August 30, 2016 – Special Called Meeting Minutes
Sep 27, 2016
CITY OF SEYMOUR CITY COUNCIL
SPECIAL CALLED MEETING
AUGUST 30, 2016
A Special Called Meeting was held on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 12:00 noon, City Hall, Conference Room, at 301 N. Washington Street, Seymour, TX 76380.
Call to Order, Roll Call and Pledge of Allegiance led by Mayor Nan Gilbert-Mathis at 12:03 p.m.
Council present: Mayor Nan Gilbert- Mathis, Council members Les Hons, Jon Hrncirik and MPT Monty Glass.
Council member David Horton arrived at 12:04 p.m.
Counsel present: City Attorney Cindy Ayres
Council absent: Council member Mary K. Fair
City Staff: City Administrator Steve Biedermann, City Secretary Conchita Torrez and Finance Director Mary Griffin.
No guests were present at this meeting.
Regular meeting closes and Public Hearing begins at 12:04
- The City of Seymour will conduct a Public Hearing to discuss the Fiscal Year 2016-2017, Tax Rate for the City of Seymour. The City proposes a tax rate of .40598, which is higher that the effective tax rate of .39095.
The tax rate that the City proposes to pass will increase revenue around $5,000.00, which is a 2% increase from last year.
No one spoke for or against the tax rate at this public hearing.
Public Hearing closes and Regular meeting resumes
- Adjournment by MPT Glass, second by Council member David Horton to adjourn at 12:15 p.m. Motion passed unanimously
PASSED AND APPROVED ON THIS THE 15th DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2016.
Mayor Nan Gilbert-Mathis
City Secretary Conchita Torrez, TRMC