May 14, 2021

The City Council of Joaquin will meet in regular session Tuesday, May 18, 2021
6:00 p.m. at The Joaquin City Hall located at 124 North Preston, Joaquin, Texas; via facebook live


  1. Call to order, establish quorum & welcome guest.

  2. Invocation & Pledge of Allegiance.

  3. Open Forum.

  4. Swear in the new Mayor by Notary Amanda Treat.

  5. Swear in the council members by Notary Amanda Treat.

  6. Council approval of the previous month’s minutes.

  7. Monthly Reports:

    1. a. Utility Billing Manager Report - Monthly receipts

    2. b. Public Works Manager - Update – Sewer, Water, & Gas

  8. Discussion & Council Action on Payment of Bills.

  9. Discussion & Council Action on Sherriff Substation.

  10. Discussion & Council Action on Welcome to Joaquin sign.

  11. Discussion & Council Action on purchasing playground equipment for City Park. (Cathy)

  12. Discussion & Council Action on closure of North Chalk St. (Cathy)

  13. Discussion & Council Action to remove William Baker from ASB accounts.

  14. Discussion & Council Action to approve revised addition to Drought Contingency Plan.

  15. Discussion & Council Action on Auditor.

  16. Council will hold a closed Executive Session Meeting

1. Personnel Matters (551.074)

  1. Council reconvenes & possible action on matters discussed in executive session.

  2. Closing Statements.

  3. Adjournment.

If during the course of the of the meeting, any discussion of items on the Agenda should be held in executive or closed session, the Council will convene in executive or closed session, in accordance With the Texas Open Meetings Act, Governmental Code Section 551 and Texas Revised Civil Statutes.

Posted by Casey Davis on May 14, 2021 at 9:45 a.m.
The following were notified: Shelby County Today, Center Broadcasting, The Light and Champion, and East Texas Press.

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