City Council

Dee Margo

Peter Svarzbein, District 1

Mayor

Alexsandra Annello, District 2

 

Cassandra Hernandez, District 3

 

Sam Morgan, District 4

Tommy Gonzalez

Isabel Salcido, District 5

City Manager

Claudia Ordaz Perez, District 6

 

Henry Rivera, District 7

 

Cissy  Lizarraga, District 8

 

NOTICE OF WORK SESSION

OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF EL PASO

CITY HALL, 300 N. CAMPBELL

MAIN CONFERENCE ROOM, 2ND FLOOR

APRIL 15, 2019

9:05 AM

 

Notice is hereby given that a Work Session of the City Council of the City of El Paso will be conducted on April 15, 2019 at 9:05 AM  in the Main Conference Room, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 300 N. Campbell, El Paso, TX 79901.

 

 

 

 

AGENDA

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.

Annual Presentation to the City Council on progress by the Stormwater Utility and planned projects on the Stormwater Masterplan.

All Districts

El Paso Water, R. Alan Shubert, (915) 594-5644

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.

Management Update on Facilities and Medians.

All Districts

Streets and Maintenance, Richard Bristol, (915) 212-0151

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

Discussion and action on current status of the International Bridges vehicular, commercial and pedestrian crossing wait times and the Public-Private Partnership (P3).

All Districts

Representative Alexsandra Annello, (915) 212-0002

Representative Cassandra Hernandez, (915) 212-0003

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.

An update on the Northwest property included within Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone No. 12.

District 1

Economic and International Development, Jessica Herrera, (915) 212-1624

Economic and International Development, Elizabeth Triggs, (915) 212-1619

 

 

 

 

 

 

5.

Discussion and action that the City of El Paso hereby expresses its support for the use of pass-through financing from the Texas Department of Transportation, as one of the sources to be used in the development of the Borderland Expressway Project.

All Districts

City Manager's Office, Robert Cortinas, (915) 212-1067

 

 

 

 

 

 

6.

Discussion and action that the City of El Paso hereby expresses its support for the Borderland Expressway, I-10/Artcraft Interchange Improvements, Reimagine I-10, Segment 2 and Reimagine I-10, Segment 3 Projects and is further supportive of the efforts of the various regional transportation entities that are seeking to develop such projects.

All Districts

City Manager's Office, Robert Cortinas, (915) 212-1067

 

 

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

 

 

 

 

The City Council of the City of El Paso may retire into EXECUTIVE SESSION pursuant to Section 3.5A of the El Paso City Charter and the Texas Government Code, Chapter 551, Subchapter D, to discuss any of the following: (The items listed below are matters of the sort routinely discussed in Executive Session, but the City Council of the City of El Paso may move to Executive Session any of the items on this agenda, consistent with the terms of the Open Meetings Act and the Rules of City Council.) The City Council will return to open session to take any final action and may also, at any time during the meeting, bring forward any of the following items for public discussion, as appropriate.

 

Section 551.071            CONSULTATION WITH ATTORNEY

Section 551.072            DELIBERATION REGARDING REAL PROPERTY

Section 551.073            DELIBERATION REGARDING PROSPECTIVE GIFTS

Section 551.074            PERSONNEL MATTERS

Section 551.076            DELIBERATION REGARDING SECURITY DEVICES

Section 551.087            DELIBERATION REGARDING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEGOTIATIONS

Section 551.089            DELIBERATION REGARDING SECURITY DEVICES OR SECURITY AUDITS;                                     CLOSED MEETING

 

 

 

Discussion and action on the following:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX1.

In the Matter of The Estate of Will Orndorff, Deceased, pending in the Seventh Judicial District Court, County of Socorro, New Mexico, under Cause No. D-725-PB-201700024; Matter 18-1003-786 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Ana M. Schumacher (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX2.

Economic Incentives for a Hotel to be located in the City of El Paso (19-1007-2413) (551.087) (551.071)

 

 

 

Economic & International Development, Jessica Herrera, (915) 212-0094

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX3.

Zaragoza POE, Pan American Drive & Winn Road Improvements. Matter no. 19-1004-929 (551.071) (551.072)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX4.

In Re: Max Grossman, Relator; Third Court of Appeals; Case #03-19-00001-CV; Matter No. 19-1001-233 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX5.

Max Grossman v. Mark Wolfe, Executive Director, Texas Historical Commission; Third Court of Appeals; Case #03-19-00002-CV; Matter No. 19-1001-237 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

EX6.

Max Grossman v. City Clerk Laura D. Prine and Mayor Dee Margo, City Representative Peter Svarzbein, City Representative Michiel R. Noe, City Representative Sam Morgan, City Representative Cassandra Hernandez-Brown, City Representative Henry Rivera, City Representative Claudia Ordaz Perez, and City Representative Cissy Lizarraga; 171st District Court No. 2018DCV2172; Matter No. 18-1019-204 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX7.

Ex Parte City of El Paso; Supreme Court of Texas; Case #19-0022; Third Court of Appeals; Travis County, TX, Case #03-17-00566-CV; Matter No. 17-1001-171.002 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX8.

Max Grossman v. City of El Paso; 384th District Court; #2017DCV2528; Matter No. 17-1001-171.001 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Karla M. Nieman, (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EX9.

ROP Artcraft, LLC v. The City of El Paso, Texas, pending in the 384th Judicial District Court, under Case No. 2017DCV1076; Matter No. 17-1007-1943 (551.071)

 

 

 

City Attorney’s Office, Oscar G. Gabaldón, Jr. (915) 212-0033

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADJOURN

 

 

 

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:

Sign Language interpreters are provided for regular City Council meetings. Copies of this Agenda will be provided in Braille, large print, or audiotape upon requests made a minimum of 48 hours prior to the meeting.

 

 

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