C I T Y C O U N C I L
1520 K Avenue, Plano, Texas 75074 and via Videoconference
DATE: August 9, 2021
TIME: 7:00 PM
This Council Meeting will be held in the Senator Florence Shapiro Council Chambers and via videoconference.
Members of the public are entitled to participate in person or remotely via broadcast by webinar. For those wishing to speak in person, or attend and speak remotely, registration is required by 4:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting at the link below:
The meeting will be live streamed on Plano's website at www.planotv.org for those wanting to watch the meeting but not address the Council.
Emails regarding agenda items may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting.
|INVOCATION: Dr. Craig Curry - First Baptist Church Plano|
|PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE / TEXAS PLEDGE: Girl Scout Troop 6553 - Armstrong and Bowman Middle Schools|
OUR VISION - PLANO IS A GLOBAL ECONOMIC LEADER BONDED BY A SHARED SENSE OF COMMUNITY WHERE RESIDENTS EXPERIENCE UNPARALLELED QUALITY OF LIFE.
The City Council may convene into Executive Session to discuss posted items in the regular meeting as allowed by law.
|VIDEO||PROCLAMATIONS AND SPECIAL RECOGNITIONS|
|VIDEO||COMMENTS OF PUBLIC INTEREST|
This portion of the meeting is to allow up to three (3) minutes per speaker with thirty (30) total minutes on items of interest or concern and not on items that are on the current agenda. The Council may not discuss these items, but may respond with factual or policy information. The Council may choose to place the item on a future agenda.
The Consent Agenda will be acted upon in one motion and contains items which are routine and typically noncontroversial. Items may be removed from this agenda for individual discussion by a Council Member, the City Manager or any citizen. The Presiding Officer will establish time limits based upon the number of speaker requests.
|VIDEO||Approval of Expenditures|
|VIDEO||Award/Rejection of Bid/Proposal: (Purchase of products/services through formal procurement process by this agency) |
|VIDEO||Approval of Contract Modification
|VIDEO||Approval of Expenditure|
|VIDEO||Adoption of Resolutions|
|VIDEO||Adoption of Ordinances|
Ordinance No. 2021-8-2: To amend Section 16-103 (Definitions), Section 16-105 (Heritage Commission – Powers and Duties), and Section 16-111 (Designation of Heritage Resources – Procedure) of Ordinance No. 2019-8-5, codified as Article VI, Heritage Resource Preservation, of Chapter 16, Planning and Development, of the Code of Ordinances; providing a penalty clause, a repealer clause, a severability clause, a savings clause, a publication clause, and an effective date. Adopted
To repeal Ordinance No. 2020-12-1 codified as Section 2-109, Campaign Contribution Recusal Requirement for City Council Members, of Article IV, Code of Conduct, of Chapter 2, Administration, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Plano, Texas; and providing a repealer clause, a severability clause, a savings clause, and an effective date. Tabled
Ordinance No. 2021-8-4: To amend Section 2-98(d), Additional Standards – Political Activity - Employees, of Article IV, Code of Conduct, of Chapter 2, Administration, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Plano, Texas; adding a prohibition against Council Members using their position or title in endorsement of City Council candidates in city elections; and providing a repealer clause, a severability clause, a savings clause, and an effective date. Adopted
Ordinance No. 2021-8-3: To amend Section 12-73 (d) of Article IV, Speed, of Chapter 12, Motor Vehicles and Traffic, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Plano, Texas to revise the effective times for the school zone on various streets, within the city limits of the City of Plano; and providing a penalty clause, a repealer clause, a severability clause, a savings clause, a publication clause, and an effective date. Adopted
|ITEMS FOR INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION:|
Public Hearing Items:
Applicants are limited to fifteen (15) minutes presentation time with a five (5) minute rebuttal, if needed. Remaining speakers are limited to thirty (30) total minutes of testimony time, with three (3) minutes assigned per speaker. The Presiding Officer may amend these times as deemed necessary.
Non-Public Hearing Items:
The Presiding Officer will permit public comment for items on the agenda not posted for a Public Hearing. The Presiding Officer will establish time limits based upon the number of speaker requests, length of the agenda, and to ensure meeting efficiency, and may include a cumulative time limit. Speakers will be called in the order requests are received until the cumulative time is exhausted.
|VIDEO||(1)||Consideration to approve an Amended and Restated Funding Agreement between the City of Plano, Texas and Collin Creek Development LLC, a Delaware limited liability company; and authorizing the City Manager to execute all necessary documents. Approved|
Public Hearing and consideration of an Ordinance as requested in Zoning Case 2020-016 to amend the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of the City, Ordinance No. 2015-5-2, as heretofore amended, expanding Specific Use Permit No. 4 for Sewage Treatment Plant with restrictions and granting Specific Use Permit No. 162 for Service Yard with restrictions on 17.1 acres of land located on the east side of Los Rios Boulevard, 1,030 feet north of 14th Street, in the City of Plano, Collin County, Texas, presently zoned Agricultural with Specific Use Permit No. 4 for Sewage Treatment Plant; directing a change accordingly in the official zoning map of the City; and providing a penalty clause, a repealer clause, a savings clause, a severability clause, a publication clause, and an effective date. Applicant: North Texas Municipal Water District (Tabled at the April 6, 2021, April 26, 2021, and May 24, 2021, City Council Meetings.) Conducted and denied
Public Hearing and adoption of Ordinance No. 2021-8-5 as requested in Zoning Case 2021-013 to amend Article 5 (Variances and Appeals of Administrative Decisions), Article 8 (Definitions), Section 11.1000 (Neighborhood Conservation Overlay Districts), and related sections of the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance of the City, Ordinance No. 2015-5-2, as heretofore amended, pertaining to recent state legislative actions and to ensure compliance with state law; and providing a penalty clause, a repealer clause, a savings clause, a severability clause, a publication clause, and an effective date. Conducted and adopted as corrected.
|VIDEO||(4)||Public Hearing on the FY 2021-22 Recommended Budget and the FY 2021-22 Proposed Community Investment Program (CIP). Conducted|
Discussion and Direction regarding Proposed Ad Valorem Tax Rate. Council approved a not to exceed tax rate of 44.65 per $100 of appraised value.
|VIDEO||(6)||Resolution No. 2021-8-6(R): To accept the Certified Appraisal Rolls for Fiscal Year 2021-22 for Collin County and Denton County; and providing an effective date. Adopted|
|VIDEO||(7)||Discussion of the Proposed FY 2021-22 Community Investment Program. Presented|
Municipal Center is wheelchair accessible. A sloped curb entry is available at the main entrance facing Municipal/L Avenue, with specially marked parking spaces nearby. Access and special parking are also available on the north side of the building. The Senator Florence Shapiro Council Chambers is accessible by elevator to the lower level. Requests for sign interpreters or special services must be received forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting time by calling the City Secretary at 972-941-7120.