Tuesday, April 6, 2021

NOTICE AND ORDER OF GENERAL ELECTION

NOTICE AND ORDER OF GENERAL ELECTION

AVISO Y ORDEN DE ELECCIONES GENERALES



To the registered voters of the City of Blue Mound, Texas: 

(a los votantes registrados del Ciudad de Blue Mound, Tejas:) 


Notice is hereby given that a General Election is ordered to be held on May 01, 2021, in the City of Blue Mound for the purpose of electing: 

Mediante el presente documento se notifica que se ordena que se lleven a cabo Elecciones Generales el día 1 de mayo de 2021 en la Ciudad de Blue Mound con el fin de elegir:

Mayor (2 year term)                            Council Place # 1 (2 year term)

Alcalde (Período de dos años)                               Lugar de Consejo # 1 (Período de dos años)


Council Place # 2 (2 year term)                    Council Place # 3 (2 year term)

Lugar de  Consejo # 2 (Período de dos años)        Lugar  de Consejo # 3 (Período de dos años)


Council Place # 4 (2 year term)                     Council Place # 5 (2 year term)

Lugar de Consejo # 4 (Período de dos años)                  Lugar de Consejo # 5 (Período de dos años)

To the registered voters of the City of Blue Mound, Texas: 

A los votantes registrados de la Ciudad de Blue Mound, Texas:


Notice is hereby given that the polling places listed below will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., May 1, 2021, for voting in a general election at which time the voters will elect persons to fill the offices of Mayor, City Council Place 1, Place 2, Place 3, Place 4 and Place 5

Mediante el presente documento se notifica que los centros  electorales enumerados a continuación estarán abiertos desde las 7:00 a.m. hasta las 7:00 p.m. el 1 de mayo de 2021 para votar en las Elecciones Generales, en las cuales los votantes elegirán al alcalde y a  los  miembros del Consejo Municipal (lugar 1, lugar 2, lugar 3, lugar 4 y lugar 5).  


Blue Mound – City Council Chamber

Blue Mound – Cámara del Consejo Municipal de la Ciudad

301 S. Blue Mound Road

Blue Mound, TX  76131


EARLY VOTING BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE DAYS AND HOURS

DÍAS Y HORARIOS DE VOTACIÓN TEMPRANA EN PERSONA


April 19 – 23 Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

19 al 23 de abril De lunes a viernes     De 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.

April 24         Saturday         7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

24 de abril Sábado De 7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.

April 25         Sunday         11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

25 de abril Domingo         De 11:00 a.m. a 4:00 p.m.

April 26 – 27  Monday – Tuesday     7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

26 y 27 de abril Lunes y martes          De 7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.



MAIN EARLY VOTING SITE

LUGAR PRINICIPAL DE VOTACION TEMPRANA

*Tarrant County Election Center                 Eagle Mountain Saginaw ISD Administration 

Centro electoral del Condado de Tarrant         Administración del Distrito Escolar Independiente de                                                                                 Eagle Mountain Saginaw

   2700 Premier Street                       Building 6 - Training Room

   Fort Worth, TX 76111                 Edificio 6- Sala de entrenamiento

                                                                                  1200 Old Decatur Rd               

                                            Saginaw, TX 76179




*Emergency and Limited ballots available at this location only.

Las boletas limitadas y de emergencia sólo están disponibles en esta ubicación..


FOR MORE INFORMATION, LOCATIONS AND TIMES CALL TARRANT COUNTY ELECTIONS 

ADMINISTRATION:  817-831-8683 OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT:  www.tarrantcounty.com/elections

PARA MAYOR INFORMACION, LUGARES Y HORARIOS DE VOTACIÓN LLAME A LA ADMINISTRACIÓN DE ELECCIONES DEL CONDADO DE TARRANT AL 817-831-8683 O VISITE NUESTRO SITIO WEB: www.tarrantcounty.com/elections


Beginning on:  Monday, January 1, 2021

A partir del lunes 1º de enero de 2019

and ending on:  Tuesday, April 27, 2021

y hasta el martes 27 de abril de 2021.


Applications for ballot by mail shall be mailed to:    Early Voting Coordinator

Las solicitudes de boletas de votación temprana por Coordinadora de Votación Temprana

correo deberán enviarse a:                     P O Box 961011

                                                                                 Ft. Worth, TX  76161-0011

 

Applications for ballots by mail must be received no later than the close of business on:  Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Las solicitudes para boletas de votación temprana por correo se recibirán hasta el día Martes 27 de Abril de 2021 al cierre del horario comercial.


Passed and approved by the City Council on the 19th day of February, 2021. 

Resolución adoptada y aprobada por el Consejo Municipal el día 19 de Febrero de 2021.





Cynthia Daniels

City Secretary of Blue Mound

Secretaria de la Ciudad de Blue Mound


Friday, March 12, 2021

City Council Regular Meeting- March 16, 2021

 

The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular City Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 16, 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.      State of the City Address – Mayor Hooks

 

4.      Discuss and Consider Resolution 21-02 Regarding a Financial Agreement for the Purpose of Procuring a Backhoe, Trailer, and Related Equipment.

 

5.      Discuss and Consider terminating Agreement For Lease of Real Estate For Public Equivalent Land Uses and Purposes with the Blue Mound Lions Club.

 

6.      Discuss and Consider upgrade to Baseball field.

 

7.      Discuss and Consider Approval of Financial Report for January and February, 2021.

 

8.      Discuss and Consider Approval of January 19, 2021 and February 16, 2021 Minutes.

 

 

9.      CONSENT AGENDA (All consent agenda items are considered routine by City Council and will be enacted on by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Councilmember requests an item to be removed and considered separately.)

 

    Departmental Monthly Reports for January and February 2021

 

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.  Library

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

G.  Public Works

 

7. 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, March 12th, 2021 

 

 

 

 

________________________________________

Cynthia Daniels, 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, February 11, 2021

City Council Regular Meeting- February 16, 2021

 The City Council of the City of Blue Mound will hold a Regular City Council Meeting on Tuesday, February 16, 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 Resolution 21-02 Regarding a Financial Agreement for the Purpose of Procuring a Backhoe, Trailer, and Related Equipment.

 

4.      Discuss and Consider Financial Report for January, 2021.

 

5.      Discuss and Consider Approval of January 19, 2021 Minutes.

 

 

6.      CONSENT AGENDA (All consent agenda items are considered routine by City Council and will be enacted on by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Councilmember requests an item to be removed and considered separately.)

 

    Departmental Monthly Reports for January 2021

 

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.   Library

G.  Public Works

 

7. 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, February 12th, 2021 

 

 

 

 

________________________________________

Cynthia Daniels, 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.


Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Notice of Public Hearing Substandard Building/ Structure- February 23, 2021

 



NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING SUBSTANDARD

BUILDING / STRUCTURE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ON FEBRUARY 23rd, 2021 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 39, Block 4, Saginaw Park Addition

More commonly known as:

120 Collins Court

 

Upon information and belief, the property owner is:

 

Juan Daniel Guerrero

Patricio Ibarra

729 Globe

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 7:30 P.M.


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.