January 2014

A regular monthly meeting of the Town of New Hope Board of Aldermen Town Council was held on Tuesday, January 28, 2013, in the New Hope Town Hall. It was called to order at 7:30 p.m. by Mayor Johnny Hamm. Also present were Ald. Carol King, Ald. Bob Parmelee, Ald. Omar Nunez, Ald. Jeff Herbst, and Ald. Alexandria Hull.

There were 7 citizens present.

Item 1. Call to order and quorum check.

Item 2. Treasurer's report was given by Treasurer Ald. Bob Parmelee for January 2014. There was a motion made by Ald. Jeff Herbst to accept the Treasurer report for January 2014 as given. Mayor Hamm made a second. None opposed and all approved. Motion carried. There were some comments by Atty. John Rapier concerning asset items as listed on the balance sheet and TexPool carryover.

Motion was made by Mayor Hamm to accept the Minutes of November 2013 and a second was made by Ald. Jeff Herbst. None opposed and all approved. Motion carried.

Item 3. County Commissioner Chris Hill was unable to attend Council meeting.

Item 4. Road report was given by Road Commissioner, Ald, Jeff Herbst. The weather was too cold to do any work on roads.

Item 5. All work repair/maintenance work has been completed on the Town Hall including the new roof outside and new ceiling inside.

Item 6. Atty Mr. Rapier gave a report concerning future bonds opportunities including the Royal Bank of Canada for dormitories at Tarleton State, and a New York firm for a facility in Flower Mound. There was discussion about types of bonds to accept in the future.

Item 7. Next Town of New Hope Town Council is scheduled for February 25, 2014, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.

Meeting adjourned at 7:58 p.m.

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