CITY OF LAREDO

CITY COUNCIL MEETING

A-2006-R-10

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

1110 HOUSTON STREET

LAREDO, TEXAS 78040

May 15, 2006

5:30 P.M.

 

DISABILITY ACCESS STATEMENT

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I.                    CALL TO ORDER

 

II.                  PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

III.                ROLL CALL

 

IV.               MINUTES

 

 Approval of the minutes of February 21, 2006 and March 6, 2006.

 

V.                 COMMUNICATIONS AND RECOGNITIONS

 

Announcements

           

Invitations

a.      Invitation by the Laredo Broncos Baseball Club to their Inaugural 2006 Baseball Season.

 

Recognitions

b.      Recognition of Mayor Elizabeth G. Flores.

c.      Acknowledgement of appointees to boards, committees, and commissions by Mayor Elizabeth G. Flores.

d.      Recognition of the appointees for District I, by Council Member Alfredo Agredano.

e.      Recognition of Blas Jasso, of the Laredo Convention and Visitors Bureau, on his selection as April 2006 Employee of the Month.

 

 

 

Communiqués

a.      Mayor Elizabeth G. Flores reports on the City of Laredo Utilities Department.

 

VI.               APPOINTMENTS TO COMMISSIONS, BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

a.      Confirmation of Eva Montoya to the Housing Finance Corporation Board.

 

VII.             PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

1.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending Ordinance No. 2005-O-121 authorizing the issuance of a Conditional Use Permit for inventory storage on Lots 1 and 3, Block 992, Western Division, located at 3902 Main Avenue, by removing the term limit restriction of the permit.  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the conditional use permit.                     

 

2.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lot 1, Block 1490, Eastern Division, located at 2501 Market Street, from R-3 (Mixed Residential District) to B-1 (Limited Commercial District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the zone change. 

 

3.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by authorizing a Conditional Use Permit for sale and outdoor storage of commercial metal racks on the Lots 6, 8 and 10, Block 1030, Western Division, located at 4102 Santa Maria Avenue.  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the conditional use permit.    

 

4.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by rezoning 11.96 acres, as further described by metes and bounds in attached Exhibit "A", located at the southwest corner of F.M. 1472 and Trade Center Boulevard, from AG (Agricultural District) to M-1 (Light Manufacturing District). The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the zone change.

 

5.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lot 1, Block 5, Las Flores Subdivision Phase 2, located at 211 Floral Boulevard, from R-2 (Multi-Family Residential District) to B-1 (Limited Commercial District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the zone change.        

 

6.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by rezoning Lot 4, Block 1694, Eastern Division, located at 2819 Clark Boulevard, from R-3 (Mixed Residential District) to B-1 (Limited Commercial District).  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the zone change. 

 

7.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance Map of the City of Laredo by authorizing a Conditional Use Permit for a bus terminal on Lot 10, Block 176, Western Division, located at 1102 Santa Ursula Avenue. The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended denial of the conditional use permit. 

 

8.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the City of Laredo’s Land Development Code, Article IV, Section 24.63.2, entitled Permitted Land Uses, and Appendix A, by establishing and defining shooting range (indoor) in specific zoning districts; providing for publication and effective date.  The Planning and Zoning Commission recommended approval of the proposed ordinance amendment.

 

9.          Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the issuance of City of Laredo, Texas Waterworks and Sewer System Revenue Bonds, Series 2006, in the estimated amount of $13,975,000.00 for the purpose of improving and extending the City’s combined Waterworks System and Sewer System, approving an official statement, authorizing the execution of a purchase contract, making provisions for the security thereof; and authorizing amendment to the City’s budget to appropriate such proceeds for purposes authorized herein, and ordaining other matters relating to the subject.

 

10.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the issuance of City of Laredo, Texas Combination Tax and Revenue Certificates of Obligation, Series 2006 in the estimated amount of $17,370,000.00 for paying all or a portion for the City’s Contractual Obligations for the purpose of constructing and equipping Police and Fire Department improvements for substations, a training center and headquarters building, constructing, improving, repairing and extending city streets, and providing for road improvements for Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) projects including the West Laredo Corridor Project, Cuatro Vientos Project, US 83 Project and other related road improvements, together with drainage improvements and traffic and signal equipment and improvements, constructing and equipping improvements to the City’s health complex, branch library, and municipal parks and for the payment of legal, fiscal, and engineering fees in connection with such projects; approving an official statement, authorizing the execution of a purchase contract, making provisions for the security thereof; and authorizing amendment to the City’s Budget to appropriate such proceeds for purposes authorized herein, and ordaining other matters relating to the subject. 

 

11.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the issuance of City of Laredo, Texas General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2006, in the estimated amount of $18,245,000.00 for the purpose of refunding general Obligation Bonds; approving an Official Statement; authorizing the execution of a purchase agreement and an Escrow Agreement; making provisions for the security thereof; and authorizing amendment to the City’s Budget to appropriate such proceeds for the purposes authorized herein; and ordaining other matters relating to the subject.

 

12.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance amending the Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Annual Operating Budget Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Program approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the State of Texas in the sum of $73,230.00.  This will fund a project that will develop a comprehensive hazard Mitigation Action Plan for the City of Laredo.

 

13.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to accept the Universal Service Program grant from the Schools & Libraries Division / Universal Services Administrative Company / Federal Communications Commission in the amount of $566,169.55 with the City designating $83,423.85 in matching funds, which includes $69,976.00 (11% matching funds required) and $13,447.85 to cover non-funded needed items for a total of $649,593.40 for multi-year E-Rate discounts and communication and technology infrastructure enhancements and to appropriate said funds in the Friends of the Library Fund, and extending the contract previously awarded to Avnet Enterprise Solutions now doing business as Calence to September 30, 2006.

 

14.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to accept an $89,734.00 donation from the BP Newman Investment Co. / Peggy Newman for the purchase of playground amenities and a shade structure to be installed at El Eden / Newman Park and amend the City of Laredo Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Capital Improvement Fund by appropriating revenues and expenditures in the form of a donation in the amount of $89,734.00 for said purchase.

 

15.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to amend the lease agreement between the City of Laredo and the Laredo Center for the Arts dated November 27, 1996 to provide for additional lease space, suite B and D at El Mercado in the amount of 1,342 sq. ft. for an increase of lease space totaling 15,035.20 sq. ft. Special use days of the 2nd floor mezzanine have also been designated for city use as part of this lease amendment.

 

16.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to enter into an agreement with the Laredo Housing Authority in the amount of $58,600.00 and amending the City of Laredo Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Annual Budget by the same amount.  The agreement’s purpose is to reimburse costs for overtime incurred by the Laredo Police Department officers in providing resources for the Weed and Seed Community Building Program.  The term of this agreement is from April 4, 2006 through December 31, 2006.  

 

17.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to accept a grant from the State of Texas Division of Emergency Management in the amount of $49,979.00 and amending the City of Laredo Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Annual Budget in the same amount.  This grant will be for bomb detection and deterrence equipment and is offered under the United States Department of Homeland Security Fiscal Year 2005 Buffer Zone Protection Plan Program.  The terms of this grant agreement will be from April 1, 2005January 31, 2007.

 

18.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to accept and execute the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Grant, Section 5307, TX-90-X706, in the amount of $3,778,375.00 for Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006; and amend the Transit System’s Operating Budget by increasing the Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 FTA Operating Grant contribution from $2,943,542.00 to $3,778,375.00 and decreasing the Transit sales tax match for operating expenses from $5,590,646.00 to $4,955,813.00 and increasing the CNG fuel expense by $200,000.00 and providing for grant funds to be deposited in the City of Laredo Transit Fund.

 

19.      Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to amend the Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Colonias Construction grant fund to appropriate revenues and expenditures, provided by Webb County, in the amount of $500,000.00 for construction of wastewater lines at Colonia Tanquecitos.

 

20.       Public hearing and introductory ordinance authorizing the City Manager to execute the U.S. Highway 83 and Southgate Boulevard proposed Sanitary Sewer Reimbursement Agreement with 3 applicants, who are named in the agreement, to provide for possible reimbursement of part of the costs incurred by the applicants, in constructing a 21-inch sanitary sewer line in south Laredo from Southgate Boulevard to the Chacon Creek interceptor.

 

(Recess)

(Press Availability)

 

VIII.           INTRODUCTORY ORDINANCES

 

21.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease with Aero Center, Inc., for approximately 416 square feet constituting Building No. 168 located at 5103 Maher Avenue at the Laredo International Airport.  Lease term is for three (3) years commencing on May 1, 2006 and ending on April 30, 2009, and may be extended for two (2) terms of one (1) year each ending on April 30, 2010, and April 30, 2011.  Monthly rent shall be $600.00 and will be adjusted annually during the primary and extension terms of this lease according to changes in the Consumer Price Index; providing for an effective date.

 

22.      Consider a recommendation authorizing the City Manager to execute a lease with Aero Center, Inc., for approximately 178 square feet constituting Air Operations Area (AOA) Office #5 located at 5210 Bob Bullock Loop at the Laredo International Airport.  Lease term is for one (1) year commencing on May 1, 2006, and ending on April 30, 2007, and may be extended for one (1) year ending on April 30, 2008.  However, this lease may be terminated by either party upon giving a thirty (30) day written notice from the party terminating to the other.  Monthly rent shall be $534.00 and will be adjusted during the primary and extension term of this lease according to changes in the Consumer Price Index; providing for an effective date.

 

23.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute a License Agreement with Nextel WIP Lease Corp., a Delaware Corporation d/b/a Nextel Partners for space at the Scott Street Park located at 305 Coke, Laredo, Webb County, Texas, and being more fully described in Exhibit “A” of License Agreement, to construct a telecommunications equipment building and concrete pad for a standby power generator, more fully described in Exhibit “C”, for use in connection with its communications business.  Term of the lease is five (5) years commencing June 6, 2006 and ending June 5, 2011 with four (4) successive renewal terms of five (5) years.  Annual base rent shall be $7,500.00 each year during the terms of the lease and will be increased by five percent (5%) on each anniversary of the commencement date, providing for effective date.

 

24.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute all necessary documents to effectively convey fee simple title to the Metro Affordable Housing Corporation, the “Surface Only”, of certain property described as a 15,433.46 sq. ft. tract of land, more or less, out of New York Avenue, bounded on the north by the south line Chacon Street, on the east by the west line block 1782 Eastern Division, on the south by the north line Piedra China Street, on the west by the east line of block 1713 situated Eastern Division, as per the City of Laredo Plat Book, City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas and described by Metes and Bounds and Survey attached as Exhibits A and B; provided that the City of Laredo retains the entire former Street as a sewer easement and providing for an effective date.

 

IX.               FINAL READING OF ORDINANCES 

25.       

2006-O-100                Authorizing the City Manager to accept a Federal Aviation Administration Grant and amend the City of Laredo FY 2006 Airport Construction Fund Budget to recognize additional revenues from a grant received from the Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program, being Grant Project No. 3-48-0136-48-06, in the amount of $1,424,968.00 to improve runway safety area, conduct a Benefit/Cost Analysis to include Environmental Assessment for a future runway extension project, construct cargo pads, airfield electrical improvements, A&E services to rehabilitate General Aviation Apron Phases 3 and 4, complete noise study and acquire an interactive employee training system at the Laredo International Airport by appropriating said grant revenue to the appropriate expenditure accounts and authorizing the City Manager to implement said budget amendment. 

 

2006-O-101                Authorizing the City Manager to accept a Federal Aviation Administration Grant and amend the City of Laredo FY 2006 Airport Construction Fund Budget in order to recognize additional revenues from the Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program, being Grant Project No. 3-48-0136-47-06, in the amount of $2,000,000.00 for noise mitigation under FAR PART 150 Noise Abatement Program for the Laredo International Airport by appropriating said grant revenue to the appropriate expenditure accounts and authorizing the City Manager to implement said budget amendment.

 

2006-O-102                Establishing Laundromat service fees on all Multi-Family Apartment Properties where a Laundromat facility is available in the Airport Noise Compatibility Program and implementing a $1.00 fee for each washer or dryer cycle use.  The Laredo Municipal Housing Corporation as authorized through the property management service contract of November 20, 2000 will manage the maintenance of all washers and dryers.  

 

2006-O-103                Accepting a grant in the amount of $20,000.00 from the Texas Department of Transportation for enforcement of Vehicle Occupant Protection during the Memorial Day Holiday Crackdown and amending the City of Laredo’s Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Annual Budget in the amount of $20,000.00.  This grant is for overtime salaries, including fringe benefits, and is funded 100% by the Texas Department of Transportation.

 

2006-O-104                Amending Article II, Section 2-16, “Departments of the City,” of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Laredo, Texas, clarifying the authority of the City Manager to appoint, suspend or remove all City Department Directors except as otherwise provided by law, the City Charter, or policies adopted in accordance with the Charter, and clarifying the authority of Department Directors to appoint, suspend or remove all employees in their respective departments, and limiting the power of each to delegate this specific authority; creating a new department of Communications and Administrative Support Services; and providing for severability and effective date.

 

2006-O-105                Amending Chapter 19, “Motor Vehicles and Traffic”, Article VIII; Stopping, Standing or Parking, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Laredo: Specifically Section 19-364, restricted parking areas, by adding Subsection B “No Parking Anytime/Tow Away Zone” on Spring Road, north of Shiloh Drive; providing severability, an effective date and publication.

 

X.                 RESOLUTIONS

 

26.      2006-R-050     Accepting the donation of a 0.517 acre parcel of land from San Isidro North, Ltd., for the construction of a ground level water storage tank in the San Isidro Subdivision.  Said parcel being described in the document dated March 16, 2006, and recorded in Volume 2073, pp. 877-880, Official Property Records, Webb County, Texas, which is attached hereto as Exhibit A.

 

27.      2006-R-052     Accepting the donation of one (1) parcel of land as a Utility Easement from 4V Holdings, Ltd., for the North American Development Bank Water Distribution Project.  Said parcel containing 0.155 acres, more or less, situated in Laredo, Webb County, Texas, out of a 152.0 acre tract conveyed to 4V Holdings, Ltd, a Texas Limited Partnership, as described in deed recorded in Volume 1977, Page 209, Webb County Official Public Records; and described by Metes and Bounds and Survey attached as Exhibits A and B.

 

28.      2006-R-053     Expressing support and granting ratification of the City of Laredo’s application, to the Statewide Transportation Enhancement Program (STEP), which seeks funding for the San Bernardo Avenue Renovation and Restoration Project.  If selected and fully funded, the federal contribution will be eighty percent (80%) of the estimated $7,125,121.00 total project cost, resulting in federal funding in the amount of $5,700,097.00 and requiring City matching funds in the amount of $1,425,024.00.  Funding for the required matching funds will be available through a future bond issuance.

 

29.      2006-R-054     A resolution supporting the emergency management goal of providing shelter for coastal evacuees in the time of natural disasters, when such communities are being threatened by a hurricane or severe storm; and that the City of Laredo will work toward developing a Memorandum of Understanding with communities along the Gulf Coast, that may be in need of temporary shelters for their residents who must be evacuated to a safe haven pre-landfall of a catastrophic event.

 

30.      2006-R-055     Accepting a donation of $89,734.00 from the BP Newman Investment Co. / Peggy Newman for the purchase of playground amenities and a shade structure to be installed at El Eden / Newman Park to benefit park users. 

 

31.      2006-R-056     Approving the selection of Las Islitas Farms as the Municipal Golf Course site based on the evaluation of submitted proposals and to enter into contract negotiations with selected party.

 

32.      2006-R-057     A resolution supporting the continuation of services provided by the Laredo Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD) office and its advocacy for victims and the families of those affected by and/or involved in a drunk driving vehicular accident.  The City of Laredo recognizes that there is an expressed need for increased non-profit social services in the community and therefore values the assistance offered by the activists and counselors of the Laredo MADD chapter office.

 

XI.               MOTIONS

 

33.      Consider a recommendation to reject a sole bid, not meeting bid specifications, received on May 2, 2006 from Paul Young Properties, LTD for a tract of land containing 7.1468-acres, more or less, out of an 8.1488-acre tract, Laredo Air Force Base Enclosure, Survey 799, Abstract 239 situated in the City of Laredo, Webb County, Texas, Eastern Division and directing the City Manager to re-bid the subject tract.

 

34.      Consideration for approval of acceptance of the Laredo International Airport Security Related Improvements and approval of final payment in the amount of $14,969.81 to SimplexGrinnell LP., San Antonio, Texas.  Final contract amount is $299,396.25.  Funding is available in the Airport Construction Fund.

 

35.      Consideration for approval to award a construction contract to the sole bidder Zertuche Construction, Laredo, Texas, in the amount of $283,826.00 for the Plaza Theater Marquee and Blade Sign.  Funding is available in the Capital Grant Fund and Community Development Fund.

 

36.      Consideration for approval to award an engineering contract to Gilpin Engineering Company, Laredo, Texas, for an amount of $196,000.00 for design and preparation of plans and specifications for the North Central Park Project.  Funding is available in the 2005 Contractual Obligations Bond.

 

37.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute a contract with the Laredo Entertainment Center for hosting the 2006 Miss Texas USA Pageant including rehearsal production and strike, at a cost not to exceed $120,000.00.  Funding is available in the Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau Fiscal Year 2005 – 2006 Budget under the Miss Texas Division.

 

38.      Consideration to authorize the purchase of three (3), defibrillator/monitors in the total amount of $44,921.85 from Medtronic Emergency Response System, Redmond, WA for the Fire Department’s training division.  Funding is currently available in the 2002A Public Property Finance Contractual Obligation bond monies (PPFCO).

39.      Motion to authorize the City Manager to enter into a contract with Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Employee Benefits Pool (TMLIEBP) to pay medical and prescription run out claims that were incurred prior to September 30, 2005.  Funding is available in the Health & Benefits Fund.  

 

40.      Consideration to authorize the purchase and installation of an ADA accessible playground and safety surface for North Central Park, through the Texas Local Government Purchasing Cooperative (Buy Board) contract pricing in the total amount of $29,631.84.  Funding is available through the Prairie Grant in General Fund in the amount of $12,500.00 and additional funding is provided through the 2005 C.O. Bond – N. Central Park Phase I.

 

41.      Consideration to award a contract for a Tennis Professional, in an amount of $27,000.00 per year for a two (2) year period from May 15, 2006 to May 14, 2008, with Raul Miguel Ramos, individually and D.B.A. Tennis Professional, to provide professional tennis lessons at the Market Street Tennis Courts.  Funding for the first contract year is available in the General Fund Parks & Recreation operating budget, additional funding is contingent on subsequent year availability.

 

42.      Authorizing the City Manager to continue using the Webb County Jail to incarcerate prisoners that are arrested for Class C misdemeanor violations, and to pay Webb County for these services at a rate of $56.84 per day per prisoner.  The daily rate is subject to change in accordance with the rate allowed by the United States Government for incarcerating federal prisoners in the Webb County Jail.  The agreement will continue annually unless written notice from either party to discontinue the services is submitted and is subject to continued appropriation.  Webb County Jail is the only source that provides this service within our geographic area.

 

43.      Consideration to authorize the purchase of replacement public safety answering (PSAP) equipment through the Houston Galveston Area Council of Governments (HGAC) contract in the total amount of $304,719.00.  The existing equipment will be replaced at the Laredo Police Department and Webb County Sheriff’s Office.  Funding is available in the 9-1-1 Regional Fund.

 

44.      Refund of property tax in the amount of $2,179.18 to the following taxpayers and companies:

 

1.      A refund in the amount of $2,179.18 payable to Wells Fargo Home Mortgage due to an erroneous payment.  Account # 900-33091-012.

 

45.      Approving monthly adjustments to the tax roll.  The amount to be adjusted for the month of April 2006 represents a decrease of $12,556.93.  These adjustments are determined by Webb County Appraisal District and by court orders.

 

46.      Amend the contract to Arcadis, Laredo, Texas, for $111,148.00 to provide surveys for easements along the Colonias in the Mines Road Area for the wastewater collection system, lift station and force main system and the Colombia wastewater treatment plant upgrade. This project is partially funded by the North American Development Bank (NADB) and is subject to their approval.  Funds are available in the 98 Sewer Bond - Columbia Plant Expansion.

 

47.      Authorizing the City Manager to execute the agreed order docket number 2005-1996-MLM-E and thus entering into the agreed resolution with TCEQ of the violations established in this order inclusive of the completion of the agreed upon supplemental environmental project not to exceed the amount of $45,300.00.  Funding for the Supplemental Environmental Project is available under the Utilities Department-Water Treatment and Wastewater Treatment Divisions.

 

XII.             GENERAL COUNCIL DISCUSSIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

48.       

A.                 Request by Council Member Johnny Amaya

1.           Discussion with possible action amending the ordinance to eliminate the location requirements for amusement redemption machine establishments within the B-4 (Highway Commercial District).  (Co-sponsored by Council Member Gene Belmares)

 

B.                 Request by Council Member Johnny Rendon

1.           Discussion with possible action regarding the plans to make a Laredo Regional Trash dumping ground.

 

C.                Request by Council Member Gene Belmares

1.           Discussion with possible action on placing speed humps on the 8600 of Northridge Loop between McPherson Road and International Blvd. in accordance with the Speed Hump Installation Policy under the special provision for installation, using CIP District VI Discretionary Funds.

2.           Discussion with possible action on placing speed humps on Rolling Hills Drive and Martinique Drive, in accordance with the Speed Hump Installation Policy under the special provision for installation, using CIP District VI Discretionary Funds.

 

D.                Request by Council Member Juan Chavez

1.           Discussion with possible action regarding the connection of sewer services to the Flying J Truck Stop.

2.           Discussion with possible action to allow Flying J Truck Stop to conduct temporary Pump and Haul sewer services.

3.           Discussion with possible action regarding water connection to the Flying J Truck Stop.

 

 

E.                 Request by Mayor Pro-Tempore Juan Ramirez

1.           Discussion with possible action regarding firework displays at Veterans Field.

 

XIII.           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.

 

XIV.         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 Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at 6:45 p.m.

                                                                       

 

 

                                                                         Gustavo Guevara, Jr.

                 City Secretary