Government City Council Agendas September 6, 2016 Special Session and Budget Session
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Special Session
Public Hearing - Budget and Tax Rate
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 6:00 p.m.


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Trinidad, Texas, will hold a Special Session and Public Hearing at the City Hall, 212 Park Street, Trinidad, Texas 75163, on the above date and time, for consideration and possible action on the following:



VISITORS/CITIZEN INQUIRY: In accordance with the Open Meeting Act, Council is prohibited from acting or discussing (other than factual responses to specific questions) any items brought before them at this time. No formal action can be taken on these items at this meeting. Discussion is limited to five (5) minutes per person.

WORK SESSION (no action to be taken on following agenda items)

• Discuss current Industrial and Commercial water rates
• Discuss Utility Service Group
• Discuss Mosquito spraying
• Discuss ordinance violations and getting ready for Homecoming October 1

ACTION ITEMS: All of the following items on the Action Agenda are discussed by the council and will be individually enacted upon with a motion:

1. Consider Ordinance No. 2016-004 making appropriations for the support of the City of Trinidad for Fiscal Year beginning October 1, 2016 and ending September 30, 2017.
2. Approve levying ad valorem taxes for use and support of the municipal government of the City of Trinidad for the 2016-2017 fiscal year; proposed rate for 2016-2017 fiscal year, .0498045 per $100 valuation M&O.


City of Trinidad

By: Terri R. Newhouse, City Administrator

I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that the above Notice of Meeting of the governing body of the above named City of Trinidad is a true and correct copy of said Notice and that I posted a true and correct copy of said Notice on the front window in the City Hall at 212 Park Street, Trinidad, Texas, a place convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, and said Notice was posted on September 2, 2016, at 4:00 o'clock p.m. and remained so posted continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of said meeting.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aids or services such as interpreters for persons who are deaf or hearing impaired, readers, large print or Braille, are requested to contact Terri R. Newhouse at (903) 778-2525 five (5) work days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Dated this the 2nd day of September 2016.

City of Trinidad

By: Terri R. Newhouse, City Administrator