with possible action regarding the drainage issue at Mission Viejo
Condominiums located at 5500 McPherson Avenue. (Co-sponsored by Council Member Gene Belmares)
B.Request by Council Member Juan Ramirez
1.Discussion with possible action regarding mosquito
problem along Zacate Creek and the railroad tracks in District VIII.(Co-sponsored by Council Member Jose A.
2.Discussion with possible action regarding the
installation of a guard rail on the northwest side of the SanchezBridge. (Co-sponsored by Council Member Jose A. Valdez, Jr.)
3.Discussion with possible action on naming an
official mascot for the City of Laredo. (Co-sponsored by Council Member Jose A. Valdez,
4.Discussion with possible action on the removal of
the Zacate Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. (Co-sponsored by Council Member
Jose A. Valdez, Jr.)
to authorize the City Manager to enter into a contract with the Laredo
Chamber of Commerce to share in the cost of operation of the Laredo Trade and
TravelCenter, located in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, with an October 1, 2003 effective date.The total cost to the City of Laredo is $50,000.00.
to authorize the City Manager to amend the contract with Interlex
Advertising, L.L.C., for marketing and promotional efforts, including the
development of a media plan to promote the City of Laredo in the major market areas of the United States and Mexico, and to increase the $159,000.00 original contract
to $800,000.00.Amendment includes all
expenditures incurred as of July 7, 2003, through the present.
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.
This notice was posted at the Municipal Government
Houston Street, Laredo, Texas, at a place convenient and readily accessible to
the public at all times. Said notice was posted on Friday, October 31, 2003 at