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Sulphur Springs City Council Special Meeting Set for September 25, 2018
Sep22

Sulphur Springs City Council Special Meeting Set for September 25, 2018

A special meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at 6:00 p. m. on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 in the Council Room at 201 North Davis Street. The following items will be discussed: Discussion/action on public hearing for the second and final reading of Ordinance No. 2727, the appropriations ordinance for the City of Sulphur Springs for FY 2018-19. Discussion/action on public hearing for the second and final reading of...

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City Council Special Session Focused on Tax Rate
Sep08

City Council Special Session Focused on Tax Rate

A special meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at 6:00 p. m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in the Council Room at 201 North Davis Street. The following items will be discussed: 1. Pledge of Allegiance to the United States Flag, Texas Flag, and invocation. 2. Discussion/action on first reading of Ordinance No. 2728 setting the tax rate for the City of Sulphur Springs. 3. Visitors and public forum. 4...

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City Council Approve Rate Increases, Drainage Repair for Issues at Pacific Park
Sep05

City Council Approve Rate Increases, Drainage Repair for Issues at Pacific Park

In the city of Sulphur Springs, water rates will increase 2%, sewer rates will increase 2%, and sanitation rates will increase 2.25% following the unanimous vote of the Sulphur Springs City Council during their September 4th regular session. A budget amendment for Fiscal Year 2018 and the appropriations for Fiscal Year-2019, which included salary increases for the two municipal judges and city secretary, were approved with only one...

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City Manger’s Report September 4, 2018
Sep05

City Manger’s Report September 4, 2018

Marc Maxwell City Manager Marc Maxwell reported the progress of various projects and activities in the city to the Sulphur Springs City Council during their regular meeting Tuesday night, September 4, 2018. CROSSTOWN TRAIL – The railroad crossing is complete. The Capital Construction Division has constructed the path between the K.CS railroad tracks and Main Street. They have also constructed the path on the North face of...

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Sulphur Springs City Council Agenda September 4, 2018
Sep01

Sulphur Springs City Council Agenda September 4, 2018

CITY OF SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 7:00 P.M. The regular meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at 7:00p.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 in the Council Room at 201 North Davis Street.  The following items will be discussed: Pledge of Allegiance to the United States Flag, Texas Flag, and invocation. 2.       Presentations, proclamations, and announcements. 3.      ...

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City Council Sets Course for Future Meetings
Aug22

City Council Sets Course for Future Meetings

Tuesday night, August 21, 2018 in a special session the Sulphur Springs City Council approved placing a tax revenue increase on the September 4th Regular Session Agenda and set two public hearings regarding the increase. They approved placing raises for the City Municipal Judges and City Secretary in the 2018-2019 budget and discussed nominees for a City Charter Review Committee. In a 5-2 vote the Sulphur Springs City Council placed a...

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Tax Rate Increase on Special Session Agenda for City Council
Aug21

Tax Rate Increase on Special Session Agenda for City Council

Tuesday evening at 6PM, the Sulphur Springs City Council will meet to discuss appointments to the Charter Review COMMITTEE,  discuss a proposed tax rate increase, and set dates for the public hearings regarding the tax rate. Council will also conduct an executive session as they begin. The executive session will focus on personnel matters related to the city municipal judges and city...

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City Council Reviews 2018-2019 Budget; Passes on Tax Revenue Increase at This Time
Aug15

City Council Reviews 2018-2019 Budget; Passes on Tax Revenue Increase at This Time

No Sulphur Springs City Council public hearing is planned for a tax revenue increase based on property values following the vote of council Tuesday night in a special session. The council heard the proposed budget but will now face a budget with $32,000 in revenue cut due to their vote. Three members of council were not present at the time of the vote Tuesday night. Council members Doug Moore, Erica Armstrong and Emily Glass were not...

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Proposed 2018-2019 Budget and Proposal to Increased Tax Revenue to be Discussed at City Council Special Session
Aug10

Proposed 2018-2019 Budget and Proposal to Increased Tax Revenue to be Discussed at City Council Special Session

As the Sulphur Springs City Council prepares to approve budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, one mandated Texas law will be dealt with in Special Session Tuesday, August 14th. State law mandates that when total tax revenues increase, a public hearing must be conducted even if the increase is driven by property values increasing. Such is the case for the proposed budget. The council will consider placing the proposed revenue increase...

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City Council August Meeting; Charter Review Committee Appointment Postponed; Hear Public Input on Taxes, Homeless, Human Trafficking
Aug08

City Council August Meeting; Charter Review Committee Appointment Postponed; Hear Public Input on Taxes, Homeless, Human Trafficking

Sulphur Springs City Council reviewed open meetings laws, including updates related to technology, approved the community facilities agreement for Roy Lee Beezley addition, postponed the appointment of a charter review committee, and heard five individuals during public form Tuesday night during their regular August session. The council also approved a resolution authorizing an interlocal agreement between the city and Saputo Dairy...

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