June 20, 2017 – 1:30
CONSENT AGENDA: ALL ITEMS MARKED WITH A SINGLE ASTERISK (*) ARE PART OF THE CONSENT
REQUIRE NO DELIBERATION BY THE COMMISSIONERS COURT. ANY
COMMISSIONERS COURT MEMBER MAY REMOVE AN
ITEM FROM THIS AGENDA TO BE CONSIDERED SEPARATELY.
In accordance with the provisions of the Americans
with Disabilities Act (ADA), persons in need of a special
accommodation to participate in this proceeding shall,
within three (3) days prior to any proceeding contact the
County Judge’s office at 722 Moody, Galveston, Texas
77550 (409) 766-2244.
REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING
speaker whose subject matter as submitted relates to an identifiable item of
business on this agenda will be requested by the County Judge or other
presiding court members to come to the podium where they will be limited to
three minutes (3). A speaker whose subject matter as submitted does not relate
to an identifiable item of business on this agenda will be limited to three
minutes (3) and will be allowed to speak before the meeting is adjourned.
Please arrive prior to the meeting and sign in with the County Clerk.
The Galveston County Commissioners Court
may recess into closed meeting (Executive Session) on any item listed on this
agenda if the Executive Session is authorized under the Open Meetings Act
pursuant to one or more the following exceptions: Tex. Gov’t Code §§
551.071 (consultation with attorney), 551.072 (deliberation regarding real
property), 551.073 (deliberation regarding a prospective gift or donation),
551.074 (personnel matters), 551.0745 (personnel matters affecting County
advisory body), 551.076 (deliberation regarding security devices or security
audits), and/or 551.087 (deliberations regarding economic development
negotiations). The Presiding Officer of the Commissioners Court shall
announce the basis for the Executive Session prior to recessing into Executive
Session. However, the Commissioners Court may only enter into the
Executive Session on any agenda item for which a separate Executive Session has
not been separately posted if, prior to conducting the Executive Session, a
majority of the Commissioners Court votes to go into Executive Session.
This motion requirement does not apply to any agenda item that has been
previously noticed to constitute or include an Executive Session.