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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 4/4/2017 1:00 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Work Session Room & Council Chambers
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda  
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ID 17-305 1A. Work Session ReportReceive a report, hold a discussion, and give staff direction regarding any support for the Denton County Historical Park.   Not available Not available
ID 17-384 1B. Work Session ReportReceive a report, hold a discussion, and provide direction regarding House Bill 2445 concerning the allocation of hotel occupancy tax funds to the purpose of enhancing and upgrading existing City-owned sports facilities.   Not available Not available
ID 17-398 1C. OrdinanceReceive a report, hold a discussion, and give staff direction regarding monument assessment and restoration/preservation services at Oakwood and IOOF cemeteries.   Not available Not available
ID 17-290 1D. Work Session ReportReceive a report, hold a discussion, and give staff direction regarding the acquisition of property for the purpose of tree preservation.   Not available Not available
ID 17-302 1A. Closed Session ReportDeliberations Regarding Real Property - Under Texas Government Code, Section 551.072; Consultation with Attorneys - Under Texas Government Code, Section 551.071. Discuss, deliberate, and receive information from staff and provide staff with direction pertaining to the potential purchase of the following real property interests located within the City of Denton, Denton County, Texas in: (1) the N. Britton Survey, Abstract No. 51(generally south of 1400 block of E. Ryan Rd.); (2) the D. Hough Survey, Abstract No. 646 (generally west of the 1900 block of S. Mayhill Rd.); (3) the J. McGowan Survey, Abstract No. 797 (generally west of the 2500 block of S. I-35 East) (4) the G. Walker Survey, Abstract No. 1330 (generally west of the 4100 block of Swisher Rd.); and (5) the M. Austin Survey, Abstract No. A-4 (generally west of the 1200 block of S. Loop 288). The potential purchases are related to the City’s tree preservation initiatives. Consultation with the City’s attorneys regarding legal issues associated with the potential acquisition of the real property interests described above wher   Not available Not available
ID 17-441 1A. Public PresentationDenton Arbor Day   Not available Not available
ID 17-363 11. Citizen ReportHarry Eaddy regarding the Denton Black Film Festival.   Not available Not available
ID 17-402 12. Citizen ReportMargarete Neale regarding gas leaks in the Guyer neighborhood.   Not available Not available
ID 17-091 1A. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance of the City Council of the City of Denton, Texas authorizing the City Manager to execute an Engagement Letter with the law firm of David A. Portz, P.C., Houston, Texas, for Professional Legal Services to be provided to the Energy Management Organization of the City’s Electric Department, Denton Municipal Electric; authorizing the expenditure of funds therefor; providing an effective date (File No. 5554-in the additional amount of not-to-exceed $75,000, aggregating not-to-exceed $250,000). The Public Utilities Board recommended approval (6-0) on 3/21/2017 (PUB17-033).   Not available Not available
ID 17-321 1B. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance releasing, abandoning and vacating a public drainage easement granted to the City of Denton, Texas, by CPM Financial Corporation on July 2, 2004 and recorded in Cabinet V Page 760, Real Property Records, Denton County, Texas, situated in the B.B.B. & C.R.R. Co. Survey, Abstract No. 186, Denton County, Texas, and located within the 1600 block of Stuart Lane. [Amending Plat, The Village Phase 1, Lots 1A & 2A Block 4]   Not available Not available
ID 17-400 1C. MinutesConsider approval of the minutes of March 7, March 20, March 21, March 28, and March 30, 2017.   Not available Not available
ID 17-418 1D. ResolutionConsider approval of a resolution by the City of Denton (“City”) suspending the effective date for ninety days in connection with the rate increase filing of Oncor Electric Delivery Company, LLC on or about March 17, 2017; requiring the reimbursement of municipal rate case expenses; authorizing participation in the coalition of similarly situated cities; authorizing intervention and participation in related rate proceedings; authorizing the retention of special counsel; finding that the meeting complies with the open meetings act; making other findings and provisions related to the subject; and declaring an effective date.   Not available Not available
ID 17-431 1E. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance approving the expenditure of funds for the purchase of one (1) ambulance chassis and the refurbishment of the ambulance body for Medic 6, which is available from Houston-Galveston Area Cooperative Purchasing Contract #AM10-14 and in accordance with the provisions of Texas Local Government Code 271.083, providing the statutory authority for the City to participate in the cooperative purchasing program; providing for the expenditure of funds therefor; and providing an effective date (File 6407-awarded to Knapp Chevrolet in the not-to-exceed amount of $169,300).   Not available Not available
ID 17-450 1F. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance of the City Council of the City of Denton, Texas, approving the FY17 Audit Plan and providing for an effective date.   Not available Not available
ID 17-315 1A. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance approving a fourth amendment to an Economic Development Program Grant Agreement with Allegiance Hillview, L.P. (now Allegiance GL LLC, DB Denton II LLC, and Rayzor Ranch 380 Associates, LLC) for the Rayzor Ranch development.   Not available Not available
ID 17-385 1B. ResolutionConsider approval of a resolution of the City of Denton, Texas, supporting House Bill 2445 related to the allocation of hotel occupancy tax funds to the purpose of enhancing and upgrading existing city-owned sports facilities; and providing an effective date.   Not available Not available
ID 17-412 1C. AppointmentConsider nominations/appointments to the City’s Boards and Commissions: Animal Shelter Advisory Committee; Human Services Advisory Committee; and Zoning Board of Adjustment.   Not available Not available
ID 17-413 1D. OrdinanceConsider adoption of an ordinance of the City of Denton, Texas authorizing the approval of a first amendment to a professional services agreement between the City of Denton and Teague Nall and Perkins, Inc. (TNP), amending the contract approved by City Council on August 6, 2013, in the not-to-exceed amount of $4,160,000, to provide additional engineering and surveying services related to the Denton Municipal Electric Capital Improvement Plan; providing for the expenditure of funds therefor; and providing an effective date (File 5306-providing for an additional expenditure amount not-to-exceed $4,360,000, with the total contract amount not-to-exceed $8,520,000). The Public Utilities Board recommends approval (6-0).   Not available Not available
A17-0002 1A. Planning CaseHold a public hearing on the petition for voluntary annexation into the corporate limits of the City under Texas Local Government Code Sec. 43.028(d) filed by H3H, L.L.C. concerning approximately 16 acres generally located on the north side of Barthold Road, approximately 340 feet west of the I-35 Southbound Service Road (A17-0002; Blue Beacon).   Not available Not available
Z16-0023b 1B. Planning CaseHold a public hearing and consider adoption of an ordinance to rezone approximately 1.39 acres from a Downtown Residential 2 (DR-2) District to a Downtown Commercial General (DC-G) District. The subject property is generally located 185 feet south of the Scripture Street and Normal Street intersection, in the City of Denton, Denton County, Texas; adopting an amendment to the city’s official zoning map; providing for a penalty in the maximum amount of $2,000.00 for violations thereof; providing a severability clause and an effective date. The Planning and Zoning Commission recommends denial (5-2). (Z16-0023) A supermajority vote by Council is required for approval.   Not available Not available
DCA17-0005a 1C. OrdinanceHold a public hearing and consider adoption of an ordinance of the City of Denton, Texas, regarding amending Subchapter 35.5 of the Denton Development Code by adding a Specific Use Permit (SUP) requirement for multi-family dwelling units in the Downtown Residential 2 (DR-2), Downtown Commercial Neighborhood (DC-N) and Downtown Commercial General (DC-G) zoning district and use classifications and adding a limitation L(44); providing for a penalty in the maximum amount of $2,000 for violations thereof; providing a severability clause, savings clause, and an effective date. The Planning and Zoning Commission recommends denial (5-1). A supermajority vote by Council is required for approval.   Not available Not available