February 23rd, 2021

The Nixon City Council will convene in an Emergency Meeting pursuant to Texas Government Code Section 551.045 on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. at the Aphne Pattillo Public Library, 401 North Nixon Avenue, Nixon, Texas 78140. The Order of Business will be:



Call to order

Roll Call

Invocation and Pledge


Citizens to be Heard – (This time is provided for citizens to address the Council on issues and concerns. No action can or will be taken on issues raised under this portion of the meeting. Please limit your marks to a period not to exceed three (3) minutes. We ask that you approach the council and state your name and address for the record).  Pursuant to HB 2840 (codified in Texas Government Code Section 551.007), all attending citizens who wish to comment on specific agenda items must sign up to do so prior to the start of the meeting and indicate which agenda item the citizen wishes to comment on.  Said public comment on agenda items shall occur once the agenda item is reached during the meeting, but PRIOR to City Council deliberating the matter.  A time limit of three (3) minutes shall be observed by all commenting citizens.


  1. Discussion / Possible Action on extending and/or modifying the Mayor’s Declaration of State of Emergency of February 16th, 2021 due to extreme winter weather in the City of Nixon, Texas.


EXECUTIVE SESSION: The Nixon City Council may convene into executive (closed) session in accordance with the Texas Government Code when necessary and legally justified. Any item on this agenda may be discussed in executive session if authorized by Texas Law regardless of whether it is listed under “Executive Session” of this agenda, and regardless of any past or current practice of the City Council. Executive Sessions herein are closed meetings, and may include the consideration of any item otherwise listed on the agenda plus any subject matter specified in the executive session notice, and may include items under the Texas Government Code as follows: Section 551.071 (Consultation with Attorney regarding contemplated or pending litigation, a settlement officer or administrative hearing); Section 551.072 (Deliberations regarding Real Property); Section 551.073 (Deliberations about Gifts & Donations); Section 551.074 (Personnel Matters); Section 551.076 (Deliberation about Security Devices);  Section 551.086 (Deliberations regarding Municipally Owned Utility); and Section 551.087 (Deliberations regarding Economic Development Negotiation).”


  1. Adjourn


This Notice of Emergency Meeting was posted for public viewing in City Hall in Nixon, Texas, a place convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times and was posted on February 22nd, 2021, at 5:00 p.m., and remained posted for a minimum of one (1) hour preceding the scheduled time of the Emergency Meeting pursuant to the Texas Government Code Section 551.045.



Deborah M. Bustamente

City Secretary

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