NOTICE MEETING CANCELED SEE MEETING POSTED FOR APRIL 17, 2020
SPECIAL (CALLED) STATED SESSION
VIA TELEPHONE CONFERENCE
CITY OF JEFFERSON, TEXAS
110 EAST LAFAYETTE
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2020 @5:30 PM
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN IN ACCORDANCE WITH ORDER OF THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR ISSUED MARCH 16, 2020, THE CITY COUNCIL OF CITY OF JEFFERSON WILL CONDUCT ITS SPECIAL MEETING SCHEDULED ON THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2020, AT 5:30 P.M., LOCATED AT BROWNRIGG INSURANCE COMPANY, 110 EAST LAFAYETTE, JEFFERSON, TEXAS 75657 BY TELEPHONE CONFERENCE IN ORDER TO ADVANCE THE PUBLIC HEALTHGOAL OF LIMITING FACE-TO FACE MEETINGS(ALSO CALLED “SOCIAL DISTANCE”) TO SLOW THE SPREAD OF THE CORONOVIRUS (COVID-19). THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC ACCESS TO THE LOCATION LISTED ABOVE.
The Notice and Meeting Agenda are posted online at jeffersontexas.us
The public dial-in number to participate in the telephone meeting is: 1(312)757-3121 Access Code:922-589-133
The public will be permitted to offer public comments telephonically as provided by the agenda and as permitted by the presiding officer during the meeting.
A recording of the telephone meeting will be made, and will be available to the public accordance with Open Meeting Act upon written request.
1. CALL TO ORDER
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
4. CITIZEN COMMENTS
5. CONSENT AGENDA
a. Consider and/or approve minutes from March 17, 2020 and March 23, 2020
b. Consider and/or approve Monthly Financial Report
c. Consider and/or approve first Quarter Budget and Revenue Report
6. ACTION ITEMS
a. Consider and/or approve Ordinance No. 04-020 – POSTPONING THE GENERAL ELECTION TO BE HELD ON THE 2ND DAY OF MAY, 2020, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELECTING ALDERMEN FROM WARD(S) ONE, TWO, THREE AND MAYOR FOR TWO-YEAR TERMS IN THE CITY OF JEFFERSON, TEXAS UNTIL THE NOVEMBER 3, 2020, UNIFORM ELECTION DATE; AUTHORIZING EXECUTION OF A JOINT ELECTION CONTRACT FOR THE NOVEMBER 3, 2020, ELECTION; PROVIDING A SEVERABILITY CLAUSE; FINDING THAT THE MEETING AT WHICH THIS ORDINANCE WAS APPROVED COMPLIED WITH THE TEXAS OPEN MEETINGS ACT; MAKING OTHER FINDINGS AND PROVISIONS RELATED TO THE SUBJECT; AND DECLARING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
b. Consider and/or approve Civil Right Resolution No. 04-16-20 and attached exhibits:
1. Citizen Participation Plan and Grievance Procedures;
2. Section 3 Policy;
3. Excessive Force Policy;
4. Section 504 Policy and Grievance Procedures;
5. Code of Conduct Policy;
6. (if a Plan is required) Limited English Proficiency Plan; and
7. Fair Housing Policy for GLO-DR#19-076-053-B844
7. Consider and/or approve Fair Housing Proclamation for GLO-DR#19-076-053-B844
8. Consider and/or approve Signatory Resolution and Designation form for City of Jefferson, Texas for GLO-DR#19-076-053-B844
9. Consider and/or approve 2019 Independent Audit from Prothro, Wilhelmi and Company, PLLC.
I CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE NOTICE WAS POSTED AT CITY HALL THIS 9TH -DAY OF APRIL, 2020 AT 10:00 A.M.
Doris Hines, City Secretary
City Council Meeting
Thu, Apr 16, 2020 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM (CDT)
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