Thursday, January 7, 2021

Council Meeting January 19, 2021

 



The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular City Council Meeting on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 in the City Hall Council Chambers, 301 S Blue Mound Road at Pre-Council 6:30 p.m. followed by Regular Meeting for the following agenda:

 

1.      Call to Order/ Pledge of Allegiance /Invocation / Announcements – Mayor Hooks

 

2.      Citizens Participation (Limit to 3 Minutes – Complete Speakers request form and Submit to City Secretary before start of meeting)

 

3.      Discuss and Consider an Ordinance No. 560 Appointing Cynthia Daniels as City Secretary

 

4.      Mayor to Administer Oath of Office to City Secretary Cynthia Daniels

 

5.      Executive Session:

 

a)      Pursuant to Texas Government Code Section 551.071, to receive legal advice from     the City’s attorney related to the following pending litigation:

 

Sagren “Kevin” Govender v. The City of Blue Mound, Civil Action No. 4:20-cv-01249-P

 

6.      Personal Appearance made by Kent Sharp, CPA to Present Audit Report for Fiscal Year 2019-2020

 

7.      Personal Appearance made by Rusty Steele to Present Audit Report for Fiscal Year’s 2019-2020

 

8.      Personal Appearance made by Phil Ernest ID Shield/Legal Shield Voluntary Benefit Option Overview

 

9.      Discuss and Consider an Ordinance No. 561 Prohibit sellers of motor vehicles from leaving key in unattended vehicles

 

10.  Discuss and Consider Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 46th Year program replacing water line on Blue Mound Road, Fagan Drive and Waggoman Road.

 

11.  Discuss and Consider Resolution 21-01 Calling for a General Election to Elect the Offices of Mayor, City Council Place 1, Place 2, Place 3, Place 4 and Place 5; to be held on May 1st, 2021; Approving for a Joint Election Agreement with Tarrant County; Establishing Procedures for the Election; and Providing an Effective Date

 

12.  Discuss and Consider COIVD 19 Report by Chief Fannan

 

CONSENT AGENDA

 

    1.Discuss and Consider Departmental Monthly Reports for November and December 2020

 

A.  Police calls, arrests, and warrants totals

B.  Fire local and mutual aid calls and training totals

C.  Code Enforcement

D.  Municipal Court & ACO

E.  Community center, visitors, events, and activities totals

F.  Public Works

 

2.      Discuss and Consider Approval of November and December 2020 Accounts Payable

 

  1. Discuss and Consider Approval of November 17th, 2020 Minutes

 

  1.  Discuss and Consider Approval of December 8, 2020 Minutes

 

  1. Adjourn

 

 

Note: The City Council reserves the right to adjourn into executive session at any time during this meeting to discuss any of the matters listed above, as authorized by the Texas Government Code, Section 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney), 551.072 (Deliberations about Real Property), 551.073 (Deliberations about Gifts and Donations), 551.074 (Personnel Matters), 551.076 (Deliberations about Security Devices) and 551.087 (Economic Development).

CERTIFICATION

 

 I hereby certify the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by 5:00 P.M., Friday, January 15th, 2021 

 

 

 

 

________________________________________

Donna Savage, City Secretary





 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting.  Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.

 




Thursday, December 3, 2020

City Council Work session 12-8-2020

 



The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Work Session on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 301 S. Blue Mound Rd. Blue Mound, TX 76131 beginning at 4:00 P.M. for the following agenda:

 

1.  Discuss and Consider Canceling the December 15, 2020 Council Meeting.

 

2.   Work Session to discuss the position of City Secretary and conduct interviews of potential candidates

 

3.       Executive Session:

 

A.   Pursuant to Section 551.074 of the Texas Government Code the City Council may convene into Executive Session to deliberate the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline or dismissal of a public officer or employee - the City Secretary.

 

4.       Adjourn

 

 

CERTIFICATION

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board and on the City’s website by Friday, December 4, 2020 at 5 P.M.

 

 

____________________________________          

Donna Savage City Secretary

 

 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting. Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.

 

 


Friday, November 13, 2020

City Council Regular Meeting 11-17-2020 6:30 pm

 



The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular Called City Council Meeting Tuesday, November 17, 2020 in the City Hall Council Chambers at 301 Blue Mound Road at 6:30 P.M. for the following agenda:

 

1.    Call to Order / Pledge of Allegiance / Invocation / Announcements - Mayor Hooks

 

2.       Citizens Participation (Limit to 3 Minutes – Complete Speakers request form and

Submit to City Secretary before start of meeting)

 

3.    Item Tabled from October 17, 2020 Meeting, Jason Hogan with the HOA from Andrews Meadows, want to discuss issues with the drainage ditch backed up to Blue Mound

 

4.    Amendment to the September 15, 2020 Minutes - Item 9, Discuss and Consider Increasing the Mayors Pay from $1500.00 to $1800.00 a Month. Motion from Margie Hooks was recorded in error, has been changed from Absent the Motion was Abstain.

 

5.       Discuss and Consider Department Monthly Reports for October 2020 

  A Police calls, arrests, and warrants totals

           B. Fire local and mutual aid calls and training totals

           C. Library visitors, books and materials, loaned totals

        D. Community center, visitors, events, and activities totals

        E. Public Works

        F. Municipal Court and Animal control

 G. Code Enforcement

 

6.       Discuss and Consider Financial Report October 2020

  

7.       Discuss and Consider Minutes from October 20, 2020 meeting

 

 8.   Adjourn

 

 

Note: The City Council 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 the Texas Government Code, Section 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney), 551.072 (Deliberations about Real Property), 551.073 (Deliberations about Gifts and Donations), 551.074 (Personnel Matters), 551.076 (Deliberations about Security Devices) and 551.087 (Economic Development).

 

CERTIFICATION

 

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by Friday, November 13, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

 

 

____________________________________              

Donna Savage – City Secretary

 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting.  Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.

 

 

 

 


Friday, October 30, 2020

Special Meeting via TEAMS Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 6PM (link will be provided day before meeting)

 




The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Special Called City Council Meeting Wednesday, November 4, 2020 Via Teams 6:00 P.M. for the following agenda:

 

1.   Call to Order / Pledge of Allegiance / Invocation / Announcements - Mayor Hooks

 

2. Purchase an Emergency COVID-19 Response Vehicle for the Fire Department from Cares Act and Partially Financed Government Capital Corporation Resolution 20-10

 

 

3. Adjourn

 

 

Note: The City Council 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 the Texas Government Code, Section 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney), 551.072 (Deliberations about Real Property), 551.073 (Deliberations about Gifts and Donations), 551.074 (Personnel Matters), 551.076 (Deliberations about Security Devices) and 551.087 (Economic Development).

 

CERTIFICATION

 

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by Friday, October 30, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

 

 

____________________________________              

Donna Savage – City Secretary

 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting.  Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Continuation of Public Hearing Building Board of Appeals Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 6:30 pm

 


The Building Board of Appeals of the City of Blue Mound will have the continuance of the Public Hearing that was held on Tuesday October 20th, 2020 in the City Council Chambers on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 301 S Blue Mound Road at 6:30 P.M on a Substandard Building/s located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas 76131 known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

1.    Call to Order

 

2.       Roll call

 

3.       Approval of the minutes of the Building Board of Appeals meeting held on October 20th, 2020.

 

4.       Staff continues the Finding of Facts for a Substandard Building/s located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

5.   Continuation of the Public Hearing from October 20th, 2020 for Public Comment on a Substandard Building/s located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas 76131 known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

6.    Render Decision on a Substandard Building/S located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas 76131 known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

7.       Adjourn

  

CERTIFICATION

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by Friday, October 23rd, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.


Thursday, October 15, 2020

Building Board of Appeals- Public Hearing 1733 Globe Ave. October 20, 2020 7:00 pm

 



The Building Board of Appeals of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 301 S Blue Mound Road at 7:00 P.M on a Substandard Building/s located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas 76131 known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

1.    Call to Order Mayor Hooks

 

2.       Roll call

 

3.       Approval of the minutes of the Building Board of Appeals meeting held on September 8th, 2020.

 

4.      Hold a public hearing and take action regarding the building(s) or structure(s) on the property located at Lot 11 Block 4 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound, Texas known as 1733 Globe Ave.

 

5.       Adjourn


 

CERTIFICATION

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by Friday, October 16th, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

 

____________________________________              

Donna Savage – City Secretary

 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting.  Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.

 

 

 


Board of Adjustment and Appeals- Public Hearing 501 Globe Ave. October 20, 2020 6:30 pm

 



The Board of Adjustment and Appeals of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, in the City Hall Council Chambers located at 301 S. Blue Mound Road, Blue Mound TX, 76131 at 6:30 P.M for a variance request for a carport to be located in the required side yard, within one foot of the property line, and to allow a covered walkway from the carport to the front porch, located at Lot 1 Block 9 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas known as 501 Globe Ave

 

1.    Call to Order Mayor Hooks of the Board of Adjustment and Appeals

 

2.       Roll call

 

3.       Hold a public hearing and consider a variance request for a carport to be located in the required side yard within one foot of the side property line, and to allow a covered walkway from the carport to the front porch, located at Lot 1 Block 9 of the Saginaw Park Addition Blue Mound Texas commonly known as 501 Globe Ave.

 

4.       Adjourn 

 

CERTIFICATION

 

I hereby certify that the above agenda was posted on City Hall Bulletin Board by Friday, October 16th, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

 

____________________________________              

Donna Savage – City Secretary

 

This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking space is available. Request for accommodations or interpretive services must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting.  Please contact the City Secretary’s Office 817-232-0663 for further assistance.