Plano City Council Preview

Plano City Council Preview – April 11, 2022

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You can sign up online to speak at council meetings in person or via Zoom online at this link up to 15 minutes before the scheduled meeting, which is typically at the 7:00 Regular Meeting. You may alternatively share your thoughts by emailing the council members any time at our email addresses here, or by 4:00 PM the day of the meeting at The council meeting will be livestreamed on and on the City of Plano Facebook page.


Executive Session (starts at 5:00 PM)

(No specific Executive Session agenda items; review agenda here)


Preliminary Open Meeting

(Whenever Executive Session, which starts at 5:00 PM, ends)

(Review agenda here)

  • Listening Tour Report
  • Building Inspections/Permit Process Improvements
  • Comments of Public Interest Policy (prompted by Alex Stein’s back-to-back appearances)


Regular Meeting (starts at 7:00 PM)

Notable Consent Agenda items are at the bottom of this post.

(Review agenda here)

  • Proclamation:  National Volunteer Week is April 17 – 23, 2022 and we celebrate and acknowledge the generous contributions of our volunteers


Comments of Public Interest: every meeting, anyone can speak about anything for up to three minutes, with 30 total minutes allotted for this segment.


Items for Individual Consideration

  • Item (1): to waive the 300-foot distance separation from arcade use to the residential district to the south, and grant a Specific Use Permit (SUP) for Arcade on 0.1 acre of land on the southeast side of Custer Road and Parker Road
  • Item (2): to amend the City of Plano HOME Homeownership Value Limits for use in lieu of the limits provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development when using HOME Investment Partnerships Program funds from the HUD-designated $285,000 to $418,000, which is 95 percent of the Plano median single-family home sale price


Notable Consent Agenda Items

Total of $1,975,497 of your money in proposed expenses

  • Item (b): $228,268 for ADA upgrades and drainage repairs for the Interurban Museum
  • Item (c): $265,555 for Enhanced Data with Location Services to enable Police and Public Safety dispatch to see the location of our officers’ portable radios
  • Item (f): $306,243 for a Sanitary Sewer Evaluation Study (SSES) of three metered sub-basins within the North Dallas Trunk Basin for stormwater inflow and groundwater infiltration reduction
  • Item (h): $327,323 for engineering professional services for Screening Wall Replacement – Legacy Drive
  • Item (i): $485,377 for engineering professional services for Kingston Drive, Duchess Trail, Lorraine Drive, and Willow Lane – Paving and Waterline Improvements


Review City Council agendas and minutes here.