CITY OF LAREDO

CITY COUNCIL MEETING

A-2002-R-014

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

1110 HOUSTON STREET

LAREDO, TEXAS 78040

JULY 15, 2002

5:30 P.M.

 

DISABILITY ACCESS STATEMENT

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aid or services are requested to contact Gustavo Guevara, City Secretary at (956) 791-7308 at least two working days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  The accessible entrance and accessible parking spaces are located at City Hall, 1100 Victoria Ave.

 

Out of consideration for all attendees of the City Council meetings, please turn off all cellular phones and pagers, or place on inaudible signal.  Thank you for your consideration.

 

 

 I.         CALL TO ORDER

 

II.         PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

III.        ROLL CALL

 

IV.       MINUTES

 

Approval of the minutes of June 3, 2002.

 

V.        COMMUNICATIONS AND RECOGNITIONS

 

Announcements

 

Invitations

 

Recognitions

 

Communiqués

 

VI.       APPOINTMENTS TO COMMISSIONS, BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

           

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VII.      PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

1.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget by appropriating current seized revenues and expenditures in the amount of $156,000.00 in the Laredo Police Department Trust Fund.  Funding will be used to purchase capital outlay equipment.  Items include the mobile command center, inventory tracker, and the security system in all substations and improvements to the Laredo Police Department Annex (Building 60) at the Laredo International Airport.  

           

2.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget by appropriating current seized revenues and expenditures in the amount of $122,000.00 in the Laredo Police Department Trust Fund.  Funding will be used to pay for a detailed study to improve overall radio communication city-wide and to ensure that this system is compatible with the Mobile Data Terminals being acquired by the Laredo Police Department.  Funding is available in the Laredo Police Department Trust Fund. 

          

3.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending sections of the Laredo Land Development Code pertaining to Floodplain Management Standards, specifically Section 24-69, Flood Hazard District; and Appendix A, Definitions.  The Planning and Zoning Commission has recommended approval of the proposed ordinance amendment.

 

4.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to accept and execute all documentation from the Texas Department of Health for the “Los Dos Laredos” Binational Neural Tube Defects (NTD) Pilot Project of the City of Laredo Health Department in the amount of $43,532.00 in additional funds for the period beginning April 1, 2002 through March 31, 2003, and amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 budget in the same amount.

 

5.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget by appropriating additional funds in the amount of $5,394.00 from the Texas Department of Health for the Comprehensive Public Health Services Program of the City of Laredo Health Department for the period beginning September 1, 2001, through August 31, 2002; and authorizing the City Manager to amend the City of Laredo’s full-time equivalent positions by creating one Clerk II position.

 

6.         Public hearing and introductory ordinance accepting a grant awarded by the South Texas Development Council in the amount of $27,100.00 and amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget for the NPDES Fund by appropriating said grant revenue to the appropriate expenditure accounts.  The grant monies will be used for the Used Oil Recycling Program.

 

VIII.     GENERAL COUNCIL DISCUSSIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

7.         A.        Request by Council Member Hector J. Garcia

1.      Discussion with possible action on the paving of the 100-800 blocks of South Ejido Street and 3400 block of Pecan Street.

 

B.        Request by Council Member John C. Galo

1.      Staff report on the opening of Bartlett at Market, with possible action.

2.      Staff report on the progress of the code enforcement effort in the Santa Rita Subdivision, with possible action.

3.      Staff report on all City owned properties on the former Air Force Base including properties for rent, properties rented, lease terms, improvements, parks and size of lots, with possible action.

4.      Staff report on traffic plans through the former Air Force Base, with possible action.

 

C.        Request by Council Member Gene Belmares

1.      Status report on the speed hump study for Orange Blossom, with possible action.

2.      Status report on the widening of Del Mar Boulevard, with possible action.

3.      Status report on truck traffic enforcement by Police Department on Del Mar Boulevard.

 

D.        Request by Council Member Jose A. Valdez, Jr.

1.      Discussion with possible action regarding changes to the Priority Procedures for the Mayor and City Council.

 

E.        Request by Council Member Juan Ramirez

1.      Discussion with possible action on establishing an ordinance or franchise fee on the export of vehicles to Mexico.

2.      Discussion with possible action on placing a storm sewer on the corner of Lee and Garcia Street.

3.      Discussion with possible action on the flooding situation at the intersection of Vidaurri and Sanchez.

4.      Status report on the sidewalks in the San Francisco neighborhood.

         

(Recess)

(Press Availability)

 

IX.       INTRODUCTORY ORDINANCES

 

8.         Authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease with SER Jobs for Progress Southwest Texas, Inc., for approximately 6,102 square feet of office space constituting Suites 9 and 10 in Building No. 134 located at 4603 Maher Avenue at the Laredo International Airport.  Lease term is for two (2) years commencing on December 1, 2001 and ending on November 30, 2003, and lease may be terminated by either party upon giving a ninety (90) day written notice from the party terminating to the other.  Monthly rent shall be $5,800.00 commencing on December 1, 2001 and ending on November 30, 2002 and monthly rent shall be $6,245.00 commencing on December 1, 2002 and ending on November 30, 2003; providing for an effective date.

 

9.         Amending Chapter XI, Truck Traffic Division 2, Truck Routes, Section 19-410 Truck Routes Designated, of Chapter 19, of the City of Laredo Code of Ordinances by deleting Jefferson Street (Westbound only) as a truck route between IH 35 and Santa Isabel Avenue and providing for publication and effective date.

 

10.       Authorizing the City Manager to execute all necessary documents to effectively convey title to the State of Texas, the “Surface Only” of 0.33 of an acre, more or less, parcel of land, and 0.48 of an acre, more or less, parcel of land, both for the construction of an acceleration lane to and a deceleration lane from Loop 20 onto and from Jacaman Road.  Said land parcels being generally described below and more particularly described by metes and bounds on attached Exhibits “A” & “B” and providing for an effective date.

Parcel 1- Being a tract of land containing 0.33 acres, more or less, a part of Survey 1022, Abstract 654, R.S. Ramsey Original Grantee, in Webb County, Texas; being a part of that certain tract called to contain 1,342.47 acres, described in Warranty Deed dated July 10, 1992, and recorded in Volume 47, Pages 418-42, of the Official Public Records of Webb County, out of a 9.37 acre tract dedicated to the City of Laredo, Texas on September 6, 2001 recorded in Vol. 1099, Pgs. 633-643, of the Deed Records of Webb County, Texas.

Parcel 2-Being a tract of land containing 0.48 acres, more or less, a part of Survey 1022, Abstract 654, R.S. Original Grantee, in Webb County, Texas; being a part of that certain tract called to contain 1,342.47 acres, described in Warranty Deed dated July 10, 1992, and recorded in Volume 47, Pages 418-42 of the Official Public Records of Webb County, out of a 9.37 acre tract dedicated to the City of Laredo, Texas on September 6, 2001, recorded in Vol. 1099, Pgs, 633-643 of the Deed Records of Webb County, Texas.


 

X.        FINAL READING OF ORDINANCES 

 

11.  2002-O-132       An Ordinance Amending Chapter 30 of the Code of Ordinance of the City Of Laredo, Texas to include Section 30-4 Credit Card Payment Processing Fee to establish a credit card payment-processing fee for the payment of property taxes.  The fee will be based on the amount of the payment processed and will be equal to 1.8% of the amount of the transaction; providing for publication and effective date.  (As Amended) 

 

2002-O-142   Amending the Zoning Ordinance (Map) of the City of Laredo by authorizing the issuance of a Special Use Permit to East Country Limited for a mini-storage facility on 3.8955 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit “A”, located at the 3500 Block of Del Mar Blvd.; providing for publication and effective date. 

 

2002-O-143   Amending the City of Laredo Code of Ordinances, Chapter 15, Health and Sanitation, Article VI, Tattoo and Body Piercing, providing definitions, establishing a tattoo and body piercing permit program; providing for exemption from requirements, terms of permits, terms of renewal, terms of denial, and terms of suspension or revocation; providing for injunctive relief and severability; authorizing fee of $100.00 for tattoo or body piercing permits; and $200.00 for a combined studio permit for issuance or annual renewal of permits, and a $10.00 fee for replacement; authorizing a penalty for violation of this Ordinance; providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-144   Amending Ordinance No. 97-O-114 authorizing the City of Laredo Health Department to increase the fee from $10.00 to $20.00 per person not registered in a clinic as Health Department patients for phlebotomy services at the Health Department Laboratory; and providing for publication and effective date.

           

2002-O-145   Amending Chapter 15, Health and Sanitation, of the City of Laredo Code of Ordinances by amending Article VII, Swimming Pool Permit, providing definitions; establishing a swimming pool permit, terms of swimming pool permit, establishing authority to inspect swimming pools, authorizing a fee of $100 for issuance or renewal of a swimming pool permit, authorizing a fee of $10 for issuance of duplicate permits; terms of renewal, terms of denial, and terms of suspension or revocation; providing a waiver of permit fee to the City of Laredo Parks and Recreation Department; providing for injunctive relief and severability; authorizing a penalty for violation of this Ordinance; and providing for publication and effective date. (As amended)

 

2002-O-146   Amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget by appropriating additional funds in the amount of $212,470.00 from the Texas Department of Health for the HIV/AIDS Ryan White Project of the City of Laredo Health Department and extending the grant period from April 1, 2002 through August 31, 2002 to April 1, 2002 through March 31, 2003.

           

2002-O-147   Amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 annual budget by appropriating revenues in the amount of $39,337.00 in additional funds for the HIV/AIDS Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS Project of the City of Laredo Health Department to extend the program period from February 1, 2002, through August 31, 2002, to February 1, 2002, through January 31, 2003.

 

2002-O-148   Amending Section 13-21    definitions, Article II (Food Products Establishments) Division 1 (Generally) of Chapter 13 (Food and Food Products) of the Code of Ordinances to revise the definition of a food products establishment, providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-149   Amending Section 13-39, (Fees) of Division 2, License of Article II (Food Products Establishments) of Chapter 13 (Food and Food Products) of the City of Laredo Code of Ordinances to increase the annual license fee to be paid by a food establishment, which will continue to be based on the number of employees per establishment.  Establishing a fee of $50.00 for a new food establishment application and fee of $25.00 for request for inspection services, providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-150   Amending the City of Laredo Code of Ordinances, Section 13-81 (Fees) of Article IV, Permitting of Food Service Operator, Chapter 13, Food and Food Products to raise the fee of ten ($10.00) to thirty ($30.00) for a Food Service Operator Permit; providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-151   Authorizing the City Manager to accept a reimbursement from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the amount of $19,717.00 for overtime expenses and amend the City of Laredo’s FY 2001-2002 annual budget in the amount of $19,717.00 to fund the Laredo Border Region Violent Crime Task Force (LBRVCTF).  The Laredo Police Department will assign one Investigator and one Police Officer to the Task Force.  Reimbursement of overtime expenses will commence on October 1, 2001 through September 30, 2002.

 

2002-O-152   Amending Ordinance No. 90-O-177 by increasing the fee of $8.00 to $15.00 per sample for the bacteriological analysis of water and allowing for a waiver of the fee to the Health Department; and providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-153   Amending the Laredo Code of Ordinances, Chapter 2 (Administration) Article I (In General) Section 2-3 (Fees for City Services) Subsection (b), increasing the fee for certified birth certificates from $11.00 to $13.00 to include an administrative fee; providing for severability; and providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-154   The Laredo Code of Ordinances, Section 13-58(e) (Issuance of Food Handler’s Certificates) of Division 3 (Employees) of Article II (Food Products Establishments) of Chapter 13, Food and Food Products to raise the annual fee of $8.50 to $20.00 for a Food Handler Certificate, and establish a fee of five dollars ($5.00) for a duplicate Food Handler Certificate, and extend the effective period from one (1) year to two (2) years, providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-155   Authorizing the City Manager to accept and execute all documentation from the Texas Department of Health for the Bio-Terrorism Preparedness Program of the City of Laredo Health Department in the amount of $411,076.00 in additional funds for the period beginning June 1, 2002, through August 31, 2003, and amending the City of Laredo FY 2001-2002 budget in the same amount; and authorizing the City Manager to amend the City of Laredo’s full-time equivalent positions by creating 1 – Senior Epidemiologist; 1 – Public Health Technician; 2 – Registered Nurse II; 1.25 – Sanitarians; and 1 – Health Educator, which will be funded by this grant, and will serve Webb, Duval, Zapata and Jim Hogg Counties.

 

2002-O-156   Amending the City of Laredo’s FY 2001-2002 annual budget in the Capital Improvements Fund by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the amount of $80,000.00 which are being donated by Paul Young Properties, LTD., to fund the installation and activation of a traffic signal on U.S. Highway 59 at Casa Blanca Road and the entrance to Paul Young Auto Mall, and authorizing the City Manager to implement said budget.

 

2002-O-157   Authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease with Webb County for approximately 380 square feet of office space constituting Suite No. 9 of Building No.  S-1 located at 1718 E. Calton Road at the Laredo International Airport.  Lease term is for one (1) year commencing on March 1, 2002 and ending on February 28, 2003 and may be extended for one (1) year ending February 29, 2004.  Monthly rent shall be $494.00 and will be adjusted annually during the primary and extension term of this lease according to changes in the Consumer Price Index; providing for publication and effective date.

 

2002-O-158   Authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease between the City of Laredo Airport Fund, as Lessor, and the City of Laredo Environmental Department, as Lessee, for approximately 400 square feet constituting Suite No. 8 of Building No.  S-1 located at 1718 E. Calton Road at the Laredo International Airport.  Lease term is for six (6) months commencing on April 1, 2002 and ending on September 30, 2002.  Monthly rent shall be $520.00; providing for an effective date.

 

2002-O-159   Authorizing the City Manager to execute all necessary documents to effectively convey a 3,382.41 sq. ft. parcel of land to AEP/Central Power and Light Company, as an easement, for the installation of certain underground electric service facilities to serve the premises at 6415 Sinatra Parkway in Laredo, Texas.  Said 3,382.41 square foot parcel being out of and a part of Lot 4, Block 2, Jacaman Ranch, Unit 3, Laredo Entertainment Center Subdivision, City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas; being generally described below, and more particularly described by metes and bounds on attached Exhibit “A”, and providing for an effective date.  Being a CP&L Easement containing 3,382.41sq.  ft. (0.0776 of an acre) of land, more or less, being out of and a part of Lot No. 4, Block No. 2, Jacaman Ranch, Unit 3, Laredo Entertainment Center Subdivision, recorded in Volume 21, Page 68, Plat Records of Webb County, Texas.

 

2002-O-160   Authorizing the City Manager to execute all necessary documents to effectively convey fee simple title to Mary Furrh Gomez, Rafael Gomez and Molly E. Gomez, for the “Surface Only” of certain City property being generally described as those former street sections being Mendiola Avenue between Palo Blanco & Bayard Streets excluding the intersections and that former street section being Thurman Street between Tapeyste & Mendiola Avenues, provided that the City of Laredo retains a 40 foot-wide Sanitary Sewer Easement on that section of Mendiola Avenue between Palo Blanco & Thurman Streets.  All said former street sections situated in the Eastern Division, City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas; being generally described on the attached excerpt of a City plat and providing for an effective date.

 

2002-O-161   Authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease renewal with United Exports Trading Association (U.E.T.A.) of Texas, Inc. for approximately 2,526 square feet out of Lot 10, Block 22, in the Western Division, City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas, lying Northeast of the concrete pavement connecting Salinas Street with Water Street.

1.      Lease term is for one (1) year commencing on April 1, 2002 and ending March 31, 2003.

2.      Monthly rent will be $720.00

3.      City of Laredo may terminate this lease within ninety (90) days written notice. 

 

XI.       RESOLUTIONS

 

12.  2002-R-060        Appointing John C. Galo, Council Member for District III of the City of Laredo to serve as a director for the Southwest Texas Rain Enhancement Association Board of Directors.

 

13.  2002-R-061        Ratifying the City Manager’s submittal of a grant proposal to the Environmental Protection Agency in the amount of $115,000.00 to provide for a Vulnerability Assessment of the water and wastewater infrastructure security.

 

14.  2002-R-062        Authorizing the use of surplus proceeds from the City of Laredo - Contractual Obligations, Series 97-B Certificate of Obligation, in the amount of $12,210.00, for the purchase of additional security system equipment for the City Hall building; and authorizing change order no. 1 to AET, Inc., Laredo, Texas, for the purchase and installation of this security equipment at the City Hall building. 

 

15.  2002-R-063        Authorizing the City Manager to enter into an agreement between the City of Laredo Fire Department Emergency Medical Services and Laredo Community College to provide a program of clinical education or field work experience at the agency for its Health Science students.

 

16.  2002-R-064        Authorizing the City Manager to submit a grant application to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for consideration of the Texas Recreation and Parks Account Grant Program for the development of the Northwest Recreation Center in the estimated project amount of $1,550,000.00 with the maximum grant amount of $750,000.00 and local matching funds of $800,000.00 dedicated for permanent public park and recreation use and certifying that the City of Laredo is eligible to receive program assistance and further authorize the City Manager to execute any and all documents pertaining to and resulting from this submission.

 

XII.      MOTIONS

 

17.       Authorizing the award of a contract in the amount of $40,983.00 to A & R Consulting for the ADA Paratransit Plan Update for Laredo, TX.  Funding for this project is available in the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) account from Federal Planning Grant (PL112) funds.

 

18.       Consideration for approval to place the Laredo Entertainment Center Marquee in the public right-of-way.  The location will be the southwest corner clip at Jacaman Road and Bob Bullock Loop.

 

19.       Consideration for approval of amendment no. 1 an increase of $35,700.00 to the professional services contract with Design Group International, Laredo, Texas, for the roofing improvements for the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge Toll Plaza Facility and for the design of interior improvements to the Bridge II building.  Funding is available in the Toll Plaza Improvements.

 

20.       Consideration for approval to award a professional services contract to Arcadis, Laredo, Texas, for an amount not to exceed $20,000.00 for a feasibility study to include a Phase I market study and user forecast for a water park.  Funding is available in the Capital Improvements Fund- Water Park Study Project.

 

21.       Consideration to authorize the City Manager to sell two (2) surplus ambulances to our Sister City Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, in the amount of $7,000.00 each and to donate two (2) unsalvageable vehicles.

 

22.       Approving the submission of the 2002 Consolidated Plan to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in request for funding through the 28th Action Year Community Development Block Grant  Program (CDBG) in the amount of $4,367,000.00; the 2002 HOME Investment Partnership Program in the amount of $1,500,000.00; and the 2002 Emergency Shelter Grant Program (ESG) in the amount of $153,000.00 and authorizing the City Manager to execute all documents as a result of the Plan’s submission.

 

23.       Consideration to award contract number FY 02-112, a twelve-month office supply contract to the low bidders, Executive Office Supply, Laredo, Texas, and Patria Office Supply, Laredo, TX, for providing general office supplies for all City departments.  The term of this contract is for a twelve-month period with an option to extend for one additional year.  This contract is based on the lowest cost format utilizing a published price for City orders.  Departments will be able to order from the vendor’s general catalogues.  Funding is available in the office supply line item budgets for the respective departments.

 

24.       Refund of property tax to the following taxpayers and companies:

 

a.      A refund in the amount of $536.83 payable to Ronny Salamon due to an over-payment for the 1999 taxes.  Account #923-00015-286 (A02-0315 GF)

b.      A refund in the amount of $554.08 payable to Lawrence Phillip Wildenborg & Antonieta due to an overpayment for the 1998 taxes.  (A02-0315 GF) Account #923-00015-282.

c.      A refund in the amount of $545.35 payable to Transamerica Refunds Dept. due to a double payment for the 2000 taxes.  Account #969-30009-280.  (A02-0319 GF)

d.      A refund in the amount of $670.05 payable to Aladar Deutsch due to a double payment for the 1998 tax.  Account #965-10010-002.  (A02-0319 FG).  Account #965-10010-002.  (A02-0319 GF).

e.      A refund in the amount of $621.83 payable to Countrywide Home Loans due to a double payment for the 2001 tax year.  Account #965-20006-032.

f.        A refund in the amount of $1,004.94 payable to IBOC-McAllen due to a double payment by the mortgage bank and the homeowner.  Account #437-00697-010.

g.      A refund in the amount of $3,903.42 payable to IBOC-McAllen due to a quadruple over payment on account #551-01362-090 by homeowner and mortgage bank.

h.      A refund in the amount of $1,398.50 payable to IBOC-McAllen due to an over payment on account #660-01812-100 by homeowner and mortgage bank.

i.        A refund in the amount of $525.35 payable to Laura M. Rodriguez due to a double payment by the mortgage & title companies on account #909-00024-465.

j.         A refund in the amount of $995.88 payable to Washington Mutual.  Account #969-30003-050 was paid in error.

k.      A refund in the amount of $2,639.65 payable to Marcela Canales due to an over payment on account #909-00046-330 by mortgage company and homeowner.

l.         A refund in the amount of $1,339.40 payable to IBOC-McAllen due to a double payment on account #970-50006-080 by the mortgage bank.

m.    A refund in the amount of $743.27 payable to Washington Mutual due to an over payment on account #989-30001-010 by two mortgage companies.

n.      A refund in the amount of $553.71 payable to Laredo Teacher's Credit Union due to a double over payment by two mortgage banks on acct. #970-10005-200.

o.      A refund in the amount of $614.46 payable to IBOC-McAllen due to an over payment on account #970-00004-097 by homeowner and mortgage bank.

p.      A refund in the amount of $668.79 payable to Midland Mortgage Co., due to a triple over payment by homeowner and mortgage company.  Account #553-01474-020.

 

25.       Approving monthly adjustments to the tax roll. The amount to be adjusted for the month of June 2002 represents an increase in levy of $24,048.05.  These adjustments are determined by Webb County Appraisal District and court orders.

 

26.       Consideration to authorize the purchase of two, diesel engine driven electric generators through the Houston Galveston Area Council of Governments (HGAC) – Cooperative Purchasing Program in the total amount of $42,025.80.  These backup power generators will be installed at Fire Stations no. 1 and no. 8.  Funding is available from 2002 PPFCO contractual obligation bond proceeds.

                       

27.       Consideration to award contract number FY 02-121, to the SOLE BIDDER, Zertuche Construction, LLC, Laredo, Texas, in the amount of $56,625.00, for roof repairs to Building 60 on the Laredo International Airport property.  With the recent rains, the roof has collapsed and immediate repairs are needed to prevent any interior damage.  This building is being leased by the Police Department.  Funding is available in the Police Trust Fund. 

 

28.       Consideration to approve an agreement with Graphitiks Advertising Design, Inc. Laredo, Texas, to design, produce, sell advertising and print the 2003 Laredo/Nuevo Laredo Official Visitors Guide. Graphitiks will print, at no cost to the City of Laredo, 120,000 copies of the guide which is a 76-page full color magazine featuring “Los Dos Laredos.” The Guide will be produced under the direction of the Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau relative to style, design and editorial content.

 

XIII.     STAFF REPORTS

 

29.       Status report on the selection process of the Associate Municipal Court Judge.

 

XIV.     EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

The City Council hereby reserves the right to go into executive session at any time during this public meeting, if such is requested by the City Attorney or other legal counsel for the City, pursuant to his or her duty under Section 551.071(2) of the Government Code, to consult privately with his or her client on an item on the agenda, or on a matter arising out of such item.

 

XV.      RECESS AND CONVENE AS THE LAREDO MUNICIPAL HOUSING CORPORATION

 

30.       Consideration to enter into an agreement with Ana Ochoa, Licensed Real Estate Broker, to provide leasing services under the Noise Abatement Program.  Commission will be based on one month’s rent of the home rented.  Funding is available in the Noise Abatement Program Fund.

 

XVI.   ADJOURNMENT

 

This notice was posted at the Municipal Government Offices, 1110 Houston Street, Laredo, Texas, at a place convenient and readily accessible to the public at all times.  Said notice was posted on July 12, 2002 at 6:00 p.m.

 

 

                                                _____________________

Gustavo Guevara, Jr.

                                                                        City Secretary[fp1] 


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