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JULY 21, 2020 @ 7:00 P.M.
Considering the Governor’s executive order and the
recommendations by the Federal Government and Center for Disease Control
regarding social distancing, this meeting may be conducted tele-phonically.
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City Council Meeting July 21, 2020
Tue, Jul 21, 2020 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CDT)
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Notice is hereby given the City Council for
the City of Parker will meet in a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at
7:00 P.M. at the Parker City Hall, 5700 E. Parker Road, Parker, Texas, 75002.
send public comments to the City Secretary at PGrey@parkertexas.us . 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.
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 JUNE 16, 2020. [SCOTT GREY]
DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS - ANIMAL CONTROL (MAY), BUILDING/CODE (JUNE), COURT (JUNE), FINANCE (monthly financials) (JUNE), AND POLICE
3. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020-631, APPROVING A TERM CONTRACT FOR ROAD AND
HIGHWAY MATERIALS TO OLDCASTLE MATERIALS TEXAS, INC. [OLSON/SHELBY/MACHADO]
INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION ITEMS
4. DISCUSSION OF MAYOR'S APPROVAL OF
GATHERINGS OF GREATER THAN 10 PERSONS IN PARKER TEXAS AS AUTHORIZED BY
GOVERNOR'S ORDER. [PETTLE/SHELBY]
5. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020- 632, ADJUSTING THE SOLID WASTE COLLECTION RATES
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (CPI). [OLSON/SHELBY]
6. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION NO. 2020-633 AWARDING THE 2020 CENTRAL PUMP STATION/GROUND
STORAGE RESERVOIR & NTMWD METER STATION. [BIRKHOFF/MACHADO]
7. CONSIDERATION AND/OR ANY APPROPRIATE
ACTION ON RESOLUTION 2020-634, PROVIDING FOR THE EXECUTION OF AN AGREEMENT
BETWEEN THE CITY OF PARKER AND CFR SOLUTIONS, LLC, PROVIDING A CITY PHONE
SYSTEM REPLACEMENT SOLUTION. [OLSON]
(COMP) PLAN UPDATE [SMITH]
ACCEPTANCE OF DONATION(S)
FOR POLICE, FIRE, AND CITY STAFF DUE (Each valued at between $0 - $500). [PETTLE]
o 2020 0615 Daniel and
Morgan Rizzo and three of their seven children visited and donated water, Gatorade and snacks to the
Parker Police Department
o 2020 0619 April Loera donated water and snacks
o 2020 0619 Julie Jackson, Murphy, Texas, donated 350 N-95 masks from
Murphy Lowe’s Home Improvement
o 2020 0623 Louis Zettler, dropped off 12 sets of flowers for the staff and staff’s
o 2020 0629 Martha Bellens-Martin dropped off a thank you card and
donated a case of
water and several different snack items to the Police Department
o 2020 0714 Ken and Heidi Meixelsperger donated
Gatorade, cookies, candy bars and nuts
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.
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.
I certify that this Notice of Meeting was
posted on or before July 17, 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.