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.

 

 

 


City Council Meeting October 20, 2020 6:30 pm

 



The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular Called City Council Meeting Tuesday, October 20, 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.    Jason Hogan and Alexandra Meadows HOA want to Discuss Issues with the Drainage Ditch backed up to Blue Mound

 

 

4.       Discuss and Consider Department Monthly Reports for September 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

 

5.       Discuss and Consider Financial Report September 2020

 

 

6.       Discuss and Consider Minutes from September 15, 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, October 16, 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 7, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing Substandard Building/Structure (1733 Globe) October 20, 2020 at 7:30 PM

 



NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING SUBSTANDARD

BUILDING / STRUCTURE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON OCTOBER 20TH, 2020 the Building Board of Appeals for the City of Blue Mound will hold a public hearing to determine if the residential structure and all accessory structures (the "buildings") located on the following described property are dilapidated, substandard, and/or a hazard to the public health, safety and welfare and must be demolished.

 

 

Lot 11, Block 4, Saginaw Park Addition

More commonly known as:

1733 Globe Ave.

 

Upon information and belief, the property owner is:

 

AURELIO DAVILA

3813 OSCAR AVE

FORT WORTH, TX 76106

 

 

The time and location of the hearing is as follows:

 

Blue Mound City Hall
Council Chambers
301 S. Blue Mound Rd.
Blue Mound , Texas 76131
At 7:30 P.M.

 


Notice of Public Hearing Before the Board of Adjustment and Appeals October 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM

 



NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

BEFORE THE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT AND APPEALS

             OF THE CITY OF BLUE MOUND, TEXAS

To all property owners located within 200 feet of 501 Globe Ave, Lot 1 Block 9 of the Saginaw Park Addition, notice is hereby given that the Board of Adjustment and Appeals (BAA) of the City of Blue Mound, Texas will hold a public hearing at 6:30 P.M. on the 20th  day of October, 2020, at the City Council Chambers, located at 301 Blue Mound Rd S, Blue Mound, Texas, 76131. All interested parties are invited to attend.

 

The Texas Local Government Code, Chapter 211, requires the City to notify every property owner located within 200 feet of a requested variance. The Board of Adjustment shall mail notices of such hearing to the petitioner and the owner of the property lying within two hundred feet (200') of any point of the lot or portion thereof, on which a variation is desired, and to all persons deemed by the Board of Adjustment to be affected, such Owners and persons shall be determined according to the current tax rolls of the City and substantial compliance therewith shall be deemed sufficient, provided, however, that the depositing of such written notice in the mail by the Board of Adjustment shall be deemed sufficient compliance with the purpose of this matter. According to our records you are the owner of the property lying within two hundred feet (200') of any point of the lot or portion thereof.

 

At such time and place, the BAA will hear a variance request to Exhibit A Zoning Ordinance, Section 7 "B” One-Family District B, Use Regulations Subsection a, Permitted Uses, subsection #3 for a variance into the five (5) feet required side yard a distance of four (4) feet for a metal carport and to allow a covered walkway encroaching into the required front yard no more than seven (7) feet out towards the street, by nine (9) feet wide. The subject property is located at 501 Globe Ave, further described as Lot 1R, Block 9, of the Saginaw Park Addition, City of Blue Mound, Texas.  

 

According to the Texas Local Government Code, no variance can be granted without the concurring vote of at least seventy-five (75) percent of the members of the Board.

 

Any questions may be directed to the Building Official for the City of Blue Mound at wcarlisle@bluemoundtexas.us.

 


Public Hearing For Variance October 20, 2020

 



 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

FOR A VARIANCE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON OCTOBER 20TH, 2020 THE BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT AND APPEALS for the City of Blue Mound will hold a public hearing to hear a variance request to allow a metal carport four (4) feet into the required side yard and to allow a covered walkway from the carport to the front porch.

 

Located at

Lot 1, Block 9, Saginaw Park Addition

More commonly known as:

501 Globe Ave.

 

Upon information and belief, the property owner is:

 

Gustuf Young

501 Globe Ave

Blue Mound TX 76131

 

 

The time and location of the hearing is as follows:

 

Blue Mound City Hall
Council Chambers
301 S. Blue Mound Rd.
Blue Mound , Texas 76131
At 6:30 P.M.

 


Friday, September 11, 2020

City Council 09-15-2020 Meeting

 



The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular Called City Council Meeting Tuesday, September 15, 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.    Discuss and Consider Ordinance No. 558 Adopting 2020-2021 Fiscal Year Budget for the City of Blue Mound

 

Record Vote:

 

·         Alan Hooks – Mayor (Not Voting)

·         Margie Hooks – (Yay/Nay)

·         Fred Smith – (Yay/Nay)

·         Mary Smith – (Yay/Nay)

·         Linda Watson – (Yay/Nay)

·         Darlene Copeland – (Yay/Nay)

 

 

4.       Discuss and consider ratification of the property tax increase reflected in the budget as the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 budget will require raising more tax revenue than in the previous year (whether from a tax increase or an increase in taxable value)

 

5.       Discuss and Consider Ordinance No. 559 Setting and Adopting the Tax Rate of $0.57100 for the City of Blue Mound for 2020-2021 Tax Year

 

 

Record Vote:

 

·         Alan Hooks – Mayor (Not Voting)

·         Margie Hooks – (Yay/Nay)

·         Fred Smith – (Yay/Nay)

·         Mary Smith – (Yay/Nay)

·         Linda Watson – (Yay/Nay)

·         Darlene Copeland – (Yay/Nay)

 

 

6.       Discuss and Consider Department Monthly Reports for August 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

 

7.       Discuss and Consider Financial Report August 2020

 

 

8.       Discuss Substandard Buildings throughout the city

 

 

 

9.       Discuss and Consider increasing the Mayors pay from $1500.00 to $1800.00 a month

 

 

10.   Discuss and Consider Minutes from August 18, 2020 meeting

 

 

 10.     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, September 11, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

 

 

____________________________________              

Donna Savage – City Secretary

 


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Public Hearing for Property Tax Rate and Budget for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

 




The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Special Called City Council Meeting Tuesday, September 8, 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.      Public Hearing regarding the proposed Ad Valorem Property Tax Rate for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

PUBLIC HEARING OPEN

Receive public comments regarding proposed Ad Valorem Property Tax Rate for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED

3.      Public Hearing regarding the proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

PUBLIC HEARING OPEN

Receive public comments regarding proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED

4.      Announcement: There will be a meeting held on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 to adopt the Budget and the Tax Rate for Fiscal Year 2020-2021.

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5. 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, September 4, 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.