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Council approves all items from Tuesday's agenda

Written by Bobby Vasquez. Posted in News

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Following last night’s National Night Out festivities, Deer Park City Council returned to City Hall for its regular agenda meeting. During the meeting, unanimously passed all items on its agenda. The next regular council meeting is Oct. 17.

Deer Park City Council unanimously passed all items on its agenda Tuesday evening.

During this meeting, council approved an agreement with Texas Department of Public Safety for construction, maintenance, and operations of safety lighting systems on State Hwy 225 from Beltway 8 eastward to Battleground Road; and the purchase from Vaught Services, LLC, through the The Interlocal Purchasing System to perform the rehabilitation of a 24-inch Storm Sewer Line on Eastwind Drive.

Also, council referred to the Planning and Zoning Commission to request amending the zoning ordinance to allow heliports or helistops as an accessory use for medical facilities in commercial districts via a specific use permit.

In other business, council will also approved ordinances appointing four persons to each of the Crime Control and Prevention District; the Fire Control, Prevention and Emergency Medical Services District; and the Deer Park Community Development Corporation.

The names submitted to the CCPD are Ray Landers, George Pinder, Craig O’Sullivan and Diana Taylor. For the FCPEMSD, the members are Charlie Johnson, Greg Bridges, John Green and Eddie Brashier. For the DPCDC, the persons are Sue Mauk, Scott Sotello, Doug Burgess and Georgette Ford.

Each of the persons listed is appointed for two-year terms, pending council approval.