NOTICE OF CALLED MEETING                                

THIS MEETING WAS POSTED PURSUANT TO THE TEXAS OPEN MEETING ACT V.T.C.A. GOVERNMENT CODE CHAPTER 551. THE CITY OF MADISONVILLE WILL HOLD A REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING MARCH 9, 2020 AT 6:00 P.M. AT 210 W. COTTONWOOD MADISONVILLE, TEXAS

CITY OF MADISONVILLE

AGENDA

I.         CALL MEETING TO ORDER
II.        INVOCATION
III.       PLEDGES
IV.      VISITORS FORUM (3 MINUTES)
V.       CONSENT AGENDA

 All consent agenda items are considered to be routine by the City Council and will be enacted by a motion.  There will be no separate discussion on these items unless a Council Member requests, an item be removed and considered separately

 (A.) Consider approval of the minutes as written for February 10, 2020 and February 25, 2020

 (B.) Consider approval of Accounts Payable as written for the previous Month.

 (C.) Presentation by U.S. Capital Advisors  LLC, financial advisor to the City as to Tax & Revenue Certificates of Obligation, Series 2020 (the “Certificates”).

(D.) Consideration and possible action to award sale of Certificates to selected winning bidder under terms and conditions approved by the City.

(E.) Consideration and possible action to approve an Ordinance 830       authorizing the issuance of “City of Madisonville, Texas Tax & Revenue certificates of obligation series 2020”; Specifying the terms and features of said certificates; providing for the payment of said certificates of obligation by the levy of an AD Valorem tax upon all taxable property within the City; and a pledge of certain net revenues  not to exceed $5,000.00 from the operation of the City’s waterworks and sewer system; and resolving other matters incident and  relating to the issuance, payment, security, sale and delivery of said certificates, including the approval and execution of a paying Agent/Registrar agreement and a Certificate Placement Agreement; and  providing an effective date.

(F.) Consideration and possible action to approve Certificate Placement       Agreement and Investment Letter as to sale of Certificates

(G.) Consideration and possible action to authorize Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem, City Secretary, City Manager and/or other City officials to execute and deliver such certificates, agreements, affidavits, notices and documents as may be necessary to proceed with the issuance and sale of the Certificates and authorizing said Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem, City Secretary, City Manager and/or other City officials to take such action as may be necessary for the issuance and sale of said Certificates.

(H.)  Discussion on soccer field lights

         VI.    CLOSED EXECUTIVE SESSION: for possible action resulting from items discussed in executive session. The City Council for the City of Madisonville reserves the right to adjourn into executive session at any time during the course of this  meeting to discuss any of the matters listed above, as authorized by Texas Government Code Sections 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney) 551.072 (Deliberations about Real Property), 551.073 (Deliberations about Gifts and Donations), 551.074 (Personnel Matters), 551.076 (Deliberations about Security Devices) and 551.087 (Economic Development)    

   VII.   Department Reports:   

  1. Municipal Court Report
    Contains warrants added/actual citations issued/monthly revenue

      2.  Police Department/ Animal Control Report
Brief report on citations issue for the month of February and racial
profiling report and count on dogs, cats, and adoptions

      3.   Fire Department Report
Report for the month of January on inside/outside fires of grass,
structures, drills, wrecks and the amount of total gas/diesel used

 4.   Public Works Department Report
Brief report on water/sewer and street for the month of February

      5.   Convention and Tourism Report
Brief report for the month of February

      6.   City Manager Report and Investment Report
Report for the month of February

  7.    Tax Collection Report for the City of Madisonville
A report of total taxes collected for the month of February

 8.    Future Agenda Items

VIII. Adjournment:     

I, ROSA BARRERA, CITY SECRETARY UNDERSIGNED AUTHORITY  DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THE NOTICE  OF MEETING WAS  POSTED ON THE BULLETIN BOARD IN THE CITY HALL OF THE CITY OF MADISONVILLE TEXAS, A PLACE CONVENIENT AND READILY ACCESSIBLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC AT ALL TIMES AND SAID NOTICE WAS POSTED ON THE FOLLOWING DATE AND TIME:________________________AT___________ AND REMAINED SO POSTED CONTINUOUSLY FOR AT LEAST 72 HOURS PRECEDING THE SCHEDULE TIME OF SAID MEETING.

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CITY SECRETARY, CITY OF MADISONVILLE, TEXAS

IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, THE CITY OF MADISONVILLE WILL PROVIDE FOR REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR PERSONS ATTENDING THE CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS.  TO BETTER SERVE YOU, A REQUEST SHOULD BE RECEIVED 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.  PLEASE CONTACT CITY HALL AT 936-348-2748.

I CERTIFY THAT THE ATTACHED NOTICE AND AGENDA ITEMS TO BE CONSIDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL WAS REMOVED FROM THE CITY BULLETIN BOARD ON ________DAY OF _________________, 2020.

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