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City of Nederland R. A. "Dick" Nugent, Mayor
Billy Neal, Mayor Pro Tem
Talmadge Austin, Councilmember
Craig J. Belaire, Councilmember
Vacant, Councilmember
Christopher Duque, City Manager

P.O. Box 967 * Nederland, Texas 77627 * 409.723.1503 * Fax 409.723.1550
 

Agenda for Monday, May 8, 2006

NEDERLAND CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

NOTICE is hereby given of a regular meeting of the Nederland City Council to be held Monday, May 8, 2006, 3:00 p.m., at the Nederland City Office Building, 1400 Boston Avenue, Nederland, Texas, for the purpose of considering the following agenda items. The City Council reserves the right to retire into Executive Session concerning any of the agenda items whenever it is considered necessary and legally justified pursuant to Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.

  1. CALL THE MEETING TO ORDER
     
  2. APPROVE THE MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING
     
  3. PROCLAMATION

    Consider action proclaiming Roy Martinez, owner of LaSuprema Restaurant, Small Business Person of the Year in Nederland, Texas.

  4. PRESENTATION

    Introduction of Teen Team City by Entergy representatives.

  5. REQUEST

    Consider action regarding a request from Carl Hicks, 1315 Navasota, to waive the fees associated with a License to Encroach.

  6. INVESTMENT REPORT

    Receive Quarterly Investment Report from the Finance Department.

  7. CONTRACTS/AGREEMENTS
     
    1. Consider action approving a contract with Garner Environmental Services, Inc. for emergency and disaster response services.
       
    2. Consider action approving an Interlocal Agreement with Jefferson County for electronic voting equipment.
       
  8. CHANGE ORDER

    Consider action approving Change Order No. 2 with N & T Construction Co., Inc., renovations to the Nederland Recreation Center and Hughes Public Library.

  9. PAYMENTS
     
    1. Consider action approving a payment to The LaBiche Architectural Group, Inc. in the amount of $249.17, Hurricane Rita renovations of the Recreation Center, Hughes Library, and Fire Station.
       
    2. Consider action approving a payment to Don S. Reichle & Associates in the amount of $1,950, Hurricane Rita repairs to the Hardy Water Tower.
       
    3. Consider action approving payment of the bills for the month of April.
       
  10. EXECUTIVE SESSION (No Public Discussion on These Items)

    The City Council will announce that it will go into Executive Session, pursuant to Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code, to discuss matters as specifically listed on the agenda, or as authorized by law.

    Real Property - Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.072

    Discuss acquisition, exchange, sale, and/or release of property.
     
    Litigation - Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.071

    Discuss pending and threatened litigation:
     
    1. City of Nederland v. Entergy Gulf States, Entergy, Inc. and Entergy Services, Inc.
    2. Appeal of Texas Gas Service Company from the ratesetting actions of the Cities of Nederland, Port Neches, and Groves
    3. Consider potential litigation against Galveston Wireless, L.L.C.
       
    Consultation with City Attorney - Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.071
     
    Economic Development Negotiations - Texas Government Code, Chapter 551.087
     
  11. RECONVENE

    Reconvene into regular session and discuss and take action, if any, on items discussed in Executive Session.

  12. COMMUNICATION

    Receive comments from Mayor, City Council, and City Manager.

  13. ADJOURN

END Agenda for Monday, May 8, 2006


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