Leon Valley
TX

Resolution
17-020R

Discuss and Consider Possible Action on a Resolution of the City of Leon Valley City Council Appointing Members to the Home Rule Charter Commission

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Category:Appointment

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Item Discussion

PURPOSE

 

This agenda item will allow the City Council to consider a resolution appointing members and alternates to the City Council’s boards, committees, and commissions.

 

The following citizens have submitted their application for consideration to serve on the newly established Home Rule Charter:

 

Mark Hernandez - Grass Valley

David Smith - Old Mill

Liz Maloy - Pavona Place

Oscar Solis - Linkwood

Carol Poss - Leon Valley

Irene Baldridge - The Ridge

 

Phyllis McMillan - Forest Meadow

Mike K. Davis, Jr. - Forest Meadow

 

Belinda Benavidez - Canterfield

Pedro Esquivel - Canterfield

 

Linda Barker - Seneca Estates

Marcia Dreiss -Seneca Estates

Phillip Riddle - Seneca Estates

Larry Proffitt - Seneca Estates

Jed Hefner - Seneca Estates

 

FISCAL IMPACT

 

None

 

S. E. E. IMPACT STATEMENT

 

Social Equity - The City will encourage collaborative participation by its residents, businesses and stakeholders. The City’s citizens participate by serving on boards, committees, and commissions. This encourages transparency, communication, and accountability.

 

Environmental - Not applicable

 

Economic Development - Not applicable

 

STRATEGIC GOALS

 

N/A

 

Document Comments

RECOMMENDATION

 

Staff has no recommendation as these appointments are made at City Council's discretion.

 

Body

A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF LEON VALLEY CITY COUNCIL                                 APPOINTING MEMBERS TO THE HOME RULE CHARTER COMMISSION

 

WHEREAS, it is necessary to create boards, commissions and committees composed of volunteers from the community to perform specific functions for the City; and

 

WHEREAS, these boards, commissions and committees are invaluable to the City Council for their expertise, insight, and dedication to the City of Leon Valley; and

 

WHEREAS, it is necessary to appoint members to the City's Home Rule Charter Commission; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Council formally appoints and sets the term for the following individuals to the Home Rule Charter Commission:

 

HOME RULE CHARTER:

 

Larry Proffitt

Phyllis McMillan

Irene Baldridge

Mike K. Davis, Jr.

David Smith

Phillip Riddle

Carol Poss

Pedro Esquivel

Linda Barker

Belinda Benavidez

Karen Lowe

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED AND ORDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LEON VALLEY, TEXAS:

 

That the above listed applicants to the Home Rule Charter Commission are hereby appointed and the term for each individual becomes effective immediately.

 

Meeting History

Jun 6, 2017 7:00 PM  City Council Regular Meeting

Council Member David Edwards appointed Larry Proffitt and Phyllis McMillan

Mayor Riley appointed Irene Baldridge, Mike K. Davis, Jr., and David Smith

Council Member Benny Martinez appointed Phillip Riddle and Carol Poss

Council Member David Jordan appointed Pedro Esquivel and Linda Barker

Council Member Belinda Ealy appointed Belinda Benavides and Karen Lowe

Council directed staff to add an agenda item to the next City Council meeting to allow Council Member Monica Alcocer to appoint two of the remaining five (5) applicants.

A motion was made by Council Member David Edwards and seconded by Council Member Belinda Ealy to appoint to the Home Rule Charter as stated.

The remaining applicants will be notified of any meetings prior to the next Council meeting of any Home Rule Charter meetings so they will be sure to attend even though they will be informed that they will not be able to vote until appointed.

RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:David Edwards, Council Place 1
SECONDER:Belinda Ealy, Council Place 2
AYES:David Jordan, David Edwards, Belinda Ealy, Benny Martinez
EXCUSED:Monica Alcocer

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