Rescheduled Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors

City of Texarkana, Arkansas

City Hall – East Third and Walnut Streets

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – 6:00 PM

 

1.

Call to Order

2.

Roll Call

3.

Invocation given by Director Travis Odom

4.

Pledge of Allegiance by Director Travis Odom

5.

Comments from the Mayor

6.

Presentation(s):

 

A.

Presentation of the City of Texarkana, Arkansas Employee/Retirement Service Awards. (CCD)

 

B.

Proclamation for World War I Memorial Tree presented to Texarkana Area Veterans Council Chairman Greg Beck.

 

C.

FY2018 Budget Presentation by Finance Director TyRhonda Henderson. (FIN)

CONSENT:

7.

Approval of Minutes of the regular meeting November 20, 2017. (CCD)

8.

Adopt a Resolution approving the FY2018 City Budget. (FIN)

REGULAR:

9.

Adopt an Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 8-17 for the sale or transfer of the Grantee’s ownership interest in the residential units located at 215 Front Street and 105 Olive Street. (PWD) (Third Reading) Public Works Director Jeff Whitten

10.

Adopt an Ordinance approving a residential solid waste collection rate increase. (PWD) (Second Reading) Public Works Director Jeff Whitten

11.

Adopt an Ordinance approving a petition to annex a parcel of property and apply R-1 Rural residential zoning to the parcel of property located at 1262 S. Rondo Road (Whiseant). (PWD-Planning) City Planner Mary Beck

12.

Adopt an Ordinance rezoning of C-1 General Commercial to R-3 Low-density residential at 1206 Edwards Street (Morris). (PWD-Planning) City Planner Mary Beck

13.

Adopt an Ordinance granting a limited franchise agreement for 1894, LLC for location of a railcar on Front Street. (PWD) Public Works Director Jeff Whitten

14.

Citizen Communication [Agenda Item Card and Citizens’ Communication Card]

15.

Executive Session

 

A.

Adopt a Resolution making appointments to various boards, commissions, and committees. [Advertising and Promotion Commission, Equalization Board, Heating and Air Conditioning Board of Review, Planning Commission, and Southwest Arkansas Development Council] (CCD)

 

B.

Boards and Commissions Expiration of Terms. (CCD)

16.

Adjourn

Announcements

2017 City Calendar


2018 City Calendar

 

Second Saturday Trade Days - Saturday, December 9, 2017

 

4th Annual Santa Sprint & Reindeer Run Dog Show - Saturday, December 9, 2017

 

Celebration of the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe – December 12, 2017

 

Back Alley Food Court - Saturday, December 16, 2017

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, January 12, 2018

 

3rd Annual MLK Day Parade – Monday, January 15, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, January 20, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, February 9, 2018

 

6th Annual Mardi Gras Parade – Saturday, February 3, or 10, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, February 17, 2018

 

Razorback Color Fun Run – Saturday, February 17, 2018

 

Run the Life Half Marathon – Sunday, February 18, 2018

 

27th Annual Black History Parade – Saturday, February 24, 2018

 

Warriors for Christ Crusade – Friday, March 2, 2018 & Saturday, March 3, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, March 10, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, March 17, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, April 14, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, April 21, 2018

 

8th Annual RailFest – Friday, May 11, 2018 through Sunday, May 13, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday March 12, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, May 19, 2018