Plano City Council Preview - Shelby Williams

Plano City Council Preview – May 28th, 2024 (Runoff Election Day)

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Today is Memorial Day, where we remember the fallen. Today is not for honoring our living veterans, but rather those who died in service to our country. Tomorrow is the runoff election day. I will be poll greeting most of the day for my campaign for Collin County Republican Party Chair, then I’ll attend the cou

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 councilcomments@plano.gov. The council meeting will be live-streamed on PlanoTV.org and on the City of Plano Facebook page.

 

Executive Session (starts at 5:00 PM)

(Review agenda here)

  • Legal advice
    • First Amendment on government-owned property
    • Criminal tresspass, disorderly conduct, and disrupting a public meeting Penal Code offenses

 

Preliminary Open Meeting (after Executive Session ends)

(Review agenda here)

  • 2025 Bond Referendum Update – Citizen Committee and Preliminary Project List
  • Discussion and direction re: Zoning/Subdivision Ordinance Stakeholder Committee
  • Compensation Philosophy & Structure Study
  • Retail Revitalization Program Update
  • Discussion and direction re the use of hotel/motel occupancy tax for grants and events
  • Council appointments to various boards, commissions, committees, and organizations

 

Regular Meeting (starts at 7:00 PM)

(Review agenda here) Notable Consent Agenda items are at the bottom of this post.

  • Proclamation: Plano Public Library Summer Reading Kick-off is June 1, 2024

 

Comments of Public Interest: at the end of every meeting, anyone can speak for up to three minutes by Zoom, with 30 total minutes allotted for this segment.

 

Items for Individual Consideration

  • Item (1): zoning request by Liberty Mutual Plano to amend Planned Development-64-Central Business-1 to modify development standards for mid-rise residential on 137.3 acres of land located at the northwest corner of the Dallas North Tollway and Headquarters Drive

 

Notable Consent Agenda Items

Total of $2,494,130 of your money in proposed expenses

  • Item (d): $1,866,670 for Alley Reconstruction – Sunflower Lane, Sun Meadows Street, Cherrywood Lane, Sandpiper Circle, Winding Brook Drive, Oak Shores Drive, and Westmoreland Drive
  • Item (f): to accept $606,500 from the North Texas Municipal Water District for sanitary sewer easements and temporary construction easements for the 121 Force Main Project

 

Review City Council agendas and minutes here.