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Lasater ranch was at one time 380,000 acres making it one of the biggest in the United States

This is Falfurrias, Texas

Falfurrias is the county seat of Brooks County, Texas, United States. The town is named for founder Edward Cunningham Lasater's ranch, La Mota de Falfurrias. In 1893, the Falfurrias ranch was one of the largest in Texas at some 350,000 acres.

The city is centered around the intersection of U.S. Highway 281 and State Highway 285 and is approximately 81 miles southwest of Corpus Christi, 90 miles southeast of Laredo, and 36 miles south of Alice. Population was 6,200 as of 2010.


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Agenda Special Meeting 11/24/14

City of Falfurrias

 
Lamar D. Martinez Sr., Mayor
Letty Garza, Mayor Pro-Tem                                                      
David Longoria, Alderman                                                                       
Manuel Perez Jr., Alderman                                                                     
Mae Saenz, Alderwoman                                                                               
Roberto J. Villarreal, Alderman                                                                           
 
Noel Bernal, City Administrator
Melinda Garza, City Clerk
Ricardo H. Soliz, Municipal Judge                                                                             
Ramiro Gonzalez, Chief of Police
Roberto Gomez, City Foreman
Homer Mora, City Attorney
 
         
NOTICE is hereby given of a SPECIAL MEETING, of the City Council, for the City of Falfurrias, County of Brooks, State of Texas, to be held on MONDAY, November 24, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at: Falfurrias Police Department Conference Room at 205 E. Allen St. Falfurrias, Texas 78355 for the purpose of considering the following numbered items.
 
If during the course of this Council Meeting, the City Council should determine that a closed meeting or executive session of the Council is required, such closed meeting or executive session will be conducted during or soon after the commencement of the meeting covered by this notice. This closed meeting or executive session will follow the guidelines and subject matter as set forth under Title 5, Chapter 551, of Texas Government Code and an Amendments thereto.
 
  • ITEM 1.) CALL TO ORDER AND CERTIFICATION OF A QUORUM:
  • ITEM 2.) CITIZEN COMMENTS: This is the opportunity for visitors and guests to address the City Council on any issue. City Council may not discuss any presented issue, nor may any action be taken on any issue at this time. (Attorney General Opinion – JC 0169)
 
NEW BUSINESS
  
  • ITEM 3.) CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE ACTION CONCERING – To discuss comprehensive employee compensation study and implementation alternatives. 
  • ITEM 4.) CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE ACTION CONCERING – To discuss and possibly approved job descriptions as recommended in comprehensive classification study.
  • ITEM 5.) BRIEFING, DISCUSSION, AND DIRECTION CONCERNING: To discuss City goals and objectives. 
  • ITEM 6.) NEWS AND INFORMATION – (Non-Action Items) 
  • ITEM 7.) ADJOURN.
    
Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who need assistance should contact 
Melinda Garza, City Clerk, at (361)-325-2420 two days prior to the meetings so appropriate arrangements may be made.
 
The undersigned officers certify that the foregoing notice was posted this 21st day of November, 2014 on the Bulletin Board at the City Hall Building.
 
 
____________________________
Letty Garza, Mayor Pro-Tem
City of Falfurrias                   
 
                                                     
Attest:
 
_____________________________
Melinda Garza, City Clerk
 
 
This is to certify that this Agenda was posted on the glass front door of the City Hall office at _______P.M._______________, 2014
 
 
 
Signed: __________________
 
 
Title: ____________________
 
 

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