Actions by the City Council for July 7, 2009
Ordinance providing for Comprehensive Plan Amendment from suburban use to auto-urban
use and rezoning request by Jose and Maria Cantu. Property was Lot 25B in the 281
Estates Subdivision located at 903 Orange Avenue.
Ordinance for special use permit for consumption of alcohol requested by Reymundo
Trevi'96o. Permit is for a night club at Trevi'96os Restaurant located at 1500 N.
Variance to Unified Development Code for Alegria Subdivision, Santa Cruz Gardens
Subdivision located at south side of Benito Ramirez Road. Requested by NAIN
Ordinance for the Final Project Plan and Reinvestment Zone Financing Plan in
connection with Reinvestment Zone No. 3.
Awarded bid for purchase and installation of handheld mobile citation issuing system
for the Edinburg Municipal Court. Authorized City Manager to negotiate a contract
with as yet unnamed firm.
Authorized the purchase of Opticom GPS Intersection System from Consolidated Traffic
Controls, Inc. for the amount of $38,725.
Authorized City Manager to advertise for request of qualifications for a future
downtown revitalization plan.
Approved change order No. 5 for Bid No. 2008-36, Paving and Drainage Improvements
for Canton Rd. Amount increased by $92,674.36.
Approved a resolution for an interlocal agreement with Hidalgo County in connection
with Reinvestment Zone No. 3
Approved a resolution and agreement between the City of Edinburg, EEDC, and Edinburg
Texas Local Government Corporation in connection with Reinvestment Zone No. 3.
Authorized the City Manager to enter into a Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between
the City and Hidalgo County for the installation of bus shelters.
Authorized a Change Order No.1 for Bid No. 2009-26, Cell Construction at the
Edinburg Regional Sanitary Landfill by $61,134
Authorized City Manager to enter into an Engineering Agreement between the City and
Golder Associates Inc., to provide second phase semi-annual sampling, analysis and
monitoring to the Edinburg Regional Sanitary Landfill.
Authorized City Manager to execute MOE between the Texas Forest Service and Regional
Incident Management team member and City to delineate responsibilities under the
Texas Emergency Management Plan.
Approved Change Order No. 1 for Bid No. 2009-46 for Sugar Road Paving and Drainage
improvement increasing amount by $30,550
Approved Transfer of Funds in FY 2008-2009 budget:
Human Services: FROM Communications/Telephone; Office
Equipment/Furniture;Professional Services;Food; Wearing Apparel; and Dues and
Subscriptions TO Part-time salaries in the amount of $4,485
Los Lagos: From Motor Vehicle Fuel account TO Water and Sanitary Sewer Account in
the amount of $21,000