Comal County Commissioners Court Agenda JAnuary 25, 2018



NOTICE is hereby given that a REGULAR meeting of COMMISSIONERS COURT will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 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.

2. Proclamation Recognizing Bill Waechter for his Almost 3 Decades of Volunteer Service to Emergency Service District No. 6 in Comal County.


1. 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. Recognition of Employees for years of service to Comal County.

3. Update by the Edwards Aquifer Authority on the effort to canvass wells in Comal County.

4. Presentation by the Comal County Emergency Service Districts on the administration and operation of their respective districts.

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


3. Discuss and consider granting Temporary Right-of-Entry to Vickrey and Associates, Inc. on behalf of TXDOT on County owned property located near the intersection of FM 2252 and Bracken Drive, and authorize County Judge to sign.

4. Discuss and consider approval of Tax Assessor-Collector’s Monthly Collection Report – December 2017.

5. Discuss and Consider Approval of Treasurer's Monthly Report for December 2017.

6. Discuss and consider approval of Catapult Onsite Services Agreement Amendment and Scheduling Addendum and authorize County Judge to sign.


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.

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