Pledge of Allegiance

 

2.         Invocation

 

3.         Consider request for absence from meeting.

 

4.         Presentations          

            Eagle Scout Troupe 1300 of St. Thomas Episcopal Church

            Government Finance Officers Association Award to Finance Dept.

 

5.         Consent Agenda

            a.  Consider minutes for City Council workshop and regular meetings, July 23, 1998         and Council Retreat Minutes, May 31 and June 1, 1998.

           

            b.   Bid No. 98-66:  Annual Contract for Police Uniforms In the amount of $36,455.25.        Recommend award to Red the Uniform Tailor as lowest, responsible bidder meeting      specifications. 

 

            c.   Bid No. 98-69:  Annual Contract for Fiberglass Manholes in the amount of $27,356.

            Recommend award to Golden Triangle Pipe as lowest, responsible bidder meeting           specifications.

 

            d.   Bid No. 98-70:  Annual Contract for Watering Northgate/Promenade in the amount      of $6,300.  Recommend award to The Greenery as lowest, responsible bidder meeting          specifications.

 

            e.   Bid No. 98-71:  Contract for three phase pad mounted transformers in the amount      of $34,704.  Recommend award to Techline, Inc. as lowest, responsible bidder meeting           specifications. 

 

           f.  Discussion and possible action on resolution providing a grant to College Station           Development Group, L.P for Economic Development.

 

            g.  Discussion and possible action on an ordinance amendment to Chapter 10 “Traffic      Code” regarding parking regulations in the Southside/Southgate area. 

 

           h.   Discussion and possible action on oversize participation request for an 18 inch           waterline being constructed along Barron Road with the development of Shenandoah       Subdivision, Phase 6 in the amount of $34,876.46.

          

           i.  Discussion and possible action on a resolution to the State of Texas requesting that      portions of Southwest Parkway and Raintree Drive be removed from the State           Highway system and placed under the jurisdiction and maintenance of the City of   College Station.

 

           j.  Discussion and possible action on a resolution to transfer the cable television    franchise agreement from Telecable Associates, Inc. to TCA Holdings II, L.P. 

 

           k.   Discussion and possible action on an ordinance amendment to allow the city to           charge fees for parking in the Northgate Promenade parking lot.

 

           l.   Call a public hearing on the 1998-99 Budget for August 27, 1998. 

 

           m.  Discussion and possible action approving resolutions authorizing the acquisition of     four tracts of land as public right-of-way for improvements to Luther Street West.

 

           n.   Discussion and possible action on amendments to Council Meeting Procedures.

 

 6.        Regular Agenda

 

           a.   Receive report from the City of College Station Citizens Capital Improvements

           Review Committee, discuss and take possible action. 

 

            b.   Public hearing, discussion and possible action on FY 1999 Community

            Development Division annual budget.

 

c.   Public hearing and consideration of rezoning request for approximately 11.46 acres located 1/2 mile south of Greens Prairie Road on the west side of Highway 6 service road, from A-O Agricultural Open to C-1 General Commercial. (98-111)

 

d.   Discussion and possible action on a contract between the City of College Station              and the Bryan/College Station Economic Development Corporation.

 

           e.    Discussion and possible action on an agreement between the Cities of College                      Station and Bryan, the City of Huntsville for the acceptance of solid waste at the Rock            Prairie Road Landfill.

 

f.      Presentation of the City of College Station 1998-99 Proposed Budget.

 

           g.    Discussion and possible action on appointments to citizen and council committees.

 

 

 

 

 

 

7.         Hear Visitors

            At this time, the Mayor will open the floor to citizens wishing to address the

            City Council on city related issues not scheduled on the agenda.  Please limit your            presentation to three minutes.  The Council will receive the information, ask city staff         to look into the matter, or place the matter on a future agenda for             discussion.

            (A recording is made of the meeting; please give your name and address for the   record).

 

8.         Final action on Executive Session, if necessary.

 

9.         Adjourn

 

 

If personnel or litigation issues arise as to the posted subject matter of this City Council meeting, an executive session will be held.

 

I certify that this agenda was posted on the bulletin board at the Municipal Building, 1101 Texas Avenue, College Station, Texas on August 7, 1998 at 5:00 p.m.

_______________________________                      ________________________

City Manager George K. Noe                                      City Secretary Connie Hooks

 

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