CITY OF JEFFERSON, TEXAS
SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
305 E. AUSTIN STREET
MONDAY, MAY 10, 2021 @ 5:30 P.M.
Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Jefferson City Council will be held on May 10, 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 Mtg
5. CONSENT AGENDA
a. CONSIDER AND/OR APPROVE CANVASSING OF ELECTION RESULTS OF MAY 1, 2021 ELECTION FOR ALDERMAN WARD 1, ALDERMAN WARD 2 AND ALDERMAN WARD 3.
b. Consider and/ or approve Street Closure May 15th – JISD Prom 8 PM – Midnight
c. Consider and/or approve Street Closure May 18 – JISD Senior Parade 5:30-6:30 PM
d. Consider and/or approve Street Closure May 22 – County Courthouse Reopening Ceremony – Austin St from Polk St to Vale St 8 am thru 2 pm
6. ACTION ITEMS
a. SWEARING IN OF ALDERMAN WARD 1- JIM FINSTROM, ALDERMAN WARD 3- RICHARD TURNER
b. Consider and take necessary action on HB 4072- Presented by Judge Leward J.
LaFleur, Marion County
c. Consider and/or approve building permit for driveway for 212 N. Market St.
7. EXECUTIVE SESSION
The Jefferson 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 Texas Government Code.
1. Section 551.071 – Consultation with an Attorney
2. Section 551.072 – Deliberations concerning Real Property
3. Section 551.073 – Deliberations concerning gifts/Donations
4. Section 551.074 – Personnel Matters
5. Section 551.076 – Deliberations concerning Municipal Security
6. Section 551.087 – Economic Development
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 N. Polk Street, a place readily accessible to the general public at all times, on this 7th day of May, 2021, at 11:00 AM and remained to posted for at least 72 continuous hours preceding the scheduled time of said meeting
_____________________Doris M. Hines, City Secretary