AGENDA
BENBROOK CITY COUNCIL
THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2017
911 WINSCOTT ROAD, BENBROOK, TEXAS
PRE-COUNCIL WORKSESSION 7:00 P.M.
CENTRAL CONFERENCE ROOM

1. Review and discuss agenda items for regular meeting

REGULAR MEETING 7:30 P.M.
COUNCIL CHAMBERS
ALL AGENDA ITEMS ARE SUBJECT TO FINAL ACTION




I.
CALL TO ORDER
II.
INVOCATION/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
 
Invocation to be given by Pastor Todd Pylant of First Baptist Church of Benbrook
III.
MINUTES
 
1. Approve Minutes of the Regular Meeting held January 5, 2017
IV.
REPORTS FROM CITY MANAGER
 
A. GENERAL
 
G-2279 Confirm appointment to Civil Service Commission
 
G-2280 Adopt Ordinance amending budget for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 by reclassifying one Lieutenant position to a Sergeant position
 
G-2281 Conduct Public Hearing and select project for 43rd Year Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
V.
INFORMAL CITIZEN COMMENTS
 
State Law prohibits any deliberation of or decisions regarding items presented in informal citizen comments. City Council may only make a statement of specific factual information given in response to the inquiry; recite an existing policy; or request staff place the item on an agenda for a subsequent meeting. The exception to informal comments is that once an election date has been set by City Council comments relative to elections will not be broadcast on the City’s cable channel. However, a copy of the tape containing citizens’ comments will be available at city hall for review or purchase by interested citizens
VI.
COUNCIL MEMBER AND STAFF COMMENTS
 
Announcements from City Councilmembers and City Staff may be made for items to include: expression of thanks; congratulations; condolence; recognition of public officials, employees or citizens; information regarding holiday schedules; reminders of community events or announcements involving an imminent threat to the public health and safety of the municipality that has arisen after the posing of the agenda. No discussion or formal action may be taken on these items at this meeting.
VII.
ADJOURNMENT
WORKSESSION

1. Discuss neighborhood pocket park in South Benbrook