CITY OF LAREDO

SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING

AND CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP

A-2007-WSC-02

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS

1110 HOUSTON STREET

LAREDO, TEXAS 78040

MAY 14, 2007

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.                  ROLL CALL

 

III.                PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

IV.               Discussion with possible action on eliminating Supplemental Agendas.

 

V.                 Discussion with possible action regarding the abolishment of Mayor appointed committees consisting of City Council Members only; except those required by law and discussing issues that were discussed in front of these committees in open city council sessions with the possibility of adding a third city council meeting per month if necessary. 

 

VI.               Discussion with possible action on setting priorities for the Fiscal Year 2007-2008 Budget Process.

 

VII.             Staff report (1) Concerning the issue of reimbursement of expenses to Mayor and Council Members in view of the recent attorney general opinion; and (2) seeking direction as to whether council wish staff to prepare an ordinance delimiting the expenses that may be reimbursable on the subject; and if so, (3) directing what they wish to have specified in such an ordinance, with possible action.

 

VIII.           Discussion with possible action on setting and approving priorities and projects for the 2007 Bond Sale.

 

IX.               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.

 

X.                 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 May 11, 2007 at 5:00 p.m.

 

 

                                                                          Gustavo Guevara, Jr.

                      City Secretary