Plano City Council Preview - Shelby Williams

Plano City Council Preview – December 19, 2023

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In this last meeting of the year, many of us traditionally wear Santa hats. I’ll be wearing mine on Zoom however as I’m afraid I’ve come down fairly sick.

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)

(Review agenda here)

  • Litigation/Potential Litigation: Discussion of legal issues and potential remedies concerning whether the Plano Housing Authority, Plano Public Facility Corporation, Bluebonnet Public Facility Corporation, Pecan Public Facility Corporation and/or private real estate developers have complied with all laws, regulations, and requirements, including applicable processes and procedures, relating to multifamily residential developments authorized by Chapter 303 of the Texas Local Government Code


Preliminary Open Meeting

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

(Review agenda here)

  • Appointment of members to the Cultural Arts Plan Advisory Committee (Ad Hoc)
  • Comprehensive Monthly Financial Report – September 2023
  • Presentation re: policy governing requests for new agenda items


Regular Meeting (starts at 7:00 PM)

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

(Review agenda here)

Comments of Public Interest: at 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): Council Holiday Message


Notable Consent Agenda Items

Total of $7,170,787 of your money in proposed expenses

  • Item (a): $791,309 for 100 APX N70 Portable Radios, batteries, charging docks, antennas, and other necessary accessories for the Police Department
  • Item (b): $1,029,274 for 2 Sewer Combo Trucks
  • Item (f): $3,283,537  for Stop Loss Insurance 2024 for Human Resources

Review City Council agendas and minutes here.