CITY OF JEFFERSON, TEXAS
SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
305 E. AUSTIN STREET
THURSDAY, APRIL 8, 2021 @ 5:30 P.M.
Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Jefferson City Council will be held on April 8, 2021 at 5:30 PM at the Transportation Center at 305 E. Austin Street, Jefferson, Texas, at which time the subjects to be considered or upon which any formal action may be taken are as listed below. Items do not have to be taken in the order shown on the meeting notice. Unless removed from the consent agenda, items identified with the consent agenda will be acted on at one time.
1. CALL TO ORDER – MAYOR
3. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
4. WELCOME GUESTS AND VISITORS
Public Comments – Limited to citizens and business owners of the City of Jefferson, must sign up in advance on the list and must limit to 3 minutes conversation. Jefferson City Council may ask questions but shall not discuss items that are not on the agenda. On a subject that is not on the agenda a person may add an item to a future City Council Agenda by contacting City Hall a minimum of 5 days prior to a regular City Council Meeting.
5. CONSENT AGENDA
(City Council reserves the right to remove items from the Consent Agenda and consider and/approve individually)
a. Consider and/or Deny Rate Increase related to CenterPoint GRIP.
6. ACTION ITEMS
a. Consider and/or approve building permit application for Gene Ponder for 200 W. Austin
b. Consider and/or approve waiver for two current City Administrator candidates as it
relates to City Ordinance regarding City Administrator residence: Ordinance 2-132 under
Appointment, Tenure & Qualifications.
7. EXECUTIVE SESSION
The Jefferson City Council reserves the right to adjoin into Executive Session at any time
during the course of this meeting to discuss any of the matters listed above, as
authorized by Texas Local Government Code.
1. Section 551.071 – Consultation with an Attorney
2. Section 551.072 – Deliberations concerning Real Property
3. Section 551.073 – Deliberation concerning Gifts/Donations
4. Section 551.074 – Personnel Matters
5. Section 551.076 – Deliberation concerning Municipal Security
6. Section 551.087 – Economic Development
8. RETURN TO REGULAR SESSION
9. Consider and/or approve City Administrator candidate for full time employment
Certificate of Posting
I, Doris M. Hines, City Secretary for the City of Jefferson, Texas do hereby certify that this Notice of Meeting was posted at City Hall, 102 North Polk Street, a place readily accessible to the general public at all times, on this 5th day of April, 2021, at 11:30 A.M and remained to posted for at least 72 continuous hours preceding the scheduled time of said meeting.
Doris M. Hines, City Secretary