Comal County Commissioners Court Agenda March 5, 2015



NOTICE is hereby given that a REGULAR meeting of COMMISSIONERS COURT will be held on Thursday, March 05, 2015 at 8:30 AM in the Commissioners Courtroom, 100 Main Plaza, New Braunfels, Texas. You may visit our website at for agenda postings.
Before each regular session will be an invocation and pledges to the flags. All persons in attendance are invited to participate or not at their own personal discretion.



The following subjects will be discussed, considered, and acted upon:

1. Approve Claims.


1. Presentation of the Public Health January 2015 Report.

2. Reports by County Staff and Elected Officials on items of Community interest.

3. Citizens’ Comments. (Citizens’ Comments are limited to three minutes per person. Pursuant to the Texas Open Meetings Act, the Court is limited in its ability to respond to Citizens’ Comments.)


2. Discuss and consider approval of proposed signage for the James C. Curry Nature Center and authorize the County Engineer’s Office to place signage accordingly. (Pct. 1)

3. Discuss and consider approval of the Interlocal Cost Sharing Agreement between Comal County, Texas and Guadalupe County, Texas regarding the Dry Comal Creek Flood Retarding Structure Project and authorize County Judge to sign.

4. Discuss and consider approval of Resolution #2015-07 - Approving the Submission of Grant Application to the Office of the Governor, Criminal Justice Division for the Funding of the Comal County Accountability Court.

5. Remove from the Table of February 26, 2014: Discuss and consider approval of job description for the Public Information Officer position.

6. Discuss and consider approval of title change and reclassification of the HR Loss Control Coordinator (E3) position to Executive Office Manager/Loss Control Coordinator (E5) position at a salary of $46,632.27, and corresponding Budget amendment.


In accordance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code, Subchapter D, Commissioners Court may convene in a closed session to discuss any of the following items; any final action or vote taken will be in public.

(A) Deliberate and consider the purchase, exchange, lease or value of real property, in accordance with Section 551.072, of the Texas Government Code.

(B) Deliberate issues regarding economic development negotiations in accordance with Section 551.087, of the Texas Government Code.

(C) Deliberate pending/ contemplated litigation, settlement offer(s), and matters concerning privileged and unprivileged client information deemed confidential by Rule 1.05 of the Texas Disciplinary Rules of Professional Conduct in accordance with Section 551.071, of the Texas Government Code.

NOTE: Commissioners Court reserves the right to retire into executive session concerning any of the items listed on this Agenda whenever it is considered necessary and legally justified under the Open Meetings Act (Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code).

NOTE: Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aids or services such as interpreters for persons who are deaf or hearing impaired, readers, or large print, are requested to contact the Commissioners Court Office at 221-1107 at least two (2) days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.