JUNE 28, 2011  7:00 P.M.
Allen City Hall
305 Century Parkway
Allen, Texas 75013

Call to Order and Announce a Quorum is Present.
Pledge of Allegiance.
Public Recognition.
  1. Citizens' Comments.  [The City Council invites citizens to speak to the Council on any topic not on the agenda or not already scheduled for Public Hearing. Prior to the meeting, please complete a "Public Meeting Appearance Card" and present it to the City Secretary. The time limit is three minutes per speaker, not to exceed a total of fifteen minutes for all speakers.]
Consent Agenda.  [Routine Council business. Consent Agenda is approved by a single majority vote. Items may be removed for open discussion by a request from a Councilmember or member of staff.]
Approve Minutes of the June 14, 2011, Regular Meeting.

Adopt an Ordinance Amending the Code of Ordinances, Chapter 9 – Motor Vehicles and Traffic, Section 9-137(b), in Order to Modify the School Zone for Chandler Elementary.

Consider a Resolution Authorizing the City Manager to Apply to the Collin County Parks and Open Space Funding Assistance Program for Design of the Cottonwood Creek Hike & Bike Trail.

Authorize the City Manager to Execute a Contract with Gordon Huether and Partners in the Amount of $180,000 for the Final Design and Installation of Artistic Elements as Part of the Exchange Parkway Median Enhancement Project, and Establish a Project Budget of $209,983.

  6. Approval of the Recommendations from the Tax Increment Financing Reinvestment Zone Number One (Garden District) Board of Directors Relating to Payments from the TIF Fund.

Receive the Summary of Property Tax Collections as of May, 2011.

  8. Receive the Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Status Reports.
Regular Agenda.
  9. Conduct a Public Hearing and Adopt an Ordinance to Create Planned Development District PD No. 107, with a Base Zoning District of Community Facilities CF for a Church, located on 27.328± acres situated in Abstract No. 1026, Henry Wetzel Survey, Collin County, Texas, at the northwest corner of Trinity Drive and Greenville Avenue/State Highway 5. [St. Jude Catholic Church]
Other Business.


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Items of Interest.  [Council announcements regarding local civic and charitable events, meetings, fundraisers, and awards.]

Executive Session. (As needed)
  Legal, Section 551.071.
As authorized by Section 551.071(2) of the Texas Government Code, the Workshop Meeting and/or the Regular Agenda may be Convened into Closed Executive Session for the Purpose of Seeking Confidential Legal Advice from the City Attorney on any Agenda Item Listed Herein.
  (Closed to Public as Provided in the Texas Government Code.)

Reconvene and Consider Action on Items Discussed during Executive Session.

This notice was posted at Allen City Hall, 305 Century Parkway, Allen, Texas, at a place convenient and readily accessible to the public at all times. Said notice was posted on Friday, June 24, 2011, at 5:00 p.m..
  Shelley B. George, City Secretary  
Allen City Hall is wheelchair accessible. Access to the building and special parking are available at the entrance facing Century Parkway. Requests for sign interpreters or special services must be received forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting time by calling the City Secretary at 214.509.4105.