The Madisonville City Council met in a Special called meeting on August 23, 2018 at 5:30 P.M. at 210 W. Cottonwood, Madisonville, Texas

Meeting called to order at 5:30 p.m.
Meeting called to order with the following members present:
William (Bill) Parten-Mayor
Russell Bailey-Mayor Pro tem
Chris McGilbra-Council Member
Jerry Harper-Council Member
Lois Brown-Council Member
Dale Kovacs-Council Member
Camilla Viator- City Manager
Krystal Carroll- Finance Director
Rosa Barrera- City Secretary

I. Mayor William (Bill) Parten called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.
II. Invocation was given by Council member Chris McGilbra
III. Mayor Pro Tem Russell Bailey led the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag and the Texas Flag with City Council and staff members.
IV. Visitors Forum-none
(a.) First Public Hearing on Proposal to increase total tax revenues from properties on the tax roll in the preceding tax year by 19.7%
Mayor Parten opens the public hearing. No one present to speak. Krystal Carroll, Finance Director discussed with the Council about the additional increase of $157,000. 00 which is a 19.7% increase over last year’s budget. Mayor Parten closed the public hearing.
(b.) Future Agenda Items


Mayor Pro Tem Russell Bailey adjourn the meeting at 5:35 p.m. Seconded by Council member Dale Kovacs with each Council member voting AYE motion carried

William (Bill) Parten-Mayor
Rosa Barrera-City Secretary