CITY OF JEFFERSON, TEXAS
SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
305 E. AUSTIN STREET
TUESDAY AUGUST 3, 2021 @ 5:30 P.M.
Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Jefferson City Council will be held on August 3, 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. SWEARING IN OF ALDERMAN WARD 2- JAMEY PARSONS
5. 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
6. MAYOR’S COMMENTS
a. Citizen Action Committee Launch- August 12, 2021
b. Jefferson Diversity Committee Launch – August 17, 2021
7. CONSENT AGENDA
a. Consider and/or approve building permit application for James Finstrom at 1003 S.
b. Consider and/or approve adding Ald. Jamey Parsons to sign checks on behalf of
the City of Jefferson and to the Texpool Account
8. ACTION ITEM
a. Consider and/or approve purchase of camera for the Police cars.
b. Consider and/or approve Non-Golf Cart vehicles on city roads & public input
c. Discuss Amburn’s Jedco and Tourism nominees with a new Councilman being appointed
VS elected. This would include new nominations if council deems that appropriate.
9. EXECUTIVE SESSION
The Jefferson City Council reserves the right to adjourn into Executive Session at any time during the
Course of the meeting to discuss any of the matters listed above, as authorized by the Texas
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 __30th______ day of July, 2021, at _ _2:30 pm__________ and remained to posted for at least 72 continuous hours preceding the scheduled time of said meeting.
Doris M. Hines, City Secretary