JUNE 24, 2014  7:00 P.M.
Council Chambers
Allen City Hall
305 Century Parkway
Allen, Texas 75013

Call to Order and Announce a Quorum is Present.
Pledge of Allegiance.
Public Recognition.
  1. Citizens' Comments.  [The City Council invites citizens to speak to the Council on any topic not on the agenda or not already scheduled for Public Hearing. Prior to the meeting, please complete a "Public Meeting Appearance Card" and present it to the City Secretary. The time limit is three minutes per speaker, not to exceed a total of fifteen minutes for all speakers.]
Presentation of Proclamations by the Office of the Mayor:
  • Presentation of a Proclamation to Ron Beam, Leathernecks, C.O.L, MC, Dallas, Proclaiming July 2014 as "Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month."
  • Presentation of a Proclamation to Gail Donaldson, Water Conservation Manager Proclaiming July 2014 as "Smart Irrigation Month."
Presentation of the Public Art Committee's 2014 Annual Report by Vice-Chairperson Ann Carroll.
Consent Agenda.   [Routine Council business. Consent Agenda is approved by a single majority vote. Items may be removed for open discussion by a request from a Councilmember or member of staff.]
Approve Minutes of the June 10, 2014, Regular Meeting.
Adopt a Resolution Approving the Master Plan for Watters Branch Community Park.

  6. Adopt a Resolution Supporting Adequate Funding of the Transportation System by the United States Congress.
Adopt a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Enter Into a Restated Interlocal Agreement Between the City of Allen and Collin County Relating to Engineering, Land Acquisition, and Construction of the 2007 Bond Project 07-008 Ridgeview Drive Paving and Drainage Improvements from Alma Drive to US 75.
Adopt a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Apply for, Accept, Reject, Alter or Terminate a Grant Through the Collin County Parks and Open Space Funding Assistance Program for the Acquisition of Open Space.
Adopt a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Apply for, Accept, Reject, Alter or Terminate a Grant Through the Collin County Parks and Open Space Funding Assistance Program for the Construction of Watters Branch Community Park Phase I.
Award Bid and Authorize the City Manager to Execute an Annual Contract, With Options of Two One-Year Renewals, for the Purchase of Temporary Personnel Guest Services with D & L Entertainment Services, Inc as the Primary Vendor and Cornerstone Staffing as the Secondary Vendor for an Amount Not to Exceed $500,000.00.
Receive the Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Status Reports.
Receive the Summary of Property Tax Collections as of May 2014.
Regular Agenda.
Adopt an Ordinance Amending the City of Allen Code of Ordinances by Amending Chapter 14 "Utilities" by Amending Section 11.6, Stage 3, Goals for Use Reduction and Actions Available Under Stage 3 of the Water Conservation and Drought Contingency and Water Emergency Response Plan for the City of Allen.
Motion to Confirm City Council Appointments to the Council Nominating Committee for the Annual Appointment of Boards and Commissions.
Other Business.
  • June 28 - Market Street Allen USA Celebration presented by Texas Health | Allen, Celebration Park, 4 p.m. - 11 p.m.
  • July 4 - City Facilities Closed for the Independence Day Holiday

Items of Interest. [Council announcements regarding local civic and charitable events, meetings, fundraisers, and awards.]
Executive Session. (As needed)
  Legal, Section 551.071.
As authorized by Section 551.071(2) of the Texas Government Code, the Workshop Meeting and/or the Regular Agenda may be Convened into Closed Executive Session for the Purpose of Seeking Confidential Legal Advice from the City Attorney on any Agenda Item Listed Herein.
  (Closed to Public as Provided in the Texas Government Code.)
Reconvene and Consider Action on Items Discussed During Executive Session.
This notice was posted at Allen City Hall, 305 Century Parkway, Allen, Texas, at a place convenient and readily accessible to the public at all times. Said notice was posted on Friday, June 20, 2014, at 5:00 p.m.
  Shelley B. George, City Secretary  
Allen City Hall is wheelchair accessible. Access to the building and special parking are available at the entrance facing Century Parkway. Requests for sign interpreters or special services must be received forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting time by calling the City Secretary at 214.509.4105.
Minutes have not been generated.