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SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 @ 7:00 P.M.
Notice is hereby given the City Council for
the City of Parker will meet in a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, September 18, 2018
at 7:00 P.M. at the Parker City Hall, 5700 E. Parker Road, Parker, Texas,
TO ORDER – Roll Call and Determination of a Quorum
AMERICAN PLEDGE: I pledge allegiance to the flag of the
United States of America; and to the republic for which it stands, one nation
under God, indivisible with liberty and justice for all.
TEXAS PLEDGE: Honor the Texas flag; I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas,
one state under God, one and indivisible.
PUBLIC COMMENTS The City Council invites any person with business before
the Council to speak to the Council. No
formal action may be taken on these items at this meeting. Please keep comments to 3 minutes.
CONSENT AGENDA Routine Council business. Consent Agenda is approved by a
single majority vote. Items may be removed for open discussion by a request
from a Councilmember or member of staff.
REPORTS-ANIMAL CONTROL, BUILDING, COURT, FIRE, POLICE AND WEBSITE
2. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2018-581, APPROVING A NEGOTIATED SETTLEMENT BETWEEN
THE ATMOS CITIES STEERING COMMITTEE (“ACSC”) AND ATMOS ENERGY CORP., MID-TEX
DIVISION REGARDING THE COMPANY’S 2018 RATE REVIEW MECHANISM FILINGS; DECLARING
EXISTING RATES TO BE UNREASONABLE; ADOPTING TARIFFS THAT REFLECT RATE
ADJUSTMENTS CONSISTENT WITH THE NEGOTIATED SETTLEMENT; FINDING THE RATES TO BE
SET BY THE ATTACHED SETTLEMENT TARIFFS TO BE JUST AND REASONABLE AND IN THE
PUBLIC INTEREST; APPROVING AN ATTACHED EXHIBIT ESTABLISHING A BENCHMARK FOR
PENSIONS AND RETIREE MEDICAL BENEFITS; APPROVING AN ATTACHED EXHIBIT REGARDING
AMORTIZATION OF REGULATORY LIABILITY; REQUIRING THE COMPANY TO REIMBURSE ACSC’S
REASONABLE RATEMAKING EXPENSES; DETERMINING THAT THIS RESOLUTION WAS PASSED IN
ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE TEXAS OPEN MEETINGS ACT; ADOPTING A
SAVINGS CLAUSE; DECLARING AN EFFECTIVE DATE; AND REQUIRING DELIVERY OF THIS
RESOLUTION TO THE COMPANY AND THE ACSC’S LEGAL COUNSEL. [SHELBY]
AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2018-582 DESIGNATING THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS AS THE
OFFICIAL NEWSPAPER FOR THE CITY OF PARKER FOR FISCAL YEAR 2017-2018. [SHELBY]
INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION ITEMS
4. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2018–583 APPROVING PROVIDING FOR THE EXECUTION OF
CONTRACT AMENDMENT NO. __ JAIL SERVICES AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF PARKER
AND COLLIN COUNTY. [BROOKS]
CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE ACTION ON
RE-ESTABLISHING PARKS AND RECREATION. [PETTLE]
ON HOME RULE. [STANDRIDGE/RANEY]
CITY COUNCIL MEETING DATE/TIME DISCUSSION
DECEMBER PLANNING SESSION DATE/TIME DISCUSSION
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT (NNO) – TUESDAY, OCTOBER
2, 2018, 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
MAYOR PETTLE OFFICIALLY CANCELED THE TUESDAY,
OCTOBER 2, 2018 CITY COUNCIL MEETING DUE TO NATIONAL NIGHT OUT (NNO)
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK – OCTOBER 7-13, 2018
TEXAS MUNICIPAL LEAGUE (TML) ANNUAL
CONFERENCE IS OCT. 10-12, 2018 IN FOR WORTH, TEXAS. [PETTLE]
REPUBLIC SERVICES HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE
(HHW) DISPOSAL AND DRUG TAKE BACK EVENTS ARE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2018, 10:00
AM – 2:00 PM, WHICH ALSO
COINCIDES WITH EARLY VOTING
2018 NOV. EARLY
VOTING PERIOD AND ELECTION DAY (NOV. 6) INFORMATION
In addition to any specifically identified
Executive Sessions, Council may convene into Executive Session at any point
during the open meeting to discuss any item posted on this Agenda. The Open Meetings Act provides specific
exceptions that require that a meeting be open.
Should Council elect to convene into Executive Session, those exceptions
will be specifically identified and announced.
Any subsequent action, as a result of this Executive Session, will be
taken and recorded in open session.
I certify that this Notice of Meeting was
posted on or before September 14,
2018 by 5:00 p.m. at the Parker City Hall, and as a courtesy, this
Agenda is also posted to the City of Parker Website at www.parkertexas.us.
The Parker City Hall is Wheelchair accessible. Sign interpretations or other special
assistance for disabled attendees must be requested 48 hours in advance by
contacting the City Secretary’s Office at 972 442 6811.