Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors

City of Texarkana, Arkansas

City Hall – East Third and Walnut Streets

Monday, June 4, 2018 – 6:00 PM

 

 

1.

Call to Order

2.

Roll Call

3.

Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance given by Director Tim Johnson

4.

Comments from the Mayor

5.

Presentation(s):

 

   

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

CONSENT:

6.

Approval of Minutes of the regular meeting May 21, 2018.  (CCD)

REGULAR:

7.

Consider the following action concerning substandard structure:

 

A.

Conduct a Public Hearing regarding condemnation of (1) substandard residential structure.

 

B.

Adopt a Resolution condemning one (1) substandard residential structure located at 208 Georgian Terrace.  (PWD) Chief Building Official Shawn Maxey

8.

Adopt an Ordinance amending Chapter 13 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Texarkana, Arkansas, adding Section 13-14 to establish the operation, permitting and scheduling of Food Trucks within the city limits. (PWD) (SECOND READING) Chief Building Official Shawn Maxey

9.

Consider the following concerning police radios: 

 

A.

Adopt an Ordinance waiving competitive bidding requirements and authorizing purchase of radios for Texarkana, Arkansas Police Department from Motorola Solutions. (TAPD) Police Chief Bob Harrison


B.

This ordinance requires an emergency clause: An emergency clause requires a separate and distinct vote of the board and is valid only if there is a two-thirds vote of approval by the board. (Hdbk. Const. Amend 7)

10.

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

11.

Executive Session

 

A.

Adopt a Resolution making appointments to various boards, commissions, and committees. [Advertising and Promotion Commission, Electric Board of Review, Heating and Air Conditioning Board of Review, Historic District Commission, and Planning Commission] (CCD)  

 

B.

Boards and Commissions Expiration of Terms. (CCD)

12.

Adjourn

Announcements

2018 City Calendar

 

Twin City Sports Youth Baseball Showcase – Friday, June 8, 2018 – Saturday, June 9, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, June 9, 2018

 

2nd Annual National Pride Event – Saturday, June 9, 2018

 

Big Bass Clash Fishing Tournament – Friday, June 15, 2018 – Sunday, June 17, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, June 16, 2018

 

June Bug Crawfish Boil – Saturday, June 16, 2018

 

Two States Softball Camp and Scrimmage – Friday, June 22, 2018 through Sunday, June 24, 2018

 

Texarkana Fallen Bikers Memorial Wall Fundraiser – Saturday, June 23, 2018

 

Fairview United Methodist Church Fun Day – Saturday, June 23, 2018

 

Sparks in the Park – Saturday, June 30, 2018

 

Soccer Youth Evaluation Camp – Friday, July 13, 2018 and Saturday, July 14, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, July 14, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, July 21, 2018

 

Second Saturday Trade Days – Saturday, August 11, 2018

 

Back Alley Food Court – Saturday, August 18, 2018