City council to swear in incumbent
Robert Vinyard will be sworn in for another term of office on the Borger City Council.This action will take place during the council’s regular meeting, set for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in the city council chambers of City Hall, 600 North Main.The council will canvass the returns of a city officer’s election held May 14, 2011, and will act on a resolution canvassing the returns and declaring the results of the election. The oath of office will be then administered to Vinyard, along with the statement of elected officer, and the Certificate of Election will be presented to Vinyard.In other business, the council will act on the Canadian River Municipal Water Authority’s “Notice of Intention to Issue Subordinate Lien Contract Revenue Bonds, Series 2011” and the Sanitary Sewer Dedication Agreement between Harvey Tire Company, Riddle’s Welding, and the City of Borger.A time for questions and comments from citizens will be held. Citizens who have indicated their desire to speak to the City Council will be heard at this time. In compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act, unless the subject matter is on the agenda, City Council members are prevented from acting on the subject and may respond only with statements of factual information or existing city policy; however, City Council members may refer the person making the comment to a staff member or request city staff to place the subject matter on the future open meeting agenda. Citizens are limited to three (3) minutes for their presentation to the City Council.