Council to act on sewer project

The Borger City Council will be acting on a sewer project at its upcoming meeting.The meeting is set for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, in the city council chambers of Borger City Hall, 600 North Main.The council will consider and take appropriate action to award a bid for the Third Street Sanitary Sewer Project. Information on this project will be presented by Scott Honeyfield of Parkhill, Smith, and Cooper.Action will also be taken on an interlocal agreement for electronic voting machines between the Borger Independent School District, Borger Junior College District, Hutchinson County Hospital District, and the City of Borger. Information on the agreement will be presented by City Manager Eddie Edwards.The council will act on the 2011 Borger Police Department Racial Profiling report, which will be presented by Bruce Roberts of BPD.Action will be taken on expenditures for the first half of February 2012, and minutes for the council’s first regular February meeting.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.