Notice of Meeting

Notice of Meeting

City of Buffalo, Citizens Advisory Committee

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

12:00 Noon

Buffalo Civic Center

941 N. Hill Street

Buffalo, Texas   75831

A. Call to Order

  1. New Business
  2. Recap on last meeting
  3. Brief introductions
  4. Discuss Vision – Jaimie
  5. Activity 1: Topic Workshops – Team Member Facilitator

Housing

Economic Development

Community Facilities

Parks and Open space

Infrastructure

Review

  1. Wrap up and Questions
  2. Schedule Next Meeting
  3. Adjourn

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of the City of Buffalo, Citizens Advisory Committee for Planning and Zoning, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on September 29, 2017 at 11:45 AM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Susan Wilder, Committee Member and Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 09-29-17; 11:45 AM

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

 

 

 

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Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

CITY OF BUFFALO – SPECIAL CALLED MEETING

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

SPECIAL CALLED MEETING 6:00 PM

BUFFALO SENIOR CENTER, (Back of Civic Center, 941 N. Hill Street)

BUFFALO, TEXAS 75831

The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

6:00 PM –Special Meeting

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS –
  5. CONSENT ITEMS –
  6. OLD BUSINESS
  7. NEW BUSINESS
  8. Consider 2017-18 Budget – (Record Vote of each Councilmember)
  9. Consider Resolution to Ratify Property Tax Increase in the 2017-18 Budget
  10. Consider Ordinance Adopting 2017 Ad Valorem Tax Rates – (Record Vote)
  11. Consider Final 2016-17 Budget
  12. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  13. MAYOR’S REPORT
  14. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on the 22 day of September, 2017 at  2:00 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.

Debbie Waters, City Secretary

______________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with disabilities Act (ADA). Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

9-22-17 Agendas posted on bulletin board, for Special meetings called to attend to this business.

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Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

BUFFALO CITY COUNCIL – SPECIAL MEETING AGENDA

Friday, September 29, 2017, 12:00 PM – Noon

BUFFALO CITY HALL

The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS CONSENT ITEMS
  5. OLD BUSINESS
  6. NEW BUSINESS
  7. Consider 2017-18 Budget – (Record Vote of Each Councilmember)
  8. Consider Resolution to Ratify Property Tax Increase in the 2017-18 Budget
  9. Consider Ordinance Adopting 2017 Ad Valorem Tax Rates – (Record Vote)
  10. Consider Final 2016-17 Budget
  11. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  12. MAYOR’S REPORT
  13. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on the 26 day of September, 2017 at 11:45 AM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.

Debbie Waters, City Secretary

______________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor                                             Dated this, the 26th day of September, 2017.

 

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

 

 

 

 

 

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Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

BUFFALO CITY COUNCIL – PUBLIC HEARING AND REGULAR MEETING AGENDA

Monday, September 25, 2017

BUDGET PUBLIC HEARING 5:30 PM

REGULAR MEETING 6:00 PM

BUFFALO SENIOR CENTER, (Back of Civic Center, 941 N. Hill Street)

BUFFALO, TEXAS 75831

The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

5:30 PM – 2017-18 Budget Public Hearing

6:00 PM – Regular Meeting

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS – Consider Police Department and Municipal Court Reports
  5. CONSENT ITEMS – Financials, Tax Collection, Minutes, Accounts Payable, System Totals
  6. OLD BUSINESS
  7. NEW BUSINESS
  8. Consider BEDC Quarterly Report and Annual Budget – Ken Jones
  9. Consider 2017-18 Budget – (Record Vote of each Councilmember)
  10. Consider Resolution to Ratify Property Tax Increase in the 2017-18 Budget
  11. Consider Ordinance Adopting 2017 Ad Valorem Tax Rates – (Record Vote)
  12. Consider Final 2016-17 Budget
  13. Consider Water and Sewer Base Rates Increase of $2.50 Each
  14. Consider 2017-18 Holidays
  15. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  16. MAYOR’S REPORT
  17. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on the 22 day of September, 2017 at  2:00 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.

Debbie Waters, City Secretary

_____________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

9-22-17

 

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with disabilities Act (ADA).

Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

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Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

BUFFALO CITY COUNCIL – HEARING ON 2017 PROPOSED TAX RATE

And Special Meeting to Discuss 2017/18 Budget

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017, 5:00 PM

BUFFALO SENIOR CENTER, (Back of Civic Center, 941 N. Hill Street)

BUFFALO, TEXAS 75831

The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. PUBLIC HEARING ON 2017 PROPOSED TAX RATE
  5. Discuss 2017/18 Budget
  6. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on the

1st day of September, 2017 at  4:45 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.

Debbie Waters, City Secretary

____________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor                                                           Date

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with disabilities Act (ADA).

Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

 

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Notice of Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING

BUFFALO CITY COUNCIL – REGULAR MEETING AGENDA

Monday, August 28, 2017, 6:00 PM

BUFFALO SENIOR CENTER, (Back of Civic Center, 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, TX 75831)

The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS – Police and Municipal Court Reports
  5. CONSENT ITEMS – Financials, Tax Collection, Minutes, Accounts Payable
  6. OLD BUSINESS
  7. NEW BUSINESS
  8. Consider Nomination for Leon Central Appraisal District Board of Directors
  9. Consider Sewer Line Replacement, E. Railroad Street, Funding
  10. Consider Water Well #4 Repair, Donie Road and Funding
  11. Consider Cast Iron Water Line Replacement, City Hall area and Funding
  12. Consider Water and Sewer Rates
  13. Consider Notice of Proposed Tax Rate and Public Hearing Dates
  14. Consider Paving Humphries Street and Medical Drive
  15. Consider Planning Grant Information, Provided by Grantworks
  16. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  17. MAYOR’S REPORT
  18. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on the

24 day of August, 2017 at  4:00 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.

Debbie Waters, City Secretary

______________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor                                             Dated this, the 24th day of August, 2017.

 

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

 

 

 

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Notice of Meeting

 

 

SPECIAL CALLED CITY COUNCIL MEETING, AGENDA

Monday, August 14, 2017

Budget Workshop – 6:00 PM

and

Special Called Council Meeting

Buffalo Senior Center, 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas 75831

 The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

Budget Workshop

SPECIAL CALLED COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
  5. None
  6. CONSENT ITEMS (Reports – Financials, Tax Collection, Minutes, Accounts Payable) – None
  7. OLD BUSINESS
  8. None
  9. NEW BUSINESS
  10. Consider Set Proposed Tax Rate for 2017
  11. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  12. MAYOR’S REPORT
  13. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on August 11, 2017 at 4:30 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.  Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 08/11/17; 4:30PM.

Dated this the 11 day of August, 2017.

__________________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

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Notice of Meeting

 

SPECIAL CALLED CITY COUNCIL MEETING, AGENDA

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Special Called Council Meeting at 6:00 PM

Buffalo Senior Center, 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas 75831

 The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

SPECIAL CALLED COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
  5. None
  6. CONSENT ITEMS (Reports – Financials, Tax Collection, Minutes, Accounts Payable) – None
  7. OLD BUSINESS
  8. None
  9. NEW BUSINESS
  10. Consider Repair to Water Well #4
  11. Consider Certified Taxable Value for 2017 Tax Roll
  12. Consider Tax Rates for 2017
  13. Consider Budget for 2017/18
  14. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  15. MAYOR’S REPORT
  16. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on August 7, 2017 at 4:00 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.  Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 08/07/17; 4:00PM.

Dated this the 7 day of August, 2017.

__________________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

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Notice of Meetings

NOTICE OF MEETINGS

 

CITIZENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE FOR PLANNING AND ZONING, AGENDA

AND

SPECIAL CALLED CITY COUNCIL MEETING, AGENDA

July 31, 2017

 

Citizens Advisory Committee Meeting for Planning and Zoning at 5:00 PM

Special Called Council Meeting at 6:00 PM

Buffalo Senior Center, 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas 75831

  CITIZENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING FOR PLANNING AND ZONING

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. NEW BUSINESS
  3. Consider Progress Report – Texas A&M Target Communities Program
  4. Consider Future Direction and Responsibilities of Team
  5. Consider Facebook Page to City Council
  6. Adjourn

 The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, as permitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

SPECIAL CALLED COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA

  1. CALL TO ORDER
  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND INVOCATION
  3. PUBLIC COMMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
  4. DEPARTMENT REPORTS
  5. Police Department and Municipal Court Reports
  6. CONSENT ITEMS (Reports – Financials, Tax Collection, Minutes, Accounts Payable)
  7. OLD BUSINESS
  8. None
  9. NEW BUSINESS
  10. Consider Texas A&M Texas Target Communities Program, Future Direction and Responsibilities of Team and Facebook Page to City Council
  11. Consider BEDC Quarterly Report
  12. Consider Health Insurance for 17/18 FY
  13. Consider Water Line Replacement of Old Cast Iron Lines
  14. Consider Certification of 2017 Estimated Appraisal Roll
  15. Consider 2017 Effective Tax Rate
  16. Consider 2017 Proposed Tax Rate
  1. COUNCIL COMMENTS
  2. MAYOR’S REPORT
  3. ADJOURN

I, the Undersigned Authority, do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true and correct copy and that it was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas. This bulletin board is convenient and accessible to the general public at all times. The Notice was posted on July 28, 2017 at 3:00 PM and will remain continuously posted for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com.  Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 07/28/17; 2:00PM.

Dated this the 28 day of July, 2017.

__________________________________

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

The City of Buffalo is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Reasonable accommodation and equal access to communications will be provided to those who provide notice to the City Secretary at 903 322-4741 at least 48 hours in advance.

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NOTICE OF CANCELED CITY COUNCIL MEETING

Notice Regarding Council Meeting:

The Regular Scheduled City Council Meeting

for July 24, 2017, is canceled due to lack of

business.

Royce Dawkins, Mayor

July 21, 2017

11:30 AM

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