Notice is hereby given of a Regular Council Meeting and Public Hearing of the City of Hilshire Village, Texas Council to be held on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 6:30 PM in the City Hall Council Chambers at 8301 Westview, Houston, Texas 77055
The meeting will be in person and social distancing is requested. Face Mask are recommended.
Any person may participate and address the City Council at the meeting or public hearing by Zoom, telephone, personal appearance at City Hall, or by writing.
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Time: Sep 21, 2021 06:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Meeting ID: 957 8275 1725 Passcode: 176189
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This written notice, the meeting agenda, and the agenda packet, are posted online at http://www.hilshirevillagetexas.com.
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A recording of the telephonic meeting will be made, and will be available to the public in accordance with the Open Meetings Act upon written request. The matters to be discussed and acted on at the meeting are shown on the agenda below: If you need extra instructions for the use of Zoom please call prior to one (1) hour before meeting (713-973-1779).
This is an opportunity for citizens to speak to Council relating to agenda and non- agenda items. Comments are limited up to three minutes. If the topic the speaker wishes to address is on the agenda, the speaker can either speak at this time or defer comments until such time the item is discussed.
Speakers are required to address council at the microphone and give their name and address prior to voicing their concerns.
Note: To comply with provisions of the Open Meetings Act, the City Council may not deliberate on items discussed under this agenda item. Items that cannot be referred to the City staff for action may be placed on a future City Council agenda. A copy of any prepared remarks or notes to be used and/or distributed by the speaker must be presented to the City Secretary prior to the beginning of the meeting.
1303 Friarcreek Lane
1330 Glourie Drive
1334 Glourie Drive
1123 Guinea Drive
1 Hickory Shadows Drive
7907 Hilshire Green Drive
8201 Mallie Court
1306 Pine Chase Drive
14 Pine Creek Lane
Wirt Road Safety Project
Water Meter Vault Upgrades
Lift Station Generator
A tax rate of $0.589884 per $100 valuation has been proposed by the governing body of City of Hilshire Village.
PROPOSED TAX RATE $0.589884 per $100
NO-NEW-REVENUE TAX RATE $0.576348 per $100
VOTER-APPROVAL TAX RATE $0.589884 per $100
The no-new-revenue tax rate is the tax rate for the 2021 tax year that will raise the same amount of property tax revenue for City of Hilshire Village from the same properties in both the 2020 tax year and the 2021 tax year.
The voter-approval rate is the highest tax rate that City of Hilshire Village may adopt without holding an election to seek voter approval of the rate.
The proposed tax rate is greater than the no-new-revenue tax rate. This means that City of Hilshire Village is proposing to increase property taxes for the 2021 tax year.
CITY COUNCIL WILL VOTE ON THE TAX RATE AT A SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2021 AT 1:30 PM
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING APPENDIX “A” FEE SCHEDULE OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF HILSHIRE VILLAGE, TEXAS, BY DELETING SECTION 7.200 OF APPENDIX “A” THEREOF AND SUBSTITUTING THEREFOR A NEW SECTION 7.200 OF APPENDIX “A”, ESTABLISHING NEW WATER, WATER DEPOSITS, BILLING CHARGES, SANITARY SEWER AND SOLID WASTE COLLECTION RATES; REPEALING ALL ORDINANCES OR PARTS OF ORDINANCES INCONSISTENT OR IN CONFLICT HEREWITH; AND PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY.
[This Vote must be a Record Vote]
THIS BUDGET WILL RAISE MORE REVENUE FROM PROPERTY TAXES THAN LAST YEAR'S BUDGET BY AN AMOUNT OF $55,032, WHICH IS A 3.64 PERCENT INCREASE FROM LAST YEAR'S BUDGET. THE PROPERTY TAX REVENUE TO BE RAISED FROM NEW PROPERTY ADDED TO THE TAX ROLL THIS YEAR IS $22,469.
(This Vote must be a Record Vote)
NOTE: Agenda items may not necessarily be considered in the order that they appear. With regard to any item, Council may take various actions, including but not limited to rescheduling an item in its entirety or for particular action at a future date or time.
NOTE: IN THE EVENT A QUORUM OF THE CITY COUNCIL IS NOT PRESENT, THE REPORTING MEMBERS WHO ARE PRESENT WILL MEET AS A SUB-COMMITTEE, FOR DISCUSSION PURPOSE ONLY, REGARDING THE ABOVE AGENDA ITEM(S).
City Council 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), 551.087 (Economic Development), and 551.086 (Certain Public Power Utilities: Competitive Matters). Following the executive session, if any, City Council may act in open session on any item discussed in the executive session.
I, Susan Blevins, do hereby certify that the above Notice of Meeting and Agenda for the City Council of the City of Hilshire Village was posted in a place convenient and readily accessible September 17, 2021 at 3:00 p.m.
This facility is wheelchair accessible and accessible parking spaces are available. Requests for accommodations or interpretative service must be made 48 hours prior to this meeting. Please contact the City Hall at 713-973-1779 or FAX -713-973-7793 for further information.