Notice of Meeting of the Aurora City Council
Thursday, September 7th
Pre-Council Workshop at 7p.m.
Council Session at 7:30p.m.
Location: Aurora City Hall – 303 Derting Road Aurora TX 76078
AURORA CITY COUNCIL
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Pre-Council Work Session 7:00p.m.
Regular Session 7:30p.m.
The Aurora City Council will meet in Pre-Council Work Session at 7:00p.m. and continue into Regular Session, on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 7:30p.m. The meeting will be held at the Aurora City Hall, 303 Derting Road, Aurora, Texas.
- Zoning Case – Milrose Capital
- Budget and Tax Rate
SECTION 1: PROCEDURAL ACTIONS
1.1. CALL TO ORDER AND ANNOUNCE QUORUM IS PRESENT
1.2. INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
SECTION 2: CITIZENS PRESENTATION
This time is set aside for any person having business before the Council, who is not scheduled on the agenda to speak to the Council. Please submit a complete Speaker’s Request Form to the City Staff prior to the meeting start time. All comments must be directed toward the presiding officer rather than an individual council member, or member of the city staff. Speakers are limited to a speaking time of THREE (3) Minutes. Each speaker must limit their comments to the subject matter listed on the Speaker’s Request Form and must refrain from personal attacks toward any individual.
COUNCIL IS PROHIBITED BY LAW TO COMMENT ON ISSUES BROUGHT TO THEIR ATTENTION DURING THE CITIZENS’ PARTICIPATION.
**Council may direct the City Staff to resolve the request, or direct the matter to be placed on a future agenda for deliberation (as defined by Chapter 551 of the Texas Local Government Code.) If you have a subject that may require council action you may inform the city staff, in writing, to be placed on a future agenda, at the discretion of the Mayor.
SECTION 3. PUBLIC HEARINGS
3.2. TAX RATE
Small Taxing Unit Notice P r o p e r t y Ta x
The City of Aurora, Texas will hold a meeting at Aurora City Hall, 303 Derting Road, Aurora, Texas on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 7:30p.m. to consider adopting a proposed tax rate for tax year 2017-2018. The proposed tax rate is .2963 per $100 of value.
(*Include this statement if the proposed tax rate exceeds the taxing unit’s effective tax rate calculated under Tax Code Section 26.04.)
The proposed tax rate would increase total taxes in Aurora, Texas by 9.48%. *
SECTION 4: ACTION ITEMS
4.1. Zoning Case No. 17.505/601 SUP – Milrose Application
Council consideration and action on Specific Use Permit for Milrose Capital
4.2. 2017-2018 Budget
Council consideration and action on the 2017-2018 Budget
4.3. 2017-2018 Tax Rate
Council consideration and action on the 2017-2018. The proposed tax rate remains unchanged from the previous two years.
SECTION 5: CONSIDER ADJOURNMENT
Pursuant to Section 551.071 of the Texas Local Government Code, the council may convene in executive session to receive advice from the city attorney on any matter posted on the agenda. The City of Aurora does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. If you have a request for services that will make this program accessible to you please contact City Administrator, Dr. Toni Wheeler at 817.636.2783, at least 36 hours before the scheduled meeting time. The Aurora City Council routinely meets in Regular Session on the first Thursday of each month at 7:30p.m., with a Pre-Council Workshop at 7:00p.m. Any persons desiring an item be placed on the agenda for consideration should contact City Administrator, Dr. Toni Wheeler, at 817.636.2783, or via email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org , no later than 72 hours before the scheduled meeting time. Any contact made after said time will result in matter being placed on a future agenda. The Mayor is the authority to determine what items shall be placed on the agenda.
|I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that the above notice of the meeting of the governing body of the City of Aurora is a true and correct copy of said notice. This agenda was approved via email, by Honorable Mayor, Terry Solomon, on Monday, September 4, 2017. This agenda was subsequently published on the AuroraTexas.gov website, Monday, September 4, 2017. Furthermore, this agenda was posted this notice on the entrance to the Aurora City Hall on Monday, September 4, 2017, a place which is convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times. This notice remained posted for 72-consecutive hours before the scheduled time of said meeting.
Lynnell Day, Municipal Clerk
**For the purpose of this meeting, Planning and Zoning Secretary, Dennis Bomar, will be acting as City Secretary.
Terry Solomon, Mayor