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The City Council of the City of Taylor met on March 17, 2005, at City Hall, 400 Porter St., Taylor, Texas.  Council member Mikeska was absent and Mayor Hill declared a quorum and opened the meeting at 6:00 p.m. with the following present:

 

Mayor Donald Hill                                                                    City Manager Frank Salvato

Mayor Pro Tem John McDonald                                              City Clerk Susan Brock

Council member Bernabe Gonzales

Council member Ella Jez

 

REGULAR AGENDA – REVIEW/DISCUSS & CONSIDER/ACTION:

 

Consider STRATEGIC PLAN AND ACTION PLAN

Frank Salvato, City Manager, presented an overview of the Strategic Plan after staff had developed strategies and action steps to carry out the goals set by City Council earlier this year.  Some minor changes were made and will be included in the final version.  Council prioritized the original ten goals as follows:

1.      Economic Development

2.      Community Pride

3.      Improve City Infrastructure

4.      Downtown Revitalization

5.      Alternative Funding Sources

6.      Information Technology

7.      Implement Existing Plans

8.      Legislative Agenda

9.      Goal Setting Conferences

10.  Annual Review of Strategic Plan

 

DISCUSS LEGISLATIVE AGENDA

Council received a binder containing legislation introduced at this year’s Legislative Session.  This information is for review and no action was taken on this item.

 

Review Emergency management plan

Council received updated copies of the Emergency Management Plan to review in advance.  Chief Haywood Stanford noted that the only major changes were in the Annex Sections with updated names and locations for selected items. 

 

review cip progress

Council received copies of the High Pressure Plane and was encouraged to study the project on their own and bring back comments at the next meeting.

 

ADJOURN

With no further business, the council meeting was adjourned at 9:25 p.m.

 

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                                                                                                      Donald R. Hill, Mayor

ATTEST:

 

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Susan Brock, City Clerk