Ranger City Meeting June 14

Notice is hereby given that a Regular Meeting of the Governing Body of the City of Ranger, Texas will be held on Monday June 14, 2010 at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall, 400 West Main Street, Ranger, Texas. The following subjects will be discussed, to wit:

Agenda Item 01: Call to Order- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 02: Roll Call- City Secretary

Agenda Item 03: Citizen’s Presentation- At this time, anyone on the list will be allowed to speak on any matter other than personnel matters or matters under litigation, for a length of time not to exceed THREE minutes.  No Council/Board discussion or action may take place on a matter until such matter has been placed on an agenda and posted in accordance with law

Agenda Item 04: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning the resurfacing of the street in front of the Administration Buildings at the Ranger College subject to approval from County Commissioner Norman Christians request from the County Commissioners Court- Commissioner Gerdes

Agenda Item 05: Discussion/Approval with possible action to hear comments from Doctor Bill Campion, President of Ranger College- Doctor Bill Campion

Agenda Item 06: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning a request to install a handicap ramp at 123 North Rusk Street- Ms. Pat Gholke

Agenda Item 07: Discussion/Approval with possible action to send Mr. Tim Huckaby, Mr. Bobby Walston and Mr. Greg Martinez to the Texas Excavation Safety System class in Stephenville, Texas on June 22, 2010- Public Works Supervisor

Agenda Item 08: Discussion/Approval with possible action to send Mr. Wayne Buffington to the Basic Animal Control Officer Training class in Fort Worth, Texas from July 20 through July 21, 2010- Public Works Supervisor

Agenda Item 09: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning the temporary closure of Walnut Street beside the Little League Field from June 25 through June 26, 2010 for Little League Tournament- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 10: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning the temporary closure of Walnut Street beside the Little League Field from July 12 through July 16, 2010 for Little League Tournament- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 11: Discussion/Approval with possible action to give the old City Street signs to the Ranger Citizens Task Force for recycling and for the money to go for the purchase of new street signs- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 12: Discussion/Approval with possible action to transfer funds from the Street Sign Account to the Library Account to purchase 28 street signs- City Secretary

Agenda Item 13: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning a Participatory Audit of Oncor Franchise Fees- Commissioner Gerdes

Agenda Item 14: Discussion/Approval with possible action concerning Resolution No. 2010-06-14-A, A Resolution authorizing continued participation with the Steering

Committee of Cities served by Oncor; and authorizing the payment of 10 cents per capita to the Steering Committee to fund regulatory and related activities related to Oncor Electric Delivery Company, LLC- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 15: Discussion/Approval with possible action to revise the City of Ranger Personnel Manual- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 16: Department Reports:
Finance Report- (Account balances, amount of approved bills, and amount of bills to be approved)
Fire/EMS Report- (Patient Disposition Report and Amount of money collected by Intermedix)
Library Report- (Finances of Library, Usage Statistics by patrons, computer users, audio/video resources checked-out, books checked-out and reference questions)
REDC Report- (Finances of REDC)
Municipal Court Report- (Monthly Court Report- New cases filed, Dispositions prior to trial, Dispositions at trial, Cases Dismissed, Community Service ordered, Cases appealed, Juvenile/Minor activity, Parent contributing to Nonattendance, Safety Responsibility and DL Suspension Hearings held, Search Warrants issued, Magistrate Warnings issued, Emergency Mental Health Hearing, Magistrate Order of Protection, and Total revenue)
Police Department Report- (Monthly Police Report- Number and type of Arrests, Number and type of Citations, Number of Calls for Service, Assisting other Agencies)
Animal Control Report- (Monthly Report- Total Calls, Pound fee’s collected, Animal food costs, Number of strays, Deceased animals, Skunks, Snakes, other Wild Animals, Possible Rabid Animals, Animal Bites, Sick or Injured Animals, Quarantines, Specimens sent to lab, Animals Euthanized, Citations Issued, Warnings Issued, Number of Animals released back to owners, Animals Adopted, Animals remaining in Animal Control Shelter)
Public Works Report- (Monthly Department Report- Sewer stoppages, Water Leaks, Sewer Taps, Water Taps, Meters pulled, Status of Equipment, Status of Roadwork, Status of Clean-up, Status of personnel)
Airport Report- (Quarterly Report only)

Agenda Item 17: Discussion/Approval with possible action to accept the proposed Annual Budget for the Fiscal Year 2010/2011- Mayor Green
Agenda Item 18: Discussion/Approval of the bills- Mayor Green

Agenda Item 19: Adjournment

I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that the above notice of meeting of the Governing Body of the City of Ranger is a true and correct copy of said notice on the bulletin board at the City Hall of the City of Ranger, a place convenient and readily available to the general public at all times, and notice was posted by 5:30 p.m., June 11, 2010 and remained posted for 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of the meeting.

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Troy E. Emery, Ranger City Secretary

The City council reserves the right to convene into Executive Session concerning any of the items listed on this agenda under the authority of the Mayor, whenever it is considered necessary and legally justified under the Open Meetings Act.

Section 551.071 – Consultations with Attorney
Section 551.072 – Deliberations about Real Property
Section 551.0725 – Deliberation by Certain Commissioners Courts about Contract Being Negotiated
Section 551.073 – Deliberation Regarding Gifts and Donations
Section 551.074 – Personnel Matters
Section 551.0745 – Deliberations by Commissioners Court about County Advisory Body
Section 551.076 – Deliberations Regarding Security Devices or Security Audits: Closed Meeting
Section 551.087 – Deliberation Regarding Economic Development Negotiations