A regular monthly meeting of the Town of New Hope Board of Aldermen Town Council was held on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, in the New Hope Town Hall. It was called to order at 7:30 p.m. by Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Herbst. Also present were Ald. Carol King, Ald. Bob Parmelee, Ald. Alex Hull, Ald. Omar Nunez, and attorney John Rapier.
There were 9 citizens present.
Item 1. Call to order and quorum check.
Public Comments - John Miller made a comment wondering if he was being targeted as he was running for Mayor.
Item 2. Consent Items:
a. Ald. Omar Nunez made a motion to accept Feb 23, 2016, minutes as given and a second was made by Ald. Alex Hull. None opposed and all approved. Motion carried. b. The Treasurer's report was given by Ald. Bob Parmelee. Motion was made to accept the Treasurer report by Ald. Alex Hull and a second was made by Ald. Omar Nunez. None opposed and all approved. Motion carried.
Item 3. Road Commissioner gave a road condition report. Erosion spots have been repaired and there is no paving being done presently.
Item 4. There was brief discussion concerning Resolution of the Town Council of the Town of New Hope, Texas, authorizing the issuance of the New Hope Cultural Education Facilities Finance Corporation Student Housing Construction Project Notes and the project to be acquired with the proceeds of such notes. Motion was made to accept Resolution as presented by Ald. Omar Nunez and a second was made by Ald. Carol King. Motion carried.
Item 5. Recess for executive session with the attorney for the Town pursuant to Sections 551.071 and 551.074 of the Texas Government Code at 7:42. Returned to regular session at 7:56.
Item 6. No action taken.
Item 7. Next tentative Town Council meeting date is April 26, 2016. Meeting adjourned at 7:58 p.m.