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




    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).



 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.