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AUGUST 4, 2020 @ 7:00 P.M.
P.M. – 7:00 PM
TOWN HALL MEETING – To Discuss the Proposed Municipal Complex
is hereby given the City Council for the City of Parker will meet in a Regular
Meeting on Tuesday, August 4, 2020
at 7:00 P.M. at the Parker
City Hall, 5700 E. Parker Road, Parker, Texas, 75002.
The Council meeting will be open to the
public. The City of Parker will provide
disposable face masks and hand sanitizer.
If you feel uncomfortable attending the meeting in person, please send public comments to the City Secretary at
Your comments will be read into the minutes.
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.
PROCLAMATION - Recognition
PEANUT BUTTER DRIVE SEPTEMBER 2020 SAVE THE DATE “Hunger Action Month”. [PETTLE] [PROCLAMATION]
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.
OF MEETING MINUTES FOR JULY 21, 2020. [SCOTT GREY]
QUARTERLY REPORT. [SAVAGE]
3. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020-635, UPDATING RESOLUTION NO. 2020-630 AND THE
INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT PREVIOUSLY PROVIDED FOR EXECUTION BETWEEN THE CITY OF PARKER AND ELLIS COUNTY FOR
INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION ITEMS
AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON ORDINANCE NO. 777,
UPDATING ORDINANCE NO. 725, SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSING BRUSH (STORAGE, COLLECTION
AND DISPOSAL OF BRUSH AND BULKY ITEMS OF SOLID WASTE REGULATIONS). [SHELBY] [06182019 –
SENT TO CITY ATTORNEY FOR
REVIEW AND POSSIBLE UPDATES; TABLED 07022019]
5. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020-636 SETTING A PROPOSED
TAX RATE; AND APPROVING DATES, TIMES AND A LOCATION FOR TWO PUBLIC HEARINGS ON
THE PROPOSED FY 2020-2021 BUDGET AND TAX RATE, AND A DATE FOR THE VOTE ON THE
ADOPTION OF THE 2020-2021 BUDGET AND APPROVAL OF A TAX RATE. [SAVAGE]
6. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020-637 AWARDING THE 2020 ANNUAL STREET MAINTENANCE
CONTRACT. – DUBLIN ROAD STREET REPAIRS AND LEWIS LANE CHANNEL IMPROVEMENTS.
7. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION 2020-638, PROVIDING FOR THE EXECUTION OF AN AGREEMENT
BETWEEN THE CITY OF PARKER AND SWAGIT PRODUCTIONS, LLC, SPECIALIZING IN
PROVIDING HANDS-FREE VIDEO STREAMING AND BROADCAST SOLUTIONS FOR LOCAL, STATE
AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS. [OLSON]
ACCEPTANCE OF DONATION(S)
FOR POLICE, FIRE, AND CITY STAFF DUE (Each valued at between $0 - $500). [PETTLE]
o 2020 0727 Grace Community Church, Flower Mound, TX, Prayer
Groups c/o Cara Howard donated snacks to the Parker Police Department
executive session START TO FINISH – Pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 551, Texas Government
Code the City Council may hold a closed meeting.
TO CLOSED EXECUTIVE SESSION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AUTHORITY CONTAINED IN:
Code Section 551.074 Personnel—To deliberate
the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or
dismissal of a public officer or employee.
Government Code Section 551.071(1)—Consultation with City Attorney
concerning Pending or Contemplated Litigation.
c. Government Code Section
551.071(2) – Consultation with Attorney on a matter in which the duty of the
attorney to the governmental body under the Texas Disciplinary Rules of
Professional Conduct of the State Bar of Texas Clearly conflicts with this
chapter (Open Meetings Act).
APPROPRIATE DELIBERATION AND/OR ACTION ON ANY OF THE EXECUTIVE SESSION SUBJECTS
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.
that this Notice of Meeting was posted on or before July 31, 2020 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.