Agenda

AGENDA

A Budget Workshop will be held at 6:00 PM on August 22, 2016 at the Buffalo Senior Center.

A Regular Meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will begin at 7:00 PM on August 22, 2016, at the Buffalo Senior Center, located at 941 N. Hill Street at the back of the Civic Center.

I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 19 August, 2016. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 08/19/16; 3:00 PM

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.

Mayor approval:  ______________________________

6:00 PM – Budget Workshop                                                            7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer             Public Comments                                                                               Old Business                                                                                Discuss and Act Upon:                                                                        1. Alcohol Beverage Permit Ordinance                                        New Business                                                                                   Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. Streets for maintenance and repair
  2. Planning Commission – Housler
  3. Land Acquisition and New Building – Housler
  4. Set 2016 Proposed maximum Property Tax Rate/s  (M&O, Debt, Total Tax Rates)
  5. Set Public Hearing Dates on Proposed maximum Property Tax Rate, if the Proposed Tax Rate is higher than the lower of the Effective Tax Rate or the Rollback Rate
  1. Notice of 2016 Proposed Property Tax Rate, setting Public Hearing dates (50-819 Comptroller),if Proposed Tax Rate is higher than the lower of the Effective Tax Rate or the Rollback Rate
  1. Set date that Council will adopt the 2016-17 Budget and 2016 Property Tax Rate/s
  2. Police Department Report
  3. Consent Items (Minutes, Municipal Court Report, Financials, Tax Collection Report)
  4. Council comments
  5. Mayor update
  6. Adjourn

 

 

 

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8-15-16 Agenda

 

AGENDA

 A Special Meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will begin at 6:00 PM on August 15, 2016, at the Buffalo Senior Center, located at 941 N. Hill Street at the back of the Civic Center.

I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 12 August, 2016. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 08/12/16; 3:00 PM The City Council may meet in Closed Session regarding any item on this agenda if necessary, aspermitted by Subchapter D of Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code.

Mayor approval:  ______________________________ 6:00 PM –  Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer, Public Comments

New Business – Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. Alcohol Plan for Stampede activities – Phil Bounds
  2. Corporate Resolution Authorization for banking signature cards
  3. Streets for maintenance and repair work

Discuss:

  1. 2016/17 Budget
  2. Water, sewer and garbage rates
  3. 2016 Property Tax Rate/s (M&O rate, Debt rate, Total rate)

Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. Set 2016 Proposed Property Tax Rate/s (M&O rate, Debt rate, Total Tax Rate)
  2. Set Public Hearing Dates on Proposed Property Tax Rate, if the Proposed Tax Rate

is higher than the lower of the Effective Tax Rate or the Rollback Rate

(First publish, Notice of Proposed Tax Rate for 2016.

Then, if the Proposed Rate is higher than the lower of the Effective Rate or the

Rollback Rate, must publish another notice, similar to the first notice published,

but adding the two Public Hearing dates for the Proposed Tax Rate.)

  1. If the 2016-17 Budget is acceptable as a Proposed Budget, set Proposed 2016-17 Budget

to post on the City of Buffalo website.

  1. Council Comments
  2. Mayor comments
  3. Adjourn

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AGENDA

 

 

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 13 June, 2016, at the Buffalo Senior Center, at 7:00 PM. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, directly behind the Civic Center.

I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 10 June, 2016. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 06/10/16; 3:00 PM

Mayor approval:  ______________________________

Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer

Public Comments

Discuss:  2016/17 Budget

Adjourn

 

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AGENDA

 

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting for a 2015/16 Budget Public Hearing, of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 28 September, 2015, at the Buffalo Senior Center, at 6:30 PM. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, directly behind the Civic Center.

Then at 7:00 PM a Regular Meeting, of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held. I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 25 September, 2015. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 09/25/15; 10:00 AM

Mayor approval: ______________________________

 

6:30 PM – 2015/16 Budget Public Hearing

 

7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer

Public Comments

Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. Electric rates for new contract; David Bane
  2. Wireless Internet connection to water tower; Robert Read
  3. Request for Motel Tax Funding; BHS Men’s Basketball
  4. Tax Collections – August, 2015
  5. Financials – August, 2015
  6. Municipal Court Report – August, 2015
  7. Police Department Report – August, 2015
  8. 2014/15 Budget Adjustment #4
  9. 2015/16 Budget
  10. Ordinance setting 2015/16 Budget
  11. 2015 Ad Valorem Tax Rate
  12. Ordinance setting 2015 Tax Rate
  13. Holidays for 2015/16 FY
  14. Consent Items
  15. Council Comments
  16. Mayor Update
  17. Adjourn
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Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting for a 2015/16 Budget Public Hearing, of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 28 September, 2015, at the Buffalo Senior Center, at 6:30 PM. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, directly behind the Civic Center.

7:00 PM a Regular Meeting, of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held. I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 25 September, 2015. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 09/25/15; 10:00 AM

Mayor approval: ______________________________

6:30 PM – 2015/16 Budget Public Hearing

7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer                                                               Public Comments

Discuss and Act Upon:

Electric rates for new contract; David Bane

  1. Wireless Internet connection to water tower; Robert Read
  2. Request for Motel Tax Funding; BHS Men’s Basketball
  3. Tax Collections – August, 2015
  4. Financials – August and September, 2015
  5. Municipal Court Report – August, 2015
  6. Police Department Report – August, 2015
  7. 2014/15 Budget Adjustment #4
  8. 2015/16 Budget
  9. Ordinance setting 2015/16 Budget
  10. 2015 Ad Valorem Tax Rate
  11. Ordinance setting 2015 Tax Rate
  12. Holidays for 2015/16 FY
  13. Consent Items
  14. Council Comments
  15. Mayor Update
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AGENDA

Notice is hereby given that a Regular meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 27 July, 2015, at the Buffalo Senior Center, time noted below. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, at the back of the Civic Center building. I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 24 July, 2015. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at Buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 07/24/15; 11:00 AM
Mayor approval: ______________________________
7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer
Public Comments
New Business
Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. 480 Energy/David Bane; Authority to act as Agent for obtaining competitive offers for electric service
  2. Purchase of trailer for Roller
  3. Review Credit Card Policy and Cardholder Agreement
  4. Sell Lt 1, Bk 1 of Wilson Addition
  5. Hire Police Officer – Police Chief
  6. Police Department and Muni Court Reports
  7. June, 2015 Tax Collection Reports
  8. Financials and Bank Registers – June, 2015
  9. Consent Items (Minutes of 6-22-15 meeting, AP reports, Reports)
  10. Council Comments
  11. Mayor update
    Adjourn
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AGENDA

Notice is hereby given that a Regular meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 27 April, 2015, at the Buffalo Senior Center, time noted below. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, at the back of the Civic Center building. I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 22 April, 2015. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 04/22/15; 3:00 PM

Mayor approval: Royce Dawkins                                                                                                    7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance, Prayer

Public Comments

New Business

Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. Horseshoe Association Application – Ron Murphy
  2. Quotes for Civic Center roof work needed due to leaks/age
  3. Policies
  4. Police Department and Municipal Court Reports – Police Chief Pavelka
  5. Tax Collection Reports
  6. Financials – March, 2015
  7. Consent Items (Minutes, AP, Reports)
  8. Council Comments
  9. Mayor Update
  10. Adjourn
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AGENDA

Notice is hereby given that a Regular meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, will be held on 26 January, 2015, at the Buffalo Senior Center, time noted below. The Buffalo Senior Center is located at 941 N. Hill Street, Buffalo, Texas, at the back of the Civic Center building. I do hereby certify that this notice of meeting of the governing body of the City of Buffalo, is a true original notice. It was posted on the outside bulletin board at Buffalo City Hall, 144 Avant Street, Buffalo, Texas, which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, on 21 January, 2015. This notice has remained posted, continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of meeting and at buffalotex.com. Debbie Waters, City Secretary; 01/21/15; 4:00 PM
Mayor approval: ______________________________
7:00 PM – Open meeting, Pledge of Allegiance
Public Comments
New Business
Discuss and Act Upon:

  1. BEDC Report – Ken Jones
  2. Appoint BEDC Boardmembers
  3. CSJ Technology; Clint Jones
  4. Sewer to Jerry Waters and Karen Capio
  5. Fuel bids
  6. Garbage contract
  7. Go out for bids on mobile home purchased in December
  8. Police Department and Municipal Court Reports
  9. Tax Collection Reports
  10. Financials – November, December, 2014
  11. 12-31-14 Qrtly. Investment Report
  12. Applications Requesting Motel Tax Funds – Leon County Gun Club, Tri-County Horseshoe Club
  13. Mayor announces the Council will go into Executive Session, pursuant to VTAC Government Code, Ch. 551 in matters regarding Personnel
  14. Executive Session – Personnel
  15. Open session – Action from Executive Session, if any
  16. Consent Items (Minutes, AP, Reports)
  17. Council Comments
  18. Mayor Update
  19. Adjourn
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