The City will consider the following agenda items at the Houston City Council meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 5, 2018, in the City Hall Chamber at 9:00 AM. The agenda items include multiple recommendations from Houston Public Works regarding various projects involving the City’s water line system. The agenda items also include the authorization of a petroleum pipeline easement, the consideration of an amendment to the Sanitary Sewer Service Agreement between the City and two MUDs, and improvements of three school playgrounds.
The City will consider the following agenda items at the Houston City Council meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 28, 2018, in the City Hall Chamber at 9:00 AM. The agenda items include multiple recommendations from Houston Public Works for the appropriation of payments and final contract amounts to multiple contractors and organizations for various work projects and fees. The agenda items also include additional funding for Waste Mangement of Texas, Inc., the declaration that the Houston City Charter be amended as a result of the passage of Proposition A, the addition of land to multiple utility districts throughout the City, and multiple ordinances seeking appropriations out of the Water & Sewer System Consolidated Construction Fund for various projects throughout the City.
Monday, November 12, 2018, was the first day that Texas legislators and legislators-elect could begin filing bills for the upcoming regular session, which will last for 140 days from Tuesday, January 8, 2019 to Monday, May 27, 2019. Texas legislators may continue filing bills until Friday, March 8, 2019, which is the deadline for the unrestricted filing of bills and joint resolutions other than local bills, emergency appropriations, and emergency matters submitted by the governor. The 86th Texas Legislature has filed the following bills pertaining to environmental issues throughout the state.