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Bonham City Council regular meeting Feb. 12
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Feb 12, 2018
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PUBLIC NOTICE

THE BONHAM CITY COUNCIL WILL BE MEETING FOR THE PURPOSE OF REGULAR MEETING

DATE OF MEETING: February 12, 2018

TIME OF MEETING: 5:30 P.M. - Regular Meeting

LOCATION OF MEETING: Bonham City Hall, 514 Chestnut

Bonham, Texas

REGULAR MEETING AGENDA

Call to Order

1. Consider and take action to approve minutes of the January 8th regular meeting.

2. Consider and take action to accept financial report for month ending January 31, 2018.

3. Citizens Opportunity to Speak: [The City Council invites persons with comments or observations to briefly address the Council for the limited purpose of determining whether the matter should be referred to staff for study and response and/or be placed on a future meeting agenda. State law prohibits the City Council from considering deliberations on any item not listed on the posted City Council Agenda.]

4. Consider and take action to authorize advertising for bids for the Wastewater Treatment Facilities improvements project (TWDB CWSRF 73735) contingent on concurrence to advertise for bids from the Texas Water Development Board.

5. Consider and take action to approve an order calling for a general election to be held on May 5, 2018 to elect Council members for At-Large and Mayor.

6. Consider and take action on the following items related to the May 5, 2018 City of Bonham General Election:

a) Appoint election judge and alternate and designate these individuals as the Early Voting Ballot Board.

b) Appoint the City Secretary as the Early Voting Clerk.

c) Designate two days for extended hour early voting from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

d) Designate the Bonham City Hall, 514 Chestnut St, as the polling place for both early voting and Election Day voting.

7. Consider and take action to ratify the action of the BEDCO Board of Directors accepting a proposal from KSA for professional service to develop a concept plan for BEDCO Lot #1 and adjoining parcels, and approving an amendment to BEDCO's FY2017-2018 Operating Budget to fund the desired professional services.

8. Consider and take action to ratify the action of the BEDCO Board of Directors to make available an additional $7,000 in funds for the Downtown Bonham Save Our Structure(s) (DB-SOS) leveraged grant program and approving an amendment to BEDCO's FY2017-2018 Operating Budget to make additional funds available for this incentive/grant program.

9. Receive 2017 Racial Profiling Report from the Bonham Police Department as required by Article 2.131 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure. No action necessary.

10. Adjourn

The Bonham City Council hereby expresses its intention of considering, deliberating, and taking action on any item listed on this agenda unless specifically stated otherwise.